AVTECH CMS-NVR System
36CH CMS User’s Manual
Release: VS39.JL12
For CMS V1.6.0.39 and above
Table of Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS........................................................................................................................................... 0
SYSTEM REQUIREMENT ...................................................................................................................................... 1
SOFTWARE REQUIREMENT ................................................................................................................................ 1
HARDWARE REQUIREMENT............................................................................................................................... 1
SECTION I INSTALLATION & CONFIGURATION ................................................................................................... 2
1
CMS SOFTWARE INSTALLATION.............................................................................................................. 3
2
REGISTER AND ACTIVATE CMS ............................................................................................................... 6
IF YOU HAVE ALREADY REGISTERED AN E-MAIL ACCOUNT: ........................................................................................ 6
IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A REGISTERED E-MAIL ACCOUNT: ........................................................................................... 8
IF YOU CLOSE THE CMS ACTIVATION DIALOG, OR TRY TO ACTIVATE IT LATER: .............................................................. 11
3
DEVICES CONFIGURATIONS.................................................................................................................. 14
MANUAL ADD DEVICE. .................................................................................................................................. 14
DEVICE TABLE .............................................................................................................................................. 15
AUTO SCAN .............................................................................................................................................. 16
4
CONFIGURE LIVE MONITORING LAYOUT .............................................................................................. 17
SETUP LIVE LAYOUT....................................................................................................................................... 17
LIVE MONITORING DISPLAY SIZE OF ALL SPLIT MODES ............................................................................................ 18
SECTION II
5
OPERATIONS ............................................................................................................................. 19
CMS OVERVIEW................................................................................................................................... 20
LAYOUT VIEW MODE..................................................................................................................................... 21
User Interface .................................................................................................................................... 21
What is “Live Direct Mode”? .............................................................................................................................. 22
Devices List ........................................................................................................................................ 23
Device Information and Configurations ............................................................................................. 24
Live Monitoring.................................................................................................................................. 25
Camera Control Panel ........................................................................................................................ 27
Live Monitoring Layout Buttons......................................................................................................... 28
CMS Tool Bar...................................................................................................................................... 29
LIVE VIEW MODE ......................................................................................................................................... 30
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SYSTEM CONFIGURATION .................................................................................................................... 31
SYSTEM SETUP ............................................................................................................................................. 31
LANGUAGE SETUP ......................................................................................................................................... 32
How to create a new language option? ................................................................................................................ 33
SYSTEM UPGRADE ........................................................................................................................................ 38
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PLAYBACK RECORDING VIDEOS ............................................................................................................ 39
PLAYBACK ................................................................................................................................................... 39
Playback Timeline .............................................................................................................................. 41
Playback Player.................................................................................................................................. 42
30 SECONDS PLAYBACK ................................................................................................................................. 43
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OTHER OPERATIONS OF CMS TOOL BAR ............................................................................................... 44
VIDEO INFORMATION .................................................................................................................................... 44
CLOSE ........................................................................................................................................................ 44
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System Requirement
System Requirement
 Software Requirement
Software
AVTECH 36 Channels CMS
Operating System (OS)
Microsoft Windows 7
 Hardware Requirement
Hardware
AVTECH 36 Channels CMS
CPU
Minimum P4 3.0GHz and above, Intel Core i5 is recommended
RAM
Minimum 1GB , recommend 3GB and above
Network
Ethernet 1 Gigabit
