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SmartViewer3.13
User Manual
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overview
Contents
overview
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installation
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SmartViewer
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live viewer
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2Contents
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What is SmartViewer?
Key Features of SmartViewer
5Terminology
6Installation
7
To check the Installation Status
8
Log in/out
9
SmartViewer at a Glance
10 Name and function of each item in Live Viewer
12 Name and function of each item in the Video
Window
13 Connecting to or Disconnecting from the Device
14 Camera List
15 Alarm Out List & Control
16 Event List
18 List of Device Status Information
19 Favorite List
20 Digital Zoom
22 PTZ Control
25 To control the video of the Live Viewer
search viewer
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29 Name and function of each item in Search
Viewer
30 Device List
30 Date Search
31 POS Search
32 Advanced Search
32 Digital Zoom
32 Searching for Playable Data
34 Playback Control
35Backup
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setup
37
37 Viewer Tab
40 Device Tab
43 User Tab
45 Update Tab
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46 System Administration Tab
48 Log Information Tab
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overview
What is SmartViewer?
SmartViewer is an access control tool that enables you to connect to and control a remote Samsung product on your
PC via the network.
With this tool, you can access Samsung products anywhere around the world via the network, and check the video
data from the connected cameras.
You can also search for and play recording data in the product on a remote site, which will be an effective and
convenient monitoring system.
Not Supported
SVR-440, SVR-450, SVR-470, SVR-940, SHR-3040
System Requirements
Item
Minimum PC Specification
Recommended PC Specification
CPU
Intel Pentium Core2 Duo 2.4GHz or faster
Intel Pentium i3 or faster
RAM
2GB or higher
3GB or higher
HDD
200GB or higher
200GB or higher
VGA Adapter
128MB or higher
512MB or higher
Display resolution
1024 x 768 or higher
OS
Windows XP Professional SP2, Windows Vista Business/
Ultimate, Windows 7 Professional/Ultimate/Enterprise,
DirectX 9.0 or later, OpenGL compatible
NIC CARD
100 MB Ethernet NIC
(Gigabit Ethernet recommended)
MM `` You may run SmartViewer regardless of OS login account.
- For versions prior to v3.13, only Administrator’s account can run it.
- Installation, uninstallation and updating requires administrator’s privilege of your operating system.
JJ `` Pay attention to below cautions when updating from v3.12 or earlier.
- File paths for logs, recordings, backups and captured images will be changed.(existing files remain in the previous
file location.)
- If selected a file path having insufficient permission, setting is applied but will not write files.
- Running two or more CMS instances on one PC using different user accounts is not guaranteed with proper
operation.
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Key Features of SmartViewer
• Live Viewer
-- Monitor a maximum of 36 videos from the connected cameras
-- Save up to 2 hours of video as one monitoring file
-- Support full screen mode
-- Add video to a desired position with the drag & drop method
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-- Add video to the video screen by double-clicking
-- Support Sequence (automatic screen transition)
-- Favorite View & Sequence of Favorites
• Search Viewer
-- Play up to 16 videos simultaneously
-- Support range backup (integrated viewer)
-- Search for and play recording data in the DVR, which are sorted by the event type
• Setup
-- User login & access privilege setup
-- Register/Manage up to 3000 device
-- Create one group of multiple devices
(up to 100 groups, up to 16 devices for a group)
-- Save device configuration as a file
-- Save SmartViewer configuration as a file
-- Log Search (search by the system, user, record or backup log, etc)
• Update
-- Remote update using the update server
Terminology
• Device : DVR that tries to access the network via SmartViewer.
• Tree : An area to show the information of devices, cameras, alarm events and users (groups) and their correlations.
• fps (frames per second) : UOM of informing how many frames will be displayed per second.
• Resolution : Size of an original video from a connected camera.
The following resolutions are predefined:
- 4CIF : 704X480(NTSC), 704X576(PAL)
- VGA : 640X480(NTSC), 640X576(PAL)
- CIF : 352X240(NTSC), 352X288(PAL)
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installation
Installation
Install SmartViewer on a local PC and launch it.
1. Run the executable of SmartViewer (Setup Launcher) that
is included in the installation CD or stored in your PC.
2. When you see the installation guide screen, click [ Next >].
3. Specify the destination folder in which the installation files
are copied.
The default path is “C:\Program Files\Samsung\
SmartViewer3.0\”.
-- To change the path, click [ Change...] and specify a
desired path or select a folder.
4. To proceed with the next step, click [ Next >].
5. Click [ Install] to start the installation.
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6. Installing SmartViewer will proceed.
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7. When the installation is completed, click [ Finish] to exit
the installation screen.
Upgrade
If you have SmartViewer installed on your PC, click the updater program to proceed with the upgrade.
1. Run the updater program, “Setup Launcher”.
The confirmation dialog pops up.
2. Click [ Yes].
MM `` As there is possibility of a program error right after the upgrade, it is recommended to restart the system.
To check the Installation Status
When the installation is done, check if SmartViewer is installed properly.
