AVerMedia Technologies EB1504 DVR User Manual

AVerMedia®
AVerDiGi EB1504 MPEG4/MPEG4+
Real Time Security DVR
User Manual
http://www.avermidea.com
http://www.averdigi.com
FCC NOTICE (Class A)
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, and (2) this device must accept any
interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Federal Communications Commission Statement
NOTE- This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class 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 instructions,
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.
CAUTION ON MODIFICATIONS
To comply with the limits for the Class A digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules, this device must
be installed in computer equipment certified to comply with the Class A limits. All cables used to connect the
computer and peripherals must be shielded and grounded. Operation with non-certified computers or
non-shielded cables may result in interference to radio or television reception.
Changes and modifications not expressly approved by the manufacturer could void the user’s authority to
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Battery Safety Information
-
-
Store the batteries in a cool dry place.
Do not dispose of used batteries in domestic waste. Dispose of batteries at special collection points or
return to point of sale if applies.
Remove the batteries during long periods of non-use. Always remove exhausted batteries from the
remote control. Battery leakage and corrosion can damage this remote control, dispose of batteries
safely.
Do not mix old and new batteries.
Do not mix different types of batteries: alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable
(nickel-cadmium).
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Never short circuit the battery terminals.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction .......................................................................1
1.1
Package Contents...................................................................................... 2
1.2
Features and Specifications ....................................................................... 2
1.3
Front & Side Panel ..................................................................................... 3
1.4
Back Panel................................................................................................. 5
1.5
Setting Up the DVR Unit ............................................................................ 5
1.5.1 Installing the Hard Disk.......................................................................... 5
1.5.2 Connecting Devices............................................................................... 8
1.5.3 Connecting the Sensor/Relay device..................................................... 9
1.6
Familiarizing the Remote Control Buttons................................................ 10
Chapter 2 Operating the EB DVR System ......................................12
2.1
Using the EB DVR System for the First Time........................................... 12
2.1.1 Set up the System Date and Time ....................................................... 12
2.2
Surveillance Screen ................................................................................. 12
2.3
Playback the Video .................................................................................. 13
2.3.1 To Playback Video ............................................................................... 13
Chapter 3 OSD Navigation Tree.......................................................15
3.1
Menu Function ......................................................................................... 16
Chapter 4 Using the USB Playback Console .................................21
4.1
Recommended system requirements....................................................... 21
4.2
Installing the USB Playback Console ....................................................... 21
4.3
Running the USB Playback Console........................................................ 22
4.3.1 To Cut and Save the Portion of the Recorded Video ........................... 24
4.3.2 Playback DVR Recorded File from Hard Disk ..................................... 24
4.3.3 Playback Backup File(*.dvr)................................................................. 25
Chapter 5 Backup Recorded Video File..........................................26
5.1
5.2
5.3
Recommended system requirements....................................................... 26
Familiarizing with HDD Backup Application.............................................. 26
To Backup Recorded Video File ............................................................... 27
Chapter 6 ImageVerification ............................................................29
6.1
To Run the ImageVerification ................................................................... 29
Chapter 7 iEnhance ..........................................................................30
7.1
To Use iStable .......................................................................................... 31
Chapter 1
Introduction
AVerDiGi EB1504 MPEG4/MPEG4+ is a 4-channel stand-alone DVR unit that
provides real-time monitoring and digital recording of surveillance video. Up to four
video cameras and four sensor devices can be hooked up to this DVR unit. It also
provides one audio input and output channel.
Surveillance, digital recording and playback are controlled through the front panel
buttons. With the On-Screen-Display (OSD) menu, user can customize video
recording setting, sensor and alarm settings, password protection, hard drive
recycling, and more. Through USB connection, user can playback the video with
the bundled software, segment the video to keep the wanted portion exclusive and
save it in MPG/AVI format. At the same time, also capture still image and save it in
BMP or JPG format or print it.
Surveillance video is recorded in high-quality MPEG4 format. Two recording modes
are supported; D1 Mode can record video from each video camera in higher
resolution (720 x 480 / 720 x 576) at 60/50 fps and CIF Mode can record video in
lower resolution (360 x 240 / 360 x 288) and up to 120/100 fps (NTSC/PAL).
Connecting cameras, sensors, alarm, audio, and display device
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1.1
Package Contents
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(1) DVR unit (EB1504 MPEG4 or EB1504 MPEG4+ unit)
(2) Remote Control (batteries included)
(3) Quick Installation Guide
(4) Software CD (User Manual included)
(5) DVR accessories (including 4 screws and 1 Ω hook)
(6) Removable hard disk drawer accessories (with spare screws)
(7) Power Cord
* The power cord varies depending on the standard power outlet of
the country where it is sold.