Display Screen
A monitor supports 1366x768 or 1920x1080 (1080P) resolutions or
above.
AVTECH IP Camera Series:
Supporting IP
Camera Models
Push Video
Series
AVN801; AVN806; AVN808; AVN80X; AVN812
ETS Series
AVM217; AVM265; AVM301; AVM317A;
AVM328A; AVM357A; AVM365A; AVM400;
AVM417A; AVM428A, AVM457A
Economic
Series
AVN211; AVN212; AVN222; AVN244/AVN244V;
AVN252; AVN263; AVN284/AVN284V;
AVN362/AVN362V; AVN363/AVN363V;
AVM722; AVM745; AVN216; AVN257; AVN304,
AVM314
AVTECH NVR Series: AVH306
Please visit http://cms.avtech.com.tw to get the up-to-date
information or patches to upgrade for new models supported.
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SECTION I Installation & Configuration
SECTION I Installation & Configuration
1
Software Installation
2
Register and Activate CMS
 If you have already registered an E-mail account
 If you do not have a registered E-mail account
 If you close the CMS activation dialog, or try to activate it later
3
Devices Configuration
 Manual Add Devices
 Device Table
 Auto Scan
4
Configure Live Monitoring Layout
 Setup Live Layout
 Live monitoring display size of all split modes
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1 CMS Software Installation
1 CMS Software Installation
Before you start installation process, please make sure your machine meets the system
requirements.
1.
Double-click on the AVTECH CMS Installer to start. The CMS Installer Wizard
appears and will guide you through the process.
2.
Click “Next>” button.
Use scroll bar to read all the License terms and then click “I Agree” button.
You must accept the License terms to use AVTECH CMS system.
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3.
Click “Next>” button.
4.
Click “Install” button.
5.
It may take 15~20 minutes for installation and configuration process……
Click
“Next >” button to continue when install completed…
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6.
1 CMS Software Installation
Click on the radio button “Reboot now” and then Click “Finish” button to close
the Installer dialog. Your computer will restart immediately.
A shortcut of AVTECH CMS appears on Windows Desktop.
The installation is completed.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
2 Register and Activate CMS
AVTECH 36CH CMS application is free software. Register and activation of CMS is
not only free but also provides users more support. Activate it now!
Please make sure your computer is connected to an active network while registering
an E-mail account and during CMS activation process.
 If you have already registered an E-mail account:
1. Run CMS application by clicking on the shortcut, the welcome message pops up. Click
on “Free Activate” button.
If you want to activate it later, click on “Trial” button.
tool bar you can activate it anytime.
In “System Config” of CMS
2. The AVTECH CMS Activation dialog pops up. Enter a registered E-mail and password
and then click on “Activate” button to continue.
during the process….
Make sure your internet is alive
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you have already registered an E-mail account:
3. Click on “OK” to close the popup message and continue.
4. The language selection dialog comes after closing the window. Click on a radio
button to select a desired language and then click on the check button to apply your
selection.
5. CMS main menu will be launched. Now your CMS is run as activated version.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
 If you do not have a registered E-mail account:
1. Run CMS application by clicking on the shortcut, the welcome message pops up. Click
on “Activate” button.
2. The AVTECH CMS Activation dialog pops up. Click on the link at the bottom “If you
don’t have account to activate, please click here to register”. The AVTECH CMS
Support Home Page will be launched. Make sure your internet is alive.
AVTECH CMS Support Home Page
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you do not have a registered E-mail account:
3. Click on “Create an account” at the webpage. The register page will be launched.
4. Enter your information at this list and then click on “Register” to create your account.
An activation link will be sent to your registered E-mail address.
5. Go to your registered E-mail address and check your E-mail box, find an E-mail sent
from AVTECH Support. In the E-mail contains an account activation link. Click on the
link or copy-paste this link in browser to activate your account.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you do not have a registered E-mail account:
6. Enter the registered E-mail and password at the AVTECH CMS Activation dialog and
then click on “Activate” button to continue.
the process….
Make sure your internet is alive during
7. Click on “OK” to close the popup message and continue.
8. The language selection dialog comes after closing the window. Click on a radio
button to select a desired language and then click on the check button to apply your
selection.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you close the CMS activation dialog, or try to activate it later:
9. CMS main menu will be launched. Now your CMS is run as activated version.
 If you close the CMS activation dialog, or try to activate it later:
1. Open CMS main menu and then click on “System Config”, the system configuration
window pops up.
2. Click on the check button. The activation dialog will pop up.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you close the CMS activation dialog, or try to activate it later:
3. Enter the registered E-mail and password at the AVTECH CMS Activation dialog and
then click on “Activate” button to continue. Make sure your internet is alive during
the process….
4. Click on “OK” to close the popup message and continue.
5. CMS will ask you to restart for turning to activated version. Click on “OK” button to
close the message.
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2 Register and Activate CMS
If you close the CMS activation dialog, or try to activate it later:
6. Please restart CMS manually by clicking on the “Close” button. Now your CMS will run
as activated version.
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3 Devices Configurations
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Manual Add Device.
3 Devices Configurations
Adding or managing IP cameras is the very first start before using any other features of
AVTECH CMS system. In this chapter will show you how to manage IP cameras through Setup
Wizard. There are 3 parts contained in AVTECH Camera setting:
 Manual Add Devices: To add new IP cameras manually.
 Device Table: To manage and setup devices.
 Auto Scan: To scan and add connected device, or modify network settings of devices.
Click to launch CMS Setup Wizard. CMS Setup Wizard is required login account.
 Manual Add Device.
Template
Description
Device Name
To enter device name of IP cameras. Default value is “Camera”.
Host Address

