User Manual of Network Camera
Network Camera
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Network Camera User Manual
User Manual
About this Manual
This Manual is applicable to the following Network Camera.
A-17-F
A-17-F12
A-37-F
A-37-FW
A-37-F6.0
A-18-F
A-38-F
A-38-F4.0
A-47-F
A-47-F2.8
A-28-F
A-27-F
1.3MPx dome camera, 3.6mm
1.3MPx dome camera, 12mm
3.0MPx dome camera, 3.6mm
3.0MPx dome camera, 2.8mm
3.0MPx dome camera, 6mm
1.3MPx bullet camera, 6mm
3.0MPx bullet camera, 6mm
3.0MPx bullet camera, 4mm
4.0MPx mini dome, 4mm
4.0MPx mini dome, 2.8mm
2.0MPx bullet camera, 6mm
2.0MPx dome camera, 2.8mm
The Manual includes instructions for using and managing the product. Pictures, charts,
images and all other information hereinafter are for description and explanation only.
The information contained in the Manual is subject to change, without notice, due to
firmware updates or other reasons. Please find the latest version in the company
website.
Please use this user manual under the guidance of professionals.
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Regulatory Information
FCC Information
FCC compliance: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the
limits for a digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are
designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the
equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses,
and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance
with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful
interference in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his
own expense.
FCC Conditions
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This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the
following two conditions:
1. This device may not cause harmful interference.
2. This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may
cause undesired operation.
EU Conformity Statement
This product and - if applicable - the supplied accessories too are
marked with "CE" and comply therefore with the applicable
harmonized European standards listed under the EMC Directive
2004/108/EC, the RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU.
2012/19/EU (WEEE directive): Products marked with this symbol
cannot be disposed of as unsorted municipal waste in the European
Union. For proper recycling, return this product to your local
supplier upon the purchase of equivalent new equipment, or dispose
of it at designated collection points. For more information see: www.recyclethis.info.
2006/66/EC (battery directive): This product contains a battery that
cannot be disposed of as unsorted municipal waste in the European
Union. See the product documentation for specific battery
information. The battery is marked with this symbol, which may
include lettering to indicate cadmium (Cd), lead (Pb), or mercury (Hg). For proper
recycling, return the battery to your supplier or to a designated collection point. For
more information see: www.recyclethis.info.
Industry Canada ICES-003 Compliance
This device meets the CAN ICES-3 (A)/NMB-3(A) standards requirements.
Safety Instruction
These instructions are intended to ensure that the user can use the product correctly to
avoid danger or property loss.
The precaution measure is divided into ‘Warnings’ and ‘Cautions’:
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Warnings: Serious injury or death may be caused if any of these warnings are
neglected.
Cautions: Injury or equipment damage may be caused if any of these cautions are
neglected.
Warnings Follow these safeguards to Cautions Follow these precautions to
prevent serious injury or death.
prevent potential injury or material
damage.
Warnings:
 Please adopt the power adapter which can meet the safety extra low voltage
(SELV) standard. And source with 12 VDC or 24 VAC (depending on models)
according to the IEC60950-1 and Limited Power Source standard.
 To reduce the risk of fire or electrical shock, do not expose this product to rain or
moisture.
 This installation should be made by a qualified service person and should conform
to all the local codes.
 Please install blackouts equipment into the power supply circuit for convenient
supply interruption.
 Please make sure that the ceiling can support more than 50(N) Newton gravities if
the camera is fixed to the ceiling.
 If the product does not work properly, please contact your dealer or the nearest
service center. Never attempt to disassemble the camera yourself. (We shall not
assume any responsibility for problems caused by unauthorized repair or
maintenance.)
Cautions:
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
Make sure the power supply voltage is correct before using the camera.

Do not drop the camera or subject it to physical shock.

Do not touch sensor modules with fingers. If cleaning is necessary, use a clean
cloth with a bit of ethanol and wipe it gently. If the camera will not be used for an
extended period of time, put on the lens cap to protect the sensor from dirt.

Do not aim the camera lens at the strong light such as sun or incandescent lamp.
The strong light can cause fatal damage to the camera.

The sensor may be burned out by a laser beam, so when any laser equipment is
being used, make sure that the surface of the sensor not be exposed to the laser
beam.

Do not place the camera in extremely hot, cold temperatures (the operating
temperature should be between -30°C to +60°C, or -40°C to +60°C if the camera
model supports heater), dusty or damp environment, and do not expose it to high
electromagnetic radiation.

To avoid heat accumulation, ensure there is good ventilation to the device.

Keep the camera away from water and any liquids.

While shipping, pack the camera in its original, or equivalent, packing materials.
Or packing the same texture.

Improper use or replacement of the battery may result in hazard of explosion.
Please use the manufacturer recommended battery type.
Notes:
For the camera supports IR, you are required to pay attention to the following
precautions to prevent IR reflection:

Dust or grease on the dome cover will cause IR reflection. Please do not remove
the dome cover film until the installation is finished. If there is dust or grease on
the dome cover, clean the dome cover with clean soft cloth and isopropyl alcohol.

Make certain the installation location does not have reflective surfaces of objects
too close to the camera. The IR light from the camera may reflect back into the
lens causing reflection.

The foam ring around the lens must be seated flush against the inner surface of
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the bubble to isolate the lens from the IR LEDS. Fasten the dome cover to camera
body so that the foam ring and the dome cover are attached seamlessly.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 System Requirement ........................................................................... 8
Chapter 2 Network Connection ..........................................................................10
2.1
Setting the Network Camera over the LAN ...................................................... 10
2.1.1
Wiring over the LAN ....................................................................................................... 10
2.1.2
Activating the Camera .................................................................................................... 11
Chapter 3 Access to the Network Camera...........................................................15
3.1
Accessing by Web Browsers ............................................................................ 15
Chapter 4 Live View ..........................................................................................17
4.1
Live View Page ............................................................................................... 17
4.2
Starting Live View .......................................................................................... 17
4.3
Recording and Capturing Pictures Manually .................................................... 18
Chapter 5 Network Camera Configuration ........................................................19
5.1
Configuring Local Parameters ......................................................................... 19
5.2
Configure System Settings .............................................................................. 21
5.2.1
Configuring Basic Information ........................................................................................ 21
5.2.2
Configuring Time Settings............................................................................................... 21
5.2.3
Configuring DST Settings ................................................................................................. 23
5.2.4
System Service ................................................................................................................ 24
5.2.5
Configuring RS232 Settings ............................................................................................. 24
5.3
Maintenance ................................................................................................. 25
5.3.1
Upgrade & Maintenance ................................................................................................. 25
5.3.2
Log .................................................................................................................................. 26
5.4
Security Settings ............................................................................................ 27
5.4.1
Authentication ................................................................................................................ 27
5.4.2
IP Address Filter .............................................................................................................. 28
5.4.3
Security Service............................................................................................................... 29
5.5
User Management ......................................................................................... 30
5.5.1
User Management .......................................................................................................... 30
5.5.2
Online Users .................................................................................................................... 34
Chapter 6 Network Settings ...............................................................................35
6.1
Configuring Basic Settings .............................................................................. 35
6.1.1
Configuring TCP/IP Settings ............................................................................................ 35
6.1.2
Configuring DDNS Settings.............................................................................................. 36
6.1.3
Configuring Port Settings ................................................................................................ 38
6.1.4
Configuring NAT Settings ................................................................................................ 38
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6.2
Configure Advanced Settings .......................................................................... 40
6.2.1
Configuring SNMP Settings ............................................................................................. 40
6.2.2
Configuring FTP Settings ................................................................................................. 41
6.2.3
Configuring Email Settings .............................................................................................. 43
6.2.4
Configuring HTTPS Settings............................................................................................. 46
6.2.5
Configuring QoS Settings ................................................................................................ 47
6.2.6
Configuring 802.1X Settings ............................................................................................ 48
Chapter 7 Video/Audio Settings .........................................................................50
7.1
Configuring Video Settings ............................................................................. 50
7.2
Configuring Audio Settings ............................................................................. 53
7.3
Configuring ROI Encoding ............................................................................... 54
7.4
Display Info. on Stream .................................................................................. 55
Chapter 8 Image Settings ..................................................................................55
8.1
Configuring Display Settings ........................................................................... 56
8.1.1
Day/Night Auto-Switch ................................................................................................... 56
8.1.2
Day/Night Scheduled-Switch .......................................................................................... 60
8.2
Configuring OSD Settings ................................................................................ 61
8.3
Configuring Privacy Mask ............................................................................... 62
Chapter 9 Event Settings ...................................................................................63
9.1
Basic Events ................................................................................................... 63
9.1.1
Configuring Motion Detection ........................................................................................ 63
9.1.2
Configuring Video Tampering Alarm .............................................................................. 70
9.1.3
Configuring Alarm Input ................................................................................................. 71
9.1.4
Configuring Alarm Output .............................................................................................. 72
9.1.5
Handling Exception ......................................................................................................... 73
9.2
Smart Events .................................................................................................. 74
9.2.6
Configuring Intrusion Detection ..................................................................................... 74
9.2.7
Configuring Line Crossing Detection ............................................................................... 76
Chapter 10
Storage Settings ............................................................................. 78
10.1
Configuring Record Schedule .......................................................................... 78
10.2
Configuring Capture Schedule......................................................................... 81
10.3
Configuring Net HDD ...................................................................................... 83
Chapter 11
Playback........................................................................................86
Appendix 1 Features of Different Cameras .................................................................. 88
Chapter 1 System Requirement
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP SP1 and above version
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CPU: 2.0 GHz or higher
RAM: 1G or higher
Display: 1024×768 resolution or higher
Web Browser: Internet Explorer 8.0 and above version, Apple Safari 5.0.2 and above
version, Mozilla Firefox 5.0 and above version and Google Chrome 18 and above
version.
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Chapter 2 Network Connection
Note:
 You shall acknowledge that the use of the product with Internet access might be
under network security risks. For avoidance of any network attacks and
information leakage, please strengthen your own protection. If the product does
not work properly, please contact with your dealer or the nearest service center.
 To ensure the network security of the network camera, we recommend you to
have the network camera assessed and maintained termly. You can contact us if
you need such service.
Before you start:

