HD Video/Audio Decoder
User Manual
UD.6L0203D1174A01
DS-6400HDI–T Decoder User Manual
User Manual
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Regulatory information
FCC information
FCC compliance: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a digital device, pursuant to part
15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the
equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy
and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio
communications. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the
user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense.
FCC conditions
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
1. This device may not cause harmful interference.
2. This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
EU Conformity Statement
This product and - if applicable - the supplied accessories too are marked with "CE" and comply therefore with the
applicable harmonized European standards listed under the Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC, the EMC Directive
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European Union. For proper recycling, return this product to your local supplier upon the purchase of equivalent new
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2006/66/EC (battery directive): This product contains a battery that cannot be disposed of as unsorted municipal waste in the
European Union. See the product documentation for specific battery information. The battery is marked with this symbol,
which may include lettering to indicate cadmium (Cd), lead (Pb), or mercury (Hg). For proper recycling, return the battery to
your supplier or to a designated collection point. For more information see: www.recyclethis.info.
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Safety Instruction
These instructions are intended to ensure that user can use the product correctly to avoid danger or property loss.
The precaution measure is divided into “Warnings” and “Cautions”
Warnings: Serious injury or death may occur if any of the warnings are neglected.
Cautions: Injury or equipment damage may occur if any of the cautions are neglected.
Warnings
Follow
these
safeguards to prevent serious
injury or death.
Cautions
Follow
these
precautions
to
prevent
potential injury or material
damage.
Warnings
• Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
• In the use of the product, you must be in strict compliance with the electrical safety regulations of the nation and region.
Please refer to technical specifications for detailed information.
• Input voltage should meet both the SELV (Safety Extra Low Voltage) and the Limited Power Source with 100~240 VAC or
12 VDC according to the IEC60950-1 standard. Please refer to technical specifications for detailed information.
• Do not connect several devices to one power adapter as adapter overload may cause over-heating or a fire hazard.
• Please make sure that the plug is firmly connected to the power socket.
• If smoke, odor or noise rise from the device, turn off the power at once and unplug the power cable, and then please contact
the service center.
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Preventive and Cautionary Tips
Before connecting and operating your device, be advised of the following tips:
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•
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Ensure unit is installed in a well-ventilated, dust-free environment.
Unit is designed for indoor use only.
Keep all liquids away from the device.
Ensure environmental conditions meet factory specifications.
Ensure unit is properly secured to a rack or shelf. Major shocks or jolts to the unit as a result of dropping it may cause
damage to the sensitive electronics within the unit.
• Use the device in conjunction with an UPS if possible.
• Power down the unit before connecting and disconnecting accessories and peripherals.
• Improper use or replacement of the battery may result in explosion. Replace with the same or equivalent type only.
Dispose of used batteries according to the instructions provided by the battery manufacturer.
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Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 Introduction ..................................................................................................................................... 7
1.1 Description ...................................................................................................................................................... 8
1.2 Features ........................................................................................................................................................... 8
CHAPTER 2 Panels and Connections ................................................................................................................. 10
2.1 Front Panel .................................................................................................................................................... 11
2.2 Rear Panel ..................................................................................................................................................... 12
CHAPTER 3 Initial Network Parameters Configuration ................................................................................. 14
3.1 Search Active Devices Online .................................................................................................................... 15
3.2 Modify Network Parameters ...................................................................................................................... 16
3.3 Set Admin Password for the Decoder......................................................................................................... 17
CHAPTER 4 Decoder Configuration and Operation by Web Browser ............................................................ 21
4.1 Decoder Configuration .................................................................................................................................. 26
4.1.1 Checking Device Information ............................................................................................................... 26
4.1.2 Configuring Time Settings .................................................................................................................... 26
4.1.3 Configuring RS485/RS232 Serial Port .................................................................................................. 28
4.1.4 Configuring Basic Network Settings ..................................................................................................... 29
4.1.5 Configuring DDNS Settings .................................................................................................................. 30
4.1.6 Managing User Account ........................................................................................................................ 32
4.1.7 Importing/Exporting Parameters ........................................................................................................... 33
4.1.8 Upgrading, Restoring the Default Settings,and Rebooting the Decoder ............................................. 33
4.1.9 Transparent Channel.............................................................................................................................. 34
4.2 Seting Video Wall Layout ............................................................................................................................. 37
4.3 Decoding Operation ...................................................................................................................................... 38
4.3.1 Add Encoding Device ............................................................................................................................ 38
4.3.2 Decode on the Video Wall .................................................................................................................... 40
4.3.3 Video Wall Floating .............................................................................................................................. 41
4.3.4 Set Scene ............................................................................................................................................... 42
CHAPTER 5 Decoder Configuration and Operation by Client Software ......................................................... 45
5.1 Adding an Encoding/Decoding Device ......................................................................................................... 46
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5.2 Linking Video Output with Video Wall ........................................................................................................ 48
5.3 Displaying Video on Video Wall .................................................................................................................. 50
5.4.1 Decoding and Displaying Video ............................................................................................................ 51
5.4.3 Windowing and RoamingSettings ......................................................................................................... 53
5.4.4 Configuring Playback ............................................................................................................................ 55
5.4.5 Configuring Cycle Decoding ................................................................................................................. 55
5.4.6 Window Configuration .......................................................................................................................... 56