1. Move to the <Start> menu.
2. If SmartViewer is installed properly, you will see two sub
menus under SmartViewer: <SmartViewer3.0> and
<Uninstall SmartViewer3.0>.
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SmartViewer
On your desktop, click the program icon that has been created automatically.
SmartViewer gets started.
Log in/out
Login
To access SmartViewer, you must log in with a registered account at first.
1. On your desktop, click the SmartViewer icon.
The login dialog should appear.
2. Provide the user ID and password.
Default ID : ADMIN
Password : 4321
default password can be exposed to a hacking thread so
JJ `` The
it is recommended to change the password after installing
the product.
Note that the security and other related issues caused by the
unchanged password shall be responsible for the user.
you have set <Auto Login(admin)> in the Setup menu, you will be logged in automatically when the program
MM `` Ifstarts.
`` The following is an example of login failure, where you will see the error message.
<If an unregistered account is entered>
<If you enter an incorrect password>
Logout
When you have done with SmartViewer, log out to exit it.
When you log out, the current screen configuration will be saved with all program windows closed, and you will
return to the login dialog.
1. From the main window, click [Logout].
The logout dialog should appear.
2. Select [Yes] in the dialog.
You will be logged out.
If you exit SmartViewer, You will be logged out automatically.
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SmartViewer at a Glance
SmartViewer Screen Configuration.
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Item
Shows the user ID.
Description
a
ID
b
S/W title bar
Displays the name of the software.
c
Log Out
Click to log out.
d
Live
Launches the Live Viewer.
e
Search
Launches the Search Viewer.
f
Setup
Open the setup screen.
g
Exit
Terminates the application.
h
Video Screen
Displays the Live Viewer or Search Viewer.
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live viewer
From the top right corner of the SmartViewer main screen, click the [Live] tab.
Name and function of each item in Live Viewer
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Description
a
Device List
Displays the list of registered devices.
It will show you only the connected devices when you have logged in.
b
Connect/Disconnect
Connects to or disconnects from the device.
c
Video Screen
Displays the Live Viewer screen.
d
Contrast
You can adjust the contrast for the current screen.
e
Brightness
You can adjust the brightness for the current screen.
f
OSD
Shows/hides the screen tip.
g
Sequence
Performs automatic transition of the selected split screens.
h
Switch Aspect Ratio
Select an aspect ratio for display in the Live screen.
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Item
Description
Full Screen
Displays the current video in full screen.
j
Factory Default
Returns the zoomed-in or –out screen to the default size (100%).
k
Zoom In/Out
Enlarges or collapses the image.
l
Initialize DVR Event
Removes the alarm indicator, which is displayed if an event occurs.
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Talk
You can use the microphone if the connected DVR supports the voice signal.
Volume Control
Use this to adjust the audio volume level.
Speaker
Turns on or mutes the speakers.
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DVR Recording
Performs or stops recording on the connected DVR.
p
Record
Performs or stops recording in the selected video window.
q
Print
Prints out the current video screen.
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Save
Saves the current image on the selected video screen as a picture format.
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Adjust Window Button
Displays or hides the menu window or the adjustment button.
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Indications of the Video Input Status
You can check the input status of the camera video signal as follows:
1.
: Video Loss
3.
: Excessive concurrent users
2.
4.
: Disconnected
: Camera is turned off or in Covert mode
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Name and function of each item in the Video Window
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Item
Description
a
Camera Name
Shows the name of the device.
b
Date & Time
Displays the creation time and date of the video.
c
DVR Recording
Displays the recording status of the connected DVR: recording /stop.
d
Record
SmartViewer displays the recording status of the current PC: recording/stop.
e
Motion
The motion indicator is displayed if an event occurs from the connected camera.
f
Alarm
The alarm indicator changes the color if an event occurs.
g
Speaker
The speaker indicator displays the sound output status.
h
PTZ
The PTZ indicator shows the availability of PTZ of the connected device.
i
Microphone
Display the status of using the microphone.
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Connecting to or Disconnecting from the Device
To connect to the device
1. Select a device to connect to.
Only those devices or groups that are registered in the
Setup menu will be listed.
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2. Click the [Connect (
)] button to the right of the device
selection checkbox.
SmartViewer will try to connect to the selected device, and
when connected, it will display a list of cameras that are
connected to the device.
add a device to the list, see “Setup > Device”.
MM `` To(page
40)
`` To connect to multiple devices simultaneously, try that with
“Group”.
`` If you log in again after you logged out, you will be
connected to the last device or group automatically.
`` If you select a list and enter text (keyword), only those groups and devices that contain the text will be displayed in
the search result. This is useful if you do the search for a long list of devices or groups.
To disconnect from the device
1. Press the [Disconnect (
)] button.
2. The device will be disconnected and a list of all registered
devices will be displayed.
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Camera List
When the device is connected successfully, you will see a list of cameras that are connected to the device.
Camera icons & description
In the camera list, the icon to the left of the each camera name
will show you the information of the specific camera.
1.
2.
3.
: General camera
: PTZ compliant camera
: Camera in recording
4.
: Disconnected
6.
: Camera where talking is in process
5.
