AVerMedia Technologies EB3004 MD DVR User Manual

AVerMedia®
AVerDiGi
EB3004 MD
User Manual
June 2009
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 in a
residential installation. 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. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to
radio or television reception, which can be determined by tuning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to
correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help.
Class A ITE
Class A ITE is a category of all other ITE which satisfies the class A ITE limits but not the class B ITE limits. Such
equipment should not be restricted in its sale but the following warning shall be included in the instructions for use:
Warning --This is a class A product. In a domestic environment this product may cause radio interference in which case
the user may be required to take adequate measures.
European Community Compliance Statement (Class A)
This product is herewith confirmed to comply with the requirements set out in the Council Directives on the
Approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive
2004/108/EEC.
Warning - This is a Class A product. In a domestic environment this product may cause radio interference in which case
the user may be required to take adequate measures to correct this interference.
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The mark of Crossed-out wheeled bin indicates that this product must not be disposed of with your other
household waste. Instead, you need to dispose of the waste equipment by handing it over to a designated
collection point for the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment. For more information about
where to drop off your waste equipment for recycling, please contact your household waste disposal
service or the shop where you purchased the product.
Battery Safety Information
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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).
Do not dispose of batteries in a fire. The batteries may explode or leak.
Never short circuit the battery terminals.
WARNING
TO REDUCE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS
APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE
CAUTION
IF THERE IS ANY DAMAGE, SHORTAGE OR INAPPROPRIATE ITEM IN THE
PACKAGE, PLEASE CONTACT WITH YOUR LOCAL DEALER. WARRANTY
VOID FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED PRODUCT MODIFICATION
NOTICE
- INFORMATION IN THIS DOCUMENT IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT
NOTICE.
- THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR
REFERENCT ONLY.
LIGHTNING WARNING
− TO AVOID THE LIGHTNING STRIKE, STRONGLY SUGGEST INSTALLING
THE LIGHTNING ROD AT LIGHTNING FREQUENTLY AREA.
− FOR ADDED PROTECTION, UNPLUG THE DVR UNIT DURING THE
LIGHTNING STORM. THIS MAY PREVENT TO DAMAGE THE DVR UNIT
DUE TO THE LIGHTNING.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction................................................................................ 1 1.1 Package Content .................................................................................................. 1 1.2 Features and Specifications ................................................................................. 1 1.3 Front Panel ........................................................................................................... 2 1.4 Back Panel ........................................................................................................... 2 1.5 Setting Up the DVR Unit ....................................................................................... 3 1.5.1 Installing the Hard Disk .................................................................................... 3 1.5.2 Connecting Devices ......................................................................................... 5 1.5.3 Connecting the Audio, Sensor and Relay device ............................................. 6 Chapter 2 Operating the DVR unit ............................................................. 8 2.1 Familiarizing the Remote Control Buttons ............................................................ 8 2.1.1 Using AB Repeat Function ............................................................................. 10 2.1.2 Controlling PTZ Camera ................................................................................. 11 2.1.2.1 To Enter the PTZ Mode ............................................................................... 11 2.1.2.2 To Set Preset Position ................................................................................ 12 2.1.2.3 To Control PTZ Camera ............................................................................. 12 2.2 Using the DVR for the First Time ........................................................................ 13 2.3 Surveillance Screen ........................................................................................... 14 2.3.1 Setup the Time Stamp .................................................................................... 16 2.4 Playback the Video ............................................................................................. 17 Chapter 3 OSD Navigation Tree ............................................................... 19 3.1 Menu Function .................................................................................................... 21 Chapter 4 Using the USB Playback Console .......................................... 34 4.1 Recommended system requirements ................................................................. 34 4.2 Installing the USB Playback Console ................................................................. 34 4.3 Running the USB Playback Console .................................................................. 35 4.3.1 To Cut and Save the Portion of the Recorded Video ...................................... 37 4.3.2 Playback DVR Recorded File from Hard Disk ................................................ 38 4.3.3 Playback Backup File(*.dvr) ........................................................................... 39 Chapter 5 Backup Recorded Video File .................................................. 40 5.1 5.2 Familiarizing with HDD Backup Application ........................................................ 40 To Backup Recorded Video File ......................................................................... 41 Chapter 6 ImageVerification ..................................................................... 43 6.1 To Run the ImageVerification.............................................................................. 43 Chapter 7 iEnhance................................................................................... 44 7.1 To Use iStable .................................................................................................... 45 Chapter 1
1.1
Introduction
Package Content
(4)
(1)
(3)
(2)
(5)
(7)
(6)
(8)
(1) AVerDiGi EB3004 MD unit
(2) Remote Control (batteries included)
(3) Quick User Guide
(4) Power Cord
* The power cord varies depending on the standard power outlet of the country where it
is sold.
