1. AveryFreeman

    Does Dahua NVR make the phone app work any better?

    Hey, I'm just curious if anyone who has the Dahua NVR has noticed if having an NVR gives the phone app better functionality/new features vs using it directly with cameras? Specifically - I've noticed Hikvision IVMS-4500 and Milestone phone apps both have multiple live feeds when you first open...
  2. AveryFreeman

    Looking for similar features to Wyze cameras in a conventional Camera+NVR setup

    Hey, So I have this friend, he really likes his Wyze cameras, mainly because they're cheap, easy to stick up + move, and he really likes the software's features Problem is, he's got like 50 of them on his Wifi, and they're starting to cause issues with some of his portable credit card machines...
  3. J

    Nexxt NVR ports don't turn on (green LED) for Dahua Poe cameras

    I have a Nexxt NVR unit (Xpy 1280-HD) with 8-channels and it comes packaged with 4 PoE cameras. Used it for a few months. Now I bought 4 more PoE cameras from Dahua (a totally different company/brand). model: Dahua IPC-HFW2439S-SA-LED-S2: IPC-HFW2439S-SA-LED-S2 They don't seem to power on at...
  4. maicol07

    Help with external NVR cameras URL

    Hi, I have an Herospeed NVR with several cameras attached through PoE ports. I can see all the cameras via the NVR web interface but I wouold like to setup them in another LAN app via HTTP, RTSP or ONVIF. I've tried some URLs found online but none worked. Do you know what I can use to do this or...
  5. E

    UNV NVR camera network

    I recently bought a UNV NVR for my home and 8 UNV IP cameras. The UNV NVR is putting the cameras on the network. My main home network however uses network. Is there any reason to put the cameras on the same network or would leaving them on an entirely different network...
  6. wopi82

    Review of Dahua NVR5208-8P-4KS2E + Dahua HFW7842H-Z cooperation

    I hate to hear my recorded voice. And my spoken language really sucks. Just turn down the volume if you can't stand it ;)
  7. I

    What NVR for Dahua TiOC cameras (ideally with live backup to Synology NAS)

    Hi all, I have six cameras, two on the main house and four on an outbuilding. Mix of: Dahua DH-IPC-HDW3549H-AS-PV WizSense TiOC Grey Outdoor HD PoE Turret IP Camera w/ 2.8mm Lens, 30m Full Colour, Audio & Alarm (5 MP) Dahua DH-IPC-HFW3549T1-AS-PV WizSense TiOC Outdoor HD PoE Bullet IP Camera...
  8. aPpLeS

    Legit hikvision nvr to suit Australian region?

    Hi guys, I'm hoping to buy this nvr off ebay. New in the box. One photo is the label on the box and the another underneath the nvr. Just need the green light from you knowledgeable peeps. Really appreciate the help. Thank you
  9. G

    Connecting Wyze V2 via RTSP to Lorex NVR

    I have an 8 channel Lorex kit featuring a N841 NVR and 4 E891AB cameras. Considering I have 4 open slots left in my NVR and I have a few Wyze V2 cams around I decided to try and use RTSP to forward the stream to my Lorex NVR. I was able to successfully do this by going to my Lorex settings...
  10. Bizentech

    Mac User (and most clients are)... Cannot view live stream, full screen, via web page (chrome, safari, firefox, etc) Hikvision NVR

    Hello all, I have tried everything to help my clients view their video feed via the web page. It actually works when viewing all cameras at once on sub stream. but the moment they select just one camera and "blow it up" full screen, sub or main, all is seen is a gray screen and no video...
  11. Jb2644

    Amcrest NVR with other brands

    I wish I’d discovered this site before building my security system. Thank you to everyone for sharing their knowledge. I was wondering if anyone has experience with using non-Amcrest cameras on their Amcrest NVR. I have 3 Amcrest POE cameras, 2 smart home Amcrest + the Amcrest doorbell, and...
  12. O

    Needing a quick answer please. Sorry for such a question

    I need an 8 channel nvr with hard drive installed and 4 good dome cameras POE. can anyone recommend a good all around setup for $800-$1000. Ive read and read and so many brands and many seem the same 4k looks good but is it more practical to get more 1080 cameras that are cheaper to cover more...
  13. S

    Newbie question - Is it sensible to use an NVR for recording images from remote IP Cameras or should I use an alternative method?

    Apologies in advance for asking such a simple question but I have 5 Hikvision cameras at different remote sites all with different (No-ip) IP addresses and I'd like to store any images off site. I have iVMS-4500 and Hik-Connect on my Android phone as well as iVMS-4200 Client on my PC...
  14. Bizentech

    Having trouble using AXIS protocol on NVR

    Hello all, I am having trouble using the AXIS camera protocol on a Hikvision NVR (newest firmware) I can get the axis camera to work using the ONVIF protocol, but since the camera is a fisheye, I need to capture the panoramic stream which is the second stream. If I try using stream/channel...
  15. S

    Need to replace Qsee NVR. Suggestions please!