: Camera in listening
than one icon can be displayed next to one specific
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camera.
To rename a camera
1. Press the [F2] or click the selected camera once again.
The camera name will be activated.
2. Provide a desired name for the camera.
To find a camera
1. With the camera list active, press the key combination of
[Ctrl+F].
2. When the Search dialog pops up, enter the camera name in
<Search For>.
3. Click [Next Search].
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To select a tile
HowTo 1 : Select a tile and double-click a Desired camera.
The video from the selected camera will be displayed in the highlighted screen.
HowTo 2 : Select a camera and drag and drop it to a desired tile.
HowTo 3 : Drag and drop the selected camera video tile to a desired tile.
The screen will switch to display the video from the selected camera.
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Alarm Out List & Control
When the device is connected successfully, you will see a list of Alarm Out events.
To control the Alarm Out
You can control the Alarm Out events of a device.
1. Select a list of Alarm Out events.
2. Click the Control button in the title bar of the Alarm Out event.
This is a toggle button that can be switched according to the
Alarm Out status.
on the device, control of the Alarm Out may not
MM `` Depending
be available.
To find an alarm
1. With the camera list active, press the key combination of
[Ctrl+F].
2. When the Search dialog appears, provide an alarm name
for <Search For>.
3. Click [Next Search].
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Event List
You can check the events that occurred from the device.
If an event occurs, the event video will be displayed automatically, of which you can change the settings in the
<Setup> menu.
Event icons & description
In the event list, the icon to the left of each event will show the
event information.
1.
: Displays the occurrence of the Motion event.
3.
: Displays the occurrence of the alarm.
2.
: Displays the occurrence of the video loss.
an event occurs for the first time, the red exclamation
MM `` When
symbol will be displayed.
`` The occurrence count of each event will be shown in the top
area of the event list.
To check the event
1. The event list separates user-checked events from those
that you didn’t check.
2. Double-click the event list.
You can check the video at the event occurrence time on a
popup window.
3. From the event popup, click [OK].
The event status will be switched to Confirmed.
you click the Close button in the top right corner of the
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popup, the video window will be closed without
confirmation of the event.
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Name and function of each item in the Event window
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Pause
Play from 30 Seconds
before the Occurrence
Play
Previous Event
Post Event
Fast Play
Move by the Frame
To check the entire events
1. From the top of the event list, click [Clear Event (
)].
2. Check all the events that are not confirmed.
For the event that is confirmed, the Unconfirmed icon in the right side will disappear.
To lock scrolling of the event list
1. From the top of the event list, click [Scroll Lock (
)].
With the scrolling locked, the scroll bar will not move even if an event occurs.
2. To release the scroll lock, click the button again.
The background color of the list window will disappear.
To remove the event list
1. Select an event to remove from the event list.
2. From the title bar of the event list, click [Remove (
)] to remove the selected list.
MM `` Unconfirmed events will not be deleted.
`` You can check the list of events in the log area.
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To play the latest event video manually
1. From the tile, select a channel to search for.
2. Right-click the channel to display the context menu where
you select [Instant Replay].
The Receive Events window will appear.
List of Device Status Information
You can check the status of the device.
To check the status information
1. Select a device status list.
2. Check the status of the selected device.
Information including device status, name and occurrence
time will be shown.
Device Icons & Description
1.
: Start HDD recording
3.
: Stop HDD recording
2.
4.
5.
: HDD failure
: Disconnected from the device
: Connection success/failure
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Favorite List
Favorite is to save the current split mode setting and the videos from the cameras on the current screen.
The Favorite feature is available only if you access the group.
To add a favorite item
1. From the favorite item, click [Add (
You can add up to 10 favorite items.
)].
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2. Select a site in the tree and press the [Enter] key.
The current split mode and the videos from the camera on
the screen will be saved in the name you entered.
the selected favorite list or press [F2] on the keyboard
MM `` Click
to rename it.
`` You can add up to 10 favorite lists.
To edit the favorite
1. Select the Favorite and click on the [Modify (
2. Edit the name of the selected Favorite item.
)] button.
To import a favorite item
1. From the favorite list, double-click an item to import.
2. The favorite contents of the selected item will be applied on the screen.
To delete a favorite item
1. From the favorite list, select an item to delete.
2. Press the [Delete] key on the keyboard.
The selected item will be deleted.
To switch the favorite item
1. From the Favorite title bar, click [Sequence (
)].
2. The items of the selected favorite will be displayed one by one on the screen at a specified interval.
After the last item is displayed, the screen will display back to the first item.
sequence mode of the favorite items, the following menus or functions will be disabled: disconnect, listen to sound,
MM `` Inzoom
in/out, screen sequence, favorite sequence, digital zoom, save favorites, delete favorites.
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Digital Zoom
Digital Zoom is to enlarge the screen image using the magnifier function.
This is an enlarged image on the screen; however, it is different from the optical zooming.
The maximum factor of the digital zooming is x100 (10000%).
Name and function of each item in Digital Zoom
For the zooming purpose, you can use the buttons in the Digital Zoom list window as well as those in the
bottom of the video window.