CHAPTER 6 Appendix ......................................................................................................................................... 58
Appendix A. Specifications................................................................................................................................. 59
Appendix B. FAQ ............................................................................................................................................... 62
Appendix C. List of Third-party IP Cameras Access .......................................................................................... 63
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CHAPTER 1
Introduction
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1.1 Description
Designed for the high-definition video monitoring system, DS-6400HDI-T Series HD Video/Audio Decoder is
developed on the basis of TI platform, Linux operating system and Netra processor, ensuring high reliability and
stability of system running.
DS-6400HDI-T Series HD Video/Audio Decoder is capable of decoding video at 8MP resolution and outputting
decoded video via BNC, VGA, DVI or HDMI interfaces, and it also supports multiple network protocols and
multiple stream transmission modes. The decoded video can be displayed on video wall or large screen.
1.2 Features
Hardware Structure
Standard rack-mount structure with carrier-level ATCA chassis system.
Pluggable modular design provides high flexibility.
Up to 8 audio/video output modules can be mounted.
Dual-power supply redundancy (optional) ensures high stability and reliability of system running.
Support decoding output via BNC and DVI (DVI-to-VGA and DVI-to-HDMI supported) interfaces.
Models
DS-6401HDI-T, DS-6404HDI-T, DS-6408HDI-T, DS-6410HDI-T, DS-6412HDI-T, DS-6416HDI-T
Decoding Video and Audio
Private H.264, standard H.264, MJPEG, MPEG2 and MPEG4 video stream formats.
PS, RTP and private customized data encapsulation formats.
PAL and NTSC image standards.
DS-6401HDI-T provides the HDMI/VGA/BNC video output, and other models provide DVI/VGA/BNC video
output.
Decode video stream at resolution of 8MP, 5MP, 3MP, 1080P, 720P, SVGA, VGA, 4CIF, DCIF, 2CIF, CIF and
QCIF.
G.722, G.711A, G.711U, MPEG2-L2 and ACC audio stream formats.
Getting stream and decoding via channel zero, HiDDNS and VGA/DVI local channel (not supported by DS6401HDI-T).
High-definition video output via DVI/VGA/HDMI interface and standard-definition video output via BNC
interface.
Window spanning for video wall display.
Windowing, roaming and window splitting is available under roaming mode.
Decoding Capacity
Refer to the following table for the decoding capacity and display modes of different models:
Resolution
Resolution
Model
8MP
5MP
1080p
720p
4CIF
Split
Mode
DS-6401HDI-T
DS-6404HDI-T
1-ch
2-ch
2-ch
4-ch
4-ch
8-ch
8-ch
16-ch
16-ch
32-ch
1/4/9/16
1/4/9/16
DS-6408HDI-T
4-ch
8-ch
16-ch
32-ch
64-ch
1/4/9/16
DS-6410HDI-T
5-ch
10-ch
20-ch
40-ch
80-ch
1/4/9/16
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Screen
Multi-display
Mode
-1×2, 1×3, 1×4, 2×1, 2×2
1×2, 1×3, 1×4, 2×1, 2×2,
2×3, 3×2, 2×4, 4×2
1×2, 1×3, 1×4, 2×1, 2×2,
2×3, 2×4, 2×5, 3×2, 3×3,
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4×2, 5×2
DS-6412HDI-T
DS-6416HDI-T
6-ch
8-ch
12-ch
16-ch
24-ch
32-ch
48-ch
64-ch
90-ch
100-ch
1/4/9/16
1×2, 1×3, 1×4, 2×1, 2×2,
2×3, 2×4, 2×5, 3×2, 3×3,
4×2, 5×2, 3×4, 4×3
1/4/9/16
1×2, 1×3, 1×4, 2×1, 2×2,
2×3, 2×4, 2×5, 3×2, 3×3,
4×2, 5×2, 3×4, 4×3, 5×3,
3×5, 4×4
Decoding Mode
Dynamic decoding: Log in the remote encoder or remote stream media server to select a channel of video
source to acquire video stream, and then decode and output the video for local display.
Cycle decoding: Set multiple remote monitoring channels on a decoding channel, and the decoder is capable
of performing cycle decoding according to the configured sequence and time. The stream sources can be
obtained via remote access to the encoder or stream media server and decoded for local output. A maximum of
64 channels are allowed for cycle decoding.
Obtain stream from stream media server: The decoder can receive real-time data by accessing to
stream media server, and then decode the video stream and output them on the video wall. The private RTSP is
adopted as the control protocol, and the TCP/UDP is used for receiving the data stream.
Remote playback of record files: By remote access to the encoding devices with storage capability, and
directly obtain the record files from the encoder, and finally decode for local output.
Network
One 10/100/1000Mbps self-adaptive Ethernet interface.
Support TCP, UDP and Multicast network protocols.
Multiple DDNS settings: Peanut Hull, Dyndns, IPServer, NO-IP and HiDDNS.
Support SADP software to automatically search and discover the online devices in local network area.
Automatically get IP address by DHCP protocol.
Remote upgrading and maintenance can be done via Web browser or client software.
User Administration
A maximum of 32 user accounts can be created by the system, including 1 administrator and 31 normal users.
The user name of the administrator is admin, which cannot be modified, and the password is allowable to be
modified by the administrator only; no deletion of the administrator is allowed, and the administrator is
authorized to set the operation permissions for other users.
Transparent Channel
The decoder adopts the RS-232/RS-485 serial interface to realize transparent transmission, and the transparent
channel of the decoder supports multicast transparent transmission as well. Multiple transparent channels can
be established simultaneously.
Two-way Audio
The decoder is capable of realizing two-way audio with the remote client.
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CHAPTER 2
Panels and Connections
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2.1 Front Panel
Front panel of DS-6400HDI-T
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
Figure 2.1 Front Panel of DS-6401HDI-T
Table 2.1 Description of Front Panel
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
LED Indicator & Interface
Connections
POWER
LINK
Tx/Rx
HDMI Video Output
VGA Video Output
Audio Output
Video Output
Power LED indicator
Network connection LED indicator
Data transmitting/receiving status LED indicator
HDMI output of decoded video
VGA output of decoded video
Audio output, 3.5mm connector
Video output, BNC connector
Figure 2.2 Front Panel of DS-6404/6408/6410/6412/6416HDI-T
Table 2.2 Description of Front Panel
LED Indicator & Interface
Connections
1
2
POWER
LINK
Power LED indicator
Network connection LED indicator
3
Tx/Rx
Data transmitting/receiving status LED indicator
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2.2 Rear Panel
Rear panel of DS-6401HDI-T
1
2
3
4
6
5
Figure 2.3 Rear Panel of DS-6401HDI-T
Table 2.3 Description of DS-6401HDI-T Rear Panel
1
2
3
4
5
6
Interface
LINE IN/OUT
LAN
RS-232 Serial Interface
RS-485 Serial Interface
Alarm In
Alarm Out
Power Supply
Connections
Two-way audio input/output, 3.5mm connector.
10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet interface
Connect to RS-232 devices, e.g., PC, etc.
Connect to RS-485 devices, e.g., keyboard, etc.
4 alarm inputs
4 alarm outputs
12 VDC power input
Rear Panel of DS-6416HDI-T
4
1
3 5
2
7
6
9
8
10
12
13
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Figure 2.4 Rear Panel of DS-6416HDI-T
For DS-6404/6408/6410/6412HDI-T models, 4/8/10/12 DVI-I video output connectors are provides on the rear
panel.
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Table 2.4 Description of DS-6416HDI-T Rear Panel
Interface
Connections
VGA Video Input
VGA video input
DVI-I Video Input
DVI-I video input ( support DVI-to-VGA adapter)
2
DVI-I Video Output
DVI output of decoded video
3
LINE IN/OUT
Two-way audio input/output, 3.5mm connector.
1
5
LAN
DB15 connector for audio out, connecting to audio output device with the
DB15-to-BNC adapter.
10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet interface
6
USB Interface
Reserved
7
RS-232 Serial Interface
Connect to RS-232 devices, e.g., PC, etc.
4
AUDIO OUT
RS-485 Serial Interface
DB15 connector for video output, connecting to video output device (e.g.,
monitor) with the DB15-to-BNC adapter.
Connect to RS-485 devices, e.g., keyboard, etc.
Alarm In
4 alarm inputs
Alarm Out
4 alarm outputs
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GND
Grounding
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Power Supply
Power input interface
13
Power Switch
Power On/Off Switch
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9
10
1.
VIDEO OUT
It is recommended to use UPS power supply to ensure the high stability and reliability of the system
running.
2.
The single power supply module is provided by factory default configuration.
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CHAPTER 3
Initial Network Parameters
Configuration
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Purpose:
If you don’t know the IP address of the decoder and this is not the first time you use the decoder, you can use
SADP (IP finder) software or the Serial port tools to find out the IP address of the decoder and to configure the IP
address or other network parameters of it. It is recommended to change the default IP address for the first time to
use it.
This chapter aims to tell the procedures of using the SADP software to find and configure the IP address and
other parameters of the device.
For the first-time user, the default user name of DS-6400HDI-T is admin, and the default IP address is
192.0.0.64.
It is highly recommended to change the default user name and password after initial use.
3.1 Searching Active Devices Online