(8) Power Adapter
(9) USB Cable
1.2
Features and Specifications
„
Non-PC stand-alone security digital video recorder
„
4 composite video inputs and 1 composite output
„
VGA output for LCD monitor display
„
Front panel buttons and OSD control
„
MPEG4 video compression
2
„
Auto-detect NTSC or PAL video system
„
Supports 2 hard drives (not included)
„
Full-screen resolution:
Display: 720 x 480 (NTSC), 720 x 576 (PAL)
Recording: 720 x 480 (NTSC), 720 x 576 (PAL)
„
Display frame rate:
Total of 120/100 fps (NTSC/PAL)
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Recording frame rate:
CIF mode: Total 120/100 fps (NTSC/PAL)
D1 mode: Total 60/50fps(NTSC/PAL)
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Scheduled recording (00:00~23:00 set by hour )
„
Search for recorded videos by date/time/event
„
Motion detection recording (EB1504 MPEG4+ Only)
„
Input/Output: 4 sensor inputs and 1 relay output control
„
Removable hard disk bay
„
One USB 2.0 Port
„
Multiple language operation screens
1.3
Front & Side Panel
Name
Function
(1)
Record
:
Start video recording. To stop recording, press
(2)
Menu
:
Call up and exit the OSD main and sub menu
(3)
UP/DOWN/SELECT
:
Use the UP and DOWN buttons to change setting and move
to the left and right, and SELECT to enter or make a selection
(4)
1/2/3/4/Quad
:
Use these buttons in playback mode to switch to display each
channel in full screen or view all channels at the same time
Use the buttons in setting password of OSD menu to:
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Name
Function
(4) 1/2/3/4/Quad
: For ”1”
: For “2”
: For “3”
: For “4”
: For “0”
If in QUAD record mode, user would not be able to
view single channel in full screen
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(5)
Playback/OSD Menu
Control Buttons
:
Use the buttons in playback mode to:
: Display the play list and play the recorded video
: Wind back the video playback at the speed of 2x,
4x, 8x or 16x
: Fast play the video playback at the speed of 2x, 4x,
8x or 16x
: Temporarily freeze the video playback
: Stop video playback
Use the buttons in navigating OSD menu to :
: Move to the left and right
:
:
Change the setting
Make a selection
(6)
HDD LED
:
Indicate running state of the hard disk. Lights when the HDD is
running
(7)
DVR Power LED
:
Lights when the unit is on
(8)
USB 2.0 Port
Connect to PC for video transfer or playback
(9)
IR Sensor
:
:
Receive the signal from the remote control to operate the unit
(10) Removable HDD
Keylock
:
Lock/unlock the hard disk rack
(11) Removable HDD
:
Indicate running state of the removable hard disk. Lights when
the HDD is running
:
Indicate power of the removable hard disk. Lights when the
HDD power is connected
Make sure to TURN OFF the unit BEFORE removing
the hard disk
LED
(12) Removable HDD
Power LED
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1.4
Back Panel
Name
Function
(1)
Audio Out
:
Output the audio signal to a speaker
(2)
Audio In
:
Input the audio signal from a mic or audio output device. The audio
is embedded with channel 1
(3)
VGA Out
:
Output the video signal to a CRT or LCD monitor
(4)
Video Out
(BNC)
:
Output the video signal to a TV
(5)
CH1
:
Input the video camera signal and display it on channel 1
(6)
CH2
:
Input the video camera signal and display it on channel 2
(7)
CH3
:
Input the video camera signal and display it on channel 3
(8)
CH4
:
Input the video camera signal and display it on channel 4
(9)
Sensor In &
Alarm Out
:
Support up to 4 sensor device and 1 relay device (Relay: 1A @
125V AC/30V DC)
(10) TV-VGA
:
Switch to select the video output. Make sure to set the video output
before turning on the unit
(11) 12V DC
:
Connect the power adapter into this port
(12) Ω Hook
:
Fix the hook after connecting the power adapter
1.5
The DVR unit support 2 video output ports and you can
only select to output the video either from the VGA OUT or
VIDEO OUT
Setting Up the DVR Unit
1.5.1 Installing the Hard Disk
The DVR unit allows you to install up to two hard disks. Before installing the hard
disk, make sure to set the hard disk master/slave jumper setting. Adjust the jumper
setting according to the instructions on the hard disk label. Please set the jumper of
hard disk as Master while there is only one hard disk inside the DVR.
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For hard disk spec, please referring to
http://www.avermedia.com/nvd/hardware-recom_eb_c.asp
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The “compatible hard disks” indicated in the above recommendation list
only means that these commercially available hard disks were tested
with AVerMedia products and functioned well under normal operation
conditions. AVerMedia does not guarantee or provide warranties,
explicitly, implied or statutory with respect to the reliability of the hard
disk function or its compatibility. In no event AVerMedia shall be liable
for damages, with respect to any business interruption of clients, lost
profits, loss of programs or other data on your information handling
system or otherwise. This includes direct, indirect, incidental, special, or
consequential damages, resulting from the incompatibility caused by the
usage of these hard disks, even if AVerMedia has expressly advised
about the risk of such damages. The entire risk arising out of the use of
any information attached here with is borne by the recipient.
Follow the illustrated instructions below to install the hard disk:
1. Loosen all screws
2. Push the cover backward and lift
3. Loosen the hard disk rack 4 screws 4. Secure the brackets on the hard disk
(slave)
5. Connect the end of the IDE cable
6. Secure the hard disk inside the unit
and the power connector to the hard
then replace unit cover
disk (slave)
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7. Unlock the removable hard disk
drawer then pull it out
8. Remove the removable rack cover
9. Connect the power connector to the 10. Carefully insert the hard disk in the
hard disk (master)
removable rack then replace the
removable rack cover
11. Slide the drawer back
12. Lock the removable keylock
13. You may now connect all the cables. When the power is connected, the Power
LED light
turns on
Before removing the removable hard disk drawer, the DVR Unit must be
TURNED OFF and unlock the removable hard disk drawer keylock.
