Quick Setup Guide
Speco Technologies NS Series NVRs
Please go to www.specotech.com/software-updates.html for the latest software
Congratulations on purchasing your new NS NVR.
We hope that this Quick Setup Guide will help you quickly setup
and configure your new Speco Technologies NVR.
Thank you!
Product Components
NS Series
EZ Network (Internet Connected)
Internal Connections
EZ Network (Not Connected to the Internet)
N4NS, N8NS, N16NS
5
6
4
1
7
8
10
12
14
15
11
N4NSP
3
1
2
5
6
7
8
10
12
1. Under EZ Setup, select EZ Network for Network Setup
2. Select NO if the NVR is not using an internet connection.
2. Select Auto Configuration Select (DHCP) or Manual Configuration (STATIC) and then click TEST button.
3. Select OFF for ENABLE DDNS and click NEXT button.
4. Click FINISH to save the setup.
14
15
11
N8NSP, N16NSP
Remote Control
Remote Battery 1.5V (AAA x 2EA)
3
1
2
Quick Setup Guide
5
6
7
13
9
8
12
10
14
Speco Technologies NS Series NVRs
Please go to www.specotech.com/software-updates.html for the latest software
Congratulations
on purchasing your new NS NVR.
We hope that this Quick Setup Guide will help you quickly setup
and configure your new Speco Technologies NVR.
Thank you!
Product Components
NS Series
EZ Network (Internet Connected)
Internal Connections
EZ Network (Not Connected to the Internet)
N4NS, N8NS, N16NS
11
5
4
1
6
7
6
7
6
7
8
10
12
15
16
11
N4NSP
3
1
2
5
8
10
12
3
1
2
5
12
10
14
11
Quick Setup Guide
Quick User Guide
Mouse for D4RS / D8RS / D16RS
Software & Manual CD
Rack mounts ears (x 2EA)
Screws (x 6EA)
Adaptors (DC12V 5A, DC48V 2A)
& Power cables (110V or 220V)
15
13
14
9
8
1. Under EZ Setup, select EZ Network for Network Setup
2. Select NO if the NVR is not using an internet connection.
2. Select Auto Configuration Select (DHCP) or Manual
Configuration (STATIC) and then click TEST button.
3. Select OFF for ENABLE DDNS and click NEXT button.
4. Click FINISH to save the setup.
14
11
N8NSP, N16NSP
Remote Control
Remote Battery 1.5V (AAA x 2EA)
13
15
1. Ground: Use for ground port.
2. PoE POWER: DC48V input. (NSP Models)
3. PoE PORTS: N4NSP (4 Port PoE), N8NSP & N16NSP (8 Port PoE)
4. ETHERNET PORT2: Secondary Network Terminal.
(NS Series without PoE)
5. AUDIO IN/OUT: 4 Connectors for Audio Input /
1 Connector for Audio Output.
6. CVBS OUT: HDMI output port. Connector to the HDMI Monitor.
7. HDMI OUT: Main Video Output (1280x720, 1920x1080).
8. VGA OUT: Connector for VGA Monitor.
9. RS232C: POS Interface (TBD).
10. E-SATA: 1 External SATA Terminal.
11. USB PORT: USB Ports for Mouse or USB Flash Drive .
12. ETHERNET PORT1: RJ-45 Connector for Primary Network.
13. Audio 5~16: More audio inputs for N8NSP, N16NSP.
14. SENSOR IN, ALARM OUT, RS-485: 4 sensor inputs;
1 alarm output and RS-485 for PTZ.
15. POWER: DC12V input for NVR.
Power on the DVR
EZ Setup
• Please follow the proper power on procedures
to avoid damaging the NVR.
• Connect all necessary components, e.g. monitor and cameras,
before powering the NVR.
• Check the type of power source before connecting the power adaptor
to the NVR. Only use the power supply that is included with the unit.
• It is recommended that the Adaptors are connected to the
NVR before powering up unit.
• To start the EZ Setup, right click on the mouse and select
EZ SETUP from the submenu.
• Enter username and password.
The default username is admin and password is 1111.
• It is strongly suggested to change the password to
prevent unauthorized access.
EZ Camera
1. Under EZ Setup, select EZ Network for Network Setup
2. Select YES if the NVR is using an internet connection.
3. Select Auto Configuration (DHCP) or Manual Configuration
(STATIC) and then click TEST button. It will automatically
setup the network setting for the system (NVR).