Current Zoom Factor
Enlarged Area
Zoom Out
Zoom In
Zoom Factor Adjusting Bar
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To select a digital zoom area
1. Click the [Zoom In (
)] button on the bottom.
The shape of the mouse pointer will switch to [ ].
2. Click an image to zoom in or select an area to enlarge.
The selected image will be enlarged 100% per click.
For a selected area, it will fit the screen.
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3. Click the Zoom In button again.
The shape of the mouse pointer will switch to normal and
the zoom mode will be released.
Digital zoom out
1. Click the [Zoom Out (
)] button on the bottom.
The shape of the mouse pointer will switch to [ ].
2. Select an image.
The selected image will be collapsed 100% per click.
3. Click the Zoom Out button again.
The shape of the mouse pointer will switch to normal and
the zoom mode will be released.
To exit the digital zoom
1. Click the [Restore the default (
)] button on the bottom.
2. The selected area will return to the default size and the digital zoom mode will be released.
To navigate through the screen area using the Pan cursor
1. In zoom-in mode, move the cursor to the area box on the
enlarged screen.
The cursor will switch to the Pan cursor.
2. With the Pan cursor active, click the mouse left button.
The Pan cursor switches its shape.
3. While pressing and holding the mouse button, move the
cursor to the area box.
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PTZ Control
If the connected device supports the PTZ functions, you can control the PTZ camera remotely.
MM `` Some connected cameras may not support PTZ function. For more information, refer to camera's user manual.
Name and function of each item in the PTZ Control window
Power PTZ
Camera Menu
PTZ Ball Move
Up/Down/Left/Right
Menu Selection
Iris Adjustment Button
Focus Adjustment Button
Zoom Adjustment Button
Preset
Tour
Trace/Pattern
Group/Scan
Swing/Auto Pan
To configure the Camera Menu
Click the Camera Menu button to toggle the display of the camera menu on the screen.
1. Use the direction buttons around the PTZ ball to move to a desired item.
2. To select an item, simply click the PTZ ball.
To adjust the Power PTZ
This is a toggle button that moves the selected position to the center of the screen if clicked.
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To control the direction
If you click a nearer position from the center, the focus moves in that direction slowly; if clicking a farther
position, the focus does that fast.
clicking on a left-side area to turn the lens clockwise; keep clicking on a right-side area will turn the lens
MM `` Keep
counter clockwise.
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To adjust the iris
This is to adjust the level of the exposure to the light.
• Close IRIS : As the iris exposure is greater with a lesser light intensity, the scene gets dark.
• Open IRIS : As the iris exposure is lower with a greater light intensity, the scene gets bright.
To adjust the focus
This is to adjust the focus manually.
• Focus Near : Shifts the focus nearer.
• Focus Far : Shifts the focus farther.
To control the zoom
1. Select the PTZ button in the left.
2. Click the zoom slide bar.
You can control the zooming of the image.
• Clicking on a right-side area from the center will zoom in the area; the farther area you click, the faster the
zoom-in focus moves.
• Clicking on a left-side area from the center will zoom out the area; the farther area you click, the faster the
zoom-out focus moves.
To control the preset
You can save a specific position of the camera in advance or
move to a predefined position.
If you click the Preset button, the preset list in the camera will
be displayed.
MM `` You can add up to 127 presets.
• If you select a preset item in the list, the camera focus will
move to the predefined position of the preset.
• Provide a name for the list and click [Add] to save the
current position as a preset.
• Click [Modify] button after entering the name to edit
selected item.
• If you select a specific item in the list and click [Delete], the
selected item will be removed from the list.
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To control the group/scan
Scan enables you to navigate through the preset list one item by one.
You have only two options: activate/deactivate the [Scan] function.
To control the swing/auto pan
Auto Pan will repeat moving the focus between two different points.
You can set to rotate or repeat moving a specific range.
You have only two options: activate/deactivate the [Auto Pan] function.
To control the trace/pattern
Pattern will perform the predefined movement and zooming of the camera.
You have only two options: activate/deactivate the [Pattern] function.
To control the tour
This is to call a group and its presets in order and to monitor the overall process.
You can only select to activate or deactivate the [Tour] function that is set in the camera.
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To control the video of the Live Viewer
You can save, print or record the video on the video screen of the selected camera.
Capture
Record
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Print
To capture the screen
This is to capture the video on the video screen in the picture format.
You can choose to display the camera title, recording date/time and description on the video and specify the
saving path.
1. Click [Capture (
)] on the bottom of the video screen.
3. Click [Set Path (
)] to specify the saving path.
2. Select a desired item(s) to display on the screen.
4. Click [OK].
The screen will be saved in the specified path.
MM `` You can use the tile context menu to save the screen.
To print the screen
This is to print out the video on the video screen using the connected printer.
You can choose to display the camera title, recording date/time and description on the printout screen.
1. Click [Print (
)] on the bottom of the video screen.
2. The “Print” dialog will appear where you select an item(s) to
display on the screen.
3. Click [OK].
The selected screen will be printed out using the printer
specified in your PC.