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1.5.2 Connecting Devices
The back panel of the DVR unit, you can connect up to 4 video cameras, 4 sensor
devices, 1 alarm device and output video to a TV or CRT/LCD monitor. Connecting
the unit to a PC, through USB connection, the bundled software enables you to
transfer, playback and segment the video.
Follow the illustration below to make the connection:
TV
VGA
PC
Microphone
CRT/LCD Monitor
Surveillance Monitor
Each time you change the video display output, the power must be
turned off and on to reset the DVR system.
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1.5.3 Connecting the Sensor/Relay device
The Sensor and Alarm ports enable you to connect (4) sensor inputs and (1) relay
outputs. Just connect the external sensor and relay pin directly to the pinhole.
Check the table below and locate which pinhole is assigned to sensor input and
relay output.
1.5.3.1 I/O Card Sensor and Relay pinhole allocation:
The signal from the sensor (i.e., infrared sensors, smoke detectors, proximity
sensors, door sensors, etc.) is being transmitted to the unit and this triggers the
system to respond and send signal to relay device (i.e., alarm, telephone etc).
Pin #
Definition
1
Sensor 1 Ground signal
2
Sensor 1 signal
3
Sensor 2 Ground signal
4
Sensor 2 signal
5
Sensor 3 Ground signal
6
Sensor 3 signal
7
Sensor 4 Ground signal
8
Sensor 4 signal
9
Relay signal
10
Relay signal
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1.6
Familiarizing the Remote Control Buttons
Use the Remote control to operate the OSD menu on surveillance screen.
(5)
FN
(1)
DVR
1
2
4
(2)
3
5
7
(3
6
8
9
0
(4)
(6)
(7)
(8)
A-B
▼
▼
▲
▼
▼
(9)
(10)
(11)
REC
SELECT
MENU
(12)
LEFT
UP
▼
▲
▼
(15)
(14)
RIGHT
FOCUS+
DOWN
ZOOM+
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ZOOM-
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SPEED-
RM-H6
Button
Function
(1)
1
(2)
3
(3)
7
(4)
9
(5)
5
Switch to Channel 1
As a number key 1
Switch to Channel 2
As a number key 3
Switch to Channel 3
As a number key 7
Switch to Channel 4
As a number key 9
Switch to QUAD mode
As a number key 5
2
4
(6)
6
As a number key 2,4,6,8,and 0
8
0
Pause the playing
(7)
▲
(8)
To move the select to up
To play the video
10
(13)
Button
To move the select to left
Fast play the video playback at the speed of 2x, 4x 8x or 16x
▼
▼
(10)
Reverse the video playback at the speed of 2x, 4x 8x or 16x
▼
▼
( 9)
Function
To move the selection to right
Stop playing / Stop recording
(11)
To move the select to down
To enter the OSD Main menu / Exit from the main menu or sub-menu
display
▼
(12)
To move the selection to the left and right
▼
(13)
▲
▼
Make a selection
(14)
(15)
To go up and down and select the items in the menu list or
change the settings
Enter sub-menu
REC
Start video recording
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Chapter 2
2.1
Operating the EB DVR System
Using the EB DVR System for the First Time
Upon connecting the power, the unit automatically detects the status of the hard
disk. The hard disk must be formatted for the first time installed on DVR system. If
(select) for YES to format the
you are prompt to format the hard disk, press
hard disk and
(menu) for NO to remain unchanged.
HARD DISKS INFORMATION
VERSION
1 . 5. 03
HDD CHECKING . . .
MASTER HDD
SIZE
76GB
509MB
HDD FORMAT YES (SELECT) / NO (MENU)
2.1.1 Set up the System Date and Time
1. Press
to call up the OSD menu and then use
and
▲
and
▼
or
to go up and down and select SUBMENU. And then, press
or
▲
to confirm the selection.
▼
▼
and
▼
▼
2. In Submenu, select the DATE and press
and
then, use ▲ and ▼ or
again to make a selection. And
to adjust the date and use
buttons to move the selection to the left and right.
3. To adjust Time, follow the above step 2 and 3.
4. Press
2.2
to go back to main menu after adjustment.
Surveillance Screen
User can switch to display each channel in full screen or 4 channels at the same
time in D1 or CIF record mode.
To know if the channel is being recorded, the “ ” record symbol would appear
beside the channel number. The (microphone) and
(speaker) indicate the
availability of audio. The information below the screen shows the current date and
time, recording mode (record schedule setting), hard disk drive (Master/Slave) and
the percentage of the used hard disk space.
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D1 (A)
HDD
29%
CIF(A)
Full Screen Preview
HDD
29%
QUAD Screen Preview
When you are in full screen preview, press the following buttons on the remote
control and control panel to switch to different channel, or preview all 4 channels:
/
1
/
9
/
CH2: Camera 2
CH1: Camera 1
2.3
3
/
CH3: Camera 3
7
/
5
CH4: Camera 4 QUAD: 4-Channel
Playback the Video
If the unit is recording the video, you may have to stop video recording in order to
do video playback. To stop video recording, press
.
2.3.1 To Playback Video
Press
2.
Use the
▲
1.
.
▲
and
▼
or
and
SEARCH METHOD
TIME SEARCH
EVENT LIST
buttons to go up and down and select
TIME SEARCH or EVENT LIST. Then, press
▲
or
to make a selection.