If you want to set the network camera via a LAN (Local Area Network), please
refer to Section 2.1 Setting the Network Camera over the LAN.
2.1 Setting the Network Camera over the LAN
Purpose:
To view and configure the camera via a LAN, you need to connect the network
camera in the same subnet with your computer, and install the Advidia Camera Finder
to search and change the IP of the network camera.
2.1.1 Wiring over the LAN
The following figures show the two ways of cable connection of a network camera
and a computer:
Purpose:

To test the network camera, you can directly connect the network camera to the
computer with a network cable as shown in Figure 2-1.

Refer to the Figure 2-2 to set network camera over the LAN via a switch or a
router.
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2.1.2 Activating the Camera
You are required to activate the camera first by setting a strong password for it before
you can use the camera.
Activation via Web Browser, or Advidia Camera Finder are both supported.
 Activation via Web Browser
Steps:
1. Power on the camera, and connect the camera to the network.
2. Input the IP address into the address bar of the web browser, and click Enter to
enter the activation interface.
Notes:

The default IP address of the camera is 192.0.0.64.
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Figure 2-3 Activation via Web Browser
3. Create a password and input the password into the password field.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend you
create a strong password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8
characters, including at least three of the following categories: upper case letters,
lower case letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the
security of your product. And we recommend you reset your password regularly,
especially in the high security system, resetting the password monthly or weekly
can better protect your product.
4. Confirm the password.
5. Click OK to save the password and enter the live view interface.
 Activation via Advidia Camera Finder Utility
Advidia Camera Finder Utility is used for detecting the online device, activating the
camera, and resetting the password.
Get the Advidia Camera Finder Utility from the supplied disk or the official website,
and install the Advidia Camera Finder Utility according to the prompts. Follow the
steps to activate the camera.
Steps:
1. Run the Advidia Camera Finder Utility software to search the online devices.
2. Check the device status from the device list, and select the inactive device.
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Figure 2-4 Advidia Camera Finder Utility Interface
3. Create a password and input the password in the password field, and confirm the
password.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED– We highly recommend
you create a strong password of your own choosing (using a minimum
of 8 characters, including at least three of the following categories:
upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers, and special characters) in
order to increase the security of your product. And we recommend you
reset your password regularly, especially in the high security system,
resetting the password monthly or weekly can better protect your
product.
4. Click OK to save the password.
You can check whether the activation is completed on the popup window. If activation
failed, please make sure that the password meets the requirement and try again.
5. Change the device IP address to the same subnet with your computer by either
modifying the IP address manually or checking the checkbox of Enable DHCP.
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Figure 2-5 Modify the IP Address
6. Input the password and click the Save button to activate your IP address
modification.
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Chapter 3 Access to the Network
Camera
3.1 Accessing by Web Browsers
Steps:
1. Open the web browser.
2. In the browser address bar, input the IP address of the network camera, and press
the Enter key to enter the login interface.
3. Activate the network camera for the first time using, refer to the Section 2.1.2 for
details.
Note:

The default IP address is 192.0.0.64.

If the camera is not activated, please activate the camera first according to
Chapter 2.1.2.
4. Select English as the interface language on the top-right of login interface.
5. Input the user name and password and click Login.
The admin user should configure the device accounts and user/operator permissions
properly. Delete the unnecessary accounts and user/operator permissions.
Note:
The IP address gets locked if the admin user performs 7 failed password attempts
(5 attempts for the user/operator).
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Figure 3-1 Login Interface
6. Install the plug-in before viewing the live video and operating the camera. Please
follow the installation prompts to install the plug-in.
Figure 3-2 Download and Install Plug-in
Note: You may have to close the web browser to install the plug-in. Please reopen the
web browser and log in again after installing the plug-in.
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Chapter 4 Live View
4.1 Live View Page
Purpose:
The live view page allows you to view the real-time video, capture images, realize
PTZ control, set/call presets and configure video parameters.
Log in the network camera to enter the live view page, or you can click Live View to
enter the live view page.
Descriptions of the live view page:
Figure 4-1 Live View Page
4.2 Starting Live View
In the live view window as shown in Figure 4-2, click
live view of the camera.
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Figure 4-2 Live View Toolbar
Table 4-1 Descriptions of the Toolbar
Icon
/
Description
Start/Stop live view.
The window size, 4:3, 16:9, X1 and Auto are optional.
Full screen.
Live view with main and sub stream.
Click to select the third-party plug-in.
Audio on and adjust volume /Mute.
Manually capture the picture.
Manually start/stop recording.
Turn on/off microphone.
Start/stop digital zoom function.
Note: The icons vary according to the different camera models.
4.3 Recording and Capturing Pictures Manually
In the live view interface, click
on the toolbar to capture the live pictures or click
to record the live view. The saving paths of the captured pictures and clips can be
set on the System > Local page.
Note: The captured image will be saved as JPEG file or BMP file in your computer.
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Chapter 5 Network Camera
Configuration
5.1 Configuring Local Parameters
The local configuration refers to the parameters of the live view, record files and
captured pictures. The record files and captured pictures are the ones you record and
capture using the web browser and thus the saving paths of them are on the PC
running the browser.
Steps:
1. Enter the Local Configuration interface: System > Local.
Figure 5-1 Local Configuration Interface
2. Configure the following settings:

Live View Parameters: Set the protocol type and live view performance.

Protocol Type: TCP, UDP, MULTICAST and HTTP are selectable.
TCP: Ensures complete delivery of streaming data and better video quality,
yet the real-time transmission will be affected.
UDP: Provides real-time audio and video streams.
HTTP: Allows the same quality as of TCP without setting specific ports for
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streaming under some network environments.
MULTICAST: It’s recommended to select MCAST type when using the
Multicast function.

Play Performance: Set the play performance to Shortest Delay or Auto.

Rules: It refers to the rules on your local browser, select enable or disable to
display or not display the colored marks when the motion detection, face
detection, or intrusion detection is triggered. E.g., enabled as the rules are, and
the face detection is enabled as well, when a face is detected, it will be marked
with a green rectangle on the live view.


Image Format: Choose the image format for picture capture.
Record File Settings: Set the saving path of the recorded video files. Valid for the
record files you recorded with the web browser.

Record File Size: Select the packed size of the manually recorded and
downloaded video files to 256M, 512M or 1G. After the selection, the
maximum record file size is the value you selected.

Save record files to: Set the saving path for the manually recorded video files.

Save downloaded files to: Set the saving path for the downloaded video files
in playback mode.

Picture and Clip Settings: Set the saving paths of the captured pictures and
clipped video files. Valid for the pictures you capture with the web browser.

Save snapshots in live view to: Set the saving path of the manually captured
pictures in live view mode.

Save snapshots when playback to: Set the saving path of the captured
pictures in playback mode.

Save clips to: Set the saving path of the clipped video files in playback mode.
Note: You can click Browse to change the directory for saving the clips and pictures,
and click Open to open the set folder of clips and picture saving.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
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5.2 Configure System Settings
Purpose:
Follow the instructions below to configure the system settings, include System
Settings, Maintenance, Security, and User Management, etc.
5.2.1 Configuring Basic Information
Enter the Device Information interface: System > Basic Information.
In the Basic Information interface, you can edit the Device Name and Device No..
Other information of the network camera, such as Model, Serial No., Firmware
Version, Encoding Version, Number of Channels, Number of HDDs, Number of
Alarm Input and Number of Alarm Output are displayed. The information cannot be
changed in this menu. It is the reference for maintenance or modification in future.
Figure 5-2 Basic Information
5.2.2 Configuring Time Settings
You can follow the instructions in this section to configure the time synchronization
and DST settings.
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Steps:
1. Enter the Time Settings interface, System> Time Settings.
Figure 5-3 Time Settings
2. Select the Time Zone of your location from the drop-down menu.
3. Configure the NTP settings.
(1) Click to enable the NTP function.
(2) Configure the following settings:
Server Address: IP address of NTP server.
NTP Port: Port of NTP server.
Interval: The time interval between the two synchronizing actions with NTP
server.
(3) (Optional) You can click the Test button to test the time synchronization
function via NTP server.
Figure 5-4 Time Sync by NTP Server
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Note: If the camera is connected to a public network, you should use a NTP server
that has a time synchronization function, such as the server at the National Time
Center (IP Address: 210.72.145.44). If the camera is set in a customized network,
NTP software can be used to establish a NTP server for time synchronization.