To enter the start IP address of IP cameras.

The default start IP address is “192.168.0.1”.
Port (0~65535)
To enter the port number of device. The default port number is “80”.
Account
To enter the login user account of the device.
Password
To enter the login user password of the device.
“Add Device” button
Click to add the device according to your settings.
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Device Table
 Device Table
Title
Description
Check Box
Use checkbox to make changes for several devices at the same time.
Edit
To edit the selected device.
● represents the device is connected successfully.
● represents the device is failed to be added. Please check the
Status
settings, network, or if the model is supported.
Device Name
Shows device name of each device.
Model Name
Shows the model name of each device.
Shows the IP address of each device.
Please be aware that if the device is NVR(AVH306), it will appear 6
channels with the same IP address but different name.
Shows the port number of each device.
IP Address
Port
Shows the login user account of each device.
Account
Please make sure the account name is correct, or CMS cannot connect or add
the device .
Contains the login password of each device.
Password
Configure
Please make sure the password is correct, or CMS cannot connect or add the
device .
Click on the “Configure” button to launch the web setting page of the
selected device.
Click on the button to show/hide tutorial of “Device Config.”
Click to edit a selected device.
Click to delete a selected device.
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AUTO SCAN
 AUTO SCAN
Title
Check Box
Description
Use checkbox to select several devices at the same time.
Click to configure a selected device.
IP
Shows the IP address of each scanned device.
Port
Shows the port number of each scanned device.
Subnet
Shows the subnet mask of each scanned device.
Gateway
Shows the gateway of each scanned device.
Rescan Network
Click the button to rescan devices.
Add Selected
Devices
Click the button to add the selected devices.
Please be aware that you can only add devices which are in
the same network section.
If CMS cannot scan and find any device, please check the following items:
1. Is the network connection correct and workable?
2. If the devices are connected to the network?
3.
4.
Is there more than one NIC (Network Interface Card) installed on your
computer? If yes, please contact your service provider.
Check the firewall settings of your computer, please close the firewall.
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Setup Live Layout
4 Configure Live Monitoring Layout
Click “Live Monitor” tab at CMS Setup Wizard. At Live Monitor you can set up the Live
display layout , and the layout you assign will automatically start in Live monitoring after you save
the settings.
 Setup Live Layout
1
2
4
3
5
NO
Options
Actions
The blocks marked 1~6 indicate the location of Live
monitoring display.
1
Block Indicators
2
Click on the button to set a split mode for the selected
Split Mode Selections block (NO.1). There are 1/4/9/16 split mode options for
one block.
3
Device List


