DVR (Digital Video Recorder) is normally a set-top box used to record cable streams into a digital form, but can also be done on a computer nowadays.

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DVR is visible LAN but invisible with WLAN

I'm trying to get a DVR (H.264 video surveillance system) a connection. Here should include ports 80, 34567 and 34599 open. I also have a forwarding address and the DVR is forwarded in my router so ...
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DVR is visible through LAN but invisible through WLAN

I Have a DVR device an its IP address is 192.168.1.34, when I'm connected to my internet via a LAN cable I can see the DVR menu in 192.168.1.34 with my browser, but when I'm connected with Wireless I ...
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DVR port forwarding won't work

I have a DVR device and I like to watch the cameras from outside of my house, I tried to use port forwarding to do that but although I forwarded the ports I couldn't watch the cameras. In my DVR's ...
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Setting up swan DVR mobile

I need help setting up my swan DVR, specifically connecting it to my router. The main issue is in the network setup, it asks for a media port (default 09000) and a web port (default 00080). I'm not ...
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options to watch dvr without a tv

I got att uverse dvr without having a tv. Right now, I cannot spend on buying a TV and canceling uverse also going to cost me a lot. I was wondering if there is a cheaper option for me to connect my ...
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How do I reset the password on a Dedicated Micros DVR?

I have an ECO 9 Dedicated Micros DVR unit. This specific one has 9 analog video cards. Some guides suggest the username is dm and the password is web, other guides say the username is username and the ...
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Video DVR and NVR traffic is slow over WAN. Does the host router need to have video capabilities?

I have a network with a router from the service provider. Not robust I think. The LAN has a network of IP camera's but the feed over the WAN and through the web service is very slow. Does having a ...
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How do I find the video stream URL of my security DVR by myself?

I have this 8 channel DVR with the brand "ELEC" that streams video over the network. However, I can only connect to it using iPhone apps called vMyEye, Asee+, and other similar names. I want to use ...
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Not seeing DVR with VPN

I use 2 routers in my home. I have a Craddle Point for my Internet (cell card) and then feed that to my WAN of my D-Link for my local network. My DVR (CCTV) is connected to my Craddle Point and then ...
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How Do DVRs for remote vieiwing work

I may be posting in the wrong place here but I am thinking of developing a software solution to send images from digital cameras to a mobile phone. I have seen DVRs with 4-8 channels selling as kits. ...
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Opening a H264 stream from DVR using VLC/FFmpeg

I've been tinkering with ITX's DVR for the past few days, trying to connect to its RTSP stream using the SDK that manufacturer provides. The official syntax goes like this: PLAY ...
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DVR port forwarding through a Wifi router and then a ADSL modem

I am not able to port forward my DVR to view on internet. I have a ADSL modem from D-Link (DSL-2520u) it is connected to Wifi router (Linksys E2100L) and then to a DVR. IP address of Modem ...
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Is this possible to do H264 CCTV DVR + FreeNAS + FTP?

Can I use the storage inside H264 CCTV DVR as my NAS (network-attached storage) and use Filezilla to access the files remotely?
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Do you know what protocol is this?

I have a H.264 standalone DVR from Hexacctv that streams 4 channels from its cameras. I use SkyVizor NVClient to get streaming video from channels. But I need to be authenticated by the the StandAlone ...
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How can I view the video camera stream from my DVR?

I have a HANBANG HB7008KC DVR. It comes with a Windows IE ActiveX software to view the cameras. They don't support Linux. I have a Linux machine and i want to connect to the DVR. I use DvrSeeSee App ...
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Recording CCI-flagged content with CableCARD tuner to NAS drive

Has anyone been able to record CCI 0x02 programming to a NAS drive with a CableCARD tuner, like Ceton's InfiniTV or the Hauppauge WinTV DCR-2650? And have any ARGUS TV or PseudoTV deployments with ...
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Ports open but still can't access from remote