Click
Search online devices automatically
to run the SADP software and it will automatically search the online devices every 15
seconds from the subnet where your computer locates. It displays the total number and information of the
searched devices in the Online Devices interface. Device information including the device type, IP address, port
number, gateway, etc. is displayed.
Figure 3.1 Search Online Device by SADP
Device can be searched and displayed in the list in 15 seconds after it went online; it will be removed from the
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list in 45 seconds after it went offline.

Search online devices manually
You can also click
added to the list.
You can click
or
to refresh the online device list manually. The newly searched devices will be
on each column heading to order the information; you can click
device table and hide the network parameter panel on the right side, or click
to expand the
to show the network parameter
panel.
3.2
Modifying Network Parameters
Steps:
1.
Select the device to be modified in the device list and the network parameters of the device will be
displayed in the Modify Network Parameters panel on the right side.
2.
Edit the modifiable network parameters, e.g., IP address, port number and gateway.
3.
Enter the password of the admin account of the device in the Password field and click
changes.
Figure 3.2 Add Searched Online Device
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3.3
Setting Admin Password for the Decoder
You are required to activate the decoder first by setting a strong password for it before you can use the device.
Activation via Web Browser and Client Software are all supported.
 Activation via Web Browser
Steps:
1.
Power on the decoder, and connect the decoder to the network.
2.
Input the IP address into the address bar of the web browser, and click Enter to enter the activation interface.
Figure 3.3 Activation Interface
3.
Create a password and input the password into the password field.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED– We highly recommend that you create a strong
password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters, including upper case letters, lower case
letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the security of your product. And we
recommend that you reset your password regularly, especially in the high security system, resetting the
password monthly or weekly can better protect your product.
4.
Confirm the password.
5.
Click OK to save the password and enter the live view interface.
 Activation via Client Software
The client software is versatile video management software for multiple kinds of devices.
Get the client software from the supplied disk or the official website, and install the software according to the
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prompts. Follow the steps to activate the camera.
Steps:
1.
Run the client software and the Video Wall interface pops up, as shown in the figure below.
Figure 3.4 Control Panel
2.
Click the Device Management icon to enter the Device Management interface, as shown in the figure
below.
Figure 3.5 Control Panel
3.
Check the device status from the device list, and select an inactive device.
4.
Click the Activate button to pop up the Activation interface.
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5.
Create a password and input the password in the password field, and confirm the password.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend that you create a strong
password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters, including upper case letters, lower
case letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the security of your product. We
recommend that you reset your password regularly, especially in the high security system, resetting the
password monthly or weekly can better protect your product.
Figure 3.6 Activation Interface (Client Software)
6.
Click OK button to start activation.
7.
Click the Modify Netinfo button to pop up the Network Parameter Modification interface, as shown in the
figure below.
Figure 3.7 Modifying the Network Parameters
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8.
Change the device IP address to the same subnet with your computer by either modifying the IP address
manually or checking the DHCP checkbox.
9.
Input the password to activate your IP address modification.
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CHAPTER 4
Decoder Configuration and Operation by
Web Browser
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Purpose:
You shall acknowledge that the use of the product with the Internet access might be under network security risks.
For avoidance of any network attacks and information leakage, please strengthen your own protection. If the
product does not work properly, contact with your dealer or the nearest service center.
Since there is no local operation GUI provided for the decoder, you can manage and configure it by Web browser
or the iVMS-4200 Video Wall Client Software. In this chapter, the operation and management of the decoder by
the Web browser is provided.
The tested Web browsers include: IE 8.0+, Chrome 18.0+, Firefox 5.0+, and Safari 5.02+.
Steps:
1.
Open the Web browser and input the IP address of Decoder (e.g., http://192.168.0.0) .
2.
Login to the device.
Figure 4.1 Login Interface

If the device has not been activated, you need to active the device first before login.
Figure 4.2 Activation Interface
1)
Set the password for admin user account.
2)
Click OK to login the device.
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STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend you create a strong
password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters, including upper case letters, lower
case letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the security of your product. We
recommend you reset your password regularly, especially in the high security system, resetting the
password monthly or weekly can better protect your product.

