CPT2IP Client Software User`s Manual

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CPT2IP
Client Software
User’s Manual
Table of Contents
1 Brief Introduction.......................................................................................................... 3
2 Installation Guide .......................................................................................................... 3
3 Software Instructions..................................................................................................... 5
3.1 Main Interface ..................................................................................................... 5
3.2 The main interface function.................................................................................. 7
3.2.1 Toolbar ...................................................................................................... 7
3.2.1.1 Image Quality................................................................................... 8
3.2.1.2 OSD................................................................................................. 9
3.2.1.3 Sheltered Area................................................................................ 10
3.2.1.4 Motion Detection .............................................................................11
3.2.2 PTZ Control .............................................................................................11
3.2.3 Device List ............................................................................................... 13
3.2.4 Interface Structure ................................................................................... 13
3.2.5 Other Function......................................................................................... 14
3.2.5.1 Screen Switch ................................................................................. 14
3.2.5.2 Client_side Setup ............................................................................ 14
3.2.5.3 Playback ........................................................................................ 16
3.2.5.4 Language Version ........................................................................... 17
3.2.5.5 Full Screen ..................................................................................... 17
3.3 Device property ................................................................................................. 17
3.3.1 Address/Port ............................................................................................ 17
3.3.2 DDNS ...................................................................................................... 18
3.3.3 PPPoE ..................................................................................................... 19
3.3.4 Multicast.................................................................................................. 20
3.3.5 E-Mail ..................................................................................................... 21
3.3.6 Date/Time ................................................................................................ 22
3.3.7 Alarm In .................................................................................................. 23
3.3.8 Alarm Out................................................................................................ 24
3.3.9 PTZ ......................................................................................................... 25
3.3.10 Video Channel........................................................................................ 26
3.3.11 User ....................................................................................................... 27
3.3.12 Update ................................................................................................... 28
3.3.13 Record ................................................................................................... 29
3.3.14Wireless NIC ........................................................................................... 30
4 Other .......................................................................................................................... 31
4.1 LAN and WAN configuration ............................................................................. 31
4.2 Application for DDNS ........................................................................................ 31
4.3 Router configuration .......................................................................................... 31
Appendix A IE mode .................................................................................................... 31
1 Brief Introduction
This software uses a central control program for all internet video monitoring devices
(including:DVS and IP cameras) : monitor, data storage, data transfer\manage\control. This
version supports 1/4/6/8/9//12/16//20/25/30 displays, OSD setting, talkback, record playback,
alarm control and MD, etc. The interface is friendly and easy, multi control of more than one
device at the same time. The main functions below:
 Realtime monitor, support CIF/QCIF/Half-D1/D1 format
 Support talkback function
 Support ptz function, allow Pelco D/P and other transparent protocol
 Support alarm /MD/time/ manual trigger record
 Support MD(area/sensitivity optional)/private mask/picture snap
 Support SMTP, send picture to mailbox when alarm
 Support DDNS/PPPoE/DHCP
 Support UPnP,auto configuration port
 Support long distance online upgrade
2 Installation Guide
 System requirement
 Operating System: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Win7
 Processor: Intel Pentium III, 1G or Higher (Pentium IV, 2G or Higher
recommended)
 RAM: 512 MB or more
 Color Monitor: At least DirectX 9.0 or higher and 256M Display storage
 HD: More than 40G
 Software installation
Run the client software General_NVSClientSetup_2.3.3.6.exe, the window below will
pop up:
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Click 【Next】 pops up the following window:
Press 【Browse…】 to change the default path. If you do not want to change, press 【Install】.
The below window will pop up:
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3 Software Instructions
3.1 Main Interface
To run DVS Client software, input password, default is blank. Please refer 【Client Setup】
→ 【local user management】for user name and password change. The interface as below:
For the first login, user need add the IP address/domain name in order to trigger the monitor
screen, the steps are as follows:
① Click
on the right side, pop following dialog:
Click the refresh 【Refresh】SW will automatically search the LAN online
IpCamera. If IpCamera and IP computer are not on the same network segment,
select the equipment after IP【Set IP】Click reset to modify its IP address and
gateway. A modified IpCamera will restart automatically, please be patient, do not
manually on the device is cut off.
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Mark1: If device is not in the same network segment, the software can search for the IP
address but will not link to it. Please change device and PC to the same segment.
Mark2: Thbe equipments, factory default is DHCP (automatic acquisition), name and
password is " admin "
② Can add device IP address/ Domain name by manual, click【add】 pop following dialog:
③ Input device IP/domain name, eg input IP/Host testdvs.3322.org, port
8001, device type
“DVS/IP-CAM”,click 【OK】 pop following dialog:
This list displays the history to
add IPCamer information
This list shows the LAN online IPCamera
information, double-click any IP will display the
list of equipment management
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④ Choose the right device, input user name and password, default is admin, as following:
⑤ Click 【Connect】, the right column will display the device address, choose “channel 1”,
hold the left mouse button, drag icon to an unused window:
3.2 The main interface function
3.2.1 Toolbar
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Followed by login info, talk, sound, snap, record, color, setup, rotation, play.