    Hi, I have a QSEE system (KBCN1.1 NVR with 4 5MP bullet cameras). Since QSEE shut its shop, I am unable to view camera recordings remotely so want to get the NVR replaced. Could someone share some cheap alternatives? Also is it possible to install someone else's firmware and keep using it...
  16. J

    Servicing systems

    Hello all new guy here. My question is this, why am I seeing such a ridiculously high return for service tickets coming across my desk? Ive installed DVRs and NVRs for a few years now but ever since dalhua and Hikvision have come around it seems like my phone rings two to three times a day...
  17. S

    General newbie question about NVR's for remote captures of Hikvision cameras before purchase

    I own 5 Hikvision cameras (soon to be expanded), 1 at each different property with different IP addresses and am looking for a way to view and store the data at home miles away. I'm totally new to NVR's and am trying to understand the technology. Could I ask for advise please on - 1 Each of the...
  18. W

    Hikvision NVR - Global Scheduling (Multiple NVR's)

    Hi All, I am looking for some guidance regarding the scheduling on Hikvision NVR's ie setting up a schedhule for the smart alarms - specifically the times the NVR is set to active/non-active. I work for a security company and we have in excess of 100 Hikvision NVR's we monitor (the model we...
  19. A

    NVR4216-16P-I internal switch adresses

    Hello, I have most on my cameras connected to 192.x.x.0 subnet, and 6 of them connected to NVR's internal PoE switch on 10.x.x.0. I want to change their adresses to ones from 192.x.x.0. Should I change switch adress in NETWORK>SWITCH, and then change camera adresses from CAMERA>REMOTE DEVICE, or...
  20. F

    Hikvision NVR DS-7716ni-i4/16p Bricked

    Hi, install the latest firmware to Hikvision NVR DS-7716ni-i4/16p (NVR_K51_BL_ML_STD_V4.40.015_200616) this worked without problems for 2 days, on the third day Nvr disappeared from the map, I have tried TFTP (ip- etc... without any result, my nvr was on firmware 3.4.92 before...
  21. S

    FTP storage for various types of IP cameras at different locations

    I have a number of IP cameras at different locations both for security and to monitor wildlife around the garden. The cameras are pretty basic like eg Foscam C1's and other generic makes but although most of them have SD card storage, I'd really like to be able to FTP to a central storage from...
  22. D

    Factory Reset NVR - 'No Link' Appearing on Feed - Hikvision NVR (16 PoE Cameras) - Not Sure How to View Cameras on SADP

    Hi there, Context We've had a Hikvision NVR (DS-7616NI-I2/16) for some years now. It was set up by a Hikvision dealer here in the country (Ireland). It was working fine for 5 years, (didn't even need to input the password for that long) that is until recently. It just so happened that the...
  23. D

    Dahua Camera vs NVR motion sensor area and other recording parameter precedence

    Hi I have been running my system for a couple of years now, and its a real pain when I need to find an event, even though I run 24/7. I can log into each camera individually, and in each camera's firmware I am able to set many parameters, including the motion sensor area, recording framerate...
  24. Moyeen

    Planning to buy NVR any suggestion and brand

    Planning to buy NVR any suggestion and brand? what I should avoid purchasing? Thanks
  25. M

    Dahua DHI-NVR5216-4KS2 web live split screen

    Hey guys. I am fighting with issue on Dahua NVR in topic. I have more than 4 cameras but cant get them in Live page all at once... What I am doing wrong? I am using mac, chrome, dahua version V4.001.0000003.0, Build Date: 27-07-2020
  26. voidtemp7

    Dahua NVR limits number of cameras. How to overcome?

    Hello! I have Dahua NVR NVR4104-P-4KS2 https://www.dahuasecurity.com/products/All-Products/Network-Recorders/Lite-Series/NVR4-Series/1HDD/NVR4104/4108-P-4KS2 I always thought that "4 Channel" means 4 ports on a back panel (built-in switch). And that I can add any other number of cameras on a...
  27. P

    nvr or synology

    hi guys, need some advice. I need to install 4 cameras and have a push notifications if motion is detected after working hours, and need store 7-8 months of footage. all cams will be wired, price is important :)
  28. E

    NVR push problem

    Hi, I don't receive IVS push notification from NVR to my iphone with app DMSS I've this hardware: NVR NVR4108-P-4KS2 firmware V4.001.0000003.0, Data della build: 27-07-2020 3 IPC-HDW2231R-ZS camera 1 IPC-HDW5231R-Z camera IVS alarm are recognised from the nvr, but push to phone doesn't work...
  29. X

    Dahua integration in Google Hub

    Hi all, I am quite new in to this all and hope you van advise me. So i have a dahua nvr4116-4ks2 along with a IPC-HDW2431T-AS-S2. Within my home i have also a Google Hub and would love to stream the video from the selected camera on to the hub. After long searching i found out that the...
  30. D

    NVR/IPCam Package That Supports Remote Viewing over LAN (With no Internet access)

    Hi everyone! First post here. I've been browsing the forums for a year or so now as I planned my transition away from an Arlo camera setup to a PoE IP Cam setup. I've read through many of the starter guides, talked to support at a few IP cam companies, and still haven't been able to find the...