Configure the manual time synchronization.
(1) Check the Manual Time Sync. item to enable the manual time
synchronization function.
(2) Click the icon
to select the date, time from the pop-up calendar.
(3) (Optional) You can check Sync. with computer time item to synchronize the
time of the device with that of the local PC.
Figure 5-5 Time Sync Manually

Click Save to save the settings.
5.2.3 Configuring DST Settings
Purpose:
Daylight Saving Time (DST) is a way of making better use of the natural daylight by
setting your clock forward one hour during the summer months, and back again in the
fall.
Configure the DST according to your actual demand.
Steps:
1. Enter the DST configuration interface.
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System > DST
Figure 5-6 DST Settings
2. Select the start time and the end time.
3. Select the DST Bias.
4. Click Save to activate the settings.
5.2.4 System Service
System service settings refer to the software and hardware service the camera
supports. Supported functions vary according to the different cameras. For the
cameras support IR LED, ABF (Auto Back Focus), Auto Defog, or Status LED, you
can select to enable or disable the corresponding service according to the actual
demands.
Figure 5-7 Enable IR Light
5.2.5 Configuring RS232 Settings
The RS232 port can be used in two ways:

Parameters Configuration: Connect a computer to the camera through the serial
port. Device parameters can be configured by using software such as
HyperTerminal. The serial port parameters must be the same as the serial port
parameters of the camera.
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
Transparent Channel: Connect a serial device directly to the camera. The serial
device will be controlled remotely by the computer through the network.
Steps:
1. Enter RS232 Port Setting interface: System > RS232.
2. Configure the Baud Rate, Data Bit, Stop Bit, Parity, Flow Control, and Usage.
Figure 5-8 RS232 Settings
Note: If you want to connect the camera by the RS232 port, the parameters of the
RS232 should be exactly the same with the parameters you configured here.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
5.3 Maintenance
5.3.1 Upgrade & Maintenance
The upgrade & maintenance interface allows you to process the operations, including
reboot, partly restore, restore to default, export/import the configuration files, and
upgrade the device.
Enter the Maintenance interface:

System > Upgrade & Maintenance
Restore: Reset all the parameters, except the IP parameters and user information,
to the default settings.

Default: Restore all the parameters to the factory default.
Note: After restoring the default settings, the IP address is also restored to the
default IP address, please be careful for this action.

Export/Import Config. File: Configuration file is used for the batch
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configuration of the camera, which can simplify the configuration steps when
there are a lot of cameras needing configuring.
Steps:
1. Click Device Parameters to export the current configuration file, and save it
to certain place.
2. Click Browse to select the saved configuration file and then click Import to
start importing configuration file.
Note: You need to reboot the camera after importing configuration file.

Upgrade: Upgrade the device to a certain version.
Steps:
1. Select firmware or firmware directory to locate the upgrade file.
Firmware: Locate the exact path of the upgrade file.
Firmware Directory: Only the directory the upgrade file belongs to is
required.
2. Click Browse to select the local upgrade file and then click Upgrade to start
remote upgrade.
Note: The upgrading process will take 1 to 10 minutes. Please don't disconnect
power of the camera during the process, and the camera reboots automatically
after upgrade.
5.3.2 Log
The operation, alarm, exception and information of the camera can be stored in log
files. You can also export the log files on your demand.
Before you start:
Please configure network storage for the camera or insert a SD card in the camera.
Steps:
1. Enter log searching interface: System > Log.
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Figure 5-9 Log Searching Interface
2. Set the log search conditions to specify the search, including the Major Type,
Minor Type, Start Time and End Time.
3. Click Search to search log files. The matched log files will be displayed on the
log list interface.
4. To export the log files, click Export to save the log files.
5.4 Security Settings
Configure the parameters, including Authentication, Anonymous Visit, IP Address
Filter, and Security Service from security interface.
5.4.1 Authentication
Purpose:
You can specifically secure the stream data of live view.
Steps:
1. Enter the Authentication interface: Security > Authentication.
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Figure 5-10 RTSP Authentication
2. Select the RTSP Authentication type basic or disable in the drop-down list to
enable or disable the RTSP authentication.
Note: If you disable the RTSP authentication, anyone can access the video stream by
the RTSP protocol via the IP address.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
5.4.2 IP Address Filter
This function makes it possible for access control.
Steps:
1. Enter the IP Address Filter interface: Security > IP Address Filter
Figure 5-11 IP Address Filter Interface
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2. Check the checkbox of Enable IP Address Filter.
3. Select the type of IP Address Filter in the drop-down list, Forbidden and Allowed
are selectable.
4. Set the IP Address Filter list.
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Add an IP Address
Steps:
(1) Click the Add to add an IP.
(2) Input the IP Adreess.
Figure 5-12 Add an IP
(3) Click the OK to finish adding.
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Modify an IP Address
Steps:
(1) Left-click an IP address from filter list and click Modify.
(2) Modify the IP address in the text filed.
Figure 5-13 Modify an IP
(3) Click the OK to finish modifying.
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Delete an IP Address or IP Addresses.
Select the IP address(es) and click Delete.
5. Click Save to save the settings.
5.4.3 Security Service
To enable the remote login, and improve the data communication security, the camera
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provides the security service for better user experience.
Steps:
1. Enter the security service configuration interface: Security > Security Service.
Figure 5-14 Security Service
2. Check the checkbox of Enable Illegal Login Lock, and then the IP address will
be locked if the admin user performs 7 failed user name/password attempts (5
times for the operator/user).
Note: If the IP address is locked, you can try to login the device after 30 minutes.
5.5 User Management
5.5.1 User Management
The admin user can add, delete or modify user accounts, and grant them different
permissions. We highly recommend you manage the user accounts and permissions
properly.
Steps:
1.
Enter the User Management interface: Security > User Management
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Figure 5-15 User Management Interface
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Adding a User
The admin user has all permissions by default and can create/modify/delete other
accounts.
The admin user cannot be deleted and you can only change the admin password.
Steps:
1. Click Add to add a user.
2. Input the User Name, select Level and input Password.
Notes:
● Up to 31 user accounts can be created.
● Users of different levels own different default permissions. Operator and user
are selectable.
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● STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend you
create a strong password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8
characters, including at least three of the following categories: upper case
letters, lower case letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to
increase the security of your product. And we recommend you reset your
password regularly, especially in the high security system, resetting the
password monthly or weekly can better protect your product.
3. You can check or uncheck the permissions for the new user.
4. Click OK to finish the user addition.
Figure 5-16 Add a User
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Modifying a User
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1. Left-click to select the user from the list and click Modify.
2. Modify the User Name, Level and Password.
STRONG PASSWORD RECOMMENDED–We highly recommend you
create a strong password of your own choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters,
including at least three of the following categories: upper case letters, lower case
letters, numbers, and special characters) in order to increase the security of your
product. And we recommend you reset your password regularly, especially in the
high security system, resetting the password monthly or weekly can better protect
your product.
3. You can check or uncheck the permissions.
4. Click OK to finish the user modification.
Figure 5-17 Modify a User
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Deleting a User
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1. Click to select the user you want to delete and click Delete.
2. Click OK on the pop-up dialogue box to confirm the deletion.
5.5.2 Online Users
You can see the current users who are visiting the device through this interface. User
information, such as user name, level, IP address, and operation time, is displayed in
the User List.
Click Refresh to refresh the list.
Figure 5-18 View the Online Users
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Chapter 6 Network Settings
Follow the instructions in this chapter to configure the basic settings and advanced
settings.
6.1 Configuring Basic Settings
You can configure the parameters, including TCP/IP, DDNS, PPPoE, Port, and NAT,
etc., by following the instructions in this section.
6.1.1 Configuring TCP/IP Settings
TCP/IP settings must be properly configured before you operate the camera over
network. The camera supports both the IPv4 and IPv6. Both versions can be
configured simultaneously without conflicting to each other, and at least one IP
version should be configured.
Steps:
1.
Enter TCP/IP Settings interface: Network > TCP/IP
Figure 6-1 TCP/IP Settings
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2. Configure the basic network settings, including the NIC Type, IPv4 or IPv6
Address, IPv4 or IPv6 Subnet Mask, IPv4 or IPv6 Default Gateway, MTU settings
and Multicast Address.
3. (Optional) Check the checkbox of Enable Multicast Discovery, and then the
online network camera can be automatically detected by client software via
private multicast protocol in the LAN.
4. Configure the DNS server. Input the preferred DNS server, and alternate DNS
server.
5. Click Save to save the above settings.
Notes:
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The valid value range of MTU is 1280 to 1500.
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The Multicast sends a stream to the multicast group address and allows multiple
clients to acquire the stream at the same time by requesting a copy from the
multicast group address. Before utilizing this function, you have to enable the
Multicast function of your router.

