Encoder Firmware User`s Manual

Encoder Firmware User`s Manual
Encoder Firmware
A1D-310-V4.05.13-AC
User’s Manual
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Table of Contents
1. Recommended PC Specification _____________________________________ 3 2. Preparation before setup ___________________________________________ 4 2.1. 3. Configuring the IP device __________________________________________ 9 3.1. Login____________________________________________________________ 9 3.2. Live view _______________________________________________________ 11 3.3. Host____________________________________________________________ 14 3.3.1. Host Setting __________________________________________________________ 14 3.3.2. Date & Time Setting ___________________________________________________ 15 3.4. Network ________________________________________________________ 18 3.4.1. Network link speed & duplex mode _______________________________________ 18 3.4.2. Connection Type ______________________________________________________ 19 3.4.3. IP Address Filtering ____________________________________________________ 21 3.4.4. DNS ________________________________________________________________ 21 3.4.5. DDNS ______________________________________________________________ 21 3.4.6. Port Mapping _________________________________________________________ 23 3.4.7. ToS ________________________________________________________________ 24 3.4.8. UPnPTM _____________________________________________________________ 26 3.5. Video & Audio ___________________________________________________ 27 3.5.1. Basic _______________________________________________________________ 27 3.5.2. Advance(CMOS Mega Pixel Camera)______________________________________ 29
3.5.3. Advance(CCD Mega Pixel Camera) _______________________________________ 34 3.5.4. Advance(Video Server) _________________________________________________ 34 3.5.5. Media 1&2 ___________________________________________________________ 37 3.6. ii
Setup your PC network ____________________________________________ 4 Maintain ________________________________________________________ 40 3.6.1. User Account Setting\ __________________________________________________ 41 3.6.2. System Info __________________________________________________________ 41 3.6.3. Factory Default _______________________________________________________ 43 3.6.4. Firmware Upgrade _____________________________________________________ 43 3.6.5. Reboot and Save & Reboot ______________________________________________ 45 3.6.6. Logout ______________________________________________________________ 46 1.
Recommended PC Specification
CPU
Core2Duo 2.13GHz
Hard Disk
40 GB or above
Memory
2 GB or above
Operating System
Windows XP with SP2 or above. IE6.0 SP2. IE7.0 only.
Video Resolution
SVGA or XGA with 1024x768 resolution
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2.
Preparation before setup
Our IP device provides access through Internet Explorer. You need to set
up the network settings and the IP address for the IP device. Please make
sure all connections are properly connected, then follow the provedures
below.
1.
Setup your PC network
The IP address for your PC must be within the same subnet as the IP
device. You need to match the TCP/IP settings between PC and IP
device before you can access it via IE.
2.
Setup IP device’s IP address
This IP device’s IP address can be assigned manually or acquired automatically
by network service (DHCP). If it acquires the IP address by using the DHCP
service, please use the IP utility software bundled in the product CD to find the
IP address for all IP devices
2.1. Setup your PC network
To set up the network of IP device via a PC, you have to change the TCP/IP
settings of the PC.
The following are the default network settings of IP device.
IP Address: 192.168.0.100
Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.0
To access the IP device, the IP address of the PC should match the address
below.
IP Address: 192.168.0.xxx
Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.0
NOTE: xxx should be a number from 1 to 254 except 100, which is
used by the IP device. Please also make sure that no two equipments
use the same IP address in the same network.
The procedures below is the setup procedure on Windows XP. If you use
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operating system other than Windows XP, please refer to OS manuals for
proper setup procedures.
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STEP1
Start up your PC.
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STEP2
Click the [Start] and select the "Control Panel"
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STEP3
Double-click the "Network and Internet connections" icon.
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STEP4
Double-click the "Network connections" icon
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STEP5
Click “Local Area Connections”, and then click “Change settings of
this connection” in the network Task menu.
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STEP6
Click “Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)”, and then click the [Properties]
button.
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STEP7
Click the “Use the following IP address” radio button and enter the IP
address and the subnet mask.
Please set the settings as below.
IP address: 192.168. 0.xxx
Subnet mask: 255.255.255.
0