`` The user with no printing permission will not be allowed to make
a printout after logged in.
MM `` You can use the tile context menu to print out the screen.
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Record
This is to record the video on the selected video screen in a video format.
The video will be saved in the proprietary format with the dedicated viewer included.
1. Click [Record (
)] on the bottom of the video screen.
2. When the recording starts on the selected video screen, the record icon will be active.
3. To stop recording, click the record button again.
can record a maximum of 2 hours of video at once; however, you can change the maximum recording time in
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the Setup menu.
`` Recording will automatically stop at the end of the specified recording time.
`` In sequence mode, the record function will be disabled.
`` You will encounter a warning message if you try to move to a
different screen from the current recording screen, change
the viewer or close the application.
To fit the screen
1. Click [Full Screen (
)] on the bottom of the video screen.
The current video will be enlarged to the full screen.
2. To exit the full screen mode, press [Esc] on the keyboard.
To select a split mode
You can select a split mode on the video screen.
• 4:3 aspect ratio : 1/4/9/16/25/36
• 16:9 aspect ratio : 1/6/12/20/30
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Video Sequence
This is to transit the camera video screen automatically.
This is useful especially if the number of connected cameras is greater than the split screens, as many cameras
as the split screens will be displayed in the first sequence and the remaining cameras in the next sequence, and
so on.
)] on the bottom of the video screen.
1. Click [Sequence (
Auto sequence will be performed to fit the current split mode.
MM `` You can change the sequence interval in “Setup > Viewer > Sequence”. (page 38)
`` In auto sequence mode, the following menus or functions will be disabled: disconnect, listen to sound, zoom in/out,
screen sequence, favorite sequence, digital zoom, save favorites, delete favorites.
Ex) If two DVR are connected, DVR 1 has 16 cameras connected and DVR 2 has 8 cameras connected in a
9-split screen mode, the monitor screen will be displayed as follows:
#1 ~ #9 cameras of DVR 1  #10 ~ #16 cameras of DVR 1 + #1 ~ #2 cameras of DVR 2  #3 ~ #8
cameras of DVR 2
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Single Mode
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4-split Mode
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9-split Mode
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2. To exit the auto sequence mode, click Sequence again.
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Scroll View
If the number of cameras that are currently connected is greater than the number of the selected tile pattern,
use the scroll bar to move to the next or previous video.
Ex) If two 4CH DVR sets are connected in a 2x2 tile, you will have a total of 8 videos. You can scroll up or down
the list and monitor 4 videos at once.
< 1 CH ~ 4 CH >
< 5 CH ~ 8 CH >
MM `` Move the scroll bar up or down to move to the next or previous video in the list.
To apply the video de-interlacing
You can set to apply de-interlacing to each channel or to your preference.
1. Select a desired camera video.
2. Right-click the channel to display the context menu where
you select [Deinterlace].
Deinterlacing will be applied to the selected channel or
released if the channel has deinterlacing already applied.
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search viewer
From the top right corner of the SmartViewer main screen, click the [Search] tab.
Name and function of each item in Search Viewer
● search viewer
a
b
c
d
e
k
f
j
g
Item
h
i
Description
a
Device List
Displays a list of devices available.
b
Date Search
Displays the recording history.
c
POS Search
Search for the POS use history using the time information and keyword.
d
Advanced Search
Displays the search options available.
e
Digital Zoom
Displays a digital-zoomed image.
f
Time Search/Play Bar
You can specify the search time and play the data found.
g
Backup
You can backup a desired time range of the data.
h
Video Screen Control Bar
i
Timeline
Use the buttons to control the video screen.
For more information, see “Name and function of each item in Live Viewer”. (page 10)
Displays the data range to save using the color bars.
j
Zoom In/Out
Zooms in or out the time range of the data found.
k
Video Screen
Displays the data of video found.
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Indications of the Video Input Status
You can check the input status of the camera video signal as follows:
1.
: No data
3.
: Excessive concurrent users
2.
: Disconnected
Device List
From the device list, you can select a device to search for.
1. Check the list of registered devices.
2. Select a group or device to search for and connect to it.
you access the search mode, the first listed device will be
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automatically.
Date Search
The calendar will display the date history of recording data.
1. Click the date search menu.
The calendar should appear.
2. Select a desired year and month.
The dates of recording data will be highlighted.
3. Select a date to search for.
The recording details on the selected date will be displayed
in the result pane.
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POS Search
You can search for the POS use history using the time information and keyword.
To perform the search
1. Specify the time information including year, month, day and
time.
● search viewer
2. Enter a keyword for your search.
• Find whole words only: If this option is not selected, the
space between characters will be considered as AND.
Ex) If you enter “2500WON cash”, the search will find only
data items including both “2500WON” and “cash”.
• Match case: If selected, the search will be performed
case sensitively.
3. Click <Search>.
To view the search results
Select an item in the bottom list to check the thumbnail and play the video if available.
1. In the search pane, select a video item that you want to
play.
If there occurs a duplicate section due to a time change
from the DVR, an index of such duplicates will be created
accordingly.