TIME SEARCH (search by date and time):
▲
or
. Then, use the
and
buttons
,
or
▼
to
select
or
▲
MASTER or SLAVE. Press
and
▲
▼
▼
,
In the selected HARD DISK, press
▼
▼
1.
again to make the selection. The START TIME
and END TIME show the date and time from
when the recording begins and end.
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TIME SEARCH
HARD DISK :
MASTER
START TIME : 2006 / 05 / 04
END TIME
: 2006 / 05 / 05
10 : 00 : 01
13 : 08 : 13
SEARCH TIME : 2006 / 05 / 04
10 : 00 : 01
▲
▼
Use the
and
or
and
buttons and select SEARCH TIME.
3.
or
again to make the selection.
Then press
In the SEARCH TIME, you may now select the date and time from where you want to begin
▲
2.
▲
and
time. Then press
▲
4.
▼
▼
or
▼
or
and
buttons to move the selection to the left and
and
again to make the selection.
To start video playback, the time in second must be set. Use the
selection to the left most. Use the
▲
and
or
▼
or
▲
select the time in second. Then press
EVENT LIST (search by condition):
1.
buttons to select the date and
In the selected HARD DISK, press
▲
or
. Then, use the
and
▲
and
buttons
and
buttons and
.
EVENT LIST
HARD DISK :
MASTER
EVENT LIST
HARD DISK :
MASTER
select
or
▲
MASTER or SLAVE. Press
buttons to move the
or
▼
to
▼
▼
right. Use the
▼
▼
the video playback. Use the
again to make the selection.
2.
Use the
▲
and
▼
or
and
buttons to select from the list. Press
3.
▲
or
Listed below
conditions:
again to make the selection.
are
the
following
recording
S
A
A
B
A
A
S
B
A
A
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
2006 / 05 / 03
13 : 26 : 34
13 : 00 : 01
12 : 00 : 01
11 : 48 : 37
11 : 30 : 23
11 : 29 : 47
11 : 28 : 55
11 : 28 : 33
11 : 25 : 41
11 : 23 : 26
13 : 26 : 50
13 : 16 : 46
13 : 00 : 01
12 : 00 : 00
11 : 31 : 18
11 : 30 : 13
11 : 28 : 58
11 : 28 : 55
11 : 28 : 32
11 : 23 : 30
A – Always Recording
It records non-stop and automatically continue recording when interrupted.
S – Sensor Recording
It records when the sensor has activated.
M – Motion Recording
It records when any movement is detected(for EB1504 MPEG4+ only)
B – Button Recording
It records when the REC record button is pressed.
4.
The “” play symbol would appear beside the channel number when you are in playback
mode.
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Chapter 3
OSD Navigation Tree
The follow figure is an OSD menu tree map. To call out the OSD menu, press
on the remote control.
MAIN MENU
CAMERA SELECT
RECORD SELECT
RECORD MODE
VIDEO FORMAT
RECORD FRAMERATE
VIDEO QUALITY
RECORD SCHEDULE
SUBMENU
HARD DRIVE SETUP
SENSOR SETUP
MOTION SETUP
LANGUAGE SETUP
1
2
1
2
D1
MPEG4
10
GOOD
ENGLISH
3
3
4
4
RECORD SCHEDULE
00 : 00 - 01 : 00
ALWAYS REC
01 : 00 - 02 : 00
ALWAYS REC
02 : 00 - 03 : 00
ALWAYS REC
03 : 00 - 04 : 00
ALWAYS REC
04 : 00 - 05 : 00
ALWAYS REC
05 : 00 - 06 : 00
ALWAYS REC
06 : 00 - 07 : 00
ALWAYS REC
07 : 00 - 08 : 00
ALWAYS REC
08 : 00 - 09 : 00
ALWAYS REC
09 : 00 - 10 : 00
ALWAYS REC
10 : 00 - 11 : 00
ALWAYS REC
11 : 00 - 12 : 00
ALWAYS REC
12 : 00 - 13 : 00
ALWAYS REC
SUBMENU
PASSWORD CHANGE
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT
DATE
TIME
AUTO RECORD
AUTO SCAN
PASSWORD SETUP
AUDIO RECORD
AUDIO MUTE
VIDEO SYSTEM
COLOR STABILITY
13 : 00 - 14 : 00
14 : 00 - 15 : 00
15 : 00 - 16 : 00
16 : 00 - 17 : 00
17 : 00 - 18 : 00
18 : 00 - 19 : 00
19 : 00 - 20 : 00
20 : 00 - 21 : 00
21 : 00 - 22 : 00
22 : 00 - 23 : 00
23 : 00 - 00 : 00
CURRENT
NEW
CONFIRM
2006 / 04 / 20
17 : 54 : 50
ON
ON
NO
ON
OFF
NTSC
OFF
SENSOR SETUP
SENSOR REC TIME
ALARM OUT TIME
CHANNEL - 1
CHANNEL - 2
CHANNEL - 3
CHANNEL - 4
010
010
NOT
NOT
NOT
NOT
MOTION SETUP
MOTION CAMERA
SENSITIVITIY
MOTION RECORD TIME
1
2
MEDIUM
010 SEC
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT
CAMERA
BRIGHTNESS
CONTRAST
HUE
SATURATION
RESET TO DEFAULT VALUE
0%
0%
SEC
SEC
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
3
4
Motion Setup only available on EB1504 MPEG4+.