4
Schematic Diagram
To add a device into position (see item 2).
Click on
to remove a device from the display layout.
“Clear Block” button
Click on the button to clear all devices at this block. The
devices will return to device list and available to be set.
“Save” button
Click on the button to save all the settings or changes
you make. Live will re-open automatically.
List all IP cameras in Device Config.
One device can only be added into layout one time.
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 Live monitoring display size of all split modes
1
2
3
16-Split Mode
4-Split Mode
16-Split Mode
4
5
6
9-Split Mode
1-Split Mode
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SECTION II
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SECTION II
Operations
Operations
CMS Overview
 Layout View Mode
 Live View Mode
6
System Configuration




7
System Setup
Language Setup
System Upgrade
Activate AVTECH CMS
Playback
 Playback Timeline
 Playback Player
 30 Seconds Playback
8
Other Operations of CMS Tool Bar
 Snapshot
 Information
 Close
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5 CMS Overview
5 CMS Overview
This chapter introduces you the CMS and Live monitoring.
There are two modes in CMS – Layout View mode, and Live View mode. Please
refer to the following introductions.
Figure 2-1: Layout View Mode displays in 1080P resolutions
Figure 2-2: Live View Mode displays in 1080P resolutions
Figure 2-3: CMS Menu displays in 1366x768 resolutions
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Layout View Mode
 Layout View Mode


To configure devices, including IP cameras and NVR (AVH306).
To setup Live monitoring layout.


To operate CMS, the CMS tool bar.
To control IP cameras – Pan, Tilt, Zoom.
User Interface
1
3
4
2
NO
7
5
6
Options
8
9
10
Actions
List all devices added by Setup Wizard.
Buttons to operate “Minimize CMS”, “Auto Layout”,
“Remove a device from Live”, and “Layout Setting
Locker”
1
Devices List
2
Operation Buttons
3
Live Monitoring
Playing Live videos.
4
Device Information
and Configurations


5
Camera Control Panel
Control panel of a selected IP camera.
Displays the information of a selected IP camera.
To setup a selected IP camera.
Live Direct Mode
Switch button
Live Monitor Layout
buttons
Tool bar of CMS system, including System Setup,
launch Setup Wizard, Playback Videos, Snapshot,
Information, and Close CMS.
Click on a selected channel of NVR and then the
switch button, to enable/disable Live direct mode of it.
 To set up a Live monitoring display layout.
 To switch to Live View mode.
9
Resource Monitor
Display current system resource status.
10
Live View mode
switch button
Click to switch to Live View mode.
6
7
8
CMS Tool Bar
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What is “Live Direct Mode”?
What is “Live Direct Mode”?
“Live direct mode” allows users to access and receive the streaming from a selected IP
camera directly without accessing via NVR – it is only supported for cameras connected to
NVR. It can:


To play real time Live avoiding jumping issue with the best video resolution.
To quickly download playback and play.
However to use Live Direct Mode, the devices connection must follow the illustrations
below:

Connection illustration for Enable “Live Direction Mode”

Normal Connection illustration
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Devices List
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Devices List
All devices you added into the CMS system will be listed at the table. At the list
displays the device names and IP addresses. For more detail information or to configure a
selected device, please use Device Information and Configurations.
Icon
Operation
Description
Minimize
Click to minimize CMS menu and run it at the background.
Auto Layout
Click to automatically set the selected devices from device list into Live
monitoring layout.
Remove
Clicking on a device at Live monitoring layout and then clicking this
button can remove it.
Lock-mode
Click to lock Live monitoring layout. In Lock-mode :
 You can temporarily change the slipt-view without impacting layout
settings. To save changes please unlock first.
 You cannot change the positions of devices at the layout.
Click to unlock Live monitoring layout. In Unlock-mode all actions will
be saved as what is configured in Setup Wizard >> Live Layout. :

To change the split-view and the changes will be saved.