If the device is already activated, enter the user name and password in the login interface, and click the
Login button.
3.
The following interface is showed after successful login.
Figure 4.3 Enter WEB Page
4.
Click Configuration > Decoding Configuration and check the checkbox of Enable Roaming
Figure 4.4 Enable Roaming
5.
Click Save to pop up the dialog box interface as following.
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Figure 4.5 Note Interface
6.
Click OK to enter the Video Wall interface.
Figure 4.6 Enter WEB Page of Decoder

If the password is not strong enough, the following message box pops up to remind you to change the
weak or risky password to strong password.
Figure 4.7 Note Interface
1)
Click Cancel to login the device and click OK to enter the password change interface.
Figure 4.8 Password Change Interface
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2)
Input the password in Password and Confirm text fields to finish the strong password settings.
Click Cancel to login the device.
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4.1 Decoder Configuration
4.1.1 Checking Device Information
Purpose:
You can check the information of the device in the device information interface, such as the Device Type, Device
Serial No., Firmware Version, Decoding Version, Web Version, Plugin Version etc.
Step:
Click Configuration > System Settings > Basic Information to view Device Type, Device Serial No.,
Firmware Version, DSP Version, etc.
The device name can be edited.
Figure 4.9 Checking Device Information
4.1.2 Configuring Time Settings
Purpose:
You can set the time for the decoder in the Time Settings interface.
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System Settings > Time Settings to enter the following interface:
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Figure 4.10 Configure Time Settings
2.

Configure the time synchronization by NTP server or manually.
Configuring Time Sync by NTP Server
A Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server can be configured on your device to ensure the accuracy of system
date/time.
If the device is connected to a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) network that has time server
properties configured, the camera will synchronize automatically with the time server.
Enable the NTP function by checking the checkbox, and configure the following settings:
NTP Server: IP address of NTP server.
NTP Port: Port of NTP server.
Figure 4.11 Configure Time by NTP
If the device is connected to a public network, you should use a NTP server that has a time synchronization
function, such as the server at the National Time Center (IP Address: 210.72.145.44). If the device is set up in a
more customized network, NTP software can be used to establish a NTP server used for time synchronization.