(NOTE: xxx should be a number
from 1 to 254 except 100, which
is used by the IP device. Please
also make sure that no two
equipments use the same IP
address in the same network..)
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STEP8
Click the [OK] button and the window dialog box closes.
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3.
Configuring the IP device
This section describes how to configure the IP device. The administrator
has unlimited access to all settings, while the normal user can only view
live video. The IP device is configured under a standard browser
(Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or above).
3.1. Login
This section tell you the procedures to login the IP device.
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STEP1: Open a browser
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STEP2: Enter the IP address of the IP device.
The default IP address is “192.168.0.100”
The “Login Page” is now displayed as below.
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STEP3: Enter the Account name (factory default: admin) and the
Password (factory default: 123456).
NOTE: Internet Explorer 6.0 or above is highly recommended. You
may download it from
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/downloads/default.mspx
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STEP4: Select the language of the IP device user interface. You can
select between English, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Italian,
German, Portuguese, Greek, Dutch, Russia, Turkey, Indonesia and
Swedish. This user interface setting will disappear once you log out, if
you want to change the default user interface language, please change
the setting of [Host] in the “Host & Date” section after login.
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STEP5: Click the
button to login or click the
button to re-enter again.
Once successfully logged in, the “Live page” will be displayed as
below.
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3.2. Live view
This section tells you how to view live images via Internet Explorer.
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STEP1: Click the
[Live] tab to show [Live page].
The “Live page” is displayed as below.
STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
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Function List
Function
Full Screen
SnapShot
Audio out
Media
Description
Click the icon
to stretch the preview to full screen.
You can click “Esc” button on the keyboard to return to
previous display.
Click the icon “
” to take a snapshot . The snapshot
picture will be saved to the default folder
“C:\Users\”account name”\Picture”, in the format of
YYYYMMDD_HH_mm_ss.jpg.
Click the icon
to enable the audio from PC to IP camera
or video server. When it is enabled, your voice will be
transferred to the audio out of the IP camera or video server.
NOTE: you will need to have a microphone connected to your
PC to do that.
If dual stream mode is enabled, click
to select media
stream 1 or media stream 2 to display. The default is single
stream only. To change to dual stream mode please refer to
“Media 1” section under “Setup” tab
Click
Encoder
Type
to select the Encoder type. The Encoder type option
includes MPEG-4, MJPEG and H.264. Once selected, the
video server/IP camera will start to send video in new stream
type.
Click
or
of
to adjust display screen size Display
screen size
Audio in
Click the icon
to to mute or the icon
to display audio
from the video server/IP camera. You can drag the volume
bar
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to adjust the volume to display.
Digital Zoom
Digital zoom enables you to zoom-in the image. You
can click
to zoom in and click
to zoom
out. You can click the
to cancel all zoom-in
and go back to original status (no zoom status).
When you digitally zoom-in the video, you can click
to pan/tilt the video up, down, left and right.
NOTE: This pan/tilt function does not work if the video
is not zoomed-in (no zoom status).
Network status
indicate the network state. If the light on the right
is green, it mean the network is ok. If the light is gray, it
means the network is broken.
The light on the left is not used
DO Setting
Click
on Events. Click
to enable DO output from Camera
to Disable DO output on Event.
STEP2: If you want to setup this IP camera/video server, please click the [Setup] tab to switch to “Setup Page”. The “Setup Page” will display as below. 13
NOTE: If the streaming is disabled, you cannot see the live images here.
3.3. Host
Click the
[Host] item on the “Setup Page”.
3.3.1. Host Setting
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s host settings.
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STEP1: Click the [Host] to enter the Host settings.
The “Host Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
Host setting
Description
Parameters
Host name
Language
Enter a host name, and this host name will be shown when
you use the IP utility or the SDK to search for the IP
device.
Select the language of default user-interface. Each user
login will see the default user-interface first.
Camera name The camera name is reserved for customer use.
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STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.3.2. Date & Time Setting
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s date and time settings.