4. Setup DDNS setting. DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System)
allows a DNS name to be constantly synchronized
with a dynamic IP address. It allows using a dynamic IP address to be
associated with a static domain name. Refer to the full version manual
for more information.
5.Click FINISH to save the setup.
1. In the EZ Setup window, select EZ Camera for Date/Time and
Camera Setup and click on NEXT.
2. The description about EZ Camera Setup procedure is then displayed.
3. Setup the DATE DISPLAY FORMAT, DAYLIGHT SAVINGS and
DATE & TIME.
4. Click on NEXT to enter the EZ Camera Setup.
5. Select the IP Camera VENDOR
6. Click on SCAN to search the network for cameras.
7. Once the IP Camera information is added for the channel, click on
PREVIEW to verify video
8. Click OK and EZ Camera Setup has completed.
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Quick Setup Guide
User Guide
Mouse for N4NS, N8NS, N16NS
N4NSP, N8NSP, N16NSP
Software & Manual CD
Rack mounts ears (x 2EA)
Screws (x 6EA)
Adaptors (DC12V 5A, DC48V 2A),
Power cables (110V or 220V) &
Audio cable (N8NSP, N16NSP)
Power on the DVR
• Please follow the proper power on procedures
to avoid damaging the NVR.
• Connect all necessary components, e.g. monitor and cameras,
before powering the NVR.
• Check the type of power source before connecting the power adaptor to the NVR. Only use the power supply that is included with the unit.
• It is recommended that the Adaptors are connected to the NVR before powering up unit.
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15
1. Ground: Use for ground port.
2. PoE POWER: DC48V input. (NSP Models)
3. PoE PORTS: N4NSP (4 Port PoE), N8NSP & N16NSP (8 Port PoE)
4. ETHERNET PORT2: Secondary Network Terminal. (NS Series without PoE)
5. AUDIO IN/OUT: 4 Connectors for Audio Input /
1 Connector for Audio Output.
6. CVBS OUT: HDMI output port. Connector to the HDMI Monitor.
7. HDMI OUT: Main Video Output (1280x720, 1920x1080).
8. VGA OUT: Connector for VGA Monitor.
9. RS232C: POS Interface (TBD).
10. E-SATA: 1 External SATA Terminal.
11. USB PORT: USB Ports for Mouse or USB Flash Drive .
12. ETHERNET PORT1: RJ-45 Connector for Primary Network.
13. Audio 5~16: More audio inputs for N8NSP, N16NSP.
14. SENSOR IN, ALARM OUT, RS-485: 4 sensor inputs;
1 alarm output and RS-485 for PTZ.
15. POWER: DC12V input for NVR.
EZ Setup
• To start the EZ Setup, right click on the mouse and select
EZ SETUP from the submenu.
• Enter username and password.
The default username is admin and password is 1111.
• It is strongly suggested to change the password to
prevent unauthorized access.
EZ Camera
1. Under EZ Setup, select EZ Network for Network Setup
2. Select YES if the NVR is using an internet connection.
3. Select Auto Configuration (DHCP) or Manual Configuration (STATIC) and then click TEST button. It will automatically setup the network setting for the system (NVR).
4. Setup DDNS setting. DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name System)
allows a DNS name to be constantly synchronized
with a dynamic IP address. It allows using a dynamic IP address to be associated with a static domain name. Refer to the full version manual for more information.
5.Click FINISH to save the setup.
1. In the EZ Setup window, select EZ Camera for Date/Time and
Camera Setup and click on NEXT.
2. The description about EZ Camera Setup procedure is then displayed.
3. Setup the DATE DISPLAY FORMAT, DAYLIGHT SAVINGS and DATE & TIME.
4. Click on NEXT to enter the EZ Camera Setup.
5. Select the IP Camera VENDOR
6. Click on SCAN to search the network for cameras.
7. Once the IP Camera information is added for the channel, click on PREVIEW to verify video
8. Click OK and EZ Camera Setup has completed.
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Quick Setup Guide
Speco Technologies NS Series NVRs
Recording Setup
IP Camera Setup
Connect the NVR via Web-Browser Viewer continued
• The ActiveX controls and plug-ins dialog will be prompted for
installation.
• Install the plug-ins.
• Click on ‘Connect’ and enter the username, password,
and network port of the NVR.
- The default usernames/ passwords are admin /
1111 and user1 / 1111.
