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    ONVIF compatibility between POE camera / NVR setup

    HI all. I have a Lorex POE 5 camera system with NVR looking to add a WIDE ANGLE camera (as opposed to PTZ) by mounting to the chimney. I have been reading about the REOLINK DUO for a wide angle camera but I'm wondering about compatibility, Lorex said 'don't use any cameras other than ours'...
  2. J

    Church project ~ 5-25 camera's

    I support my church and looking in to moving from my 2 Unifi cam's and going with a NVR set up. I use BI for home use, so I figure why not for church. To start, probably looking at 5 outdoor camera's and then inside (20+) next year or so. That being said, have any of you either install a set up...
  3. kjelle392

    Reolink Lumus & Blue Iris

    Hello Got 2 new cameras yesterday, but having a big struggle getting them to work with Blue Iris. I just can't get any signals from them i BI - but in the Reolink-app they work fine. Can anyone help me?
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    How is Reolink App cellular access possible?

    I have just plugged a Reolink camera into my router and downloaded the Reolink app to my Android device. As expected I can access the camera from the app while my device is connected to the same LAN as the camera. But to my surprise the camera is also accessable over Cellular, with Wifi...
  5. A

    Reolink E1 Pro PTZ doesn't work on Blue Iris (offical Response)

    just wanted to post it here for anyone googling the same question still searching for good quality WiFi PTZ Camera that works with Blue Iris Unfortunately, Amcrest is a bit expensive and only in the US
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    ReoLink 820A Multistream Framrate Issues

    Ordered an 820A the other week, noticed that when I add the camera to BI with two streams as individual cameras, substream @ 480 for 24/7 recording, main stream for motion recording @ 4k, the main stream framerate drops to almost zero. If I remove the substream, the main stream frame rate picks...
  7. A

    Tips Reolink Camera Optimization - substreams

    Here are a few tips if you have Reolink cameras and Blue Iris. I have RLC-520's but this should work with others as well. Go to - Camera settings - video 1st, DO NOT enable "Limit decoding unless required" This option checked will cause all kinds of issues. 2nd, Enable "hardware acceleration...
  8. A

    Brightness range in Blue Iris 1-15 is not reflected in the camera as minimum to maximum

    I am trying to control the camera brightness from a day-night schedule. I have a few different cameras but mainly Reolink RLC-520 Cameras. The issue is when I change the brightness from Blue Iris the range is 1-15. At the set minimum brightness (1) the camera brightness is at 0% on the...
  9. P

    SV3C POE dome cameras infrared failure

    Hello, I have purchased 2 SV3C POE dome cameras and under a year both cameras infrared lights have failed. For my info, is this brand a good purchase, because I find it weird that both would fail in such a sort time when all my other POE dome cameras have been working consistantly without...
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    Just bought the 2 pack of 5mp reolink super HD cameras because I need evidence of the stupid cow next door that’s harassing me, she’s just thrown a handful of stones at my kitchen window whilst I’m standing here, there’s no point in me going to the Police because me witnessing it is not...
  11. theORCHARD

    Is There An App For ChromeBook Available To Use For Any IP Camera?

    Hey guys and girls. As the title says, Is There An App For ChromeBook Available To Use For Any IP Camera? I have a "Reolink PoE IP Camera 5MP Super HD Home Security Camera" I want to use with the CB laptop. Here's an Amazon link to the the product.
  12. Alistair Hardy


    So, Amazon have started pushing this brand on me and their website seems to up to date with current website trends. Has anyone had any experience with them? Looking at the Reolink C2 to replace my Foscam R2 at the moment
  13. J

    Storage Error and camera Encoding reset

    Hi, I've a working BI with continuous recording set up for 3 cameras. I've install BI on a SSD and I'm recording on 2 drives: One for a RLC423 and a RLC410 (reolink) Another one with only another RLC411 The problem is: I've got these error messages with F:// -150GB and E:// -250GB (I've already...
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    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...
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    Blue Skying for ideas

    I have 16 cameras all running at around 10 fps. CPU usage generally runs around 50 to 80%. (Computer is a Dell Inspiron with 32 GB RAM and Intel i7-6700 CPU running at 3.41 mHz) The problem started after I updated to Windows 10. About 2 months ago my SSD died and was replaced. I thought...
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    File size on files on IP cam recordings?

    Have one Synology server and a pair of IP cameras. Reolink and Foscam IP camera starts when it comes motion before cameras. Why are all recorded files between 11mb to 25mb. Why are not the files bigger, in one file? Duration from 15sec to 1min. Why are they not in a file / size? How to get in...
  17. truetaurus

    How can I embed a RLC-410 in a web page?

    I want to embed a live video feed stream from my RLC-410 camera. But struggle to get this done. I am using VLC to try to connect to my IP camera (reolink): When I use this: rtsp://admin:admin@local_ip_address It works and connects fine. However when I use this...
  18. J

    Looking for help setting up Reolink NVR with a camera from another brand.

    Hello there! I'm working with a Reolink NVR/Camera package - NVR + 12 Reolink cameras and I'm trying to figure out if the NVR can work with a camera from another supplier. The NVR in question is RLN16-410 - 16 port POE nvr. So far the system has been reliable and works fine with Reolink...
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    Reolink RLC-423 Blue Iris Setup

    This is what I have and no additional funds to replace. 2 RLC-423's and Blue Iris with tp-Link 16 Port POE+ switch and i7, SSD's, 16GB RAM So far I have been happy with my setup. Currently recording alerts only. I would like to start recording 24/7 and capturing alerts. Does anyone who...
  20. Denny Basham

    Greetings from Denver, CO

    Hey Folks, Discovered this site about a month ago and finally joining and absorbing it all. In the process of setting up my own DIY system with a Netgear GS724TPS 24 port switch as my POE backbone and a Dell Optiplex SFF PC with a Core2 Quad 2.67 Ghz CPU and 8 GB of DDR3 RAM running Windows...
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    Control Reolink RLC-423 with API

    Hello, I would like to control my Reolink RLC-423 with an API or other. I have found how to get an image but I would like to control also PTZ Get the URL of an Image Captured by Reolink Camera - Other FAQs Do you know if it's possible? Thanks.
  22. TL1096r

    Videos "destroyed" able to be viewed on BI?

    I'm using reolink rlc-411 and recorded with BI. I "destroyed" the video on 1/20. I started BI today and the destroyed videos were in the clips menu. I clicked on 1 and they all disappeared, the one I clicked on was able to be fully rr/ff and played until I x'ed out the screen and then it was...
  23. VorlonFrog

    Limb falls from tree - bye bye patio table

    This happened last week. Captured by the Reolink 411 camera. The limb falls about twenty seconds into the video.
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    Unable to get video feed from new Reolink RLC-411WS

    Hello everyone! New to the forum and hoping to get some help. I am running the latest version of Blue Iris running two other IPcams and just purchased a Reolink RLC-411WS. I have be trying (unscuccessfully) for a couple days to get it to work with Blue Iris. It works fine when navigating...
  25. Cyberops706

    REOLink 411S Video Color

    Reaching out to see if anyone can help me. I have emailed REOLINK but haven't heard back. I may have to return camera because I have done everything I can think of. I installed yesterday and the picture was great. However, today the picture has basically crapped out on me. I even upgraded...