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STEP1: Click the [Date & Time] item of host category on the “Setup Page”
The “Date & Time Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Configure these settings with reference to the table below.
Date Setting
Parameters
SNTP/NTP
server
Description
Click this to enable IP device’s SNTP/NTP function.
SNTP/NTP function enables this IP device to
synchronize its time settings with a SNTP/NTP server.
You can use this function to make sure all your IP
devices’ time is the same. Additionally, with our
embedded digital-time-code in the streaming, you can
tell the event sequence accurately.
IP address: Enter the IP address of the
SNTP/NTP server.
Sync time: Select the time interval for this IP
device to synchronize its time.
Click this to manually setup the date & time.
Date : Select the date
Set manually
Time zone
Day Light
Saving
Time: Select the time
Select the time zone offset for local settings
Select Type 1 to specify daylight saving time by week
number in a month; select Type 2 to specify daylight
saving time by date.
Start Time : Select the daylight savings start time.
End Time : Select the daylight savings end time.
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STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
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[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4. Network
Click the
[Network] item on the “Setup Page”.
3.4.1. Network link speed & duplex mode
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s network link speed and mode
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STEP1: Click the [Link Speed & Duplex Mode] item of network category
on the “Setup Page”
The “Link Speed & Duplex Mode Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
Network link speed & duplex
Parameters
Description
This item lets you select the network transmission speed
of WAN port. You can select from
1. Auto detect (default setting)
2. 100Mbps / Full duplex
WAN speed
3. 100Mbps / Half duplex
4. 10Mbps / Full duplex
5. 10Mbps / Half duplex
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STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.2. Connection Type
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s connection type of network.
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STEP1: Click the [Connection Type] item.
The “Connection Type Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions.
WAN Setting
Parameters
Description
Click this to enable IP device’s DHCP function.
Dynamic IP It will acquire its WAN port IP address from a DHCP
server within the same network. (You must have a DHCP
address
server in order to enable this function.)
Click this to manually enter the IP device WAN port IP
address.
IP address: Enter the WAN port IP address.
Static IP
address
Subnet mask: Enter the subnet mask of WAN
port. If IP address is changed, adjust the
subnet mask accordingly.
ISP gateway: Enter the IP address of the gateway
(the router).
Click this when you connect IP device directly to the
xDSL modem.
User name: Enter the user name of your xDSL
account.
Password: Enter the password of your xDSL
account.
PPPoE
IPV6
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Note: You have to click the [Save Reboot] after you click
the [Apply button] to let this IP device start xDSL
connections.
Click the check box to support IPV6 protocol
STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
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[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.3. IP Address Filtering
This section tells you how to setup IP Address Filtering for this IP device.
WARNING: Please be very careful when using this function, as you may lose access to your camera if you make mistakes in setup. You may either accidentaly deny yourself of access, or forgot to include your own IP address in the allowed address list. When you click the [IP Address Filter] item, the “IP Address Filter Page” is
displayed as below.
IP Address Filter Settings
Parameters
IP Address
Filter Enable
Filter Type
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Description
Check this box to enable IP Address Filtering.
The filter can be set in either “Allow” mode or “Deny”
mode.
1. “Allow” mode will refuse access to all IP addresses
except the ones listed below.
2. “Deny” mode will accept all incoming access except
the IP addresses listed below.
Make sure you include the Netmask in your consideration.
IP Address
Netmask
Enable
Apply
Reset
The IP address you wish to allow or deny. Please note that
the actual range is modified by the Netmask.
Using Netmask allows you to set filtering for a whole
range of IP address at once, without the need to enter all
of them individually. If you are not sure about the
function of netmask, then you should use
255.255.255.255, and it will affect only a single IP
address per line of entry, or use 255.255.255.0 to use the
same setting for all IP addresses starting with the same
three numbers. .
For each entry, you must check this box for it to be
effective. For an entry that you no longer need but does
not wish to delete, you can uncheck it, and the system will
remember it for future use. If a new entry that has never
been used before does not have Enable checked, then it
will not be stored in memory.
Click this to use the current displayed info to do IP
Address filtering. If you setup correctly, it will change