A reboot is required for the settings to take effect.
6.1.2 Configuring DDNS Settings
Purpose:
If your camera is set to use PPPoE as its default network connection, you can use the
Dynamic DNS (DDNS) for network access.
Before you start:
Registration on the DDNS server is required before configuring the DDNS settings of
the camera.
Steps:
1. Enter the DDNS Settings interface: Network > DDNS.
2. Check the Enable DDNS checkbox to enable this feature.
3. Select DDNS Type. Two DDNS types are selectable: DynDNS and NO-IP.
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Steps:
(1)Enter Server Address of DynDNS (e.g. members.dyndns.org).
(2)In the Domain text field, enter the domain name obtained from the DynDNS
website.
(3)Enter the User Name and Password registered on the DynDNS website.
(4)Click Save to save the settings.
Figure 6-2 DynDNS Settings
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NO-IP:
Steps:
(1) Choose the DDNS Type as NO-IP.
Figure 6-3 NO-IP DNS Settings
(2) Enter the Server Address as www.noip.com
(3) Enter the Domain name you registered.
(4) Enter the User Name and Password.
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(5) Click Save and then you can view the camera with the domain name.
6.1.3 Configuring Port Settings
Purpose:
You can set the port No. of the camera, e.g., HTTP port, RTSP port and HTTPS port.
Steps:
1. Enter the Port Settings interface, Network >Port
Figure 6-4 Port Settings
2. Set the HTTP port, RTSP port, HTTPS port and server port of the camera.
HTTP Port: The default port number is 80, and it can be changed to any port No.
which is not occupied.
RTSP Port: The default port number is 554 and it can be changed to any port No.
ranges from 1 to 65535.
HTTPS Port: The default port number is 443, and it can be changed to any port
No. which is not occupied.
Server Port: The default server port number is 8000, and it can be changed to
any port No. ranges from 2000 to 65535.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
Note: A reboot is required for the settings to take effect.
6.1.4 Configuring NAT Settings
NAT interface allows you to configure the UPnP™ parameters.
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP™) is a networking architecture that provides
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compatibility among networking equipment, software and other hardware devices.
The UPnP protocol allows devices to connect seamlessly and to simplify the
implementation of networks in the home and corporate environments.
With the function enabled, you don’t need to configure the port mapping for each port,
and the camera is connected to the Wide Area Network via the router.
Steps:
1. Enter the NAT settings interface. Network > NAT.
2. Check the checkbox to enable the UPnP™ function.
3. Choose a nickname for the camera, or you can use the default name.
4. Select the port mapping mode. Manual and Auto are selectable. And for manual
port mapping, you can customize the value of the external port.
5. Click Save to save the settings.
Figure 6-5 UPnP Settings
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6.2 Configure Advanced Settings
Purpose:
You can configure the parameters, including SNMP, FTP, Email, HTTPS, QoS,
802.1x, etc., by following the instructions in this section.
6.2.1 Configuring SNMP Settings
Purpose:
You can set the SNMP function to get camera status, parameters and alarm related
information, and manage the camera remotely when it is connected to the network.
Before you start:
Before setting the SNMP, please download the SNMP software and manage to
receive the camera information via SNMP port. By setting the Trap Address, the
camera can send the alarm event and exception messages to the surveillance center.
Note: The SNMP version you select should be the same as that of the SNMP software.
And you also need to use the different version according to the security level you
required. SNMP v1 provides no security and SNMP v2 requires password for access.
And SNMP v3 provides encryption and if you use the third version, HTTPS protocol
must be enabled.

For your privacy and to better protect your system against security risks, we
strongly recommend the use of strong passwords for all functions and network
devices. The password should be something of your own choosing (using a
minimum of 8 characters, including at least three of the following categories:
upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers and special characters) in order to
increase the security of your product.

Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the
responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
Steps:
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1. Enter the SNMP Settings interface: Network > SNMP.
Figure 6-6 SNMP Settings
2. Check the checkbox of Enable SNMPv1, Enable SNMP v2c, Enable SNMPv3 to
enable the feature correspondingly.
3. Configure the SNMP settings.
Note: The settings of the SNMP software should be the same as the settings you
configure here.
4. Click Save to save and finish the settings.
Notes:
•
A reboot is required for the settings to take effect.
•
To lower the risk of information leakage, you are suggested to enable SNMP v3
instead of SNMP v1 or v2.
6.2.2 Configuring FTP Settings
Purpose:
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You can configure the FTP server related information to enable the uploading of the
captured pictures to the FTP server. The captured pictures can be triggered by events
or a timing snapshot task.
Steps:
1. Enter the FTP Settings interface: Network > FTP.
Figure 6-7 FTP Settings
2.
Input the FTP address and port.
3.
Configure the FTP settings; and the user name and password are required for the
FTP server login.

For your privacy and to better protect your system against security risks, we
strongly recommend the use of strong passwords for all functions and
network devices. The password should be something of your own choosing
(using a minimum of 8 characters, including at least three of the following
categories: upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers and special
characters) in order to increase the security of your product.

Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the
responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
4.
Set the directory structure and picture filing interval.
Directory: In the Directory Structure field, you can select the root directory,
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parent directory and child directory. When the parent directory is selected, you
have the option to use the Device Name, Device Number or Device IP for the
name of the directory; and when the Child Directory is selected, you can use the
Camera Name or Camera No. as the name of the directory.
Picture Filing Interval: For better picture management, you can set the picture
filing interval from 1 day to 30 days. Pictures captured in the same time interval
will be saved in one folder named after the beginning date and ending date of the
time interval.
Picture Name: Set the naming rule for captured picture files. You can choose
Default in the drop-down list to use the default rule, that is,
IP address_channel number_capture time_event type.jpg
(e.g., 10.11.37.189_01_20150917094425492_FACE_DETECTION.jpg).
Or you can customize it by adding a Custom Prefix to the default naming rule.
5.
Check the Upload Picture checkbox to enable the function.
Upload Picture: To enable uploading the captured picture to the FTP server.
Anonymous Access to the FTP Server (in which case the user name and
password won’t be required.): Check the Anonymous checkbox to enable the
anonymous access to the FTP server.
Note: The anonymous access function must be supported by the FTP server.
6.
Click Save to save the settings.
6.2.3 Configuring Email Settings
Purpose:
The system can be configured to send an Email notification to all designated receivers
if an alarm event is detected, e.g., motion detection event, video loss, video tampering,
etc.
Before you start:
Please configure the DNS Server settings under Network > TCP/IP before using the
Email function.
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Steps:
1. Enter the TCP/IP Settings (Network > TCP/IP) to set the IPv4 Address, IPv4
Subnet Mask, IPv4 Default Gateway and the Preferred DNS Server.
Note: Please refer to Section 7.1.1 Configuring TCP/IP Settings for detailed
information.
2. Enter the Email Settings interface: Network > Email.
3. Configure the following settings:
Sender: The name of the email sender.
Sender’s Address: The email address of the sender.
SMTP Server: IP address or host name (e.g., smtp.263xmail.com) of the SMTP
Server.
SMTP Port: The SMTP port. The default TCP/IP port for SMTP is 25 (not
secured). And the SSL SMTP port is 465.
Email Encryption: None, SSL, and TLS are selectable. When you select SSL or
TLS and disable STARTTLS, e-mails will be sent after encrypted by SSL or TLS.
The SMTP port should be set as 465 for this encryption method. When you select
SSL or TLS and enable STARTTLS, emails will be sent after encrypted by
STARTTLS, and the SMTP port should be set as 25.
Note: If you want to use STARTTLS, make sure that the protocol is supported by
your e-mail server. If you check the Enable STARTTLS checkbox when the
protocol is not supported by your e-mail sever, your e-mail will not be encrypted.
Attached Image: Check the checkbox of Attached Image if you want to send
emails with attached alarm images.
Interval: The interval refers to the time between two actions of sending attached
pictures.
Authentication (optional): If your email server requires authentication, check
this checkbox to use authentication to log in to this server and input the login user
name and password.
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
For your privacy and to better protect your system against security risks, we
strongly recommend the use of strong passwords for all functions and
network devices. The password should be something of your own choosing
(using a minimum of 8 characters, including at least three of the following
categories: upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers and special
characters) in order to increase the security of your product.

Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the
responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
The Receiver table: Select the receiver to which the email is sent. Up to 3
receivers can be configured.
Receiver: The name of the user to be notified.
Receiver’s Address: The email address of user to be notified.
Figure 6-8 Email Settings
4. Click Save to save the settings.
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6.2.4 Configuring HTTPS Settings
Purpose:
HTTPS provides authentication of the web site and its associated web server, which
protects against Man-in-the-middle attacks. Perform the following steps to set the port
number of https.
E.g., If you set the port number as 443 and the IP address is 192.168.1.64, you may
access the device by inputting https://192.168.1.64:443 via the web browser.
Steps:
1. Enter the HTTPS settings interface. Network > HTTPS.
2. Check the checkbox of Enable to enable the function.
Figure 6-9 HTTPS Configuration Interface
3. Create the self-signed certificate or authorized certificate.