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ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
PASSWORD
HARD DRIVE SETUP
OVERWRITE ENABLED
NO
HD1 SIZE
37
GB
78MB
HD1 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD1 FORMAT
HD2 SIZE
0
GB
0MB
HD2 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD2 FORMAT
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RECORD SCHEDULE
1
050
050
000
024
NO
3.1
Menu Function
If the unit is currently recording the video, you may have to stop video recording to
change the settings. To navigate in the OSD menu, press
to call up and exit
from the main menu or sub-menu display. Then use the ▲ and ▼ or
and
buttons to go up and down and select the items in the menu list or
▼
▼
make a selection. You can also use the
button to enter sub-menu or
and
▼
▼
or
▼
▼
,
▲
change the settings. Use the
buttons to move the
selection to the left and right. The red frame turns yellow when you are making a
selection.
OSD MENU
MAIN MENU
CAMERA SELECT
RECORD SELECT
RECORD MODE
VIDEO FORMAT
RECORD FRAMERATE
VIDEO QUALITY
RECORD SCHEDULE
SUBMENU
HARD DRIVE SETUP
SENSOR SETUP
MOTION SETUP
LANGUAGE SETUP
Description
1
1
2
2
D1
MPEG4
10
GOOD
ENGLISH
3
3
4
4
CAMERA SELECT :
Enable/disable the channel number to display the video
on the surveillance screen.
RECORD SELECT :
Enable/disable the channel number to record video.
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The channels that are enabled in the camera
select setting can only be set for video
recording.
RECORD MODE :
Select D1/CIF recording mode
Under D1 mode, the video recording is in full screen
resolution and takes turns from one channel to the next
one when Auto Scan enables. Each channel is
recorded only at a maximum frame rate of 15fps. User
can switch to view the video in single full screen or
QUAD screen
Whereas in CIF mode, video recording is at a lower
resolution, but each video is recorded in 30fps/25fps
(NTSC/PAL). User can switch to view the video in
single full screen or QUAD screen
VIDEO FORMAT :
The recorded video is in MPEG4 format.
RECORD FRAME RATE :
Set the number of frames per second to be recorded.
Refer to the table below for the available record frame
rate settings. The higher the frame rate, it uses more
hard disk space.
Video Standard
NTSC
PAL
D1
60, 20, 4
48, 20,4
CIF
120, 60,40, 20, 4
100, 48, 20, 4
Record Mode
VIDEO QUALITY :
Select the video quality setting from BEST, HIGH,
GOOD, MEDIUM, NORMAL or LOW.
Choosing NORMAL allows user to record more hours
but the quality of the recorded video is moderate.
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OSD MENU
Description
LANGUAGE SETUP :
Select from the available language
RECORD SCHEDULE
00 : 00 - 01 : 00
ALWAYS REC
01 : 00 - 02 : 00
ALWAYS REC
02 : 00 - 03 : 00
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
03 : 00 - 04 : 00
04 : 00 - 05 : 00
ALWAYS REC
05 : 00 - 06 : 00
ALWAYS REC
06 : 00 - 07 : 00
ALWAYS REC
ALWAYS REC
07 : 00 - 08 : 00
ALWAYS REC
08 : 00 - 09 : 00
09 : 00 - 10 : 00
ALWAYS REC
10 : 00 - 11 : 00
ALWAYS REC
11 : 00 - 12 : 00
ALWAYS REC
12 : 00 - 13 : 00
ALWAYS REC
SUBMENU
PASSWORD CHANGE
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT
DATE
TIME
AUTO RECORD
AUTO SCAN
PASSWORD SETUP
AUDIO RECORD
AUDIO MUTE
VIDEO SYSTEM
COLOR STABILITY
2006 / 04 / 20
17 : 54 : 50
ON
ON
NO
ON
OFF
NTSC
OFF
RECORD SCHEDULE:
By default, in 24 hours, the recording schedule is set to
always record every hour. Refer to the table below to
customize the recoding condition.
Condition
Description
NO REC
Disable video recording.
ALWAYS REC
Record non-stop.
SENSOR REC
Start recording
activated.
when
the
sensor
has
PASSWORD CHANGE :
Set a security combination number. This is a security
measure that prevents formatting of the hard disk or
changing the system settings. The factory default
,
,
password is 111111. User could use
,
, and
to set each digit of
password. Also, user could use number key
2
6
5
8
4
7
9 ) on the
3
( 0 1
remote control to enter each digit of password.
PASSWORD
CURRENT
NEW
CONFIRM
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT :
Select the camera number and set to adjust the video
brightness, contrast, hue, and saturation value.
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT
CAMERA
BRIGHTNESS
CONTRAST
HUE
SATURATION
RESET TO DEFAULT VALUE
1
050
050
000
024
NO
DATE :
Set the current date.
Please set the correct date and time when you
use this DVR at the first time to make sure the
time of recorded video file is correct.
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OSD MENU
SUBMENU
PASSWORD CHANGE
VIDEO ADJUSTMENT
DATE
TIME
AUTO RECORD
AUTO SCAN
PASSWORD SETUP
AUDIO RECORD
AUDIO MUTE
VIDEO SYSTEM
COLOR STABILITY
Description
TIME :
Set the current time.
2006 / 04 / 20
17 : 54 : 50
ON
ON
NO
ON
OFF
NTSC
OFF
AUTO RECORD :
Enable/disable auto continue recording when
interrupted (i.e., power breakdown, video playback or
configuration setup). It starts to record after 10 second
of idleness. This is applicable in Always Record mode.