into a greyed out Success in a few seconds.
Click this button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.4. DNS
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s DNS setting.
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STEP1: Click the [DNS] item.
The “DNS Server Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions.
DNS server Setting
Parameters
Primary DNS
server
Secondary
DNS server
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Description
Defines the IP address of the primary DNS server. This is
used for identifying this computer by name instead of IP
address.
The IP address of the secondary DNS server. It will be
used once the primary DNS server fails.
STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.5. DDNS
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s DDNS setting.
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STEP1: Click the [DDNS] item.
The “DDNS Server Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions.
DDNS server Setting
Parameters
DDNS type
Service ISP
Host name
User name
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Description
Click this to enable IP device’s DDNS function.
DDNS function enables user to connect to this IP device
by domain name even if its IP address is not static.
Click one of the DDNS service providers.
You can visit their website to get a DDNS service account
for this IP device.
Enter the host name of your DDNS service account. (ex:
xxxx.dyndns.org)
Enter the user name to login your DDNS service account.
Password
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Enter the password to login your DDNS service account.
STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.6. Port Mapping
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s Port Mapping setting.
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STEP1: Click the [Port Mapping] item.
The “Port Mapping Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions.
Port Mapping
Parameters
Description
Select the port assigned for HTTP protocol access
HTTP port
Select the port assigned for HTTPS protocol access
HTTPS
Select the first port used by server search applications to
Search server port1
detect this IP device. (e.g. IP utlity)
Select the first port used by server search applications to
Search server port2
detect this IP device. (e.g. IP utlity)
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Video control port
Video streaming
port (TCP Only)
Video Multicast
Port
RTSP port
RTP Multicast
Video Port for
Media1
RTP Multicast
Audio Port for
Media1
RTP Multicast
Video Port for
Media2
RTP Multicast
Audio Port for
Media2
Multicast IP
Multicast TTL
IGMP
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STEP3: Click the
click the
Select the port used to support video control function by
application programs. (e.g. NVR)
Select the port used by this IP device for Video
Streaming.
Enable/disable multicast audio streaming
Select the port assigned for RTSP protocol access
Select the port for the multicast video streaming of
media1 via RTP protocol
Select the port for the multicast audio streaming of
media1 via RTP protocol
Select the port for the multicast video streaming of
media2 via RTP protocol
Select the port for the multicast audio streaming of
media2 via RTP protocol
Select the multicast IP. Default settings is 228.5.6.1
Select the multicast TTL. Default setting is 255.
Select video type connected to the video-in of this IP
device. If you use an incorrect video type, some images
might be lost.
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the settings or
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.7. ToS
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s ToS(Type of Service) setting.
Click the [ToS] item to see the “ToS Setting Page ” displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions.
ToS (Type of Service)
Parameters
Description
Select whether to add the TOS tag onto the streaming data.
TOS (type of Streaming data with a higher priority TOS tag will be
transmitted first while compared with other data to be
service)
transmitted.
Select the TOS tag’s priority to be added onto the
streaming. You can select between
1.Minimize-Delay
TOS priority
2.Maximize-throughout
3.Maximize-Reliability
4.Normal-Service
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STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.4.8. UPnPTM
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s UPnPTM.
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STEP1: Click the [UPnPTM] item.
The “UPnPTM Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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checkbox to enable or disable the UPnPTM function. Edit
STEP2: Click
the UPnP Friendly Name in text field
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STEP3: Click the
or click the
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[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the settings
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.5. Video & Audio
Click the
[Video & Audio] item on the “Setup Page”.
3.5.1. Basic
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s video and streaming settings.
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STEP1: Click the [Video & Audio] item.
The “Video & Audio Basic setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
Video & Audio Basic Setting
Parameters
Description
You can use this setting to limit the preview time in the