To set one or exchange two devices from device list or at the layout by
clicking the device first and then the position.
Unlock-mode
2
2
1
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Device Information and Configurations
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Device Information and Configurations
1
2
3
4
5
NO
Options
Actions
1
Device Information
Displays the device name, IP address, MAC address, and
the model name of the selected device.
2
Device Name pane
To modify the device name.
“Apply” button
After you making changes of the selected device at the
Configurations table or Device Name, click on “Apply”
button to submit your settings.
4
“Get Info” button
Clicking on a device from devices list, and then clicking
on “Get Info” button to get the information of the selected
device.
5
In the table you are able to configure the selected
device. The configuration items may vary depending on
Configurations table
IP camera or NVR(AVH306).
Click on “Apply” button to submit your changes.
3
Figure 2-3 : Configuration items of AVH306
Figure 2-4 : Configuration items of IP camera
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Live Monitoring
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Live Monitoring

There are 6 main blocks in Live monitoring area. Each block can be set as 1/4/9/16
splits display. To change split-view, please use Live Monitor Layout buttons.

When the locker is “Locked”, changing layout setting will NOT impact default Live
monitoring layout settings.. However it will not be saved. To save the layout you must
unlock the locker before changing the split setting or use Setup Wizard.
1
2
3
4
5
6
Live Monitoring Layout Buttons

You are able to exchange two channels by clicking directly on their locations, even a
device from the device list. This action will be automatically saved as default Live
monitoring layout settings.
NOTE: Please be aware that it works only in “Unlock mode”
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Layout View Mode
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
Double clicking on a channel can enlarge it fitting a block like 1-split display, or revert
it as original display size.

Clicking on a channel at the Live monitoring layout, the device control panel appears
at Camera Control Panel. Use the function icons to control IP cameras.
aware that the function icons will be different according to the models.

Please be
The Live video of a NVR can be set into the layout by total-channel of it or a single
channel of a NVR to a display channel.
Playing all channels of a NVR
Playing a single channel of a NVR
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Camera Control Panel
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Camera Control Panel
Clicking on the icon directly can control a selected IP camera. The function icons may
vary by different IP camera models.
Function Icon
Actions
Pan-Tilt-Zoom direction pad
Clicking on the arrow can make the
selected IP camera changing direction.
Normal zoom in.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom in a little.
Normal zoom out.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom out a little.
Max zoom in.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom in to the max automatically.
Max zoom out.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom out to the max automatically.
Focus in.
Click to make the selected IP camera
focus in a little.
Focus out.
Click to make the selected IP camera
focus out a little.
Auto pan.
Click to make the selected IP camera
pan automatically.
Auto tracking.
Click to make the selected IP camera
track automatically.
Smart zoom.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom in or zoom out automatically.
Smart zoom 10.
Click to make the selected IP camera
zoom in or zoom out automatically
every 10 seconds.
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Layout View Mode
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Live Monitoring Layout Buttons

Clicking on any channel at a selected display block, and then clicking on a layout
button can change the split-view for this block.
1
2

Clicking on the button
View mode.
can switch between Layout View mode and Live
Layout View Mode
Live View Mode
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CMS Tool Bar
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CMS Tool Bar
Function Icon
Actions
System Config
Click to launch System Config dialog. In System
Config you can :
 Specify the video backup path or the snapshots
storage path
 Select Language
 Set if the shutdown machine while closing CMS
 System upgrade
 Activate CMS
Setup Wizard
Click to launch Setup Wizard. In Setup Wizard you
can manage devices, and setup Live layout.
Playback
Click to launch Playback Timeline.
30 seconds
Playback
Click to start playing the previous 30 seconds
playback video.
Click to show or hide the IP cameras information –
frame rate, date and time…etc. The IP camera
information will be shown at the top of each Live
video which is playing as 1-split display..
Video
Information
Close
Click to close CMS. It may shut down your machine if
you enable this feature in System Config.
To know more about the features above, please refer to the following chapters.
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CMS Overview
Live View Mode
 Live View Mode

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Simply to view Live monitoring without any settings.
To operate CMS, the CMS tool bar.

