CCTV Tutorial Library Two

Video Series Index 2: Advanced CCTV Setup & Management

  1. Camera Touring

    • Introduction to camera touring features
    • Step-by-step guide on setting up camera tours
  2. Turning LED on CCTV On

    • How to activate LED lights on your CCTV cameras
    • Tips for optimal LED light usage
  3. Activating AI on Recorder

    • Overview of AI capabilities in recorders
    • Instructions for enabling AI features
  4. Face Detection on 8MP Range

    • Setting up face detection on 8MP cameras
    • Best practices for accurate face detection
  5. Searching Faces in 8MP Range

    • Techniques for efficient face search with 8MP cameras
    • Utilizing face search for security and monitoring
  6. Setting Up Trip Wire in 8MP Range

    • Introduction to trip wire features
    • Configuring trip wire settings for enhanced security
  7. Changing DVR Screen Resolution

    • Steps to adjust DVR screen resolution for optimal viewing
    • Troubleshooting common resolution issues
  8. Turning On Audio

    • Enabling audio recording and playback
    • Best practices for clear audio capture
  9. Searching Footage in DMSS

    • Navigating DMSS for footage search
    • Tips for quick and effective video retrieval
  10. AI Face Database Setup in 8MP Range

    • Creating and managing a face database for AI recognition
    • Integrating face database with 8MP cameras
  11. Enabling Motion Alerts with SMD

    • Setting up Smart Motion Detection (SMD) alerts
    • Customizing motion alert settings for specific needs
  12. Privacy Masking Setup

    • Implementing privacy masks on video feeds
    • Guidelines for legal and ethical privacy masking
  13. Turbo Charge Playback

    • Enhancing playback speed and efficiency
    • Tools and tips for quick video review
  14. Formatting CCTV Recorder

    • Safely formatting your CCTV recorder
    • Precautions and steps to prevent data loss

Video 1: Camera Touring

Introduction to camera touring features and a step-by-step guide on setting up camera tours for comprehensive coverage.

Video 2: How to Turn LED on CCTV On

Learn how to activate the LED lights on your CCTV cameras and tips for optimal LED light usage to enhance visibility.

Video 3: How to Turn AI on Recorder

Overview of AI capabilities in recorders and instructions for enabling AI features to enhance security monitoring.

Video 4: Turn Face Detection on 8MP Range

Step-by-step guide on setting up face detection on 8MP cameras and best practices for accurate face detection.

Video 5: How to Search Faces in 8MP Range

Techniques for efficient face search with 8MP cameras and utilizing face search for enhanced security and monitoring.

Video 6: How to Set Up Trip Wire in 8MP Range

Introduction to trip wire features and configuring trip wire settings for enhanced security measures.

Video 7: Change DVR Screen Resolution

Failure to do correctly will result in image resolution failing.

Steps to adjust DVR screen resolution for optimal viewing and troubleshooting common resolution issues.

Video 8: How to Turn On Audio

Guide on enabling audio recording and playback, with best practices for clear audio capture in your CCTV system.

Video 9: How to Search Footage in DMSS

Navigating DMSS for footage search and tips for quick and effective video retrieval from your DVR.

Video 10: AI Face Database Setup in 8MP Range

Creating and managing a face database for AI recognition and integrating it with 8MP cameras for advanced security.

Video 11: Enable Motion Alerts with SMD

Setting up Smart Motion Detection (SMD) alerts and customizing motion alert settings for specific security needs.

Video 12: Privacy Masking Setup

Implementing privacy masks on video feeds and guidelines for legal and ethical privacy masking in surveillance.

Video 13: Turbo Charge Playback

Enhancing playback speed and efficiency, with tools and tips for quick video review and analysis.

Video 14: Formatting CCTV Recorder

Safely formatting your CCTV recorder, with precautions and steps to prevent data loss during the process.

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How to set DMSS on a smartphone

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Setting Up the Dahua DMSS App on Your Smartphone

Prerequisites

  • Ensure P2P (Platform Access) is enabled on your NVR and is online.

Initial App Setup Using P2P Connection

  1. Install DMSS:
    • Download DMSS from Google Play (Android) or the App Store (iOS).
    • Install the app on your smartphone.
  2. Add a Device:
    • Open the app and tap the "+" icon.
    • Select "SN/Scan" to scan the QR code from your NVR interface (Main Menu > Network > P2P) or the device's box.
    • If QR code is unavailable, manually enter the serial number.
  3. Device Configuration:
    • Choose the device type (e.g., NVR, DVR/XVR, or Wired Camera).
    • Enter a relatable device name and the admin password.
    • Tap "Save".

Event Notification Setup

  1. Subscribe to Notifications:
    • On the Home page, tap the three dots next to your device.
    • Select "Device Details".
  2. Enable Notifications:
    • Tap "Notification" and switch it on.
  3. Configure Alerts:
    • Choose the events for alerts, such as AI Analysis features (e.g., Tripwire, Missing Object).
    • Select the channels for each feature and save the settings.

By following these steps, your DMSS app should be configured for remote access and event notifications.

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How to update the time and date on your CCTV recorder

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Changing the Time and Date on a Dahua DVR

Steps to Change Time and Date

  1. Access the Main Menu:
    • Right-click on the screen to bring up the context menu.
    • Select "Main Menu" from the options.
  2. Navigate to System Settings:
    • In the Main Menu, select "System" to open the system settings.
  3. Open General Settings:
    • Within the System settings, click on "General" to access general configuration options.
  4. Adjust Date and Time:
    • Locate the "Date & Time" section.
    • Modify the date and time fields to the correct values.
  5. Save Changes:
    • Click "Apply" to save your changes.
    • Click "OK" to exit the settings menu.
  6. Restart the DVR:
    • For the changes to take effect, restart your DVR by navigating to "Main Menu" > "Shutdown" > "Restart".

Watch the Setup Video

For a visual guide, watch the following YouTube video:

By following these steps, you can easily update the time and date settings on your Dahua DVR to ensure accurate recordings.

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How to turn on Smart Motion Alerts in DMSS

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Turning on Smart Motion Detection (SMD) in the DMSS App for a Dahua DVR

Prerequisites

  • Ensure you have a Dahua account.
  • Install the DMSS app on your smartphone.
  • Add your Dahua device to the DMSS app.

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Launch the DMSS Mobile App:
    • Open the DMSS app on your smartphone.
    • Go to the "Device" page and tap on the three dots next to the device you want to set up notifications for.
  2. Access Device Details:
    • Tap on "Device Details".
  3. Multi-Channel Alarm Subscription:
    • Tap on "Multi-channel Alarm Subscription".
  4. Enable SMD:
    • Enable the slider at the top right to activate notifications.
    • Tap on "Period Settings" to adjust the times you want to receive notifications.
    • Select the type of alarm event you want notifications for (e.g., Motion Detection, Intrusion Alarm).
  5. Select Camera Channels:
    • Check the boxes next to all the camera channels you want to receive notifications from.
    • Tap the back arrow at the top left when done.
  6. Save Settings:
    • Verify the number of channels selected appears next to the alarm type you selected.
    • Tap "Save" at the bottom of the screen.

Watch the Setup Video

For a visual guide, watch the following YouTube video:

By following these steps, you should have Smart Motion Detection enabled on your Dahua DVR via the DMSS app, enhancing your security system's capabilities.

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