Live Display Page.This function applies for user who
logged in to this IP device to view the video.
Maximum
Stream Time If the Maximum stream time is 0, this function will be
disabled and there’s no limit on Live Display page
preview.
RTSP Authen Checkbox to enable RTP streaming’s Account/Password
authentication.
Enable
RTP B2
Checkbox to enable the B2 frame in RTP streaming
Frame Enable
Select enable or disable the audio function.
Audio
Input
Select HIGH or LOW of the audio input sensitivity
Sensitivity
Audio Out
Select enable or disable the audio function.
Volume
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STEP3: Click the
settings or click the
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[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.5.2. Advance(CMOS Mega Pixel Camera)
This section tells you how to setup motion detection and camera setting
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STEP1: Click the [Advance] item.
The “Advance Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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STEP2: Click the Plus sign to expand the Motion Detection settings,
then Click
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checkbox to enable motion detection function setting
The Motion detection region and Motion detection settings will be
displayed as below.
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STEP3: Click the
individual region.
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STEP4: Click one region to start to edit its size and location. You can
click the “Adjust Column” to drag motion region to your desired
location. You can click the “Adjust Square” and drag to adjust motion
region size. You can click the upper right button to cancel this motion
region. Repeat above procedure to adjust the motion region.
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STEP5: Set the
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STEP6: Set the
interval time of motion detection. After a motion
event is triggered, no more event will be triggered within this time in
the same region
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STEP7: Set the
trigger threshold of motion detection region. The
larger this value, the larger the object size needed to trigger motion
detection.
checkbox to enable motion detection for each
sensitivity of motion detection region.
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STEP8: In motion activity window
, the bar shows the motion
activitiy status. You can also see the trigger threshold (Red line). When
the motion activity exceeds the trigger threshold, the bar would
become red to indicate that a motion event hs been triggered. While
viewing the motion activitity window, you can adjust the motion
sensitivity (the higher, the easier camera considers video change to be
an activity) and the threshold (the higher, the larger the activity needed
to trigger a motion event) If the default settings are not satisfactory for
your scene, you may try our alternative recommendations of:
a. Sensitivity: 80, Threshold: 2~5
(for normal environment)
b. Sensitivity: 80, Threshold: 5~10 (for very noisy environment)
The “Camera Setting Page” is displayed as
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STEP9: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
Camera setting
Parameters
Video Flipping
Check this box to flip the video up-down
Video Mirror
Lens
Compensation
Check this box to mirror the video left-right
Night Gain
Threshold
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Description
Check this box to use best pre-set settings for bundled
lens
This value controls the level of light where camera
switches into night mode. Increasing it will make camera
switch to night mode at a darker illumination level.
Sharpness
Line frequency
White Balance
Mode
R Gain
(Manual White
balance mode
only)
B Gain
(Manual White
balance mode
only)
Select the sharpness value
Change settings between 60Hz or 50Hz, depending
on the AC power type of your region.
Select the white balance mode. You need to wait for
5~10seconds to see the final result.
1. AUTO : Auto white balance (default)
2. INDOOR1: Select the indoor white balance
profile 1.
3. INDOOR2: Select the indoor white balance
profile 2.
4. OUTDOOR1: Select the outdoor white
balance profile 1.
5. OUTDOOR2: Select the outdoor white
balance profile 2
6. HOLD CURRENT: Select this to let the IP
camera automatically obtain a best white
balance setting according to current
environment. The IP camera will use this
setting to adjust color.
NOTE: This setting will be lost after you
reboot the camera.
7. MANUAL: Select this to enable manual
setting of the white balance. You will need to
enter the R Gain and B gain setting below.
Add or decrease redness to the video when under
Manual White Balance mode. (This function is only
available in Manual White balance mode.)
Add or decrease blueness to the video when under
Manual White Balance mode. (This function is only
available in Manual White balance mode.)
Select exposure mode to auto or manual.
1. Auto: The IP camera will adjust the exposure
automatically.
Exposure mode
2. Manual: (In Manual White balance mode
only) Manually select the Exposure Gain and
Shutter Speed below.
AGC Gain
When exposure mode is auto, IP camera will adjust
(In auto
its shutter speed according to AGC gain and the
Exposure mode Maximum auto shutter speed. Higher AGC gain =