:Click to check device user number

/
: Click for Talk off/on

/
: Click for Sound off/on

:Click for current channel snap

/
: Click to start or off record. Click
Click

for record path setting,
for record playback
:Click for brightness/contrast/Saturation/color setting. Default 128 ,
range is 0-255



/
: Click for current screen off/on
:Click for screen rotation
:Click for image quality/OSD/screen mask/MD setting
3.2.1.1 Image Quality
Allow setting frame mode,stream type,frame rate,I frame interval,see below:
【Coding Style】Quality priority or speed priority
【Coding Rate】 Fixed or dynamic. Fixed on suitable for fixed bandwidth.Dynamic
suitable for record. Default dynamic stream, limits on 100Kbps.
【Frame/second】 Range is 1~30,default 30Fps.
【Gap betweem I-frames】One I frame in per 100 frame, default 200.
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3.2.1.2 OSD
OSD is “on screen display”, This allows changes to setting channel info, time, text color
and position.
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3.2.1.3 Sheltered Area
Sheltered Area as needed. Hold 【ctrl】 to drag mouse choose the area, click 【clear】 to
delete it.
The mask effect as below:
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3.2.1.4 Motion Detection
【Area setting】Hold 【ctrl】 choose the area, max 4 zones allowed.
【Sensitivity】Setting high for highest sensitivity.
【Valid Period of Time】Setting MD active period and alarm active period.
【Action】Buzz, notify client,send e-mail.
【Output to】Choose the display channel.
3.2.2 PTZ Control

Click
adjust focus

Click
adjust aperture

Click
adjust lens

Click up/down/left/right control pan&tilt or hold mouse left key adjust direction by
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drag the middle dot
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Preset
:choose preset from drop down list can control pt to the setting position.
Click the mouse right key then choose 【set current view as a preset point】for preset .

Cruise
:Click
setting the route or choose the already one by drop down list, click
to stop the cruise.
Click the mouse right key then choose 【set current view as a preset point】,pop following
dialog:
Click
, set your cruise route in the following dialog:
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3.2.3 Device List
Display connected devices name, domain name, channel name ,etc. Click
device. Click
to show the device property dialog. Click
to add
connect or disconnect device.
3.2.4 Interface Structure
Click the following button it will adjust your own display mode. Click
click
save or
delete.
Click
switch
display
mode,
1/4/6/8/9//12/16//20/25/30 optional
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3.2.5 Other Function
3.2.5.1 Screen Switch
Click
to start or stop screen switch (
mean the switch is in process).
3.2.5.2 Client_side Setup

Client Setup
Click
to setup record path/alarm trigger record period/sound/last time scene. More
than one path can be saved, the top one will be the default record path.
Record up limit 1024M /7200s

Video Switch Setting
It will detect multi-devices or different channels can switch in one screen. Click 【page】 arrow to
add/delete page, click【stay】arrow to add/delete standstill period, click【
】 choose
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display mode, hold mouse left key drag the wanted channel to the right column or delete it by
double click the channel name.

