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poe switch

  1. J

    How do I choose a PoE switch for residential video security?

    This is for residential home 6 cameras 8MP/4K resolution I don't have a rack I looked at the Google sheet, and considering Amcrest, D-Link, HP, Mikrotik, Netgear, TP-Link, Ubiquiti. Ubiquiti seems to be the narrowed down choice because I don't have a rack. Not sure edgeswitch (es-8-150w) versus...
  2. TommyRay

    BI with ATT 4g LTE Hotspot limited to 10 devices

    Hey everyone, I'm new to the forum and was looking for some advise on specking out a video surveillance system for my home. I live in a very secluded area and have had a prowler coming around at night for a couple months now and I've got to catch this piece of crap before he robs me. I was...
  3. CAMM0

    No Signal Error 12002

    I have a problem where all of my cameras simultaneously go to no signal. I’ve ruled out my POE switch as I can still access all of my cameras individually outside of blue iris when it’s showing no signal. Only way to correct the issue is to reset the POE switch or restart my computer. I’m...
  4. N

    Laview 32 channel NVR w/ POE Switches Problem

    Good evening, I am hoping that someone in this forum can assist me. I am currently working on a 32 channel 4k install with a mix of bullet and dome cameras. I keep running into the problem of only seeing 1 camera on the POE gigabit network switches when I have all POE ports populated with...
  5. Irene Cadotte

    Advice on set-up - PoE switch selection

    Nevermind, obviously was wrong place to post this, going back to other site for help.... __ Hi there, I'm slowly trying to get a small 24/7 system together as I have funds. I bought a Lenovo ThinkCentre M73 (500 GB, Intel Core i3 4th Gen, 3.3 GHz, 4GB Ram) with Windows 10 Pro off of Ebay for...
  6. T

    need help please

    I'm very new to ip cameras and networking. I have two dahua ip cameras connected to my unmanaged poe switch. the switch is connected to my netgear router and PC. when i check my router for connected devices I only get one ip address for the cameras. so when I go to the web interface it shows one...
  7. automaton

    Neatgear PoE switch opinion (GS305P-100NAS)

    This PoE switch is on sale on amazon (Canada) for $70 CAD: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B01MRO4M73/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?tag=ipctk-20&smid=A3DWYIK6Y9EEQB&psc=1 Wondering if anyone has any experience or opinions on it. Looking to use it with 2x IPC-HDW5231R-ZE.
  8. Jim Pederson

    8 Port POE Switch

    @looney2ns I ordered this PoE switch: https://amzn.to/2Hsfzf7 It is only 10/100. Except for uplink. It got lost in transit. Amazon wants to refund my order and let me start over. So I get a second bite at the apple. Ideally, I want 8 port switch, gigabyte, active, and possibly managed. But...
  9. I

    Recommendations of a POE switch(4+ port) for home use

    Hi guys, as IP seems the standard to go and POE becomes a neat way to power the devices up, I wonder what POE switch for a home scenario you can recommend? Requirements: 4+ POE ports (at least 802.3af support?) - better 8 What standards should be supported? Are 15W output per port enough...
  10. Q

    add PoE camera with powerline adapter

    I have a Laview NVR set up. Ethernet port of NVR is connected to a powerline adapter. Everything works fine. I want to put another camera in the garage. The NVR is on the 2nd floor. I don't want to run Cat5 cable from garage to the 2nd floor. I thought that I could plug the camera into an...
  11. A

    POE Switch recommendation (20 ports or more) for a Blue Iris setup

    Hello, I am thinking of setting up Blue Iris (BI) for my in home IP camera management. I am looking for recommendations for a good POE switch with about 20 ports or more, so that I can connect my cameras to that switch, and then that switch to the computer running BI. Do you all have...
  12. just some dude

    Deal on poe switch!!!!

    So, I was looking around for a deal on a poe switch or two and ran into a great find! This is on Amazon, you'll see the price but drill into the "more purchase options" and I picked two of these up for less than $60 each as they are warehouse deals! Amazon.com: Linkskey 9-Port 10/100/1000 Mbps...
  13. C

    Why does no one set up their IP Cameras in this fashion?

    I am currently trying to set up some Dahua cameras using just a Laptop+Blue Iris connected to a POE Switch which is then connected to all the cameras (no router involved). Essentially, I am trying emulate an off the shelf NVR, where everything pertaining to video surveillance happens in its own...
  14. Mike K

    Witch Switch

    I'm down to selecting one of two switches for my system. The two choices are between these: NETGEAR ProSAFE GS110TP 8-Port PoE Gigabit Smart Managed Switch with 2 Gigabit SFP Ports 53w (GS110TP-200NAS) Or: UniFi Switch 8 (150W) Both of these look to have the same features with 8 POE...
  15. Y

    Mixing Workstation with IP Cam and NVR

    Hi Guys; I hope you can shed some light on my current situation right now, below is the connection diagram,( sorry for the crappy image). the problem i'm facing right now is that the cameras(with STATIC IP) connected to my POE switch, releases its IP from NVR and takes new IP from the ROUTER. i...
  16. B

    Home Run Cables - Need a solution

    I have a situation where it is becoming time prohibitive for me to run my cat6 cable all the way from my rack mounted switch to each camera on the other side of my attached garage. I am planning 4 cameras all on the outside. I am assuming I don't need make complicated home runs all the way...