AUTO SCAN :
Enable/disable auto cycle switch to display the next
channel when in full screen preview.
PASSWORD SETUP :
Enable/disable full system password protection. This
would prevent unauthorized user to stop video
recording, change system settings and formatting the
hard disk.
AUDIO RECORD :
Enable/disable audio recording. To record sound,
make sure the microphone is connected to the unit.
AUDIO MUTE :
Enable/disable to hear audio sound. To hear sound,
make sure the unit is connected to a speaker.
If you want to hear the voice when you
playback the recorded file on this DVR,
please make sure that you have selected
Audio Mute Off.
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VIDEO SYSTEM:
User doesn’t need to select video system. The DVR
system will auto detect the video system when power
on and display.
COLOR STABILITY:
Enable/disable the color stability which display on
Surveillance Screen.
HARD DRIVE SETUP
OVERWRITE ENABLED YES
HD1 SIZE
37
GB
78MB
HD1 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD1 FORMAT
HD2 SIZE
0
GB
0MB
HD2 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD2 FORMAT
OVERWRITE ENABLED :
0%
0%
Enable/disable replacing the earliest record when the
hard disk space runs out. By default, the HDD overwrite
setting is enabled.
HD1 FORMAT / HD2 FORMAT :
For security purpose, you may have to enter the
password to format hard disk.
To format hard disk:
1. Use the
▲
and
▼
or
and
buttons to go up and down and select
HD1 FORMAT. Then press
or
.
▲
* HD1//HD2 SIZE shows the total
capacity of the hard disk.
* HD1/HD2 USED shows the amount
of space that has been used.
2. In the CHECK PASSWORD screen, press
▲
or
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. Then use the
▲
and
▼
or
Description
and
buttons to select the
or
security combination number. Press
▲
button again to make the selection. Repeat
till you key in the last number. The factory default
password is 111111. Also, user could use number
2
6
5
8
4
7
9 )
3
key ( 0 1
on the remote control to enter each digit of
password. To move the selection to the left and
▼
▼
right, use
and
▼
▼
OSD MENU
buttons.
CHECK PASSWORD
ENTER PASSWORD
3. After entering the last number, the PASSWORD
CORRECT appears, you are now authorized to
format the hard disk.
HARD DRIVE SETUP
OVERWRITE ENABLED YES
HD1 SIZE
37
GB
78MB
HD1 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD1 FORMAT
HD2 SIZE
0
GB
0MB
HD2 USED
0
GB
232MB
HD2 FORMAT
0%
0%
PASSWORD CORRECT
4. Use the
▲
and
▼
or
and
buttons and select the hard disk you want
to format.
5. It is done when the “HDD FORMAT COMPLETED”
appears.
Formatting the hard disk will permanently
delete all the records. The records can no
longer be retrieved.
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OSD MENU
SENSOR SETUP
SENSOR REC TIME
ALARM OUT TIME
CHANNEL - 1
CHANNEL - 2
CHANNEL - 3
CHANNEL - 4
Description
010
010
NOT
NOT
NOT
NOT
SENSOR REC TIME :
SEC
SEC
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
INSTALLED
Set the amount of time (in second) to record when the
sensor has been triggered.
ALARM OUT TIME :
Set the amount of time (in second) to continue sending
the alarm once activated.
CHANNEL 1~4 :
Customize the initial state of the attached sensor. Refer
to the table below to customize the sensor state.
MOTION SETUP
1
2
MOTION CAMERA
SENSITIVITIY
L
MOTION RECORD TIME 010 SEC
3
4
Condition
Description
NOT INSTALLED
Indicates that there is no sensor connected.
NORMAL OPEN
Indicates that the initial state of the sensor is
normal open. Video recording initiate when
there is a change in the sensor state.
NORMAL CLOSE
Indicates that the initial state of the sensor is
normal close. Video recording initiate when
there is a change in the sensor state.
MOTION CAMERA :
Enable/disable the channel number to detect motion.
SENSITIVITY :
Set the sensitivity level. The sensitivity is from H (High),
9~ 2 and L (Low).
MOTION RECORD TIME :
Set the amount of time (in second) to record when
motion is detected.
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Chapter 4
4.1
Using the USB Playback Console
Recommended system requirements
Pentium®4 2.4GHZ or above
Windows®2000/ XP
DDR 256 MB
Graphic function must support DirectDraw
Audio card or built-in
Speaker
1 available USB2.0 port
4.2
Installing the USB Playback Console
To install the USB Playback Console:
1. Place Installation CD into the CD-ROM drive. When the installation main
screen appears, click Install USB Playback Console and then follow the on
screen instructions
2.
Select the language you prefer
3.
4.
Click OK to install the application
Click Exit to close the installation main screen.
5.
6.
You may now connect the DVR unit to PC by using USB cable.
Also, user can remove the hard disk and place in external USB enclosure, and
then connect to PC for playback, too.
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4.3
Running the USB Playback Console
To run the application, click the
icon on the PC desktop
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
(9)
(10)
(11)
(17)
(12)
(13)
(16)
Name
(1)
(14)
(15)
Function
Video playback screen
To select the video file for playing. The playback application
supports *.dvr and *.avf file type.
(2)
Open File
- DVR Recorded File (HD): To playback the recorded video from
the hard disk which was recording video on the DVR system.