Local User Management
Default password is blank. After login, allow add new user and related password/private.
Password will be needed when quit under 【Full Screen】.
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
Automatic_Record
Allows timer record per channel/period setting, save path setting in【client setup】. The interface
will blink after start this function.
indicator
3.2.5.3 Playback
and you will see the following dialog, Search for the file needed in list of recordings. Double
Click
click to play the file.
Please choose device IP under 【Device-side File】then
click【Find】when check file in SD card.
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Mark1:Event will trigger MD or alarm, event record will MD or alarm trigger record.
Mark2:Device port file will save the file in linked SD card.
3.2.5.4 Language Version
The software supports Chinese and English, click
populates
to
switch.
3.2.5.5 Full Screen
Click
change to full screen mode, all action will be locked under this mode, input
administrator password when quitting. Click the right button to populate:
Choose to populate alarm info
3.3 Device property
Click or choose IP address in device list, click 【Property】 by right key to populate the dialog box;
setup or adjust IP address、DDN、PPPoE、broadcast configuration、user management、 update
online,etc.
3.3.1 Address/Port
The default factory IP setting is set to DHCP to automatically get the address from
the router and is assigned the service port of 8001. After modifying click 【ok】 or
【apply】 screen prompts in order to modify the contents of the settings to take effect, you
need to restart the server, reboot the device to be effective. Set the server name and
there is no need to reboot the device after..
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Mark1: IP address is valid only after restarting the device.
Mark2: When linking 2 or more of the same devices, you need to change the related IP
addresses and physical addresses.
Mark3: Outer net visit need mapping the service port, refer router configuration part. DNS
server needs change to current DNS IP address also.
3.3.2 DDNS
DDNS is for dynamic DNS, for unfixed IP domain name mapping. This client software
support peanut shell、3322. Just apply your domain name in the proper network station (refer to
Part3.2) then click 【OK】 in the popup dialog, the DDNS will then valididate.
【DDNS Service Provider】Device now supports www.oray.net and www.3322.org.
【User Name】One account can apply for different domain names, the provider request though
is not same.
【Password】The password related to domain when you apply for the domain name at the
DDNS.
【Dynamic Domain Name】This is the address the DDNS assigns you .
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3.3.3 PPPoE
The client software allow PPPoE . Link the device to a modem, connect to internet. User can
then visit the monitors picture by internet from long distance. Choose PPPoE in following dialog
then input user name and password then click 【OK】.
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3.3.4 Multicast
Use set device as needed to realize the multicast function.
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3.3.5 E-Mail
Choosing a mail service, the device will send event reports and still pictures to
the appointed mailbox when an alarm or MD is triggered.
【SMTP Server】Look up your emails server info Follow your mailbox hints.
【SMTP Port】Check to see what your email provider recommends, default 25.
【 Sender’s Account】 Senders Email Address; This is according to your SMTP service
[User Account】Senders email address information.
【Password】Password of the senders email Account.
【Receiver’s Account】Any email box which can receive mail. Click【Send A
Test Mail】after setup to confirm your action.
Mark: For outlook or foxmail user, need set the sender account to valid the function.
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3.3.6 Date/Time
Adjust device date, time. Click【Same with PC】to synchronous with pc.
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3.3.7 Alarm In
【channel】 Channels choosen for Alarm signal.
【Actions take to response to alarm】Sound alarm, notice client , send e-mail.
【Output to 】Setup output channel.
【PTZ linkage】Seperate、preset、cruise. Moniter channel must be appointed for
choosen presets or cruise mode.
【Valid period of time】 Setup time period for alarm input recording
Mark: Recording is initateded on the SD card with in 0-20s from point of alarm.
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3.3.8 Alarm Out
【channel】Name for choosen Alarm channel
【Valid period of time】Setup for the recording time , alarm output time period. +
mean valid period,- mean except the period
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3.3.9 PTZ
【Video Channel】choosen video channel of connected PTZ camera.
【Address】Matching the PTZ address with protocol.
【Protocol】Support Pelco-D & Pelco-P, default of unit is Pelco-D.
【Step Length】 Range 1~64, default 32. High speed will make the control hard ,
suggest under 32 for high speed dome.
【Comm Setting】 Set baud rate, data bit, stop bit, parity bit.
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3.3.10 Video Channel
【Channel】Channel number of camera .
【Name】Setup channel name.
【Resolution】QCIF / CIF / Half_D1 /
D1.
【PAL/NTSC】Choose PAL or NTSC.
Mark1: Need restart device to valid new setup.
Mark2: 4 channel DVS only support channel 1 set as D1 format.
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3.3.11 User
User management is used to add, delete or modify user names and passwords,
and
setup
corresponding
authority levels.
User
name
can
only
be
English
characters or numbers,Chinese is not supported, maximum length of user name or
password is 10 characters. User is separated into three classes:
◆ Normal User: Admit to brown monitor image, no authority to setup device
and manage user accounts.
◆ Power User: Admit to setup device, no authority to manage user accounts.
◆ Administrator: Authorized to setup device and manage user accounts. The
default administrator id is admin, password is admin, this id cannot be
deleted.
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3.3.12 Update
User can update device locally at the unit or via IE on the WWW. The device will auto
restart after upgrade. User can check current version number here.
【Current version 】Displays current version, not allowed to edit.
【File to upload】 Click【Open】find the file then click【Upload】, the following
dialog will show the progress. The device will auto restart after upgrade, not
shut off during the process.
Mark: Online upgrade file DAT is pk2. Firmware program and client program can be upgrade
integrated or separated.
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3.3.13 Record
The record property will auto display when linked to a SD card. If not, please click 【IP】→
【Property】→【Record】to pop the dialog:
Set file limit, 0 mean no limit
Valid record period
Mark1: Please power off the device before inserting SD card.
Mark2: Choose file format FAT32 when formatting SD card.
Mark3: Click
choose 【Device-Side File】 to review record, see diagrammatic
presentation:
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3.3.14Wireless NIC
Wireless network card properties will auto display; i f not click 【IP】→【Property】
→【Record】 to popup the dialog:
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4 Other
4.1 LAN and WAN configuration