Configuring Time Synchronization Manually
Enable the Manual Correction function and then click icon
calendar.
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Figure 4.12 Configure Time Manually
3.
Select the time zone that is closest to the device’s location from the drop-down list.
4.
Click Save to save the settings.
4.1.3 Configuring RS485/RS232 Serial Port
Configure RS232 Parameters
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System Settings > RS232 to enter the following interface:
Figure 4.13 Configure RS-232 Settings
2.
Configure the RS232 parameters, including the baud rate, data bit, stop bit and parity type.
3.
Select the Operating Mode of RS232 as Console or Transparent Channel.
Console: use the RS232 serial port for debugging the decoder.
Transparent Channel: use the RS232 serial port as the transparent channel.
4.
Click Save to save the settings.
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Configure RS485 Parameters
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System Settings > RS485 to enter the following interface:
Figure 4.14 Configure RS-485 Settings
2.
Configure the RS-485 parameters, including the baud rate, data bit, stop bit and parity type.
3.
Click Save to save the settings.
4.1.4 Configuring Basic Network Settings
Purpose:
You can set the network parameters for the decoder in the parameter configuration interface.
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > Network > TCP/IP to enter the general network settings interface.
Figure 4.15 Configure Basic Network Settings
2.
Set the network parameters, including the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, and DNS Server.
3.
Click Save to save the settings.
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4.1.5 Configuring DDNS Settings
Purpose:
If your device is set to use PPPoE as its default network connection, you may set Dynamic DNS (DDNS) to be
used for network access.
Prior registration with your DDNS Provider is required before configuring the system to use DDNS.
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > Network > DDNS to enter the DDNS Settings interface:
2.
Check the Enable DDNS checkbox to enable this feature.
3.
Select DDNS Type. Five different DDNS types are selectable: IPServer, DynDNS, PeanutHull,
HiDDNS and NO-IP.
• DynDNS:
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
Enter Server Address for DynDNS (e.g., members.dyndns.org).
Enter the User Name and Password registered in the DynDNS website.
In the Domain text field, enter the domain obtained from the DynDNS website.
Click Save to save the settings.
Figure 4.16 DynDNS Settings
• IPServer:
(1) Enter server address for IPServer.
(2) Click Save to save the settings.
For the IP Server, you have to apply a static IP, subnet mask, gateway and primary DNS from the ISP. The
Server Address should be entered with the static IP address of the PC that runs IP Server software.
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Figure 4.17 IPServer Settings
• PeanutHull:
(1) Enter User Name and Password obtained from the PeanutHull website.
(2) Click Save to save the settings.
Figure 4.18 PeanutHull Settings
• HiDDNS:
(1) Enter the Server Address of the HiDDNS server: www.hik-online.com.
(2) Enter the Domain Name of the device. You can register the alias of the device domain name in the
HiDDNS server first and then enter the alias to the domain name in the decoder; you can also enter
the domain name directly on the decoder to create a new one.
If a new alias of the device domain name is defined in the decoder, it will replace the old one
registered on the server.
(3) Click Save to save the settings.
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Figure 4.19 HiDDNS Settings
After having successfully registered the device on the HiDDNS server, you can access your device via Web
browser or client software with the Device Domain Name (device name).
4.1.6 Managing User Account
The user accounts can be managed in this interface.
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System > User Management to enter the account management interface.
2.
You can add, modify or delete the user account, as well as configure operating permissions for each
user account.
Figure 4.20 Configure User Account
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For the admin user, only the password can be modified.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend that you create a strong
password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters, including upper case letters, lower case
letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the security of your product. We recommend that
you reset your password regularly, especially in the high security system, resetting the password monthly or
weekly can better protect your product.
4.1.7 Importing/Exporting Parameters
Purpose:
The configuration files of the device can be imported from or exported to local device for backup, which
maintains convenient parameters configuration.
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System > Maintenance to enter the parameters import/export interface:
Figure 4.21 Import/Export Config File
2.
Click Browse to select the file from the local directory and then click the Import button to import a
configuration file. Click Device Parameters to export parameters.
4.1.8 Upgrading, Restoring the Default Settings , and
Rebooting the Decoder
Steps:
1.
Click Configuration > System > Maintenance to do Reboot, Upgrade, and Default configurations.
Upgrade the decoder
1)
Click Browse to search the upgrading files.
2)
Click Upgrade to upgrade it.
Figure 4.22 Device Management
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1.
When logging in the device for first time, please install the plug-in according to the prompt on the screen.
2.
The device will restart after completing the upgrade.
Restore the default settings of the decoder:
1)
Click Default to restore the completed factory settings of the decoder.
Or
Click Restore to restore a part of the factory settings of the decoder.
Figure 4.23 Default Settings
Reboot the decoder:
1)
Click Reboot if you are sure to reboot the device.
Figure 4.24 Reboot the Device
4.1.9 Transparent Channel
Purpose:
The Transparent Channel refers to the transmission channel used for forwarding data between the decoder
and the encoder without operating on the data.
Steps:
1. Click Configuration > Decoding Configuration > Transparent Channel to enter transparent
channel interface.
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Figure 4.25 Transparent Channel Interface
2.
Select a transparent channel from the list to configure.
3.
Click Modify to modify the parameters of the selected transparent channel.
Figure 4.26 Modifying Interface
4.
Select the Local Serial Port and the Remote Serial Port to RS-485 or RS-232.
Local Serial Port: the serial port used as the transparent channel by the decoder.
Remote Serial Port: the serial port used as the transparent channel by the encoding device.
5.
Click Delete to pop up the following dialog box and click OK to delete the selected channel.
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Figure 4.27 Deleting Interface
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4.2 Setting Video Wall Layout
Purpose:
To realize the display of the decoded video on the video wall, you must set the Video Wall Configuration in the
first place so as to link the video output with video wall.
Steps:
1.
Click Video Wall Configuration to enter the corresponding interface.
Figure 4.28 Enter Video Wall Configuration Interface
2.
You can use the default video wall layout or click
to add a new layout. Enter the number of screens in
row and column and up to 16 × 20 split screen is available.
Figure 4.29 Split Screen Configuration
3.
Click OK to finish the adding of the video wall information.
4.
Click and drag the output channels from the left-side list to the display screen.
Figure 4.30 Video Wall Configuration Interface
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5.
Move the cursor to the window, and icon
Click
automatically appears in the upper-right comer of the window.
to close the window.
Figure 4.31 Delete the Window
4.3 Decoding Operation
Purpose:
After configuration has done according to 4.2 Setting Video Wall Layout, decoding video on the TV Wall can be
realized in this section.
Steps:
1.
Click Video Wall to enter video wall interface.
Figure 4.32 Video Wall Interface
Table 4.1 Description of Video Wall
No.
Description
1
Camera: the camera added in the Web
2
Scene: the Web supports up to 8 scenes by default, capable of independent
scene configuration and fast switching
3
TV Wall: TV Wall operation interface
4
Shortcut toolbar: decoding screen layout, save the scene, delete all
windows, refresh all windows, at bottom
4.3.1 Adding Encoding Device
1.
Click Add to add new encoding devices.
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Figure 4.33 Encoding Device List
2.
Input Device Name, IP Address, Port, Password, Area Name and Channel Number. Check the checkbox
of Get Stream by Stream Media to lower the network load of the device.
Figure 4.34 Adding Camera Interface
3.
Select one of the areas or one channel of the encoding device, and click Modify to modify corresponding
parameters.
Figure 4.35 Modifying Area
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Figure 4.36 Modifying Encoding Device
4.
Select one area or one channel of encoding device and click Delete to delete the encoding device.
Figure 4.37 Deleting Camera Interface
4.3.2 Decoding on the Video Wall
Steps:
1.
Drag the channel from the left side list to realize the decoding in the selected window.
Figure 4.38 Decode the Video on the Wall
2.
Select one decoding window and click
to set the decoding screen layout with 1/4/9/16 split screen
available.
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Figure 4.39 Split Screen Interface
3.
Right click the selected window and the following interface shows up.
Figure 4.40 Decoding Channel Interface
4.
Click Stop Decoding to stop decoding
5.
Click Decoding Status to check the decoding status.
Figure 4.41 Decoding Channel Status
4.3.3 Video Wall Roaming
Steps:
1.
Drag one camera from the left side list to the Video Wall layout, which enables decoding in the
corresponding window automatically.
2.
Drag the decoding window randomly to realize the window roaming on the Video Wall.
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Figure 4.42 Video Roaming Interface
3.
Select one of the roaming windows, and click
to realize split screen in the selected roaming window
with 1/4/9/16 available.
4.
Generally the selected window is at top by default. Click
to place the selected window at bottom.
Figure 4.43 Set Decoding at Bottom
Roaming and fluent video cannot be realized in the window with the signal outputted via BNC interfaces.
4.3.4 Setting Scene
Purpose:
Different video wall layouts are saved as different scenes and up to 8 scenes can be added. You can easily view
the required live videos on the video wall by calling the scene.
Steps:
1.
In the Video Wall interface drag the channel from the left side list to realize the decoding in the selected
window.
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Figure 4.44 Saving the Scene Interface
2.
Click Save as to pop up the following dialog box.
Figure 4.45 Save as Interface
3.
Input the Name and click OK to save the scene.
Figure 4.46 Scene List
4.
Select one of the scenes you have set. Click
5.
Click
to call the scene.
to rename the scene.
Figure 4.47 Rename the Scene
6. Click
to delete the scene.
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Figure 4.48 Delete the Scene
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Decoder Configuration and Operation by
Client Software
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Run the disk of iVMS-4200 Video Wall Client Software, and double click the icon to install it in your PC. In this
chapter, the basic procedure of operating the decoder by the software is described.
Please refer to the user manual of iVMS-4200 for more detailed information.
The following figure shows the main interface after accessing to the software:
Figure 5.1 Main Interface
The software is capable of many functions for controlling and managing many devices. In this manual, only the
operation related to the decoder is introduced.
5.1 Adding an Encoding/Decoding Device
Steps:
1.
Click Device Management tab to enter the Device Management interface.
Figure 5.2Device Management Interface
2.
Click the Add Device and you can add device manually by means of IP address/domain, IP segment
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and HiDDNS.
Figure 5.3 Add Device by IP/Domain
3.
You can add the device by detecting the online devices. The active online decoding devices in the same
local subnet with the software are displayed on the list. Select the decoder and click Add to Client to
add the decoder.
Figure 5.4 Add Device by Detecting the Online Device
Please refer to the User Manual of iVMS-4200 Video Wall Client Software for detailed instructions of adding
encoding/decoding device.
The successfully added encoding/decoding device can be viewed in the list.
Figure 5.5 List of Added Decoders
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5.2 Linking Video Output with Video Wall
Steps:
1.
Click Video Wall tab to enter the Video Wall setting interface.
Figure 5.6 Video Wall Layout Settings
2.
You can use the default video wall layout or click
to choose one mode to edit Video Wall layout.
Figure 5.7 Add Screen Information
Three modes are available, respectively Add Video Wall, Modify Video Wall, and Delete Video Wall.
3.
Choose Add Video Wall from the drop-down list to add a new Video Wall.
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Figure 5.8 Add Video Wall
4.
Edit the video wall name, and the number of screens in row and column.
5.
Click Add to finish video wall adding.
6.
Choose Modify Video Wall to edit current video wall’s layout, name and decoding outputs
Figure 5.9 Modify Video Wall
7.
Choose Delete Video Wall and the information dialog box pops up. Click OK to delete the selected video
wall.
Figure 5.10 Delete Video Wall
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
Up to 5 video walls can be added to the client software.