- The default network port is 5445.
• To setup a recording schedule, select SCHEDULE in the
RECORD menu.
• Select CHANNEL > select NONE, CONTINUOUS, MOTION,
or SENSOR > Highlight area for recording setting.
• To copy a schedule to a different channel, select the desired channel from the COPY SCHEDULE menu and click COPY.
Mobile View Software continued
• Select the saved site from “Devices” for network connection.
• Select a channel and select Live view or Playback.
• Click on START button.
Connect the NVR via SpecoTech
Multi-Client Viewer Software
Mobile View Software
The NS provides mobile surveillance software for both the iPhone
and the Android™.
Pin Definition of Alarm I/O & RS-485
D+ S1
G
N
D
S3
A
Sensor
Inputs
RS-485D+
Alarm
Output
RS-485DD-
S2
G
N
D
S4
B
Alarm I/O Setup
• In the SETUP menu, select the DEVICE tab and click on
ALARM-OUT.
• Set the sensor, motion, and video loss for triggering alarm relay output.
• HDD Error and Video Loss can also trigger beeping.
Network Setup
Select the NETWORK tab.
• For DHCP, set the Network
Type to DHCP and exit from
the setup. The IP address,
Subnet Mask, Gateway and
DNS settings are retrieved
from network servers.
DHCP is dynamic and the
settings will change from time
to time.
• For Static, set the Network Type to Static. Enter the IP address, Subnet Mask, Gateway and DNS. Obtain this information from the network
service provider.
• The Client Access must be ON for the NVR to be accessed remotely.
• To enable DDNS for free, Enter the NVR Name
and DDNS server name.
Select the IP Camera tab.
CHANNEL : Select the Channel to setup an IP Camera
VENDOR : Select the Brand of the Camera
SCAN : Automatically search the network for IP Cameras
IP : Enter the IP Address of the desired Camera
PORT : Enter the Camera stream Port Number (Default : 554)
WEB PORT : Enter the Camera Web Port Number (Default: 80)
PROTOCOL : Select a Protocol (Default: TCP)
ID : Enter the User ID for access to the IP Camera
PASSWORD : Enter the Password for the associated ID
iPhone® / iPad®
• Search for ‘Speco Player’ in the Apple iTunes Store
and install the app.
SpecoTech Multi-Client Viewer Software is a multiple site monitoring
client software that allows streaming of video and audio, and
transmission of alarm signals from the NVRs over the network.
The SpecoTech Multi-Client can display up to 16 NVRs and supports
dual monitors.
Connect the NVR via Web-Browser Viewer
Setup Instructions:
• Make sure PC is connected to the Internet.
• Make sure NVR is setup using the steps in Network Setup section.
• Start Internet Explorer; go to ‘Tools’→ ‘Internet Options’ → ‘Security’ tab.
• Select ‘Trusted sites’ and click ‘Sites’ to specify its security setting.
• Enter the IP address of the NVR in this in this zone.
• In the Security Level area, click ‘Custom Level’. Under ‘ActiveX controls and plug-ins’, set all items to ‘Enable’ or ‘Prompt’.
• Click ‘OK’ to accept the settings and close the
‘Security Settings’ screen. Obtain Network Information of the NVR.
PTZ camera control is also supported by this software.
By attaching a microphone and speaker system to devices on site, the
user may make bi-directional audio communication over the network.
Refer to the complete manual for more information.
• Press (+) on the upper right and enter site information.
• Click SAVE to save the site information.
• Select the saved site from “Devices”
• Select a channel(s) to view.
• Select Playback/Live then click CONNECT
The SpecoTech Multi-Client Viewer Software and
manual are included on the CD.
Android™
• Obtain the local IP address from System Information from the
Sub Menu. To get global IP address, contact network administrator or
service provider.
• In the SETUP menu, select the SYSTEM tab and enable
CLIENT ACCESS.
• In the SETUP menu, select the NETWORK tab, obtain the network and web port number.
• Start Internet Explorer and enter the IP address and web port of
the NVR.- For example: http:// [ip address] : [web port] → http://172.16.2.62:80
• Search for ‘Speco Player’ in the Google Play Store and install the app.
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• Select the ADD menu and enter site information.
• Click ADD to save the site information.
Speco Technologies is constantly developing and improving products.
We reserve the right to modify product design and specifications without
notice and without incurring any obligation. Rev. 5/21/13