(5) Power Adapter
(6) Internal HDD holder (8 screws are inculded)
(7) Software CD (User Manual included)
(8) USB Cable
1.2
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Features and Specifications
Fire resistance material
Non-PC stand-alone digital video recorder
4 composite video inputs and 1 composite output
VGA output for LCD or CRT monitor display
On Screen Display(OSD) control menu
MPEG4 video compression
Auto-detect NTSC or PAL video system
Supports 1 hard disk drive (not included)
Full-screen resolution:
Display: 720 x 480 (NTSC) / 720 x 576 (PAL)
Recording: 720 x 480 (NTSC) / 720 x 576 (PAL)
Recording frame rate:
D1 mode: 60fps (NTSC) / 50fps (PAL)
CIF mode: 120 fps (NTSC) / 100fps (PAL)
D1 Enhance mode: 30fps (NTSC) / 25fps (PAL)
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1.3
Scheduled recording (00:00~23:00 set by hour )
Search for recorded video files by date/time/event
Input/Output: 4 sensor inputs and 1 relay output control
Audio In/Out: 4 audio in and 1 audio out
Front Panel
Name
Function
(1) DVR Power LED
Light when the unit is power on
(2) HDD LED
Indicate the hard disk running state. Light when the HDD is running
(Read/Write)
(3) IR Sensor
Receive signal from the remote control to operate the unit
(4) IR Sensor Port
To connect extended IR sensor cable(optional)
(5) USB 2.0 Port
Connect to PC for video transfer or playback
1.4
Back Panel
Name
Function
(1) CH1/CH2/CH3/CH4
Input the video camera signal and display it on channel 1/2/3/4
(2) TV Out
Output the video signal to other video output device through BNC port
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
(3) VGA OUT
Output the video signal to a CRT or LCD monitor
(4) Audio Out
Input the audio signal from audio output device such as microphone
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The audio input device has its own power supply is necessary.
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Name
Function
(5) Audio Out
Output the audio signal to a audio out device such as speaker
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The audio output device has its own power supply is necessary.
(6) Sensor In
Support 4 sensor devices
(7) Alarm Out
Support 1 relay device (Relay: 1A @ 125V AC/30V DC)
(8) RS-232
For PTZ camera connection and firmware update
(9) FAN speed Switch
Adjust fan speed(High/Low) according to the actual environment situation
We do strong recommend that adjust the fan speed to High when the
operating environment is over 30 ℃.
(10)12V DC
1.5
Power cable connection
Setting Up the DVR Unit
1.5.1 Installing the Hard Disk
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For hard disk spec, please referring to http://www.avermedia.com/AVerDiGi/Product/ →
AverDiGi EB3004 MD → Hardware Recommendations
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.
The DVR unit allows user to install one hard disk. Follow the illustrated instructions below to
install the hard disk:
1.
Loosen all screws
2.
3
Push the cover backward and lift
3.
Secure the brackets on the hard disk
4.
Connect the the SATA cable and the power
connector to the hard disk
5.
Secure the hard disk inside the unit then place
unit cover
6.
Push the cover forward and secure the cover
7. You may now connect all the cables. When the power is connected, the Power LED light
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turns on
1.5.2 Connecting Devices
The back panel of the DVR unit, user 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 the
PC, then use the bundled software enables user to transfer, playback and segment the
video. Follow the illustration below to make the connection:
Each time you change the video display output or video system (NTSC/PAL), the power
must be turned off and on to reset the DVR unit.
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1.5.3 Connecting the Audio, Sensor and Relay device
The Sensor, Alarm, and audio port enable you to connect 4 sensor inputs, 1 relay outputs,
and 4 audio in and 1 audio out device. Just connect the external sensor, relay, and audio
in/out device pin directly to the pinhole. The RS-232 port can be used for PTZ camera
connection through a RS-232 to RS-485 converter.
Check the table below and locate which pinhole is assigned to sensor input, relay output,
and audio in/out.
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).
Audio in and out pinhole:
Pin #
Definition
1
Audio input signal
2
Audio Ground signal
3
Audio input signal
4
Audio Ground signal
5
Audio input signal
6
Audio Ground signal
7
Audio input signal
8
Audio Ground signal
9
Audio output signal
10
Audio Ground signal
6
Sensor in and Alarm pinhole:
Pin #
Definition
11
Sensor 1 signal
12
Sensor 1 Ground signal
13
Sensor 2 signal
14
Sensor 2 Ground signal
15
Sensor 3 signal
16
Sensor 3 Ground signal
17
Sensor 4 signal
18
Sensor 4 Ground signal
19
Relay signal
20
Relay signal
RS-232 pinhole:
Pin #
Definition
21
RS-232 TX signal
22
RS-232 RX signal
23
RS-232 Ground signal
24
RS-232 RX signal
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Chapter 2
2.1
Operating the DVR unit
Familiarizing the Remote Control Buttons
Use the Remote control to operate the OSD menu on surveillance screen.
Button
Function
(1)
FN
(2)
1
(3)
3
(4)
7
(5)
9
(6)
5
A functional key for multiple DVR system
remote control
Switch to Channel 1
As a number key for entering password
Switch to Channel 2
As a number key for entering password
Switch to Channel 3
As a number key for entering password
Switch to Channel 4
As a number key for entering password
Switch to QUAD mode
As a number key for entering password
2
4
(7)
6
As a number key for entering password
8
0
Button
(8)
A-B
Function
Set a playing recorded video from A point to B point segment and repeat
playing on surveillance screen(See 2.1.1)
Pause the playing
(10)
To play the video
▼
▼
(12)
▼
▼
(11)
▲
(9)
(13)
(14)
(15)
Decrease 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
Stop playing / Stop recording
REC
Start video recording
To enter the OSD Main menu / Exit from the main menu or sub-menu display
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Function
▼
Button
To move the selection to the left and right
▼
(16)
▲
To go up and down and select the items in the menu list or change the settings
▼
ZOOM+
To zoom in view of PTZ camera
(17)
ZOOM-
To zoom out view of PTZ camera
PTZ camera control button. Press
(18)
PTZ
+ camera channel
PTZ
button( 1
2
3
4 )can enter PTZ mode to control PTZ camera.(see 2.1.3)
SPEED+
To speed up movement of PTZ camera lens
(19)
SPEED-
To speed down movement of PTZ camera lens
FOCUS +
To focus in PTZ camera lens
(20)
FOCUS -
To focus out PTZ camera lens
(21)
Make a selection
Enter sub-menu
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2.1.1 Using AB Repeat Function
AB Repeat function allow user to set a video segment from A to B point and play on the
surveillance screen until user stop.