brighter images.
only)
Exposure Gain
(In Manual
Select the exposure Gain of the IP camera. The
Exposure Mode higher the value = brighter images.
only)
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Shutter Speed
(In Manual
Exposure Mode
only)
Flickless Mode
Maximum Auto
Shutter Speed
(In auto
Exposure mode
only)
Brightness
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Increase or decrease the shutter speed. The closer
the number is to 1, the better nighttime performance
is, although this also causes motion blur to the video.
Enable the flickless or disable the flickless mode.
When exposure mode is auto, IP camera will adjust
its shutter speed according to AGC gain and the
Maximum auto shutter speed. This setting is to set
the maximum shutter speed range of this camera.
Select the brightness value
Saturation
Select the saturation value
Contrast
Select the contrast value
STEP10: Click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
settings or click the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.5.3. Advance(CCD Mega Pixel Camera)
This section tells you how to setup camera setting of CCD megapixel
camera ( Motion Detection setting is the same as CMOS camera)
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STEP1: Click the [Advance] item.
The “Camera Setting Page” is displayed as below
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STEP2: Adjust the settings as per the following table
Camera setting
Parameters
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Description
Mirror Mode
Check this box to flip the video up-down
Flip Mode
Check this box to mirror the video left-right
White Balance
Mode
Select the white balance mode. After you set the
parameter, you need to wait for 5~10seconds to see
the final result.
1. AUTO : Auto white balance (default)
2. INDOOR1: Select the indoor white balance
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
R Gain
(Manual White
balance mode
only)
B Gain
(Manual White
balance mode
only)
profile 1.
INDOOR2: Select the indoor white balance
profile 2.
OUTDOOR1: Select the outdoor white
balance profile 1.
OUTDOOR2: Select the outdoor white
balance profile 2
HOLD CURRENT: Select this to let the IP
camera automatically obtain a best white
balance setting according to current
environment. The IP camera will use this
setting to adjust color.
NOTE: This setting will be lost after you
reboot the camera.
MANUAL: Select this to enable manual
setting of the white balance. You will need to
enter the R Gain and B Gain setting below.
Add or decrease redness to the video when under
Manual White Balance mode. (This function is only
available in Manual White balance mode.)
Add or decrease blueness to the video when under
Manual White Balance mode. (This function is only
available in Manual White balance mode.)
Select the day/night mode.
1. Auto: The camera would switch between day
and night mode automatically. It will follow
the Day Gain and Night Gain
threshold defined by user below.
Day/Night mode
2. Day : The camera will stay in day (color)
mode.
3. Night: The camera will stay in night (black &
white) mode.
This value controls the level of light where camera
Day Gain
switches into day mode. Increasing it will make
camera switch to day mode at a darker illumination
Threshold
level.
This value controls the level of light where camera
Night Gain
switches into night mode. Increasing it will make
Threshold
camera switch to night mode at a darker illumination
level.
Change settings between 60Hz or 50Hz, depending
Line Freqeuency
on the AC power type of your region..
BLC Mode
Enable or disable the back light compensation mode.
Select exposure mode to auto or manual.
Exposure mode
1. Auto: The IP camera will adjust the exposure
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automatically.
2. Manual: (In Manual White balance mode
only) Manually select the Exposure Gain and
Shutter Speed below..
Flickless Mode Enable the flickless or disable the flickerless mode
Select DC IRIS mode to auto or off.
1. Auto: The IP camera will adjust the Iris
DC-Iris mode
automatically.
2. Off: The iris is fixed.
AGC Gain
When exposure mode is auto, IP camera will adjust
its shutter speed according to AGC gain and the
(In auto
Exposure mode Maximum auto shutter speed. Higher AGC gain =
brighter images.
only)
Select exposure mode to auto or manual.
1. Auto: The IP camera will adjust the shutter
automatically.
Shutter mode
2. Manual: Manually select the Shutter Speed
below.
When exposure mode and shutter mode are auto, IP
Maximum
camera will adjust its shutter speed according to
Shutter Speed
AGC gain and the Maximum auto shutter speed. This
(In auto shutter
setting is to set the maximum shutter speed range of
mode only)
this camera.
Exposure Gain
Select the exposure Gain of the IP camera. The
(In Manual
Exposure Mode higher the value = brighter images.
only)
Shutter Speed
Increase or decrease the shutter speed. The closer
(In manually
the number is to 1, the better nighttime performance
shutter mode
is, although this also causes motion blur to the video.
only)
Select the brightness value
Brightness
STEP2: Click the
settings or click the
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[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.5.4. Advance(Video Server)
This section tells you how to setup the Advance settings of H.264 Video
Servers. (Motion Detection setting is the same as CMOS camera).