The total number of display windows of the video wall is 16 × 20.

The range of the row number is between 1 and 16, and column number between 1 and 20.
8.
Click and drag the output channels from the left-side list to the display screens.
Figure 5.11 Video Wall Layouts
9.
You can select a linked display window and click Cancel to release the linkage, or click Cancel All to
release all the linked windows.
10. Click Modify to save the settings.
11. In the left-side list, you can select a device and click
to add decoding devices, or click
to edit the parameters for the device, click
to delete the device.
For the DS-6401HDI-T models, the VGA, BNC and HDMI video output interfaces are provided; and for
DS-6404/6408/6410/6412/6416HDI-T, the VGA, DVI-I and BNC video output interfaces are provided.
5.3 Displaying Video on Video Wall
Purpose:
After the settings of the encoding device, decoding device and video wall, the video stream from the encoding
devices can be decoded and displayed on the Video Wall.
After enable decoding and displaying, the captured picture of the video from the encoding device displays on the
Video Wall interface. And the real-time live view is shown on the physical video wall.
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5.3.1 Decoding and Displaying Video
Steps:
1.
Close Modify Video Wall interface to go back to the Video Wall interface.
Figure 5.12 Video Wall Operation Page
2.
Click scene to display the scene interface. Click
scene, and click
to add a new scene, click
to edit the name for the
to delete the scene.
Up to 8 scenes can be added.
Figure 5.13 Video Wall Operation Page
3.
Click and drag the camera from the left side list to the display window of video wall. The video stream from
the camera will be decoded and displayed on the Video Wall. You can select a decoding window and then
double click a camera to decode and display the video. You can also click and hold the Ctrl or Shift key to
select multiple cameras and then drag them to the video wall.
4.
Select a playing window to get a preview of the video in the lower-left corner of the screen. Or you can
directly drag a camera to the preview window for live view.
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Figure 5.14 Preview Interface
You can move the cursor to the preview window and click
5.
Select a decoding window and click
6.
If the decoded camera supports PTZ control, you can click
in the lower-left corner to stop decoding.
to set the split screen with 1/4/9/16 available.
beside PTZ to activate the PTZ control panel.
Figure 5.15 PTZ Interface
7.
Right-click on a playing window to activate the decoding management menu, as shown below:
The menu differs depending on the devices.
Figure 5.16 Right-click Menu

Stop/Start Decoding: stop/start the decoding.

Start/Pause Successive Decoding: start/pause the cycle decoding. This function is only supported by
decoder.

Enable Audio: turn on/off the audio of the decoding video.

Decoding Status: view the status of the decoding channel, like decoding status and stream type.

Stick at Bottom: generally the selected window is at top by default. Click Stick at Bottom to place the
selected window at bottom.