▲
1. Press
(play button) to call out the SEARCH MODE menu to find the recorded
video that user wants to playback.
2. Select TIME SEARCH or EVENT LIST.
- TIME SEARCH (search by date and time): select the date and time from where you
want to begin the video playback.
- EVENT LIST (search by condition): select from the list.
3. During the playback, press
A-B
A-B
to set the A point of video segment. And then, press
again to set the B point of video segment. On the surveillance screen will display
“A-B” and repeat playing the AB point video segment which user has set. To cancel AB
repeat, press
A-B
again.
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2.1.2 Controlling PTZ Camera
Using remote control, user can easily control PTZ camera at local site. Before starting,
make sure the PTZ camera is connected with the DVR unit. And then, please go to OSD
menu to enable PTZ control (see also 3.1 Menu Function: PTZ Setup).
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Use the RS-232 to RS-485 converter to connect the PTZ camera with the DVR unit.
2.1.2.1 To Enter the PTZ Mode
To control PTZ camera, user need to enter the PTZ mode first. Press
camera channel number button ( 1
2
4 ).
3
PTZ
button, and
The surveillance monitor will switch to
single screen PTZ mode.
To exit PTZ mode, press
PTZ
and
0
button. Also, when the DVR system is idle over 1
minute, the DVR system will automatically exit PTZ mode.
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2.1.2.2
To Set Preset Position
User can set 9 preset positions for PTZ camera. Using 1
to 9
button to set the
preset position.
1. Press
and camera channel number button ( 1
PTZ
2
3
4
) to enter PTZ
2.1.2.3
▼
▼
mode.
and
to adjust the lens of the PTZ camera to the position that
2. Using ▲ , ▼ ,
user wants.
3. Press any number button over 3 seconds and the position will be saved.
4. To move the PTZ camera to preset position, just press the number button.
To Control PTZ Camera
▼
To move, adjust focus, and zoom in/out camera lens can be done by using some function
buttons on the remote control.
To move the PTZ camera lens to the right
▼
To move the PTZ camera lens to the left
▲
To move the PTZ camera lens to go up
▼
To move the PTZ camera lens to go down
ZOOM+
To zoom in PTZ camera
ZOOM-
To zoom out PTZ camera
SPEED-
To speed down movement of PTZ camera lens
SPEED+
To speed up movement of PTZ camera lens
FOCUS +
To focus in PTZ camera lens
FOCUS -
To focus out PTZ camera lens
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2.2
Using the DVR for the First Time
1. Make sure all devices and power cables are well connected.
2. Turn on the DVR unit by connecting the power cable into the power plug.
3. User should see the SYSTEM INITIALIZE windows appear on the surveillance screen.
The system will do hard disk detection automatically.
4. For the first time use hard disk, please format the hard disk. Using ▲ and ▼ to go
up and down and press
to make a selection. Select HDD FORMAT and press
(YES) to format hard disk. If user doesn’t want to format hard disk, press
(NO).
5. When is done, HDD FORMAT will show COMPLETE.
SYSTEM INITIALIZE
FW VERSION
HDD STATUS
HDD SIZE
HDD FORMAT
SYSTEM INITIALIZE
B2. 01. 01. 00. 01
WAIT . . . .
476 , 918MB
YES(SELECT)/NO(MENU)
FW VERSION
HDD STATUS
HDD SIZE
HDD FORMAT
B2. 01. 01. 00. 01
WAIT . . . .
476 , 918MB
COMPLETE
6. When hard disk format is done, please adjust the system date and time in order to have
the correct recording date and time.
to call up the OSD menu, and then, use ▲ and ▼ to select SYSTEM
7. Press
→ DATE/TIME and press
to make a selection.
8. Press
and use ▲ and ▼ to select the DATE FORMAT.
9. And then, adjust the DATE and TIME by using
to make a selection and using
▲
and ▼ to adjust the date and time.
DATE / TIME SETUP
DATE FORMAT
YYYY/MM/DD
DATE
2009 / 05 / 18
TIME
15 : 19 : 09
DAYLIGHT SAVING
START
2009 / 01 / 01 00 : 00 : 00
END
2009 / 01 / 01 00 : 00 : 00
OFFSET
00 : 00
10. When is done, the DVR system is ready to record.
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2.3
Surveillance Screen
This chapter will describe the symbols on the surveillance screen and screen display mode.
While DVR is playback, the record action will keep working and the surveillance screen will
playback the recorded video.
Surveillance Screen
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Preview Mode
Symbol
Description
Q
DVR is recording
Audio is enabled
Speaker is available
Motion recording
5%
Hard disk capacity
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Playback Mode
Symbol
Description
Playback the recorded video
Audio is enabled
AB segment is set and playing
Recorded video is playback at backward speed(2x, 4x, 8x, 16x, 32x, or 64x)
Recorded video is playback at faster forward speed(2x, 4x, 8x, 16x, 32x, or 64x)
A
Always Recording
B
Button Recording
M
Motion Recording
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Screen type
User can switch to display each channel in full screen or 4 channels in D1, D1 Enhanced, or
CIF record mode.