STEP1: Click the [Advance] item.
The “Advance Settings Page” is displayed as below

STEP2: Adjust the settings as per the following table
Adcance settings
Parameters
Deinterlace
Digital Noise
Reduction
Black Level
Extension
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Description
Select the method used for calculating video
deinterlacing
1. 3D deinterlacing: Provides clearer image when
movement speed within view is moderate
2. Intra : Provides clearer moving edge but at
lower clarity.
Choose to enable or disable Digital Noise Reduction
Choose to turn Black Level Extension on, off or use
manual setting. Black level extension will
Brightness
automatically shift the darkest part of the scene to
completely dark, thus increasing maximum available
contrast.
Automatically detects skin color, and softens
theimage around skin area to cover skin blemishes.
Can be turned on, off or use manual settings.
Use this to enhance image sharpness. User may turn
this on, off or manual settings.
Modulates overly bright or dark areas, so that you
can see detail at extreme ends of illumination. Can be
turned Off, On or use manual settings.
Select the brightness value
Saturation
Select the saturation value
Contrast
Select the contrast value
Skin Tone
Enhancement
Sharpness
WDR Color
Mode
STEP2: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.5.5. Media 1&2
This section tells you how to setup IP device’s video and streaming settings.

STEP1: Click the [Media 1] or [Media 2] item.
The “Media 1 Setting Page” is displayed as below.
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
STEP2: Please refer to table below for how to use these functions
Video setting
Parameters
Stream Mode
Encoder Type
Resolution
Frame rate
Video Bit Rate
Mode
Video Max
Bitrate
Bitrate
Quality
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Description
Select the encoder’s streaming mode.
1. Dual Stream Mode: In this mode, the IP
camera/video server can send two types of
streams with different configurations including.
resolution, frame rate, compression type, bit
rate. You can setup each stream in [Media 1]
and [Media 2].
2. Single Stream Mode: In this mode, the IP
camera/video server will send streams with the
same configuration including resolution, frame
rate, compression type, bit rate.
Select the encoder’s compression type.
1. MPEG-4: The IP camera/video server will start
to send stream in MPEG-4 format.
2. MJPEG: The IP camera/video server will start to
send stream in MJPEG format
3. H.264: The IP camera/video server will start to
send stream in H.264 format
Select the video resolution of the IP device.
Select the frame ratio by clicking and dragging the
frame ratio red stick. Click [Apply] to update and see
new frame rate.
Select the video bitrate mode.
Constant Bit Rate: The streaming’s bitrate
remains constant at all conditions.
Variable Bit Rate:: The streaming’s bitrate
will variants according to the images variability to
keep the image quality good.
Select the Maximum bitrate of the video straming.
Designating a limited bit rate may reduce frame
rate. Doing so will also disable Bit Rate setting
below.
Select the bit rate of the video streaming. You can
select from 28Kbps to 6Mbps.
Note: Lower bit rate consumes less bandwidth but
delivers lower quality images.
High bit rate consumes more bandwidth but
delivers higher quality images.
1. When encoder type is MJPEG:
Select the quality value of MJPEG encoder type
from 1 to 100.
2.
STEP3: Click the
or click the
When encoder type is MPEG4 or H.264, and
video bitrate mode is “Variable Bit Rate”
Select the quality value from
 High
 Middle
 Low
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the settings
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.6. Maintain
This sections let you obtain system information, maintain the device
firmware and reboot the camera.
Click the
[Maintain] item on the “Setup Page”.
3.6.1. User Account Setting
This section tells you how to setup the accounts

