poe switch

  1. R

    Fanless PoE Switch

    We currently have a Trendnet TPE-S160 PoE switch which has a fan that is always running. I considered replacing the fan with a quieter model but I would prefer the replace it with no fan at all. I did quite a big of research but couldn't find anything great. It will go into a rack so it should...
  2. K

    PoE Camera Camera Switch

    Has anyone connected a PoE camera switch up link port to the Ethernet port of a router set up as a signal extender. If you have, what were your results? A diagram of what I have in mind is attached.
  3. tt7878

    use a poe splitter to power a POE tp-link poe switch

    Can I use something like this to power a tp-link POE switch ? So I can power 4 ip camera from one wire.
  4. M

    Integrated PoE ports in NVR?

    Where in the product specifications would it be shown If an NVR needs a separate PoE switch to power the cameras? For example, I need a hybrid HDCVI DVR and was looking at the Dahua X82B2A; looking at the spec sheet, it's I'm not sure if has integrated PoE ports (but I suspect it does not)...
  5. polydactic

    PoE switch *powered* by PoE — does such a thing exist?

    This isn't a BI question per se, but that's what I use for all three of my cams (power use lol) — hopefully soon to be four — and couldn't think of anywhere else to ask this. So — I have a hardware/power issue. The short of it is: Two of the three cameras (and if possible, three or four of...
  6. F

    Cat5e or Cat6 for IP Cameras at long distances?

    I'm looking for some advice about pro's/con's of cat5e versus cat6 for long distance runs to IP cameras. The distance from the network room to the furthest camera is approximately 450 feet (137 meters). There are several IP cameras at this distance. We are organizing to use Dahua 4MP cameras...
  7. K

    Managed POE Switch Recommendations - Zyxel GS1900-8HP?

    Hi Experts, Long time lurker consuming the vast amounts of experience found here. I am currently running Blue Iris and 3 Amcrest 3MP domes off of an Amcrest 4 port POE switch. I plan on upgrading to multiple starlight cameras in the next month or so. My network runs are in disparate locations...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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.
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...