Lock/Unlock: the locked decoding window is unable to do any operation.
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
Set Alarm Window: display the video triggered by event or alarm input on Video Wall.
Figure 5.17 Video Wall Display
Icon
Description
Start Decoding
Stop Decoding
Stop All Window
Enable All VCA Decoding
Disable All VCA Decoding
Open Roaming Window
Refresh
The bottom bar lists several functions, but the decoder only supports Window and Log, since the iVMS 4200
Video Client Software is not only available for decoder but also for other devices.
5.3.2 Windowing and Roaming Settings
Purpose:
Windowing is to open a new window on the screen(s). The window can be within a screen or span multiple
screens. Roaming means that you can move the playing window randomly within the video wall.
Steps:
1.
Click
and then click and drag on a screen which links to a video output to open a window. The window
can be within a screen or span multiple screens. If you want to open a window on the opened window, click
and drag and hold the Ctrl key to create one. For the locked window, you can click and drag to create a new
window on it.
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Figure 5.18 Roaming Interface
2.
You can move the window when the cursor becomes
, and adjust the window size when becomes
directional arrow. The window will be adjusted to align with the borders if it is moved to the location near
the border of the screen
3.
Double click the roaming window and it enlarges to full fill the whole screen(s) and displays in the top
layer. Double click again to restore the original roaming size.
4.
Select a window or open a window and click
to set the split screen with 1/4/9/16 available.
Figure 5.19 Split Screen
5.
Select a window and click
to disable any operations on this window. The icon
right corner of the window when applying this function. Click

appears in the upper-
to release the lock.
Roaming and fluent video cannot be realized in the window with the signal outputted via BNC
interfaces.
Figure 5.20 Signal Output via BNC Interface
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
Audio can be outputted in the window with the signal outputted via DVI-I interface. There are up
to 16 audio outputs and one to one correspondence is required.
Figure 5.21 Signal Output via DVI Interface
5.3.3 Configuring Playback
Purpose:
The record file is supported to be played back on the video wall.
Playback function is only supported by decoder.
Steps:
1.
Click and drag the camera on the left-side list to the display window of video wall, or you can open a
window if supported.
2.
Click Start Playback to start searching the video files of the camera.
3.
If the record file is of current day, the video file can be played back automatically. If not, you can set the
search condition on the search panel (click
to show the date and click More Search Conditions to
specify more conditions), and click Search to find the video file.
The following icons are available for controlling the playback
Pause/Start the playback
Delete View
Slow Forward
Fast Forward
Start/Stop Clipping
Capture
5.3.4 Configuring Cycle Decoding
Purpose:
Cycle decoding refers to you can configure multiple video streams in a video output and the interval time in
switching video streams.
Steps:
1.
Click and drag the camera from the left-side list to the display window of video wall, or you can open a
window if supported.
2.
Click and drag a group to the window.
3.
Click
to set the switching interval for the cycle decoding and click
view the cycle decoding on the physical video wall. You can click
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to stop cycle decoding.
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Figure 5.22 Cycle Decoding
5.3.5 Window Configuration
Purpose:
You can set the window as the alarm window to display the video triggered by event or alarm input on the video
wall, you can also set the decoding delay and image parameters.
Steps:
1.
Click and drag the camera from the left-side list to the display window of the video wall, or you can open a
window if supported.
2.
Click Window Configuration to pop up the configuration dialog box.
Figure 5.23 Window Configuration
3.
Configure the parameters as needed. The window status shows the current status of the
selected window.

Alarm Window: display the video triggered by the event or alarm input on the selected window of the
video wall.

Decoding Delay: set the delay status of the decoding according to the actual needs.

Fluent Video: check the Fluent Video checkbox to enable this function to increase the frame rate of
the video for playing the video more fluently.

