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    Dear Threaders I got an issue with 7 out of 64 IP Cameras I've installed into my hotel. these 7 cables are not able to pass the POE to the camera properly. I've checked to install POE Injector to camera end, it worked. but the other cameras are working properly through POE Supporting Switches...
  2. L

    Why is it so hard to find affordable in-wall outdoor POE cams?

    So I’ve been looking for a while now and while I have seen a few options, most seem overly expensive for low quality or suboptimal specs. What I want: - 8mp - In-wall and flush-mounted - POE - 90 minimum viewing angle - Adjustable viewing angle - IRCut filter - Integrated IR LEDs -...
  3. S

    Dahua 59225 PTZ power problem

    I have a new 59225U-HNI, Mikrotik POE switch CRS112-8P-4S-IN (it supports both 802.3af and 802.3at). I also have the 48V power adapter needed for af/at POE. The camera is 45m away (~148ft) with the same amount of cable - Lanmark (by Nexans) Cat6 AWG24 F1/UTP, with cat6 shielded connectors...
  4. N

    Nanostation M5 with Hikvision Cameras

    Hello, I’ve done a lot of reading online on the ubnt website and other websites as well and I can’t seem to find the answer that I’m looking for so I’m really hoping you guys can help me out! My question is how many Nanostation's would I need to link up 3 cameras, from about 120 feet away from...
  5. S

    Newbie: Recommendation for Managed PoE Switch

    Hi All, New visitor to IPCT! I'm planning to install a few IP/PoE cams at my home. I'm planning to connect all the cams in their own VLAN so that I can filter out-bound internet traffic from the cameras (based on my preliminary knowledge). My understanding is that this can be achieved by a...
  6. S

    YooSee SD-M5 doorbell: 1080p, PoE, RTSP, Onvif, only $66

    Hi, I think this is a new doorbell from YooSee (model SD-M5) and on paper it looks too good to be true: 1080p app controlled smart doorbell camera PoE wireless Wi-Fi AC 8-24V DC 9-36V built-in PIR motion sensor Yoosee app Yoosee 1080p smart video doorbell/intercom HD camera wireless/Wi-Fi...
  7. A

    Hikvision DS-2CD2122FWD-IS not powering on via PoE

    Hi, I just received a new camera; this is my first install ever. I'm able to turn on and activate the camera via the DC adapter but am unable to turn it on through PoE. I think I have an idea why it is not turning on but want to confirm that it is not an issue with the PoE hardware on the...
  8. A

    DS-2CD2125FWD-I power fault

    Hi folks, So I've just installed a large setup all Hikvision, mainly using DS-2CD2125FWD-I cameras. All powered from PoE either from the back of the NVR (DS-7732NI-K4/16P) or via a separate PoE switch to add more than 16 cameras to the setup. All worked great for a week, then one went off...
  9. A

    Hikvision DS-7732NI-K4/16P NVR 17+ cameras

    Hi all, I'm having a right time with a new Hikvision DS-7732NI-K4/16P NVR and I'm struggling to solve this one in a way I like. User has 20 cameras, all POE Hikvision which I've installed. Plug each one-by-one into the 16 port POE switch on back of the NVR, so it does it's auto setup...
  10. B3n1254

    Mad at a neighbor...

    For over a year now a neighbor of mine has had 2 cameras pointed at my home. She knows when I come home and when I leave. Yes she even use to be able to see inside my home until I had a curtain put into place. Now with things getting worse with my living situation and my sister and her kids...
  11. 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...
  12. T

    Does it Exist?

    Is there such a thing as a POE Microphone only?
  13. thisbeJonas

    cat5 splitter

    Would a cat5 splitter work to send the signal to my camera and also POE power to a aux IR light. The IR light is 4 watts, the camera is 6.5 watts with the built in IR light on (I would disable them so it would actually draw less power), my POE switch has 110 watts available, so I should have...
  14. Bigmak

    New to camera systems but being specific

    Hello all, hoping somebody can help me. I looking to set up an outdoor security system for my home. After doing endless research, I can’t find what I want. Here’s a rundown: 1) I want an 8 channel nvr system that supports 4K and comes with software to monitor via Apple computers. 2) I don’t...
  15. M

    10 cameras, 7 repeaters, mesh wifi? what would you buy?

    I'd like to get your opinion on good setup for 10 security cameras. I've included a map here: Repeater locations In a perfect world the cameras would connect to a cloud recorder. If the web was slow, they would store the footage locally, and upload when possible, but still be synchronized...
  16. bigoliver

    POE ONVIF compatible doorbell with WiFi/poe chimes

    Hi all, I want a Poe doorbell for greater reliability, and so I don't have to hire an electrician to change the doorbell transformer. I want it to connect to my NVR and record either 24/7, or just when a person comes to the door. I want the bell to connect to my phone and inform me when it is...
  17. Regulator

    Lightning and grounding... what else can I do.