QUAD Screen Mode
Full Screen Mode
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
CH1: Camera 1
3
CH2: Camera 2
7
CH3: Camera 3
15
9
CH4: Camera 4
5
QUAD:4-Channel
2.3.1 Setup the Time Stamp
Current date and time could be displayed on each channel screen by enabling TIME
STAMP function. Please follow the below steps to enable TIME STAMP.
1. Press
2. Using
to call out OSD menu.
▲
and
▼
move the highlight to CAMERA/RECORD and press
to
make a selection.
3. Select GENERAL and press
to make a selection.
4. And then, select TIME STAMP by pressing
5. Using ▲ and
to confirm.
▼
button.
to select the disable/enable of TIME STAMP and press
or
GENERAL SETUP
RECORD MODE
DVR NAME
TIME STAMP
WATERMARK
AUTO RECORD
PRE RECORD
6. Press
CIF
COMPANY
00 SEC
to exit from OSD menu.
7. The current date and time will display on upper right corner of each channel screen and
will be recorded.
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2.4
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
.
▲
1. Press
SEARCH METHOD
TIME SEARCH
FILE LIST
SMART MOTION SEARCH
(play).
2. Use the ▲ and ▼ buttons to go up and down and
select TIME SEARCH, FILE LIST, or SMART MOTION
to make a selection.
SEARCH. And then, press
TIME SEARCH (search by date and time):
1.
In TIME SEARCH window, the START TIME and END
TIME show the date and time from when the recording
begins and ends.
TIME SEARCH
TIME: 2009 / 05 / 08 11:36:21
TIME: 2009 / 05 / 18 11:36:21
SEARCH TIME
SEARCH EXECUTION
: 2009 / 05 / 08 11:36:21
2.
and use the
Press
set the SEARCH TIME.
3.
4.
After SEARCH TIME has set, select SEARCH EXECUTIION and press
to start searching.
When the playback file is found, the DVR system will start playback automatically.
▲
and
START
END
▼
buttons to
FILE LIST
MULTITIME SEARCH : 2009/05/09 11:36:21 EXECUTION
FILE LIST (search by condition):
1.
In FILE LIST window, press
and use the
▲
▼
and
buttons to set the date and time for
searching. And then, select the EXECUTION to start
searching.
2.
The searching result will be list out. Using the
▲
and
▼
buttons to go up and down and press
make a selection.
3.
After make a selection, the EVENT LIST of each
channel will list out. Use the ▲ and ▼ buttons
to the selection and press
4.
to
to make a selection.
CH1
CH2
CH3
CH4
NORMAL
NORMAL
NORMAL
NORMAL
EVENT LIST
14:23:25 - 14:23:33
14:23:25 - 14:23:33
14:23:25 - 14:23:33
14:23:25 - 14:23:33
The selected event will start to playback.
1/1
2009/05/09
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SMART MOTION SEARCH (search by motion event):
1. In SMART MOTION SEARCH window, the START TIME
and END TIME show the date and time from when the
recording begins and ends.
to set SEARCH
2. Use the ▲ and ▼ press
and
START TIME
SEARCH END TIME for searching
period.
START
END
SMART MOTION SEARCH
TIME: 2009 / 05 / 09 11:36:21
TIME: 2009 / 05 / 18 11:36:21
SEARCH START TIME
SEARCH END
TIME
CHANNEL
SEARCH AREA
SEARCH EXECUTION
: 2009 / 05 / 09 11:36:21
: 2009 / 05 / 18 11:36:21
: 01
3. Then, Select the CHANNEL that wants to search.
▼
block and press
▼
4. And then, select SEARCH AREA to mark an area to
, and
to move the
search. Use the ▲ , ▼ ,
to confirm. To exit, press
.
5. To start searching, select the SEARCH EXECUTION.
6. The searching result will be list out. Using the
▲
▼
buttons to go up and down and press
make a selection.
and
to
7. After make a selection, the DVR system will start
playback automatically.
SEARCH AREA SETUP SCREEN
Listed below are the symbols of recording condition that will display on surveillance screen while playback
mode and record mode:
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
B – Button Recording
It records when the REC record button is pressed.
N – NO Recording
It doesn’t record at all
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
remote control.
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on the
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3.1
Menu Function
Use remote control to navigate in the OSD menu. The red frame turns yellow when you are
making a selection.
Each time you change the video display output or video system (NTSC/PAL), the power
must be turned off and on to reset the DVR unit.
OSD MENU
Description
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
CAMERA/RECORD SETUP
Configure camera parameters, name and PTZ camera.
CAMERA / RECORD SETUP
GENERAL
CHANNEL SETTING
CHANNEL NAME
PTZ
GENERAL SETUP
GENERAL SETUP
RECORD MODE
DVR NAME
TIME STAMP
WATERMARK
AUTO RECORD
CIF
COMPANY
RECORD MODE
Three type of recording mode -- D1/CIF/D1 Enhance.
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.
In D1 Enhance mode, video is recorded in 30/25fps
(NTSC/PAL). User also can switch to view the video in single
full screen or QUAD screen.
DVR NAME
Assign a name for the DVR unit. Maximum is 12 characters that
can include A~Z, 0~9, !, “, #, $, %, &, ‘, (, ), *, +, -, /, :, ;, <. >, ?,
@, and space.
TIME STAMP
Enable/disable the time and date display on the each channel.