Create the self-signed certificate
(1) Select Create Self-signed Certificate as the Installation Method.
(2) Click Create button to enter the creation interface.
Figure 6-10 Create Self-signed Certificate
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(3) Enter the country, host name/IP, validity and other information.
(4) Click OK to save the settings.
Note: If you already had a certificate installed, the Create Self-signed
Certificate is grayed out.

Create the authorized certificate
(1) Select Create the certificate request first and continue the installation as
the Installation Method.
(2) Click Create button to create the certificate request. Fill in the required
information in the popup window.
(3) Download the certificate request and submit it to the trusted certificate
authority for signature.
(4) After receiving the signed valid certificate, import the certificate to the
device.
4. There will be the certificate information after your successfully creating and
installing the certificate.
Figure 6-11 Installed Certificate
5. Click the Save button to save the settings.
6.2.5 Configuring QoS Settings
Purpose:
QoS (Quality of Service) can help solve the network delay and network congestion by
configuring the priority of data sending.
Steps:
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1. Enter the QoS Settings interface: Network > QoS
Figure 6-12 QoS Settings
2. Configure the QoS settings, including Video/Audio DSCP, Event/Alarm DSCP
and Management DSCP.
The valid value range of the DSCP is 0 to 63. The bigger the DSCP value is, the
higher the priority is.
Note: DSCP refers to the Differentiated Service Code Point; and the DSCP value
is used in the IP header to indicate the priority of the data.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
Note: A reboot is required for the settings to take effect.
6.2.6 Configuring 802.1X Settings
Purpose:
The IEEE 802.1X standard is supported by the network cameras, and when the feature
is enabled, the camera data is secured and user authentication is needed when
connecting the camera to the network protected by the IEEE 802.1X.
Before you start:
The authentication server must be configured. Please apply and register a user name
and password for 802.1X in the server.

For your privacy and to better protect your system against security risks, we
strongly recommend the use of strong passwords for all functions and network
devices. The password should be something of your own choosing (using a
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minimum of 8 characters, including at least three of the following categories:
upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers and special characters) in order to
increase the security of your product.

Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the
responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
Steps:
1. Enter the 802.1X Settings interface, Network > 802.1X
Figure 6-13 802.1X Settings
2. Check the Enable IEEE 802.1X checkbox to enable the feature.
3. Configure the 802.1X settings, including Protocol, EAPOL version, User Name,
Password and Confirm.
Note: The EAPOL version must be identical with that of the router or the switch.
4. Enter the user name and password to access the server.
5. Click Save to finish the settings.
Note: A reboot is required for the settings to take effect.
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Chapter 7 Video/Audio Settings
Purpose:
Follow the instructions below to configure the video setting, audio settings, ROI, and
Display info. on Stream.
7.1 Configuring Video Settings
Steps:
1. Enter the Video Settings interface, Image > Video
Figure 7-1 Video Settings
2. Select the Stream Type of the camera to main stream (normal), sub-stream or
third stream.
Notes:
•
The main stream is usually for recording and live view with good bandwidth,
and the sub-stream can be used for live view when the bandwidth is limited.
3. You can customize the following parameters for the selected stream type.
Video Type:
Select the stream type to video stream, or video & audio composite stream. The
audio signal will be recorded only when the Video Type is Video & Audio.
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Resolution:
Select the resolution of the video output.
Bitrate Type:
Select the bitrate type to constant or variable.
Video Quality:
When bitrate type is selected as Variable, 6 levels of video quality are selectable.
Frame Rate:
Set the frame rate. The frame rate is to describe the frequency at which the video
stream is updated and it is measured by frames per second (fps). A higher frame
rate is advantageous when there is movement in the video stream, as it maintains
image quality throughout.
Max. Bitrate:
Set the max. bitrate from 32 to 16384 Kbps. The higher value corresponds to the
higher video quality, but the better bandwidth is required.
Note: The maximum limit of the max. bitrate value varies according to different
camera platforms. For certain cameras, the maximum limit is 8192 Kbps or 12288
Kbps.
Video Encoding:
If the Stream Type is set to main stream, H.264 and H.265 are selectable, and if the
stream type is set to sub stream or third stream, H.264, MJPEG, and H.265 are
selectable. H.265 is a new encoding technology. Compared with H.264, it reduces
the transmission bitrate under the same resolution, frame rate and image quality.
Note: Not all models can support H.265.
H.264+ and H.265+:
•
H.264+: If you set the main stream as the stream type, and H.264 as the video
encoding, you can see H.264+ available. H.264+ is an improved compression
coding technology based on H.264. By enabling H.264+, users can estimate
the HDD consumption by its maximum average bitrate. Compared to H.264,
H.264+ reduces storage by up to 50% with the same maximum bitrate in most
scenes.
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•
H.265+: If you set the main stream as the stream type, and H.265 as the video
encoding, you can see H.265+ available. H.265+ is an improved compression
coding technology based on H.265. By enabling H.265+, users can estimate
the HDD consumption by its maximum average bitrate. Compared to H.265,
H.265+ reduces storage by up to 50% with the same maximum bitrate in most
scenes.
You need to reboot the camera if you want to turn on or turn off the
H.264+/H.265+. If you switch from H.264+ to H.265+ directly, and vice versa, a
reboot is not required by the system.
Notes:
•
Upgrade your video player to the latest version if live view or playback does
not work properly due to compatibility.
•
The bitrate type must be variable if you want to use H.264+ or H.265+.
•
With H.264+/H.265+ enabled, the parameters such as profile, I frame interval,
video quality, and SVC are greyed out if the bitrate type is variable.
•
With H.264+/H.265+ enabled, some functions are not supported. For those
functions, corresponding interfaces will be hidden.
•
H.264+/H.265+ can spontaneously adjust the bitrate distribution according the
requirements of the actual scene in order to realize the set maximum average
bitrate in the long term. The camera needs at least 3 days to adapt to a fixed
monitoring scene.
Max. Average Bitrate:
When you set a maximum bitrate, its corresponding recommended maximum
average bitrate will be shown in the Max. Average Bitrate box. You can also set the
maximum average bitrate manually from 32 Kbps to the value of the set maximum
bitrate.
Profile:
Basic profile, Main Profile, and High Profile for coding are selectable.
I Frame Interval:
Set I Frame Interval from 1 to 400.
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SVC:
Scalable Video Coding is an extension of the H.264/AVC standard. Select
OFF/ON to disable/enable the SVC function. Select Auto and the device will
automatically extract frames from the original video when the network bandwidth
is insufficient.
Smoothing:
It refers to the smoothness of the stream. The higher value of the smoothing is, the
better fluency of the stream will be, though, the video quality may not be so
satisfactory. The lower value of the smoothing is, the higher quality of the stream
will be, though it may appear not fluent.
4. Click Save to save the settings.
Note:
The video parameters vary according to different camera models. Refer to the actual
display page for camera functions.
7.2 Configuring Audio Settings
Note: Not all cameras can support audio. Please refer to Appendix 1 for details.
Steps:
1. Enter the Audio Settings interface: Image > Audio.
Figure 7-2 Audio Settings
2. Configure the following settings.
Audio Encoding: G.722.1, G.711ulaw, G.711alaw, G.726, MP2L2 and PCM are
selectable. For MP2L2, the Sampling Rate and Audio Stream Bitrate are
configurable. For PCM, the Sampling Rate can be set.
Audio Input: MicIn and LineIn are selectable for the connected microphone and
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pickup respectively.
Input Volume: 0-100 adjustable.
Environmental Noise Filter: Set it as OFF or ON. When the function is enabled,
the noise in the environment can be filtered to some extent.
3. Click Save to save the settings.
7.3 Configuring ROI Encoding
ROI (Region of Interest) encoding helps to discriminate the ROI and background
information in video compression, which means, the technology assigns more
encoding resource to the region of interest, thus to increase the quality of the ROI
whereas the background information is less focused.
Note: ROI function varies according to different camera models.
Figure 7-3 Region of Interest Settings
Steps:
1. Enter the ROI settings interface: Image > ROI.
2. Select the Stream Type for ROI encoding.
3. Check the checkbox of Enable under Fixed Region item.
4. Set Fixed Region for ROI.
(1) Select the Region No. from the drop-down list.
(2) Check the Enable checkbox to enable ROI function for the chosen region.
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(3) Click Drawing. Click and drag the mouse on the view screen to draw a red
rectangle as the ROI region. You can click Clear to cancel former drawing.
Click Stop Drawing when you finish.
(4) Select the ROI level.
(5) Enter a region name for the chosen region.
(6) Click Save the save the settings of ROI settings for chosen fixed region.
(7) Repeat steps (1) to (6) to setup other fixed regions.
5. Set Dynamic Region for ROI.
(1) Check the checkbox to enable Face Tracking.
Note: To enable face tracking function, the face detection function should be
supported and enabled.
(2) Select the ROI level.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
Note: ROI level means the image quality enhancing level. The larger the value is, the
better the image quality would be.
7.4 Display Info. on Stream
Check the checkbox of Enable Dual-VCA, and the information of the objects (e.g.
human, vehicle, etc.) will be marked in the video stream. Then, you can set rules on
the connected rear-end device to detect the events including line crossing, intrusion,
etc.
Figure 7-4 Display Info. on Stream
Chapter 8 Image Settings
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Follow the instructions in this chapter to configure the image parameters, including
display settings, OSD settings, privacy mask, and picture overlay.
8.1 Configuring Display Settings
Purpose:
Configure the image adjustment, exposure settings, day/night switch, backlight
settings, white balance, image enhancement, video adjustment, and other parameters
in display settings.
Note: The display parameters vary according to the different camera models. Please
refer to the actual interface for details.
8.1.1 Day/Night Auto-Switch
Steps:
1. Enter the Display Settings interface, Image > Display Settings.
Figure 8-1 Display Settings of Day/Night Auto-Switch
2. Set the image parameters of the camera.
Note: In order to guarantee the image quality in different illumination, it provides two
sets of parameters for users to configure.
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Image Adjustment
Brightness describes bright of the image, which ranges from 1 to 100.
Contrast describes the contrast of the image, which ranges from 1 to 100.
Saturation describes the colorfulness of the image color, which ranges from 1 to
100.
Sharpness describes the edge contrast of the image, which ranges from 1 to 100.