    Ive had my system installed for around 1 year and have replaced the Longspan extenders twice and the gate controller twice. Im not sure what else I need to do. These were not direct hits either. The system starts coming off the hub to a Longspan into Ubiquity ETH-SP-G2 and then exits the...
  18. A

    Recommendations for a good Doorbell (POE/IP65)

    Hi All I'm planning to install a lan based doorbell and need your recomendations. what i want a POE/IP65 outdoor one (i live near sea) that can connect to wifi chime over my home wifi LAN the recording facility should be adapted to my NAS drive Dahua VTO2111D-WP seems to be a good investment...
  19. aesterling

    PoE cameras' video occasionally freezes & slow pings via NVR

    I'm trying to determine why my cameras' video occasionally freezes/drops frames like in these two examples, both on the NVR recordings and Blue Iris recordings. Hardware: Hikvision NVR DS-7616NI-I2 (built in PoE switch, latest firmware) Hikvision DS-2CD2385FWD-I Turrets (connected to NVR...
  20. CmdrBond

    Hikvision PoE NVR and PoE Illuminators (Or 12v)

    High, I have a Hikvision DS-7108-SN/P PoE NVR and 4 DS-2CD2132F-IS 2.8mm domes. I've finally got round to playing with the settings regarding night vision, and am getting terrible IR bleed. Possibly due to reflection. So bad, I've actually turned off the IR on each camera. I don't really...
  21. R

    Techage system - anyone have experience with these?

    I am looking to setup an 8 camera system to cover a warehouse and have found these on Amazon. It seems to meet my requirements and budget, does anyone have experience with these systems? Is there anything I should be aware of that would make me not want to purchase them...
  22. S

    NVR suddenly stopped working - PoE power overload

    Hello, I have a HikVision DS-7608NI-K2/8P that suddenly stopped working, the cameras are not powering up (as far as I can tell). I have checked the logs and I see a lot of "PoE power overload messages" since the day it stopped. The lights at the back, for each camera UTP port are not blinking...
  23. T

    Unimpressed by Reolink kit - want 4 camera setup for home

    Hi there! I am in the UK. We currently have one Logitech Circle and one Logitech Circle2. Fed up with some features of it, I recently bought this Reolink 5MP kit for £370 from Amazon. The specs seemed to have almost everything I was looking for on paper...
  24. S

    Connecting Amcrest POE with a Lorex NVR

    Hi everyone, I bought a Lorex package from Costco,. They are POE cameras. During BF I bought another brand, Amcrest, POE and supports ONVIF. After hooking up the Amcrest to my Lorex NVR, I see on my Lorex screen that the Amcrest IP is, Lorex screen says its using ONVIF protocol. Any...
  25. P

    CISCO PVC2300

    I found a CISCO PVC2300 POE two way audio IP Cam in my cupboard I had forgotten about and never used. I assume its far to old to use now? I mean in terms of firmware it would be vulnerable security wise?
  26. K

    POE camera suggestions

    Hi I am looking for following requirements from a security camera. I searched a lot online but couldnt find one. Please suggest. POE Outdoor (IP66 etc) 2-way audio H.265 H.265+ compression 4MP or more Reason: I dont like products of Arlo like companies having to deal with their "cloud"...
  27. kiwibird

    unknown if camera has poe. Will it be damaged

    unknown if camera has poe. Will it be damaged. Brand x camera. Dont have the specs. Anyone have suggestions?
  28. C

    Can my Dahua DH-SD59225U-HN be powered by 48v DC POE?

    I have important question: my "DH-SD59225U-HNI" camera is a POE and the NVR "NVR4104-P-4KS2" is also a POE, I now wish to operate both Camera and NVR on 48v Dc "POE" power, but I am worried. My concern is my Dahua camera DH-SD59225U-HNI is a 24v AC (External power supply) and the NVR Recorder...
  29. TJH132

    Managed vs. unmanaged PoE switch

    I currently use an unmanaged 8-port PoE switch (4 powered, 4 un-powered) as part of my network. It was a real plug and play set-up and has been completely reliable without any intervention. But now I'm looking to add cameras and devices and need more ports. There's definitely a point where...
  30. nofali

    POE cable

    Hi guys, I jsut bought 2 poe cables for my dahua ipc with alarm input on and audio in and out It's two sided poe... But i am not sure how to use them! Please see attached photo Waiting for help!