2. If there exists a duplicate section, select the number of the
duplicate section.
If there exists multiple duplicate sections, the first recording
data item will be displayed “0” with a list of up to 16 items.
3. Double-click an item to search for.
If any one result of your POS search involves multiple
connected cameras, only the thumbnail of the first-listed
camera will be displayed.
4. If multiple cameras are connected, check the checkbox of
the camera of your choice and click Play.
If one result of your POS search involves multiple connected
cameras, you can play the videos from all the connected
cameras simultaneously.
Ex) If 3 cameras are connected, you can play 3 videos on
the 2x2 split screen.
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Advanced Search
You can refine your search according to the record type.
1. Click the advanced search menu.
The Advanced Search window appears.
2. Select a desired item to search for.
• All : You can search for all camera videos from the selected
device.
• Manual, Alarm, Motion, Video Loss, Schedule : The search
will be performed on the current screen, whose mode will
switch to one-channel (full) screen.
Digital Zoom
Digital Zoom is to enlarge the screen image using the magnifier function.
1. Click the digital zoom selection bar.
2. Double-click a desired camera video.
The selected camera video will be displayed on the digital
zoom screen.
using the digital zoom function, see “Digital Zoom”
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(page 20)
Searching for Playable Data
To specify the play time
The blue vertical line in the result pane indicates the play time of the video.
1. Specify the time to search for.
2. Click the [
] button to the right.
The play time will switch to the specified time.
MM `` You can drag the blue vertical line to change the play time.
`` The time information on the bottom left corner indicates the current play time.
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To select a camera to play
If you double-click a camera in the result pane, the video of the selected camera will be added.
The default of the timeline is 4 channels, where you can expand the area or use the scroll bar to add up to 16
channels for your search.
2. From the first empty screen on, the video of the selected camera will be displayed.
MM `` If you drag and drop a camera in the result pane, the camera video will be added to the selected video window.
To expand the play time
< 24-hour format >
< 1-hour format >
1. Click [Expand (
)] in the right corner of the result pane.
2. Based on the play timeline, the play time will be expanded: 24 hrs12 hrs6 hrs2 hrs1 hr.
When the play time is expanded to 1 hour, the Expand button will be inactive while the Collapse button will
be active.
To collapse the play time
1. Click [Collapse (
)] in the right corner of the result pane.
2. Based on the play timeline, the play time will be expanded:
1 hr2 hrs6 hrs12 hrs24 hrs.
When the play time is collapsed to 24 hours, the Collapse
button will be inactive while the Expand button will be
active.
• The recoding ranges will be highlighted in different colors,
depending on the recording reason.
-- Black : Manual recording
-- Orange : Recording due to an event
-- Blue : Recording due to a motion
-- Pink : Video Loss
-- Yellowish Green : Scheduled recording
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1. Double-click a camera in the result pane, or check the checkbox of a desired camera to select it.
search viewer
To move the play timeline
When a recording data item is found, the current time point will be marked as the play timeline.
1. Select a data item to search for.
The current time point will be marked as the play timeline.
2. Click the play timeline and drag and drop it to a desired start time.
When the play time table is expanded, use the [Move ( , )] buttons to move the play time earlier or later.
the play time table expanded, if you use the arrow button to move to an earlier time and move back to a later
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time at the end of the earlier time, the timeline will be positioned at the very start point.
Playback Control
You can stop playing a searched video temporarily or control the play speed.
Play
1. Select an item to play and click [Play (
)].
The current play speed will be shown in the play time status bar.
2. You can use the play bar to play the video fast or slowly.
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Name and function of each item in play bar
a
b
c
1. Play & Pause
2. Fast forward/backward (inactive in pause mode)
Each time you press the button, the play speed will switch to x2, x4, x8, x16, x32, x64 and back to x2
forward or backward.
3. Frame advance/reverse-frame advance
The video will be played by the frame. The buttons will be inactive during the playback.
4. Skip/Skip backward
Skips playing between events.
Backup
You can backup video data to the PC where the program is currently running.
To back up the searched video
You can back up multiple videos from the scanned channels at once.
1. Click [Backup (
)].
You will see a dialog for your backup.
2. In the Backup dialog, select a channel(s) to back up.
Then, the time setting option will be activated.
3. Specify the start and end times as necessary.
4. Click [Start] to start backup.
5. To stop backing up, click [Stop].
6. To exit the backup, click [Close].
The backed up data till then will be saved before the
window is closed.
the backup format, only “sec” is available. The backup viewer to play the backup data is integrated by default.
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You can view the backup data by launching the viewer.
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d
search viewer
To resume the backup
If backup is stopped, you can resume the backup later, starting from the stopped point.
1. To exit the backup screen, simply click [Continuous Later].
The current backup will be stopped with the backup screen closed.
2. Click [Backup (
)].
The backup screen for your last operation will appear again.
3. Click [Start].
Your last backup operation will be resumed.
To change the file path
You can backup video data to the PC where the program is currently running.
1. Click [Set Path (
)].
The “Browse For Folder” window should appear.
2. Specify a desired backup path.
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setup
Click [Setup (
)] in the top right corner of the program screen.