STEP1: Click the [User Account Setting] item.
The “User Account Setting Page” is displayed as below
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
STEP2: Setup the account names and their respective passwords.
There are 1 root (administrator) account and 10 common user
accounts. Administrator account allows the user to watch the live view
and setup everything; but common user account allows user only to
watch the live image.

STEP3:Click the check box
to enable “Anonymous preview”.
When it is enabled, user can login this camera to view video without
input account and password. But user will be required to input account
and password if they want to change any setting

STEP4: Click the
settings or click the
[Apply] button of each setting to confirm the
[Reset] button to re-enter the parameters.
3.6.2. System Info
This section tells you how to see the system information of this IP device
including system information, WAN status and system log.

STEP1: Click the [System Info] item.
The “System information page” is displayed as below
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
STEP2: View the information at the 3 textboxs. This information is
very useful to understand the IP device status and to resolve any
problem that might occur.
System info
Column
System info
WAN status
System log

Description
It shows the firmware version, MAC address, production
ID, and factory default type of IP device.
It shows the WAN port’s IP address, netmask, gateway,
DNS server, DDNS host and connection status.
It shows the system event. This column is very useful to as
a diagnostic tool.
STEP3: Click
[Parameter List] where you may see all configurations
of the IP device.
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STEP4: Click
[Server Report] to export related information of the IP
device while reporting a support to your support channel.
3.6.3. Factory Default
This section tells you how to load IP device’s factory default setting

STEP1: Click the [Factory Default] item.
The “Factory Default Setting Page” is displayed as below

STEP2: If you want to keep network settings and load other settings to
factory default, please click
radio box. If you click
instead , all
the settings would be lost. You will have to use factory default IP setting to
connect to this camera. Please refer to previous login section.

STEP3 :If you want to reset all setting to default, click

STEP4: Click the [Apply] button to show a warning dialog that remind
you again execute the factory default.
radio box.
3.6.4. Firmware Upgrade
This section tells you how to see upgrade IP device’s firmware. You can
always visit our web site for the latest firmware.

STEP1: Click the [Firmware Upgrade] item.
The “Firmware Upgrade Page-1” is displayed as below
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
STEP2: Click
[Apply] button. The ‘’Firmware Upgrade Page-2”
will be displayed as below.

STEP3: Click the
[Browse] to select the upgrade image file and
click the [enter]. You can always get the latest version at our website.

STEP4:Click the

STEP5: The upgrade process window shows a progress bar indicating
[Apply] button to start upgrading
upgrade status. You can click the
upgrade.
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[Cancel] to stop the firmware

STEP6: The progress bar shows the upgrading is completed, and
system is rebooting.
NOTE: If you cancel the firmware upgrade during upgrade process, the
browser will close itself.
3.6.5. Reboot and Save & Reboot
This section tells you how to save all the settings and reboot this IP device.
This is critical because some settings might not take effect before save and
reboot.

STEP1: Click the [Reboot] or [Save and reboot] item of [Maintain]
group on the “Setup Page”page”.
The “Reboot” is displayed as below.
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
STEP2: The Action LED indicator will light down to indicate that the
IP device is rebooting. After around 30 seconds, the Action LED will
light up again to indicate that the reboot is completed.
3.6.6. Logout
This section tells you how to logout the IP device. Be sure to logout this IP
device once your setting is completed.

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STEP1: Click the [Logout] item on “Setup Page” to logout from this
device. You will logout and close the browser window.
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