Exposure Settings
If the camera is equipped with the fixed lens, only Manual is selectable, and the
iris mode is not configurable.
If Auto is selected, you can set the auto iris level from 0 to 100.
The Exposure Time refers to the electronic shutter time, which ranges from 1 to
1/100,000s. Adjust it according to the actual luminance condition.
Gain of image can also be manually configured from 0 to 100. The bigger the
value is, the brighter would the image be, and the noise would also be amplified
to a larger extent.
Figure 8-2 Exposure Settings
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Day/Night Switch
Select the Day/Night Switch mode according to different surveillance demand.
Day, Night, Auto, Scheduled-Switch, and Triggered by alarm input are selectable
for day/night switch.
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Figure 8-3 Day/Night Switch
Day: the camera stays at day mode.
Night: the camera stays at night mode.
Auto: the camera switches between the day mode and the night mode according
to the illumination automatically. The sensitivity ranges from 0 to 7, the higher
the value is, the easier the mode switches. The filtering time refers to the interval
time between the day/night switch. You can set it from 5s to 120s.
Scheduled-Switch: Set the start time and the end time to define the duration for
day/night mode.
Triggered by alarm input: The switch is triggered by alarm input. You can set
the triggered mode to day or night.
Smart Supplement Light: Set the supplement light as ON, and Auto and Manual
are selectable for light mode.
Select Auto, and the supplement light changes according to the actual luminance.
E.g., if the current scene is bright enough, then the supplement light adjusts itself
to lower power; and if the scene is not bright enough, the light adjusts itself to
higher power.
Select Manual, and you can adjust the supplement by adjusting the distance. E.g.,
if the object is near the camera, the device adjusts the supplement light to lower
power, and the light is in higher power if the object is far away.
 Backlight Settings
BLC Area: If you focus on an object against strong backlight, the object will be
too dark to be seen clearly. BLC compensates light to the object in the front to
make it clear. OFF, Up, Down, Left, Right, Center, Auto, and Custom are
selectable.
Note: If BLC mode is set as Custom, you can draw a red rectangle on the live
view image as the BLC area.
WDR: Wide Dynamic Range can be used when there is a high contrast of the
bright area and the dark area of the scene.
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 White Balance
White balance is the white rendition function of the camera used to adjust the
color temperature according to the environment.
Figure 8-4 White Balance
 Image Enhancement
Digital Noise Reduction: DNR reduces the noise in the video stream. OFF,
Normal and Expert are selectable. Set the DNR level from 0 to 100 in Normal
Mode. Set the DNR level from both space DNR level [0-100] and time DNR
level [0-100] in Expert Mode.
 Video Adjustment
Camera Rotation: It mirrors the image so you can see it inversed. Mirror, Flip,
180, and Normal are selectable.
Rotate: To make a complete use of the 16:9 aspect ratio, you can enable the
rotate function when you use the camera in a narrow view scene.
When installing, turn the camera to the 90 degrees or rotate the 3-axis lens to 90
degrees, and set the rotate mode as on, you will get a normal view of the scene
with 9:16 aspect ratio to ignore the needless information such as the wall, and get
more meaningful information of the scene.
Video Standard: 50 Hz and 60 Hz are selectable. Choose according to the
different video standards; normally 50 Hz for PAL standard and 60 Hz for NTSC
standard.
Capture Mode: It’s the selectable video input mode to meet the different
demands of field of view and resolution.
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8.1.2 Day/Night Scheduled-Switch
Day/Night scheduled-switch configuration interface enables you to set the camera
parameters for day and night separately, guaranteeing the image quality in different
illumination.
Figure 8-5 Day/Night Scheduled-Switch Configuration Interface
Steps:
1. Click the calendar icon to select the start time and the end time of the switch.
Notes:
•
The start time and end time refer to the valid time for day mode.
•
The time period can start and end on two days in a row. For example, if you
set start time as 10:00 and end time as 1:00, the day mode will be activated at
10 o'clock in the morning and stopped at 1 o'clock early in the next morning.
2. Click Common tab to configure the common parameters applicable to the day
mode and night mode.
3. Click Day tab to configure the parameters applicable for day mode.
4. Click Night tab to configure the parameters applicable for night mode.
Note: The settings saved automatically if any parameter is changed.
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8.2 Configuring OSD Settings
Purpose:
You can customize the camera name, time/date format, display mode, and OSD size
displayed on the live view.
Figure 8-6 OSD Settings
Steps:
1. Enter the OSD Settings interface: Image > OSD Settings.
2. Check the corresponding checkbox to select the display of camera name, date or
week if required.
3. Edit the camera name in the text field of Camera Name.
4. Select from the drop-down list to set the time format and date format.
5. Select from the drop-down list to set the time format, date format, display mode,
OSD size and OSD color.
6. Configure the text overlay settings.
(1) Check the checkbox in front of the textbox to enable the on-screen display.
(2) Input the characters in the textbox.
7. Adjust the position and alignment of text frames.
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Left align, right align and custom are selectable. If you select custom, you can use
the mouse to click and drag text frames in the live view window to adjust their
positions.
Note: The alignment adjustment is only applicable to Text Overlay items.
8. Click Save to save the settings.
8.3 Configuring Privacy Mask
Privacy mask enables you to cover certain areas on the live video to prevent certain
spots in the surveillance area from being live viewed and recorded.
Steps:
1. Enter the Privacy Mask Settings interface: Image > Privacy Mask.
2. Check the checkbox of Enable Privacy Mask to enable this function.
3. Click Draw Area.
Figure 8-7 Privacy Mask Settings
4. Click and drag the mouse in the live video window to draw the mask area.
Note: You are allowed to draw up to 4 areas on the same image.
5. Click Stop Drawing to finish drawing or click Clear All to clear all of the areas
you set without saving them.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
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Chapter 9 Event Settings
This section explains how to configure the network camera to respond to alarm events,
including basic event and smart event.
9.1 Basic Events
You can configure the basic events by following the instructions in this section,
including motion detection, video tampering, alarm input, alarm output, and exception,
etc. These events can trigger the linkage methods, such as Notify IP Server, Send
Email, Trigger Alarm Output, etc.
Note: Check the checkbox of Notify IP Server if you want the alarm information to be
pushed to PC or mobile client software as soon as the alarm is triggered.
9.1.1 Configuring Motion Detection
Motion detection detects the moving objects in the configured surveillance area, and a
series of actions can be taken when the alarm is triggered.
In order to detect the moving objects accurately and reduce the false alarm rate,
normal configuration and expert configuration are selectable for different motion
detection environment.
 Normal Configuration
Normal configuration adopts the same set of motion detection parameters in the
daytime and at night.
Tasks 1: Set the Motion Detection Area
Steps:
1. Enter the motion detection settings interface: Event > Motion Detection.
2. Check the checkbox of Enable Motion Detection.
3. Check the checkbox of Enable Dynamic Analysis for Motion if you want to
mark the detected objects with green rectangles.
Note: Select Disable for rules if you don’t want the detected objected displayed
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with the green rectangles. Select disable rules from Configuration > Local
Configuration > Live View Parameters-rules.
Figure 9-1 Enable Motion Detection
4. Click Draw Area. Click and drag the mouse on the live video to draw a motion
detection area. Click Stop Drawing to finish drawing one area.
5. (Optional) Click Clear All to clear all of the areas.
6. (Optional) Move the slider to set the sensitivity of the detection.
Task 2: Set the Arming Schedule for Motion Detection
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Figure 9-2 Arming Schedule
Steps:
1. Click Arming Schedule to edit the arming schedule.
2. Click on the time bar and drag the mouse to select the time period.
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Figure 9-3 Arming Schedule
Note: Click on the selected time period, you can adjust the time period to the
desired time by either moving the time bar or input the exact time period.
3. (Optional) Click Delete to delete the current arming schedule, or click Save to
save the settings.
4. Move the mouse to the end of each day, a copy dialogue box pops up, and you
can copy the current settings to other days.
5. Click Save to save the settings.
Note: The time of each period can’t be overlapped. Up to 8 periods can be configured
for each day.
Task 3: Set the Linkage Method for Motion Detection
Check the checkbox to select the linkage method. Audible Warning, Send Email,
Notify IP Server, Upload to FTP/Memory Card/NAS, Trigger Channel and Trigger
Alarm Output are selectable. You can specify the linkage method when an event
occurs.
Figure 9-4 Linkage Method
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Note: The linkage methods vary according to the different camera models.