Enable VCA Decode: enable this function to display the smart lines set by the encoding device. This
function is unsupported under Fluent Video mode.
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Appendix
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Appendix A. Specifications
Model
DS-6401HDI-T
1-ch
VGA Output
1920 × 1080 @50/ 60HZ, 1600 × 1200 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 1024 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 720 @ 50/60Hz, 1024 × 768 @ 60Hz
1-ch
Audio/
Video Output
Audio/
Video
Decoding
Fluent
Decoding
External
Interface
General
HDMI Output
1920 × 1080 @ 50/60HZ, 1600 × 1200 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 1024 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 720 @ 50/60Hz, 1024 × 768 @ 60Hz
CVBS Output
(without audio)
1-ch
Audio Output
1-ch, RCA connector
Video Stream
Supported
Format
Audio Stream
Supported
Format
H.264/ MJPEG/MPEG4/MPEG2/Private
G.722/G.711A/G.711U/MPEG2-L2/AAC
Decoding Capability
8MP: 1-ch
5MP: 2-ch;
1080p: 4-ch;
720p: 8-ch;
4CIF: 16-ch
Split Screen
1/4/9/16
Decoding Capability
1/4 decoding capability contrast to the normal mode
Network Interface
1; 10/100/1000 Mbps self-adaptive Ethernet interface
Serial Interface
1 RS-232 (DB9), 1 RS-485
Two-Way Audio In
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 kΩ)
Two-Way Audio Out
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 kΩ)
Alarm In
Alarm Out
4
4
Power Supply
12 VDC
Power Consumption
≤ 15 W
Working Temperature
Working Humidity
Dimensions
(W × D × H)
-10° C to 55° C (14º F to 131º F)
10% to 90%
Weight
≤1.2 kg (2.65 lb)
220 × 180 × 45 mm (8.66" × 7.09" × 1.77")
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Model
Audio/
Video
Input/Output
DS-6404HDI-T
DS-6408HDI-T
4-ch
8-ch
DVI Output
1920 × 1080 @ 60/50Hz, 1600 × 1200 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 1024 @ 60Hz, 1280 × 720 @ 50/60Hz,
1024 × 768 @ 60Hz.
CVBS Output
(without audio)
2-ch
4-ch
DB15 connector (used with the DB15-to-BNC adapter)
1-ch, VGA connector; 1-ch, DVI-I connector
Audio/
Video
Decoding
Fluent
Decoding
External
Interface
General
Video Input
XGA @ 60Hz, 720p @ 60Hz, 720p @ 50Hz, UXGA @ 60Hz,
SXGA @ 60Hz, 1080p @ 50Hz, 1080p @ 60Hz, 1080I @ 50Hz,
1080I @ 60Hz, WXGA @ 60Hz, WSXGA+ @ 60Hz
Audio Output
4-ch, DB15 connector
Video Stream
Supported
Format
Audio Stream
Supported
Format
8-ch, DB15 connector
H.264/MJPEG/MPEG4/MPEG2/Private
G.722/G.711A/G.711U/MPEG2-L2/AAC
Decoding Capability
8MP: 2-ch
5MP: 4-ch;
1080p: 8-ch;
720p: 16-ch;
4CIF: 32-ch
8MP: 4-ch
5MP: 8-ch;
1080p: 16-ch;
720p: 32-ch;
4CIF: 64-ch
Split Screen Display
1/4/9/16
1/4//9/16
Screen Spanning Mode
1 × 2, 1 × 3, 1 × 4, 2 × 1, 2 × 2
1 × 2, 1 × 3, 1 × 4, 2 × 1, 2 × 2, 2 ×
3, 3 × 2, 2 × 4, 4 × 2
Decoding Capability
1/4 decoding capability contrast to the normal mode
Network Interface
1; 10/100/1000 Mbps self-adaptive Ethernet interface
Serial Interface
1 RS-232 (DB9), 1 RS-485
USB Interface (reserved)
2, USB 2.0
Two-Way Audio In
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 k Ω)
Two-Way Audio Out
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 k Ω)
Alarm In
Alarm Out
4
4
Power Supply
100 to 240V AC
Power Consumption
Max. 108 W
Working Temperature
Working Humidity
Dimensions
(W×D×H)
-10° C to 55° C (14º F to 131º F)
10% to 90%
Weight
≤5.2 kg (11.46 lb)
440 × 340 × 70 mm (17.32" × 13.39" × 2.76")
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Audio/
Video Input/
Output
General
10-ch
12-ch
16-ch
CVBS Output
(without audio)
5-ch
6-ch
8-ch
DB15 connector (used with the DB15-to-BNC adapter)
Audio Stream
Supported
External
Interface
DS-6416HDI-T
1920 × 1080 @ 60/50Hz, 1600 × 1200 @ 60Hz,
1280 × 1024 @ 60Hz, 1280 × 720 @ 50/60Hz,
1024 × 768 @ 60Hz
Audio Output
Video Stream
Supported
Fluent
Decoding
DS-6412HDI-T
DVI Output
1-ch, VGA connector; 1-ch, DVI-I connector
XGA@60Hz, 720P@60Hz, 720P@50Hz, UXGA@60Hz,
SXGA@60Hz, 1080P@50Hz, 1080P@60Hz, 1080I@50Hz,
1080I@60Hz, WXGA@60Hz, WSXGA+@60Hz
16-ch, DB15 connector
Video Input
Audio/
Video
Decoding
DS-6410HDI-T
Format
Format
H.264/MJPEG/MPEG4/MPEG2/Private
G.722/G.711A/G.711U/MPEG2-L2/AAC
Decoding Capability
8MP: 5-ch
5MP: 10-ch;
1080p: 20-ch;
720p: 40-ch;
4CIF: 80-ch
8MP: 6-ch
5MP: 12-ch;
1080p: 24-ch;
720p: 48-ch;
4CIF: 90-ch
8MP: 8-ch
5MP: 16-ch;
1080p: 32-ch;
720p: 64-ch;
4CIF: 100-ch
Split Screen
1/4/9/16
1/4/9/16
1/4/9/16
Screen Spanning Mode
1 × 2, 1 × 3, 1 × 4, 2
× 1, 2 × 2, 2 × 3, 2 ×
4, 2 × 5, 3 × 2, 3 × 3,
4 × 2, 5 × 2
1 × 2, 1 × 3, 1 × 4, 2
× 1, 2 × 2, 2 × 3, 2 ×
4, 2 × 5, 3 × 2, 3 × 3,
4 × 2, 5 × 2, 3 × 4, 4
×3
1 × 2, 1 × 3, 1 × 4, 2
× 1, 2 × 2, 2 × 3, 2 ×
4, 2 × 5, 3 × 2, 3 × 3,
4 × 2, 5 × 2, 3 × 4, 4
× 3, 5 × 3, 3 × 5, 4 ×
4
Decoding Capability
1/4 decoding capability contrast to the normal mode
Network Interface
Serial Interface
1; 10/100/1000 Mbps self-adaptive Ethernet interface
1 RS-232 (DB9), 1 RS-485
USB Interface (reserved)
2, USB 2.0
Two-way Audio In
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 k Ω)
Two-way Audio Out
1-ch, 3.5 mm connector (2.0 Vp-p, 1 k Ω)
Alarm In
4
Alarm Out
4
Power Supply
100 to 240 VAC
Power Consumption
≤ 108 W
Working Temperature
-10° C to 55° C (14º F to 131º F)
Working Humidity
10% to 90%
Dimensions
(W × D × H)
440 × 340 × 88 mm (17.32" × 13.39" × 3.46")
Weight
≤6.4 kg (14.1 lb)
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Appendix B. FAQ
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Why cannot ping the decoder?
1.
Check the cable and the switch.
2.
Please refer to Chapter 3 to configure the IP address of the decoder.
Why cannot connect the decoder with client software?
1.
Check the decoder IP address.
2.
Cable is connected.
3.
User name and password of decoder are correct.
Why cannot play back the record files in DVR with decoder?
1.
Check the DVR network connection.
2.
Check the parameters of the playback file.
3.
Check if there are files existed in the selected time duration.
Why cannot decode the stream transported by stream media server?
1.
Check the network connection between decoder and stream media server.
2.
Check if the stream media server port is connected with the port added on decoder.
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Appendix C. List of Third-party IP Cameras
Access
IP Camera
Manufacturer
Model
Supported Video Format
SP306H
Panasonic
SP336H
SNC-CH220
Sony
SNC-RH124
P5532
Axis
Q7404
H.264, MPEG4
Sanyo
VCC-HD2500P
SAMSUNG
SND-5080P
Bosch
NBC265P
Zavio
D5110
Arecont
AC1305M
Pelco
IX30DN-ACFZHB3
Onvif
Supported
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