(Also see 4.3.2)
- Backup File(.dvr): The file is backup and save in *.dvr file
format. (Also see 4.3.3)
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Name
Function
Select the event you want to playback. The event list only available
when user select to playback in DVR Recorded File(HD).
(3)
Event List
(4)
Full screen
Use the entire area of the screen to only display the video. To
return, press the right button of the mouse or ESC on the keyboard.
When you switch to full screen in multiple-screen mode, Left click to
toggle to only display one of the video in the multiple-screen mode
or all.
(5)
Segment
Keep a portion of the recorded video (see also 4.3.1)
(6)
Output
Save the segmented file in *.mpg or *.avi format (see also 4.3.1).
(7)
Snapshot
Capture and save the image either in *.jpg or *.bmp format
(8)
Print
Print the image
(9)
HDD Backup
To call out HDD Backup application. (See Chapter 5)
(10) iEnhance
To call out iEnhance application. ( See Chapter 7)
(11) Watermark
To call out ImageVerification application. (See Chapter 6)
(12) Status bar
Display the recorded date, time and play speed.
(13) Progress bar
Show the progress of the file being played. You may move the bar
to seek at any location of the track.
(14) Playback
Controller
(15) Split Screen Mode
Begin: Move at the beginning of the recorded video file.
Previous: Go back to the previous frame by frame.
Slower: Play the recorded video file at the speed of 1/2x, 1/4x or
1/8x.
Rewind: Wind back the recorded video file.
Pause: Briefly stop playing the recorded video file.
Play: Play the recorded video file.
Faster: Play the recorded video file at the speed of 2x, 4x, or 8x.
Next: Go to the next frame by frame.
End: Go to the end of the recorded video file.
Select from different screen view to playback the recorded video file
of the entire camera or one camera on screen.
Exit/ Minimize the application or chose Cancel to go back to the
application
(16) Exit
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Name
(17) Sound /Sound bar
Function
Turn on and off the sound
Increase and decrease the volume
4.3.1 To Cut and Save the Portion of the Recorded Video
1.
Use the Playback Control buttons or drag the bar on the playback progress bar
and pause on where you want to start the cut. Then, click Segment to set the
begin mark.
2.
Use the Playback Control buttons or drag the bar on the playback progress bar
and pause on where you want to end the cut. Then, click Segment to set the
end mark. To cancel segmentation, click Segment button again.
3.
4.
Click Output button to save the wanted portion.
In the Save As dialog box, locate on where user wants to save the file, type the
filename, and select the video format.
4.3.2 Playback DVR Recorded File from Hard Disk
1.
Please have the hard disk which containing of recorded video data install on
your PC or using external USB enclosure to connect to your PC.
2.
Click Open File button
3.
Select DVR Recorded File(HD) and click OK.
4.
Select the hard disk drive from Select Disk window and click OK.
5.
And then, the Event List window appears. Select the event that user wants to
play and click OK.
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4.3.3 Playback Backup File(*.dvr)
1.
Click Open File button.
2.
Select Backup File(*.dvr) and click OK.
3.
Locate the backup file folder and click OK.
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4.
When open the backup video file, just locate the where backup file is
located.
And then, Playback Date/Time Selection window appears. Select the date and
time and click OK.
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Chapter 5
5.1
Backup Recorded Video File
Recommended system requirements
Pentium®4 2.4GHZ or above
Windows®2000/ XP
DDR 256 MB
Graphic function must support DirectDraw
Audio card or built-in
Speaker
1 available USB2.0 port
5.2
Familiarizing with HDD Backup Application
(2)
(1)
(3)
(4)
(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
(10)
Name
(9)
Function
(1)
All recorded video events list
No.: the list order number
Record: the record type(see also Chapter 2.3.1)
Begin Time: the beginning of record time
End Time: the end of record time
(2)
Display first frame of each recorded video channel from 4 selected
channels.
(3)
Progress bar
Show the progress of the event being played. User may move the
bar to seek at any location of the track
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Name
Function
To select the hard disk drive
(4)
Source Disk
(5)
Target Path
To locate on where user want to save the file
(6)
Event (%)
Display the backup progress rate of event in percentage
(7)
Total (%)
Display the total backup progress rate in percentage
(8)
Stop
Stop backup progress
(9)
Start
Start backup progress
(10) Select All
5.3
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Select all listed recorded video events. Click the check box again to
cancel for selecting all events.
To Backup Recorded Video File
Please connect the DVR system to PC by using USB cable PC.
To run the HDD Backup application, click the HDD Backup button on USB
Playback Application main interface.
Click Browse in Source Disk to locate the recorded video file.
And then, the Select Disk windows will appear as below:
Select the hard disk drive from Select Disk windows. All available hard disk
will list on the Select Disk windows with size and name
Select the hard disk drive and click OK
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7.
8.
And then, all the recorded video files will list out.
Select the event which user wants to backup. Or mark the Select All to select
all listed recorded video event
9. Locate on where user wants to save the backup file
10. Click Start to process backup
11. To stop the backup progress, click Stop
12. To play the backup file, see 4.3.3.
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Chapter 6
ImageVerification
Image Verification is a watermark-checking program to identify the authenticity of a
saved image (e.g. by snapshot). This program can only verify uncompressed bmp
image files.
6.1
1.
2.
3.
To Run the ImageVerification
To run the ImageVerification application, click the Watermark button on USB
Playback Console main interface.