Audible Warning
Trigger the audible warning locally. And it only supported by the device that
have the audio output.

Notify IP Server
Send an exception or alarm signal to remote management software when an event
occurs.

Send Email
Send an email with alarm information to a user or users when an event occurs.
Note: To send the Email when an event occurs, please refer to Section 6.2.3 to
complete Email setup in advance.

Upload to FTP/Memory Card/NAS
Capture the image when an alarm is triggered and upload the picture to a FTP
server.
Notes:
●
Set the FTP address and the remote FTP server first. Refer to Section 6.2.2
Configuring FTP Settings for detailed information.
●
Go to Event > Capture > Capture Parameters page, enable the
event-triggered snapshot, and set the capture interval and capture number.
●
The captured image can also be uploaded to the available SD card or network
disk.

Trigger Channel
The video will be recorded when the motion is detected. You have to set the
recording schedule to realize this function. Please refer to Section 10.1 for
detailed information.

Trigger Alarm Output
Trigger one or more external alarm outputs when an event occurs.
Note: To trigger an alarm output when an event occurs, please refer to Section
9.1.4 Configuring Alarm Output to set the related parameters.
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 Expert Configuration
Expert mode is mainly used to configure the sensitivity and proportion of object on
each area for different day/night switch.
Figure 9-5 Expert Mode of Motion Detection

Day/Night Switch OFF
Steps:
1. Draw the detection area as in the normal configuration mode. Up to 8 areas are
supported.
2. Select OFF for Switch Day and Night Settings.
3. Select the area by clicking the area No.
4. Slide the cursor to adjust the sensitivity and proportion of object on the area for
the selected area.
5. Set the arming schedule and linkage method as in the normal configuration mode.
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6. Click Save to save the settings.

Day/Night Auto-Switch
Steps:
1. Draw the detection area as in the normal configuration mode. Up to 8 areas are
supported.
2. Select Auto-Switch for Switch Day and Night Settings.
3. Select the area by clicking the area No..
4. Slide the cursor to adjust the sensitivity and proportion of object on the area for
the selected area in the daytime.
5. Slide the cursor to adjust the sensitivity and proportion of object on the area for
the selected area at night.
6. Set the arming schedule and linkage method as in the normal configuration mode.
7. Click Save to save the settings.

Day/Night Scheduled-Switch
Steps:
1. Draw the detection area as in the normal configuration mode. Up to 8 areas are
supported.
2. Select Scheduled-Switch for Switch Day and Night Settings.
Figure 9-6 Day/Night Scheduled-Switch
3. Select the start time and the end time for the switch timing.
4. Select the area by clicking the area No..
5. Slide the cursor to adjust the sensitivity and proportion of object on the area for
the selected area in the daytime.
6. Slide the cursor to adjust the sensitivity and proportion of object on the area for
the selected area at night.
7. Set the arming schedule and linkage method as in the normal configuration mode.
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8. Click Save to save the settings.
9.1.2 Configuring Video Tampering Alarm
Purpose:
You can configure the camera to trigger the alarm when the lens is covered and take
certain alarm response actions.
Steps:
1. Enter the video tampering Settings interface, Event > Video Tampering.
Figure 9-7 Video Tampering Alarm
2. Check Enable Video Tampering checkbox to enable the video tampering
detection.
3. Set the video tampering area. Refer to Task 1: Set the Motion Detection Area in
Section 9.1.1.
4. Click Edit to edit the arming schedule for video tampering. The arming schedule
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configuration is the same as the setting of the arming schedule for motion
detection. Refer to Task 2: Set the Arming Schedule for Motion Detection in
Section 9.1.1.
5. Check the checkbox to select the linkage method taken for the video tampering.
Audible warning, Notify IP Server, send email and trigger alarm output are
selectable. Please refer to Task 3: Set the Linkage Method for Motion Detection
in Section 9.1.1.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
9.1.3 Configuring Alarm Input
Steps:
1. Enter the Alarm Input Settings interface: Event > Alarm Input.
2. Choose the alarm input No. and the Alarm Type. The alarm type can be NO
(Normally Open) and NC (Normally Closed). Edit the name to set a name for the
alarm input (optional).
Figure 9-8 Alarm Input Settings
3. Click Arming Schedule to set the arming schedule for the alarm input. Refer to
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Task 2: Set the Arming Schedule for Motion Detection in Section 9.1.1.
4. Click Linkage Method and check the checkbox to select the linkage method
taken for the alarm input. Refer to Task 3: Set the Linkage Method for Motion
Detection in Section 9.1.1.
5. You can copy your settings to other alarm inputs.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
9.1.4 Configuring Alarm Output
Figure 9-9 Alarm Output Settings
Steps:
1. Enter the Alarm Output Settings interface:
Event > Alarm Output.
2. Select one alarm output channel in the Alarm Output drop-down list. You can
also set a name for the alarm output (optional).
3. The Delay time can be set to 5sec, 10sec, 30sec, 1min, 2min, 5min, 10min or
Manual. The delay time refers to the time duration that the alarm output remains
in effect after alarm occurs.
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4. Click Arming Schedule to enter the Edit Schedule Time interface. The time
schedule configuration is the same as the settings of the arming schedule for
motion detection Refer to Task 2: Set the Arming Schedule for Motion Detection
in Section 9.1.1.
5. You can copy the settings to other alarm outputs.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
9.1.5 Handling Exception
The exception type can be HDD full, HDD error, network disconnected, IP address
conflicted and illegal login to the cameras.
Steps:
1. Enter the Exception Settings interface: Event > Exception.
2. Check the checkbox to set the actions taken for the Exception alarm. Refer to
Task 3: Set the Linkage Method for Motion Detection in Section 9.1.1.
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Figure 9-10 Exception Settings
3. Click Save to save the settings.
9.2 Smart Events
You can configure the smart events by following the instructions in this section,
including audio exception detection, defocus detection, scene change detection,
intrusion detection, and line crossing detection, etc. These events can trigger the
linkage methods, such as Notify IP Server, Send Email, Trigger Alarm Output, etc.
9.2.6 Configuring Intrusion Detection
Intrusion detection function detects people, vehicle or other objects which enter and
loiter in a pre-defined virtual region, and some certain actions can be taken when the
alarm is triggered.
Note: Intrusion detection function varies according to different camera models.
Steps:
1. Enter the Intrusion Detection settings interface, Event > Intrusion Detection.
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Figure 9-11 Intrusion Detection
2. Check the checkbox of Enable Intrusion Detection to enable the function.
3. Select the region from the drop-down list for detection settings.
4. Click Area Settings tab and click Draw Area button to start the region drawing.
5. Click on the live video to specify the four vertexes of the detection region, and
right click to complete drawing.
6. Set the time threshold, detection sensitivity and object percentage for intrusion
detection.
Threshold: Range [0s-10s], the threshold for the time of the object loitering in
the region. If you set the value as 0, alarm is triggered immediately after the
object entering the region.
Sensitivity: Range [1-100]. The value of the sensitivity defines the size of the
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object which can trigger the alarm. When the sensitivity is high, a very small
object can trigger the alarm.
Percentage: Range [1-100]. Percentage defines the ratio of the in-region part of
the object which can trigger the alarm. For example, if the percentage is set as
50%, when the object enters the region and occupies half of the whole region, the
alarm is triggered.
7. Repeat the above steps to configure other regions. Up to 4 regions can be set. You
can click the Clear button to clear all pre-defined regions.
8. Click Arming Schedule to set the arming schedule.
9. Click Linkage Method to select the linkage methods for intrusion detection,
including Notify IP Server, Send Email, Upload to FTP/Memory Card/NAS,
Trigger Channel and Trigger Alarm Output.
10. Click Save to save the settings.
9.2.7 Configuring Line Crossing Detection
Line crossing detection function detects people, vehicle or other objects which cross a
pre-defined virtual line, and some certain actions can be taken when the alarm is
triggered.
Note: Line crossing detection function varies according to different camera models.
Steps:
1. Enter the Line Crossing Detection settings interface, Event > Line Crossing
Detection.
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Figure 9-12 Line Crossing Detection
2. Check the checkbox of Enable Line Crossing Detection to enable the function.
3. Select the line from the drop-down list for detection settings.
4. Click Area Settings tab and click Draw Area button, and a virtual line is
displayed on the live video.
5. Click-and-drag the line, and you can locate it on the live video as desired. Click
on the line, two red squares are displayed on each end, and you can
click-and-drag one of the red squares to define the shape and length of the line.
6. Select the direction for line crossing detection. And you can select the directions
as A<->B, A ->B, and B->A.
A<->B: Only the arrow on the B side shows; when an object going across the plane
with both direction can be detected and alarms are triggered.
A->B: Only the object crossing the configured line from the A side to the B side
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can be detected.
B->A: Only the object crossing the configured line from the B side to the A side
can be detected.
7. Click-and-drag the slider to set the detection sensitivity.
Sensitivity: Range [1-100]. The higher the value is, the more easily the line
crossing action can be detected.
8. Repeat the above steps to configure other lines. Up to 4 lines can be set. You can
click the Clear button to clear all pre-defined lines.
9. Click the Arming Schedule to set the arming schedule.
10. Select the linkage methods for line crossing detection, including Notify IP Server,
Send Email, Upload to FTP/Memory Card/NAS, Trigger Channel and Trigger
Alarm Output.
11. Click Save to save the settings.
Chapter 10 Storage Settings
Before you start:
To configure record settings, please make sure that you have the network storage
device or local storage device configured.
Note: Please note that not all cameras can not support SD card. Please refer to
appendix 1 for details.
10.1 Configuring Record Schedule
Purpose:
There are two kinds of recording for the cameras: manual recording and scheduled
recording. In this section, you can follow the instructions to configure the scheduled
recording. By default, the record files of scheduled recording are stored in the local
storage or in the network disk.
Steps:
1. Enter the Record Schedule Settings interface: Event > Record Schedule.
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Figure 10-1 Recording Schedule Interface
2. Check the checkbox of Enable to enable scheduled recording.
3. Click Advanced to set the camera record parameters.
Figure 10-2 Record Parameters