To control IP cameras – Pan, Tilt, Zoom.
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Description
Live Monitoring
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Actions
Playing Live videos. You can see the maximum 36
channels if you set so.
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Please be aware that at Live View mode you CANNOT
change the display layout or exchange the locations.
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CMS Tool Bar
Tool bar of CMS system, including System Config,
launch Setup Wizard, Playback, 30s Playback,
Snapshot, Information, and Close CMS.
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Camera Control Panel
Control panel of a selected IP camera.
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Live Direct Mode
Switch button
Click to enable or disable Live direct mode of a
selected channel. It is only supported for NVR.
Browse pane
Enter a device name here to find the device. Live view
of the wanted device will be enlarged to 1-split display
automatically.
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Browse pans is very convenient when you try to
look for a device from 36 channels.
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System Resource
Monitor
Display current system resource status.
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Layout View mode
switch button
Click to switch to Layout View mode.
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System Configuration
System Setup
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Click on System Config icon from tool bar. The setup dialog pops up. In System
Config you are able to configure the following items:
 System Setup
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Options
System Setup:
Snapshot Path
System Setup:
Backup Path
System Setup:
Enable/Disable Shutdown
Actions
To specify a folder where you would like to
storage snapshot images.
Click on “Browse
”>> Click on “Apply
To specify a folder where you would like to
backup the selected recording videos.
Click on “Browse
”>> Click on “Apply ”
Click on the check box to enable or disable if you
want to “shutdown machine” when clicking on
“Close” from CMS tool bar.
Click on checkbox >> Click on “Apply
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”
”
Click on the check box to enable or disable if you
System Setup:
want CMS being launched automatically with
Enable/Disable auto-launch
Windows system startup.
CMS with system startup
Click on checkbox >> Click on “Apply ”
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System Configuration
Language Setup
 Language Setup