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Description
GENERAL SETUP
WATERMARK
Enable/disable the recorded image authenticates protection.
User can use ImageVerificiation application to identify the
image that has been watermark protected.
CIF
COMPANY
RECORD MODE
DVR NAME
TIME STAMP
WATERMARK
AUTO RECORD
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.
CHANNEL SETTING SETUP
CH1
CH2
CH3
CH4
ENABLE
RECORD
AUDIO RECORD
PREVIEW
ENCRYPTION
MAX. FPS
FPS
QUALITY
FPS(ALARM)
QUALITY(ALARM)
30
30
BEST
30
BEST
30
30
BEST
30
BEST
30
30
BEST
30
BEST
30
30
BEST
30
BEST
CHANNEL SETTING
Configure the parameters of each channel.
ENABLE
Enable/disable the channel to display the video on the
surveillance screen. If the channel is disabling, there won’t be
any video display and recording.
RECORD
Enable/disable the channel number to record video.
120 / 120 FPS
i
Current total fps
value that user
has set
Total fps value that
user can set
The channels are enabled in the ENABLE can be set
for video recording.
AUDIO RECORD
Enable/disable audio recording. To record sound, make sure
the audio input device (ex: microphone) is connected to the
DVR unit.
PREVIEW
Enable/disable the video preview on the surveillance screen.
MAX. FPS
Display the maximum frame rate of recording that user has set.
Maximum fps total value depends on the RESOLUTION that
user has chosen.
FPS
Set the number of frames per second to be recorded. The
higher the frame rate, it uses more hard disk space.
QUALITY
Select the video quality setting from BEST, HIGH, GOOD,
MEDIUM, NORMAL or LOW. Choosing higher quality allows
user to record less hours but the quality of the recorded video is
better.
FPS(ALARM)
Set the number of frames per second to be recorded when
alarm has occurred. The higher the frame rate, it uses more
hard disk space.
QUALITY(ALARM)
Select the video quality (BEST, HIGH, GOOD, MEDIUM,
NORMAL or LOW) of alarm recording. Choosing higher quality
allows user to record less hours but the quality of the recorded
video is better.
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OSD MENU
Description
CAMERA NAME SETUP
CHANNEL NAME
Give a name for the channel 1 ~ 4. Maximum is 12 characters
and can enter A~Z, 0~9, !, “, #, $, %, &, ‘, (, ), *, +, -, /, :, ;, <.
>, ?, @, and space.
CAMERA1
CAMERA2
CAMERA3
CAMERA4
CH1
CH2
CH3
CH4
PTZ SETUP
CH1
ENABLE
ID
PROTOCOL
BAUD RATE
AUTO PAN
DWELL TIME
001
CH2
CH3
CH4
002
003
004
CANON VC - 4CR
9600
OFF
OFF
OFF
OFF
010S
010S 010S 010S
PTZ SETUP
To enable PTZ camera control by remote control and setup
PTZ camera parameters.
ENABLE
Select the channel of PTZ camera. If the PTZ camera is
connecting on channel 1, then select the camera 1 for PTZ
video to be display on channel 1.
ID
Assign an ID to PTZ camera. The ID range is from 001 to 255
but is limiting by protocol of PTZ camera. Please refer to your
PTZ camera user’s manual for more detail of PTZ ID
assignment.
We suggest assigning PTZ camera ID star from 5 to
avoid conflict with ID of camera channels.
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PROTOCOL
Select the protocol of PTZ camera. The protocol will be different
that depends on the brand of PTZ camera. The DVR system
currently supports 3 protocols ─ PELCO-D, PELCO-P, and
CANON VC-C4R. Please refer to your PTZ camera user
manual to make sure which protocol is using for.
BAUD RATE
To setup the baud rate of PTZ camera. For more detail, please
refer to your PTZ camera’s user manual.
AUTO PAN
Select the preset number to assign an auto move direction for
the PTZ camera. For example: 1-4 means the PTZ camera will
auto move from preset position 1, 2, 3 to 4.
DWELL TIME
Set a time that how long the PTZ camera stays in that position
before it moves to the next one.
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OSD MENU
Description
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
DISPLAY
Configure the parameters of video and setting of spot monitor.
DISPLAY SETUP
COLOR ADJUSTMENT
VIDEO OUT SETTING
VIDEO SHIELD
VGA - TV SELECTION
SPOT MONITOR
EVENT TYPE
EVENT DURATION
AUTO SCAN
DISPLAY SETUP
COLOR ADJUSTMENT
VIDEO OUT SETTING
VIDEO SHIELD
VGA - TV SELECTION
SPOT MONITOR
EVENT TYPE
EVENT DURATION
AUTO SCAN
CH1
MAIN - MAIN
QUAD
ADJUSTABLE
010 SEC
CH1
MAIN - MAIN
QUAD
ADJUSTABLE
010 SEC
COLOR ADJUSTMENT
To adjust the brightness, contrast, hue, and saturation value of
channel video. To reset the setting, select RESET TO
DEFAULT VALUE.
COLOR ADJUSTMENT SETUP
BRIGHTNESS
CONTRAST
HUE
SATURATION
RESET TO DEFAULT
CH1
124
121
001
054
CH2
124
121
001
054
CH3
124
121
001
054
CH4
124
121
001
054
VIDEO OUT SETTING
To select the sharpness, color enhancement, VGA mode,
resolution of VGA and TV out setting.