Pre-record: The time you set to start recording before the scheduled time or
the event. For example, if an alarm triggers recording at 10:00, and the
pre-record time is set as 5 seconds, the camera starts to record at 9:59:55.
The Pre-record time can be configured as No Pre-record, 5s, 10s, 15s, 20s, 25s,
30s or not limited.
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
Post-record: The time you set to stop recording after the scheduled time or the
event. For example, if an alarm triggered recording ends at 11:00, and the
post-record time is set as 5 seconds, the camera records until 11:00:05.
The Post-record time can be configured as 5s, 10s, 30s, 1 min, 2 min, 5 min or
10 min.

Stream Type: Select the stream type for recording.
Note: The record parameter configurations vary depending on the camera model.
4. Select a Record Type. The record type can be Continuous, Motion Detection,
Alarm, Motion | Alarm, Motion & Alarm, and Event.

Continuous
If you select Continuous, the video will be recorded automatically according
to the time of the schedule.

Record Triggered by Motion Detection
If you select Motion Detection, the video will be recorded when the motion is
detected.
Besides configuring the recording schedule, you have to set the motion
detection area and check the checkbox of Trigger Channel in the Linkage
Method of Motion Detection Settings interface. For detailed information,
please refer to the Task 1: Set the Motion Detection Area in the Section 9.1.1.

Record Triggered by Alarm
If you select Alarm, the video will be recorded when the alarm is triggered
via the external alarm input channels.
Besides configuring the recording schedule, you have to set the Alarm Type
and check the checkbox of Trigger Channel in the Linkage Method of
Alarm Input Settings interface. For detailed information, please refer to
Section 9.1.3.

Record Triggered by Motion & Alarm
If you select Motion & Alarm, the video will be recorded when the motion
and alarm are triggered at the same time.
Besides configuring the recording schedule, you have to configure the settings
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on the Motion Detection and Alarm Input Settings interfaces. Please refer to
Section 9.1.1 and Section 9.1.3 for detailed information.

Record Triggered by Motion | Alarm
If you select Motion | Alarm, the video will be recorded when the external
alarm is triggered or the motion is detected.
Besides configuring the recording schedule, you have to configure the settings
on the Motion Detection and Alarm Input Settings interfaces. Please refer to
Section 9.1.1 and Section 9.1.3 for detailed information.

Record Triggered by Events
If you select Event, the video will be recorded if any of the events is triggered.
Besides configuring the recording schedule, you have to configure the event
settings.
5. Select the record type, and click-and-drag the mouse on the time bar to set the
record schedule.
6. Click Save to save the settings.
10.2 Configuring Capture Schedule
You can configure the scheduled snapshot and event-triggered snapshot. The captured
picture can be stored in the local storage or network storage.
Steps:
1. Enter the Capture Settings interface: Event > Capture.
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Figure 10-3 Capture Configuration
2. Go to Capture Schedule tab to configure the capture schedule by click-and-drag
the mouse on the time bar. You can copy the record schedule to other days by
clicking the green copy icon on the right of each time bar.
3. Click Advanced to select stream type.
Figure 10-4 Advanced Setting of Capture Schedule
4. Click Save to save the settings.
5. Go to Capture Parameters tab to configure the capture parameters.
(1) Check the Enable Timing Snapshot checkbox to enable continuous
snapshot.
(2) Select the picture format, resolution, quality and capture interval.
(3) Check the Enable Event-triggered Snapshot checkbox to enable
event-triggered snapshot.
(4) Select the picture format, resolution, quality, capture interval, and capture
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number.
Figure 10-5 Set Capture Parameters
6. Set the time interval between two snapshots.
7. Click Save to save the settings.
10.3 Configuring Net HDD
Before you start:
The network disk should be available within the network and properly configured to
store the recorded files, log files, pictures, etc.
Steps:
1. Add Net HDD.
(1) Enter the Net HDD settings interface, Event > Net HDD.
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Figure 10-6 Add Network Disk
(2) Enter the IP address of the network disk, and enter the file path.
(3) Select the mounting type. NFS and SMB/CIFS are selectable. And you can
set the user name and password to guarantee the security if SMB/CIFS is
selected.
Note: Please refer to the NAS User Manual for creating the file path.

For your privacy and to better protect your system against security risks,
we strongly recommend the use of strong passwords for all functions and
network devices. The password should be something of your own
choosing (using a minimum of 8 characters, including at least three of
the following categories: upper case letters, lower case letters, numbers
and special characters) in order to increase the security of your product.

Proper configuration of all passwords and other security settings is the
responsibility of the installer and/or end-user.
(4) Click Save to add the network disk.
2. Initialize the added network disk.
(1) Enter the HDD Settings interface, Event > HDD Management, in which
you can view the capacity, free space, status, type and property of the disk.
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Figure 10-7 Storage Management Interface
(2) If the status of the disk is Uninitialized, check the corresponding checkbox
to select the disk and click Format to start initializing the disk.
When the initialization completed, the status of disk will become Normal.
Figure 10-8 View Disk Status
3. Define the quota for record and pictures.
(1) Input the quota percentage for picture and for record.
(2) Click Save and refresh the browser page to activate the settings.
Figure 10-9 Quota Settings
Note:
Up to 8 NAS disks can be connected to the camera.
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Chapter 11 Playback
This section explains how to view the remotely recorded video files stored in the
network disks or memory cards.
Steps:
1. Click Playback on the menu bar to enter playback interface.
Figure 11-1 Playback Interface
2. Select the date and click Search.
Figure 11-2 Search Video
3. Click
to play the video files found on this date.
The toolbar on the bottom of Playback interface can be used to control playing
process.
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Figure 11-3 Playback Toolbar
Table 11-1 Description of the buttons
Button
Operation
Button
Play
Operation
Capture a picture
Start/Stop clipping video
files
Audio on and adjust
volume/Mute
Pause
Stop
Speed down
Download Recording
Speed up
Download images
Enable/Disable
digital zoom
Playback by frame
Note: You can choose the file paths locally for downloaded playback video files and
pictures in Local Configuration interface.
You can also input the time and click
to locate the playback point in the Set
playback time field. You can also click
to zoom out/in the progress bar.
Figure 11-4 Set Playback Time
Figure 11-5 Progress Bar
The different colors of the video on the progress bar stand for the different video
types.
Figure 11-6 Video Type
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Appendix 1 Features of Different Cameras
Please see the following table of different features supported by the cameras.
P/N
Support Audio
Support SD card
A-17-F
No
Yes
A-17-F12
No
Yes
A-37-F
No
Yes
A-37-FW
No
Yes
A-37-F
No
Yes
A-18-F
No
No
A-38-F
No
No
A-38-F4.0
No
No
A-47-F
Yes
Yes
A-47-F2.8
Yes
Yes
A-28-F
No
Yes
A-27-F
No
Yes
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