To change language display

for CMS user interface.
To create or edit language options.
1.
Click on “
” button. The language option list pops up.
2.
Click on a radio button of a language you want, and then click on
to apply. CMS
will ask you to restart CMS application for applying the language display. Please
restart the program.
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You can also click on the link below “or you can connect to AVTECH page to add a
new language” to create your own language. The following section will show you
how to create it.
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System Configuration
Language Setup
How to create a new language option?
Once when you click on the link “or you can connect to AVTECH page to add a new
language”, the AVTECH CMS homepage will be launched. Use the account you create at
chapter 2 Register and Activate CMS to log in. If you have not yet created an account,
create it now.
1.
After log in CMS homepage, click on “Languages”.
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The Languages page appears. Click on “Launch Language Editor” and it will be
launched to open at a new tab.
At here you can view the history of all the languages you have created.
3.
The Languages Editor appears. Specify a name and sample words at the pane, and
then click on “Add” button. This will be the name of language you create. It will also
be displayed as one option at System Config >> Language Setup.
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System Configuration
Language Setup
At the below lists all language options. Click on a radio button of a selected language
to select if you want to activate or edit it. To create or modify, click on the radio button
“Editing” and then click on the “Edit” icon.
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At the left lists all pages of CMS user interface that you are able to edit.
mouse over the list, each thumbnail appears.
then the page shows up..
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Move your
Click on a page you want to edit and
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System Configuration
Language Setup
At the page each item available for editing will be displayed overlay. You can also
hide the overlay by clicking on “HIDE” at the left list – otherwise “SHOW” is for
enabling overlay if you hide it. Move your mouse over each overlay (or each editable
item) the edit box appears. Enter the words at the pane below “Original” and then
click on “Apply” button to apply your changes.
7.
Repeat step 5~6 until you want to finish the editing.
8.
After you finished the language editing, click on “CREATE” at the left list. IE browser
will ask you if you would like to open or save the file – the naming will be like this – for
example, “2012-7-09_LanguagePatch-1341872249186.zip”. Click on “Save” or
“Save as” and specify a path for the patch file. Please keep this file for upgrading it
to your CMS later.
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System Configuration
Language Setup
A patch file will be created to the path you specified.
10. Click on “Browse
” at “System Config >> System Upgrade” to select the
language patch file you just created.
11. Click on “
“ button to processing upgrade. A popup message will ask you to
confirm. Click on “OK” to continue. After CMS is restarted, the language you created
will be listed at the Language Setup option.
CMS Restart…
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System Upgrade
 System Upgrade
1.
Click on “Browse
” to select a patch file which is provided from AVTECH or a
language patch file you created.
At here displays current CMS version.
2.
Click on “Upgrade
“button to processing upgrade. A popup message will ask
you to confirm. Click on “OK” button to continue. CMS will restart automatically after
the upgrade process is completed.
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Playback
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Please be aware that ONLY NVR(AVH306) can be launched for playback. AVTECH
CMS provide users complete playback feature (“Playback”) and also quick playback
(“30sec Playback”.) Read the following description to learn more about Playback.
 Playback
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1.
To search recording videos from a full-timeline table.
To play recording videos from a desired time.
To download recording videos.
To take snapshots of a playing recording video.
Click on a selected NVR, and then click on Playback icon from CMS Tool Bar. The
playback timeline is launched to open.
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All channels of the selected NVR will appear on top of playback time. Click on a
channel you desire to query and then the result shows up.
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Playback Recording Videos
Playback
The query result is presented in different line indicators on Playback Timeline,
showing when there is an alarm trigger, a motion trigger, or a new start of
continuously manual recording.
There are three types of timeline for users to find a time by clicking-and-dragging on it.
They are all available for dragging.
Timeline 1 – by Hour
Click and drag
Timeline 2 – by Date
Timeline 3 – by Month
Time Intervals Bar
4.
Dragging the central asix ( the orange line) to a target time, and then click on the
play button from the control bar. The recording video will start playing from the time
at an additional Playback Player (see Playback Player).
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Playback Recording Videos
Playback
Playback Timeline
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Description
Actions
Shows current selected device name. Click here to unfold the
device list. You are able to change the channel.
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Orange Line
The central axis. Indicates the date and time.
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Query Results
Indicates the playback query results during a period.
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Indicators
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Filter Options
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Green line : There are recording videos existed.
Blue line : Since when the continuously manual recording
was started.
Yellow line : There are Motion trigger playbacks existed.
Red line : There are Alarm trigger playbacks existed.
Click on the check boxes to filter recording videos.
They will be indicated in different colors on the timeline.
Alarm Trigger
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Motion Trigger
Manual Recording
Download button. Click to download a recording video based on
Download a time period.
Click to go to previous section.
Click to launch Playback Player and start playing
recording video.
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Control bar
Click to go to next section
Click to scale timeline.
Click to close Playback Timeline returning to the menu
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Playback
Playback Player
After clicking on “play” icon
at Playback Timeline, it will lunch Playback Player
and start playing the recording video.
Function Icon
Actions
Rewind
Click to rewind video playing.
Play
Click to play video.
Pause
Click to pause video playing.
Fast Forward
Click to fast forward video playing.
Snapshot
Click to take a snapshot.
Close
Click to close Playback Player.
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30 Seconds Playback
 30 Seconds Playback

To quick launch and play back the latest 30 seconds video of a selected channel.
Click on a selected channel of NVR, and then click on Playback icon from CMS Tool
Bar. The latest 30 seconds recording video of the selected channel will start playing at the
Live monitoring layout.
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Playing Here!
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Buttons
Click to minimize the player.
Click to full-screen display.
Click to close the player.
Click to rewind the video playing.
Click to play video.
Click to pause the video playing.
Click to fast forward the video
playing.
Click to take a snapshot.
30s Playback player is movable. By clicking at the player you are able to drag it.
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8 Other Operations of CMS Tool Bar
8 Other Operations of CMS Tool Bar
 Video Information
Click to show or hide the IP cameras information – frame rate, date and time…etc. The
IP camera information will be shown at the top of each Live video which is playing as 1split display.
 Close
Click to close CMS application. If you enable “shutdown machine” feature at System
Config then the machine will shut down.
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