LAN automatically search
Run DVS Client, Click
, the video server will display in the local LAN and will
appear in the device list. PCand Video Server must be on
same network
If there are no device in the device list, make sure of the following
① If DVS is already powered?
② If DVS and PC have been normal connected? If yes, the light will be long bright or
flashing.
③ If PC has firewall working? If yes, should do it again after closing the firewall.

WAN manually search
If users want to login in another subnet, the device can not automatically be searched. The
video device should be manually added as the following steps:
① Register DDNS services from a DDNS service provider. After applications a domain
name will be assigned, and an account number and password will be obtained.
② Click mouse right key in device list up item, choose 【Property】→【DDNS】 set your
domain info ,please see 3.3.2 for details.
③ When Internet IP is changed. The device will automatically tell DDNS server its new
Internet IP.
④ Users only input domain in the network browser can run Client.
4.2 Application for DDNS
Normally users use dynamic IP address in the internet. User can use a static hostname instead
of a dynamic IP address to monitor Lan device image. In this way, user should register a domain
name and obtain a password. The device supports www.3322.org and www.dyndns.org , users can
login it and register the domain, after doing it, set your domain info as 3.3.2 for details.
4.3 Router configuration
Routers must be set to enable a PC TCP connecting to the device. Routers use port number to
decide which device request is allowed, this function is port transmitting or virtual services.
Appendix A
IE mode
When first logging into device through IE, user needsto add http:// by manual to
populate the following dialog:
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Click【
】 download the control nvx.exe
, then
install it. Then input user name and password (default is admin ) can get monitor page, see below:
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