The Setup window consists of several different tabs according to the function.
● setup
Viewer Tab
You can configure the Live Viewer or Search Viewer settings.
When you complete your settings, click [OK] or [Apply] to apply your settings.
OSD Display
You can display/hide the on-screen information.
Date/Time
If checked, the time and date information will be displayed in the upper area of the video screen.
Information Icon
If checked, the information of PTZ, speaker settings and recording status will be displayed in the lower area of
the video screen.
Camera Name
If checked, the camera name will be displayed in the upper area of the video screen.
Display Event
If checked, the event will be displayed in the lower area of the video screen when it occurs.
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Date/Time
Specify the date/time format that will be displayed on the video screen.
Date Format
Select one from YYYY-MM-DD, MM-DD-YYYY and DD-MM-YYYY.
Time Format
Choose between hh:mm:ss and hh:mm.
Capture
Specify the picture format and saving location of the captured screen.
Record
Specify the file path and time of recording videos.
You can specify the recording time from 1 minute to 2 hours (120 min).
Sequence
Selecting this will display the camera videos one by one according to the split mode. This can be used also for
sequencing favorites if you access the group.
Select a sequence interval from 5, 10, 15, 20, 30, 40, 50 and 60 seconds.
Receive Events
Auto pop-up of the Receive Events window
You can select to create a popup window if there is an
incoming event.
If checked, the Receive Events window will pop up when an
event occur as shown in the figure to the right.
Motion Excluded
You can select to receive a motion event, one of the event
types.
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Event Sound
You can select an event sound to output if there is an incoming
event.
To change the sound, click [Set Path (
)].
The Open dialog appears when you can specify the path.
Play Sound
● setup
You can select to repeat the sound if an event is received.
If set to Continuous, the event sound will not be stopped until
you confirm the event.
Event Discard Time
This is a time of disregarding an event if the same event occurs. If the same type of event occurs from the same
camera within the specified time, the later event will be discarded.
Others Options
Language
You can select a preferred OSD language for the viewer.
Languages supported: Korean, English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, Turkish,
Czech, Polish, Serbian, Rumanian, Portuguese, Dutch, Croatian, Hungarian, Greek, Taiwanese, Swedish,
Danish, Norwegian and Finnish.
MM `` Your change will be applied right away, but the exiting log information will remain in the previous language.
View a list of turned-off camera
If checked, you will see a list of turned-off cameras.
Keep aspect ratio
If checked, the video will be displayed in its original size.
<Release the aspect ratio>
<Keep the aspect ratio>
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Others
Restore the default
This will restore the default settings of the viewer.
ok
The Setup window will be closed with your settings applied to the viewer.
Cancel
The Setup window will be closed without applying your settings to the viewer.
Apply
Your changes are applied to the viewer.
Device Tab
You can add a device, check a list of registered devices, or change the device settings.
you select <Apply DVR Camera Title> before logging into the applicable device or group, the camera ID will be
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in the list of connected cameras.
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Device List
Displays a list of devices that are registered by the user.
To add a device automatically
You can scan for a device in the local network before registering it.
● setup
1. Click [Add Automatically].
A list of all devices connected in the local network will be
shown in the “Add Device Automatically” window.
Any registered device will be displayed grey.
2. Select a device to register from the list.
3. Provide the user ID and password, and press the [Register]
button.
The user ID and password are the information saved in the
device to register.
MM `` This program does not check at registration if the user information is correct.
`` If you want to check if the user information is correct, click [Connection Test].
`` If you encounter an error during the connection test, an error message will appear.
To add a device manually
You can provide information for the device manually that you want to connect to.
1. Click [Add Manually].
The “Add Device Manually” should appear.
2. Select the model name of the device that you want to
connect to.
`` SHR-504x, SHR-604x, SVR-950E, SVR-1640A, SVR-1650E,
SVR-1670, SVR-480, SVR-945, SVR-960(C), SVR-1645,
SVR-1660(C), SVR-1680(C), SVR-3200, SRD-480D
If the model that you want to find is not found in the list,
select <Samsung DVR> and register that model manually.
MM `` For more information, refer to the user manual of the applicable device.
3. Select an address type.
The address format available is one of: IP, URL, Samsung
DDNS, S1 DDNS and iPolis DDNS.
4. Specify setting values necessary for connecting the device.
The information differs depending on the address type.
5. Provide the user ID and password.
The user ID and password are the information that is set in
the device to register.
6. Click [Connection Test].
Use the user-provided information to perform the
connection test.
If you encounter an error during the connection test, an error message will appear.
7. Click [Register].
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Connection Error Type
• Parameter Error: The parameter is wrong. Check the connection information again.
• Device Connection Error: T
he device is not connected.
Check if the device is connected to the network properly.
• Network Error: Not connected to the network.
Check if the device is connected to the network properly.
• Redundant Address Error: The same address already exists. (If the IP and the port number are the same)
• Login ID Error: The login ID is not valid. Verify the login ID that you provided.
• Login Password Error: T
he login password is not valid.
Check the login password again.