VIDEO OUT SETUP
SHARPNESS
COLOR ENHANCEMENT
VGA MODE
RESOULTION
VGA
00
00
MODE1
SVGA
TV
00
00
-
SHARPNESS
Adjust the sharpness of VGA and TV video output.
COLCOR ENHANCEMENT
Adjust the color enhancement of VGA and TV video output.
VGA MODE
Select the VGA output mode.
RESOLUTION
Select the resolution of VGA video output.
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OSD MENU
Description
VIDEO OUT SETUP
SHARPNESS
COLOR ENHANCEMENT
VGA MODE
RESOULTION
VGA
00
00
MODE1
SVGA
DISPLAY SETUP
COLOR ADJUSTMENT
VIDEO OUT SETTING
VIDEO SHIELD
VGA - TV SELECTION
SPOT MONITOR
EVENT TYPE
EVENT DURATION
AUTO SCAN
CH1
MAIN - MAIN
QUAD
ADJUSTABLE
010 SEC
TV
00
00
-
VIDEO SHIELD
Select the channel and set an area that will be blocking for
particular security issue when DVR unit is recording such as
enter password for entrance guard.
VGA - TV SELECTION
Select the VGA and TV output order.
- MAIN - MAIN: Both VGA and TV output surveillance
video on screen.
- MAIN – SPOT: VGA output surveillance video and TV
output the alarm event video.
- SPOT – MAIN: VGA output alarm event video and TV
output the surveillance video.
SPOT MONITOR
Enable/disable to display channel alarm event in QUAD screen
mode or the selected channel (1, 2, 3, or 4) when the sensor is
activated or motion is detected. When there are multiple alarm
events, DVR system will display the last alarm event.
EVENT TYPE
Select the way of the event video to be display. STEADY
means the event video will be display until next event is coming
in. ADJUSTABLE means the event video will be replace
according to the time that user has setup in EVENT
DURATION.
EVENT DURATION
Set a period time (0 ~ 255 sec) for alarm event to display on
screen.
AUTO SCAN
Enable/disable auto cycle switch to display the next channel
when in full screen mode.
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OSD MENU
Description
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
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
recording condition.
Condition
Description
ALWAYS
Record non-stop.
Automatically switch to recorded at the maximum
frame rate setting once a motion is detected and if
SMART
there is no motion, it records at the minimum frame
rate setting.
ALARM
Start recording when the sensor is activated.
CAMERA
Select a channel (1, 2, 3, or 4) or ALL for record schedule
setup.
SET TO ALL
Select a recording condition – ALAWAYS, SMART or ALARM.
Please refer to the above table for record condition description.
RECORD SCHEDULE
CAMERA
SET TO ALL
00
02
ALL
ALWAYS
04
06
08
10
SUN
MON
TUE
WED
THU
FRI
SAT
: SENSOR RECORDING
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12
14
16
18
20
22
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: ALARM RECORD
OSD MENU
Description
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
EVENT SETUP
Configure alarm, sensor, and motion.
EVENT SETUP
ALARM SETTING
SENSOR SETTING
MOTION DETECTION
ALARM SETTING
Configure parameters of alarm.
ALARM SETUP
RECORD
ALARM TYPE
ALARM PERIOD
005 SEC
ALARM CONTINUOUSLY
SELECT / DESELECT ALL
SENSOR
MOTION DETECTION
2
VIDEO LOSS
1
HDD FAIL
3
4
ALARM TYPE
Select the way of alarming – RECORD, BUZZER, or RELAY.
ALARM PERIOD
Set the amount of time (in second) to sending the alarm once
triggered.
ALARM CONTINUOUSLY
Set the amount of time (in second) to continue sending the
alarm once triggered.
SELECT/DESECLECT ALL
To enable/disable all below selections.
SENSOR
Enable/disable to send out the alarm when sensor has been
triggered.
MOTION DETECTION
Enable/disable to send out the alarm when motion has been
detected
VIDEO LOSS
Select the channel that will send out the alarm when video is
lost.
HDD FAIL
Enable/disable to send out alarm when hard disk is failed.
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Description
SENSOR SETUP
SENSOR1 SENSOR2 SENSOR3 SENSOR4
ENABLE
TYPE
NO
NO
NO
NO
SENSOR
Customize the initial state of the attached sensor.
ENABLE
Active/deactivate the sensor.
TYPE
Select the state of the sensor.
- NO: Indicates that the initial state of the sensor is normal
open. Video recording initiates when there is a changes in
the sensor state
- NC: Indicates that the initial state of the sensor is normal
close. Video recording initiates when there is a changes in
the sensor state
MOTION DETECTION SETUP
ENABLE
SENSTIVITY
MASK SETUP
CH1
CH2
CH3
CH4
5
5
5
5
MOTION DECTECION
Setup motion detection.
ENABLE
Enable/disable the channel to detect motion.
SENSITIVITY
Set the sensitivity level. The sensitivity is from HI (High), 9~ 2
and LO (Low).
MASK SETUP
Select a specific area for motion recording. The DVR system
will start recording when the selected area has been detected
motion.
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Description
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
STORAGE SETUP
To format hard disk and enable/disable hard disk spaces
recycle.
STORAGE SETUP
HDD
HDD
HDD
HDD
OVERWRITE
SIZE
USED
FORMAT
953 , 849MB
279MB
0%
HDD OVERWRITE
Enable/disable replacing the earliest recorded file when the
hard disk space runs out. By default, the HDD overwrite setting
is enabled. If user has enable the PASSWORD SETUP in
SYSTEM SETUP, and then, a password entered is required
when change the HDD OVERWIRTE status. The default
password is 111111.