In the ImageVerification main interface, click Load Source Image and locate
the image source.
Click Verify Image to begin the process.
Check the result in the Processed Image screen. If the picture is unmodified, the
image in the Source Image and Processed Image screen would be exactly the
same. If the picture is being modified, a warning dialog box would prompt and the
modified area is highlighted.
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Chapter 7
iEnhance
The bundled iEnhance is a video editing tool and can only be used with *.dvr video
file. It allows you to adjust the video picture quality, segment and save the desire
portion of the video, zoom in and out the image, and print or save the screen shot.
You can also save the setting and apply it on other files.
To run the iEnhance application, click iEnhnace button on USB Playback
Application interface.
(16)
(15)
(17)
(18)
(14)
(19)
(13)
(12)
(20)
(21)
(11)
(22)
(23)
(24)
(25)
(10)
(9)
(1)
Name
(2) (3) (4)
(5)
(6)
(7) (8)
Function
(1) Open File
Access *.dvr video file.
(2) Save Image
Capture and save the screen shot in *.bmp format.
(3) Playback Control
Buttons
Begin: Move at the beginning of the video file.
Previous: Go back to the previous frame.
Rewind: Wind back the video file.
Pause: temporary stop playing the video file.
Play: Play the video file.
Faster: Speed up to play the video file
Next: Go to the next frame.
End: Go to the end of the video file.
(4) Save Video
Save the edited or segmented video in *.avi format.
(5) Print
Print the screen shot.
(6) Segment
Mark the beginning and the end of the desire portion of the video.
Two triangle marks will appear on the slider. To cancel video
segmentation, click this button again.
(7) Zoom Buttons
Enlarge, reduce, and set the image back to normal size.
(8) Full Screen
Use the entire screen to only display the video.
(9) Default
Set the video back to original state and delete all the changes in the
history box.
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Name
Function
(10) History Box
List all the actions.
(11) Undo
Delete the last action.
(12) Noise Reduce
Adjust the softness and repair the damaged colour.
(13) Sharpness
Improve the overall image by enhancing edges. This gives the
image more depth.
(14) Effects
Gray Scale: convert the image into black and white (monochrome).
Normalize: adjust the brightness intensity.
Equalize: automatically adjust the images that are too dark.
De-interlace: smooth out the overlying frames.
Static: de-interlace for motionless scene.
Dynamic: de-interlace for moving scene.
(15) Picture
Adjustment
Adjust the Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Hue and Gamma.
(16) Original Screen
Display the original state of the image.
(17) Temporary
Setting Block
Display the sample settings. Click the sample to apply the setting
on the current video.
(18) Status Bar
Display the date, and time of the video.
(19) Progress Bar
Show the progress of the file being played. You may move the bar
to seek at any location of the track.
(20) iStable
To reduce the jolt in the recorded video.(also see Chapter 7.1)
(21) Add Setting
Include the new setting to the temporary setting block.
(22) Rename
Change the name of the selected setting in the temporary setting
block.
(23) Delete
Permanently remove the selected setting in the temporary setting
block.
(24) Load Setting
Call the saved settings.
(25) Save Setting
Store the settings in the temporary setting block.
7.1
To Use iStable
The iStable function can reduce the jolt in the recorded video.
1. Click Open File button and select the recorded video.
2. And then, click iStable button.
3. The iStable windows will show up.
4. Select the smoothness level – 1(Low), 2, 3, 4, and 5(High). The default value is
3.
5. Click Play button, and then iStable function will start to initial the recorded video.
6. When the initialize is done, user will see the original and stabilized recorded
video both play in original and stabilized windows.
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Warranty Notice
LIMITED WARRANTY
AVerMedia TECHNOLOGIES, Inc. warrants this product to be free of defects resulting from faulty manufacture
or components under the following terms:
WARRANTY LENGTH
Labor is warranted for (1) one year from the date of purchase.
Parts are warranted for (1) one year from the date of purchase.
Replacement products will be warranted for the remainder of the one year warranty period or (30) thirty days,
whichever is longer.
WHO IS PROTECTED
This warranty is enforceable only by the first consumer purchaser.
WHAT IS AND IS NOT COVERED
Except as specified below, this warranty covers all defects resulting from faulty manufacturing of this product.
The following are not covered by the warranty.
1. Any product on which the serial number has been defaced, modified, or removed.
2. Damage, deterioration, or malfunction resulting from :
Accident, abuse, misuse, neglect, fire, water, lightning, or other acts of nature, commercial or
industrial use, unauthorized product modification, or failure to follow instructions included with
the product.
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Any shipment damages. (Claims must be made with carrier.)
Any other cause which does not relate to a product defect.
3. Cartons, cases, batteries, cabinets, tapes, or accessories used with product.
4. AVerMedia does not warrant that this product will meet your requirements; it is your responsibility to
determine the suitability of this product for your purpose.
WHAT WE WILL AND WILL NOT PAY FOR
We will pay labor and material expenses for covered items. However, we will not pay for the following :
1. Removal or installation charges.
2. Shipping charges.
3. Any incidental charges.
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SHALL NOT, IN ANY EVENT, BE LIABLE TO THE PURCHASER OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY
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RESULTING FROM INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE AND LOSS OF BUSINESS) OR LIABILITY IN TORT
RELATING TO THIS PRODUCT OR RESULTING FROM ITS USE OR POSSESSION.
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