To change the device information
You can change the device information.
1. Select a device of which the information you want to
change and click [Modify].
You can change all information except for the model name.
If you register a device in <Samsung DVR>, you must
complete the device registration and connect to the device
before it can be listed in the current window.
To delete a device
1. Select a device to delete.
2. Click [Delete].
The selected device will be deleted.
can change or delete the device only when it is disconnected from the network, and you will see a confirmation
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dialog if you try to change or delete the device while it is connected.
To create a device group
You can create/manage a group of registered devices so that you can access them simultaneously.
1. Click [Add Group].
2. Provide a name for the group to create and click [OK].
The group will be created with the provided name.
To add a device to the device group
You can create/manage a group of registered devices so that you can access them simultaneously.
1. Select a device to add.
2. Click [Add].
You can add a device to the selected group. You can add
up to 16 devices.
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To delete a device group
1. Select a group to delete.
2. Click [Delete].
The selected group will be deleted.
Device Setup
● setup
1. Select a device.
2. Click [Device Menu Setup].
The Device Setup window appears where you can configure the device settings in details.
Setup window may differ depending on the connected device; for more information, see the user manual of the
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appropriate device.
`` Logging on as a general user account of OS and running the [Device Menu Setup] may not operate properly.
To run [Device Menu Setup] properly, log on as the administrator account of your OS.
User Tab
You can add or delete a user, or change the ID or password.
MM `` If Auto Login (admin) is set, you can launch SmartViewer directly without providing the ID and password.
`` The User tab is accessible only with the “ADMIN” account.
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User List
To add a user
1. Click [Add User].
2. Provide a login ID for the user name.
You can enter up to 31 characters for the ID including
alphabets, numeric and ‘—’.
3. Enter the password.
You can enter up to 31 characters for the password without
a space including alphabets, numeric and special
characters.
4. Provide additional information such as the telephone
number or the address, according to the user.
5. To refine the user permissions, check the [Permission
Setup] checkbox and select desired options.
6. Click [OK].
The user will be added with the provided ID.
“ADMIN” ID is the default ID that is created when the program is installed.
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This ID cannot be removed. However, you can change the password.
default password can be exposed to a hacking thread so it is recommended to change the password after
JJ `` The
installing the product.
Note that the security and other related issues caused by the unchanged password shall be responsible for the user.
To change the user information
1. Select a user whose information you want to change.
2. Click [Modify].
You can change the user information.
To delete a user
1. Select a user to delete.
2. Click [Delete].
The selected user information will be deleted.
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Update Tab
You can update the software via the remote update server.
● setup
Auto Update
If Auto Update is checked, check if a new software file is available in the server.
To specify the interval of checking the update server
You can specify the interval of checking the update server.
1. Specify the interval and the date.
Select one from once/everyday/every week/every month, and you can specify the date/time according to
your selection.
2. If a new software file is found in checking the update server, the fact will be notified to the user who can
select to perform the update.
3. Click [Update].
Regardless of the Auto Update setting, the program will
check if there is a new software file available in the update
server.
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To update the device
To update the software of the device, you should save the new software file to your PC in advance.
1. Select a device to update.
2. Select the new software for the update.
3. Specify the path of the update file.
4. Click [Update].
The program will start being updated with the update status
displayed.
can update multiple devices simultaneously, which will
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be updated in the order of registration.
`` Models SRD-841/1641, SVR-480/945/950E/960(C)/1640A/1645/1650E /1660(C)/1670/1680(C)/3200 are not
available for the update.
System Administration Tab
You can save the configuration files of SmartViewer and DVR as a file, or import those files.
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Manage SmartViewer Configuration
You can export the SmartViewer configuration file.
Export Smart Viewer configuration
You can save the SmartViewer configuration as a file.
1. Check the checkbox and select configuration items.
3. Click [Export Configuration].
The configuration items will be saved as a file and the result will be displayed in a message popup.
Import Smart Viewer configuration
You can import and read the SmartViewer configuration items as a file.
1. Select a configuration item to import.
2. Select the file that is saved.
3. Click [Import Configuration].
The configuration items will be read from the file.
Manage Device Configuration
Export Device Configuration
You can save the device configuration as a file.
1. Select a device to save the configuration.
2. Specify the path of saving the file.
3. Click [Export Configuration].
The configuration will be saved as a file and the result will be displayed in a message popup.
Import Device Configuration
You can read the device configuration from the configuration file.
1. Select a configuration item to import.
2. Select the file that is saved.
3. Select the [Include Network Settings] checkbox.
If it is selected, the network information will be imported.
4. Click [Import Configuration].
The configuration items will be read from the file.
MM `` You can import or export the configuration of model SVR-1670 in “Device > Device Menu Setup”. (page 43)
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2. Specify the path of saving the items.
setup
Log Information Tab
You can search for system-related logs by the occurrence time and by the item.
1. Specify the start and end times for the log search.
2. Click the checkbox of a desired log item to select it.
3. Click [Start searching].
The log information will be displayed in the log list.
4. To delete the list of logs that you have searched for, click [Remove All].
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