HDD SIZE
Shows the total capacity of the hard disk.
HDD USED shows the amount of space that has been used.
HDD FORMAT
For security purpose, you may have to enter the password to
format hard disk (The default password is 111111).
To format hard disk:
1. Use the
▲
and
▼
buttons to go up and down and
select HDD FORMAT. Then press
.
2. In the CHECK PASSWORD screen, press
. Then use
and ▼ buttons to select the security combination
number. Press button again to make the selection.
▲
3. To move the selection to the left and right, use
▼
buttons.
CHECK PASSWORD
ENTER PASSWORD
EXECUTE
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▼
OSD MENU
, and
OSD MENU
Description
STORAGE SETUP
HDD
HDD
HDD
HDD
OVERWRITE
SIZE
USED
FORMAT
953 , 849MB
279MB
0%
4. After entering the last number, the “PASSWORD
CORRECT” appears, you are now authorized to format the
hard disk.
5. It is done when the “FORMAT DISK SUCCESS” appears.
Formatting the hard disk will permanently delete all
the recorded files. The recorded files will be no longer
for retrieving.
MAIN MENU
CAMERA/RECORD
DISPLAY
SCHEDULE
EVENT SETUP
STORAGE
SYSTEM
SYSTEM SETUP
To configure the parameters that relate with DVR system.
SYSTEM SETUP
SYSTEM INFO
LOG
DATE / TIME
PASSWORD CHANGE
AUDIO SETUP
INSTANT PLAYBACK
060 SEC
LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
SYSTEM INFO
Display system software version, video system type, and hard
disk temperature.
FW VERSION
VIDEO FORMAT
HDD TEMP
SYSTEM INFO
B2 . 01 . 01 . 00 . 01
NTSC
45 C
LOG SETUP
To search event log.
Select the SEARCH TIME and select SEARCH EXECUTION to
start searching. The search result will be list out. User can
select the log to view but some of logs are not viewable.
LOG LIST
SEARCH TIME
: 2009 / 05 / 09 10 : 00 : 00
SEARCH EXECUTION
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
2009 / 01 / 07
10 : 41 : 02
10 : 41 : 02
10 : 41 : 02
10 : 41 : 02
10 : 40 : 32
10 : 40 : 32
10 : 40 : 32
10 : 40 : 32
10 : 40 : 02
10 : 40 : 02
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
VIDEO
LOSS - 4
LOSS - 3
LOSS - 2
LOSS - 1
LOSS - 4
LOSS - 3
LOSS - 2
LOSS - 1
LOSS - 4
LOSS - 3
1-5
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OSD MENU
Description
SYSTEM SETUP
SYSTEM INFO
LOG
DATE / TIME
PASSWORD CHANGE
AUDIO SETUP
INSTANT PLAYBACK
LANGUAGE
060 SEC
ENGLISH
DATE FORMAT
Select the display format of the date -- YYYY/MM/DD,
MM/DD/YYYY, or DD/MM/YYYY
DATE
Set the current date
TIME
Set the current time
Display the latest time synchronization date and time.
DAYLIGHT SAVING
To enable/disable daylight saving function.
START
Setup daylight startup date and time.
END
Setup daylight stop date and time.
OFFSET
Assign a time that it is for daylight saving time offset in your
time zone. For example: if the time zone is in U.S. Eastern,
the time offset is 1 hour.
DATE / TIME SETUP
DATE FORMAT
YYYY/MM/DD
DATE
2009 / 05 / 18
TIME
15 : 19 : 09
DAYLIGHT SAVING
START
2009 / 01 / 01 00 : 00 : 00
END
2009 / 01 / 01 00 : 00 : 00
OFFSET
00 : 00
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OSD MENU
SYSTEM SETUP
SYSTEM INFO
LOG
DATE / TIME
PASSWORD CHANGE
AUDIO SETUP
INSTANT PLAYBACK
060 SEC
LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
Description
PASSWORD CHANGE
PASSWORD CHANGE SETUP
PASSWORD SETUP
ADMINISTRATOR
Enable/disable full system password protection. This would
prevent unauthorized user to stop video recording, change
system settings and formatting the hard disk.
ADMINISTRATOR
Administrator has the authority of formatting hard disk,
changing system settings, remote monitor the DVR system and
changes the system settings. The factory default password is
111111.
PASSWORD SETUP
CURRENT
NEW
CONFIRM
EXECUTE
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OSD MENU
SYSTEM SETUP
SYSTEM INFO
LOG
DATE / TIME
PASSWORD CHANGE
AUDIO SETUP
INSTANT PLAYBACK
060 SEC
LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
Description
AUDIO SETUP
AUDIO SETUP
MUTE
1
AUDIO OUT @ QUAD
CH1
RESET TO DEFAULT
2
3
4
MUTE
Enable/disable to hear audio sound while playback. To hear
sound, make sure the unit is connected to a speaker.
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If you want to hear the voice when you playback the
recorded file on this DVR, please make sure that you hav
selected Audio Mute Off.
AUDIO OUT
Select the channel to output the audio signal While QUAD
mode. Please make sure the audio output device (such as a
speaker) is connected to DVR unit.
i
Audio output device has its own power supply is necessa
RESET TO DEFAULT
Set all configurations back to factory default.
SYSTEM SETUP
SYSTEM INFO
LOG
DATE / TIME
PASSWORD CHANGE
AUDIO SETUP
INSTANT PLAYBACK
060 SEC
LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
INSTANT PLAYBACK
To set the time in seconds for automatically playback the video
that has just recorded.
LANGUAGE
Display the language of the system
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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.
5.
Click OK to install the application
Click Exit to close the installation main screen.
You may now connect the DVR unit to PC by using USB cable.
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4.3
Running the USB Playback Console
To run the application, click the
Name
(1)
Exit
(2) Progress bar
(3)
Playback
Controller
icon on the PC desktop
Function
To close the application.
Show the progress of the file being played. You may move the bar to seek at
any location of the track.
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 2x, 4x, or 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, 8x, or 16x
Next: Go to the next frame by frame.
End: Go to the end of the recorded video file.
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Name
(4) Open File
Function
To select the video file source for playing.
- DVR Recorded File (HD): To playback the recorded video from the hard
disk which was recording video on the DVR system. (see aslo Chapter
4.3.2)
- Backup File(.dvr): The file is backup and save in *.dvr file format. (see
also Chapter 4.3.3)
- Backup File (.avf): The file is backup and save to external USB storage
device in *.avf format. Select the file source folder and click OK to
playback.
(5)
Status bar
Display the recorded date, time and play speed.
(6)
Language
To switch language of function tips.
(7)
Advanced
Advanced function is including :
„ HDD Backup: to call out HDD Backup application. (see also Chapter 5)
„ iEnhance: to call out iEnhance application. ( see also Chapter 7)
„ AVF to AVI: save *.avf file format into *.avi file format.
(8)
Export
Export includes Snapshot, Print, Output Video Clip, and Export KML function.
„ Snapshot: Capture and save the screen shot either in *.jpg or *.bmp
format.
„ Print: Print the screen shot.
„ Output to AVI: Save the segmented file in *.avi format
„
(9)
Segment
(10) Full screen
Export KML: Save the segmented video in *.KML format and use the
Google Earth to view the actually road direction from virtual map(Only
available on MOB DVR)
Keep a portion of the recorded video (see also Chapter 4.3.1)
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.
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Name
Function
(11) Event List
Select the event you want to playback. The event list only available when
user select to playback in DVR Recorded File(HD).
(12) Camera ID
Show the number of cameras that are being viewed. When you are in single
screen mode, click the camera ID number to switch and view other camera.
(13) Sound /Sound bar
Turn on and off the sound
Increase and decrease the volume
(14) De-interlace
To enhance the video quality. Set the de-interlace mode to #1, if you are
capturing motionless picture and #2, if it captures lots of movement.
- When playback *.dvr file, click watermark button to verify the correction of
(15) Watermark
(16) Split Screen Mode
playback video.
- When playback file from hard disk and *.avf file, click watermark to call
out ImageVerification application. (see also Chapter 6)
Select from different screen view to playback the recorded video file of the
entire camera or one camera on screen.
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.
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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 folder is.
And then, Playback Date/Time Selection window appears. Select the date and time
and click OK.
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Chapter 5
Backup Recorded Video File
HDD Backup application provides user an interface to view recorded video from hard disk
and backup it.
5.1
Familiarizing with HDD Backup Application
Name
Function
(1)
Date
Select the date for events
(2)
Hour and Channel
User can select the hour and channel for events.
: All events in this hour and channel have been selected.
: In this hour and channel has events
: Partial of events in this hour and channel has been selected.
(3)
Event list
All recorded video events list
No.: the list order number
Record: the record type(see also Chapter 2.4)
Begin Time: the beginning of record time
End Time: the end of record time
(4)
Set Marked File
Use Ctrl and mouse to select the multiple events from event list, and then
click Set Marked File to mark multiple events. When click Set Marked File
button, the marked event will turn to un-mark and un-mark event will turn to
marked.
(5)
Page Switch
(6)
Select All
Pre: go back last page
Next: go to next page
Page column: enter the page number and click Go button to go to the page
Select all listed recorded video events. Click the check box again to cancel
for selecting all events.
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Name
Function
(7)
Video display
Display first frame of each recorded video channel from 4 selected.
(8)
Progress bar
Show the progress of the event being played. User may move the bar to
seek at any location of the track
(9)
Source Disk
To select the hard disk drive
(10) Target Path
To locate on where user wants to save the file
(11) Event (%)
Display the backup progress rate of event in percentage
(12) Total (%)
Display the total backup progress rate in percentage
(13) Stop
Stop backup progress
(14) Start
Start backup progress
(15) Export KML
Save the select event file into KML file format(Only support on mobile DVR)
5.2
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
To Backup Recorded Video File
Please have the hard disk which was recording video on the DVR system install on
your PC or using external USB enclosure to connect to your 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
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
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9.
10.
11.
12.
Locate on where user wants to save the backup file
Click Start to process backup
To stop the backup progress, click Stop
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.
4.
To Run the ImageVerification
To run the ImageVerification application, click the Watermark button on USB Playback
Application main interface.
In the ImageVerification screen, 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 selected 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 iEnhance application, click iEnhance button on USB Playback Console 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 previous frame.
Pause: Briefly stop playing the video file.
Play: Play the video file.
Faster: Play the video file at the faster speed.
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 selected 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.
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Name
Function
(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.
(10) History Box
List all the actions.
(11) Undo
Delete the last action.
(12) Noise Reduce
Adjust the softness and repair the damaged colours.
(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.
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Static: de-interlace for motionless scene.
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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. 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 play in two windows.
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Warranty Notice
LIMITED WARRANTY
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components under the following terms:
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