I have a dvr set up and working on local net and my ports are forwarded. I checked and all ports are open but I can't access it from remote using public IP address. Also zviewer app for phone wont ...
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Cause of IP port blocking when network is inactive

i have a static IP connection to access my office DVR remotely. i am using a bridged modem, configured the ports to forward everything correctly. everything was working perfectly for a few weeks and ...
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Security cam working out side IP but not open on local IP

I need some help in my DVR configuration with my router. My dvr brand is H.264. I assigned IP to dvr as (194.168.1.121) and in router DMS host put this IP (194.168.1.121). DNS server enabled and in ...
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Swann DVR8-3000 - Mobile port setup [closed]

Recently bought a Swann DVR8-3000 security camera kit for the house. I have it set up, working fine over the network, great. I am trying to set it up so I can view camera's over my mobile phone, ...
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Ports not forwarding & UPnP not working on SonicWall TZ210

I have a REVO DVR system behind my SonicWall TZ210 firewall and have ports 8200, 8016, 12088, and 10019 forwarded to the DVR system. However, when I connect remotely the ports are not forwarding to ...
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TiVo Series 2 Subscription troubles [closed]

i recently purchased a brand new, still boxed and packaged TiVo Series 2 DVR from a garage sale. having used a VCR until now, i was quite surprised at how useful it was and quickly got used to the ...
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Is it possible to copy recordings off of a DVR box hard drive? [closed]

My cable TV company gives me a Cisco Explorer 8640HDC DVR box that can record shows from TV. I know that it contains a hard drive to save the shows on. What format and file system are used to store ...
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DVR_PLAYER.exe reports Remote200.ocx is missing?

I have a program called DVR_PLAYER that is downloaded from a home security camera web interface. The web interface saves surveillance footage in the form of proprietary .drv files. I am unable to ...
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How to record PC screen activity with a DVR?

I was asked how would one be able to record PC screen activity to a standalone DVR (to sync it with CCTV cameras). 2 different solutions came to my mind: A software installed on the PC makes the PC ...
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Port Forward: Cannot access network device from internet

I have a DVR which is connected to a router. Router IP 192.168.1.1 Router Settings page: 192.168.1.1 Port 80 DVR IP: 192.168.1.114 DVR Video Client page: 192.168.1.114 Port 2800 Port Forwarding: ...
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DVR card: Streaming audio through BNC connection?

I would like to live stream video/audio from a source that uses BNC connector out, and I'm having trouble identifying what kind of DVR/video capture card I would need so that I could stream both video ...
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Is there such thing as an off-the-shelf DVR without a monthly subscription?

Well, that's pretty much it. What are my options? I don't mean for anyone to outline the steps for building a DVR. I just want to be pointed in the right direction. Let me outline what I think my ...
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Have AVD/VDX files from a Video Security system- need a way to play them back

I was given a disc with AVD and VDX files. There is usually one VDX file paired with the AVD File - for example, file0001.avd and file0001.vdx. This was recorded by a security system, and we need to ...
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Building a DVR system for use with custom windows application (video analytics)

Is there a good PCIe DVR capture card that has at least 4 channels as well as the hardware encoding? It would have to have decent driver support in Windows xp or windows 7. I have looked at various ...
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Cheap dvr media server

I would like to build a new computer to be used as a DVR and media server. I am thinking of using mythtv as the DVR software, but short of that decision I am completely open to suggestions. ...
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Satellite TV on my PC?

What would be a good solution for hooking up the satellite TV box (Dish network) in my room to be able to watch it on my PC and possibly record video from it? Please share with me the best cards, ...
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Watch TV/recorded shows from my Comcast cable box on my Mac?

I've got a MacBook that's about three years old (it's the first generation that had a dual core CPU), running Leopard. I've got a Comcast DVR/HD Cable box. Is there something that I can install in ...
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What is the best DVR application for Windows (7)?

I've been unable to find very little credible or up to date information on DVR platforms for Windows. I'm looking for the best out there (under $200) that provides TiVo like quality (season passes, ...
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How to record DirectTV HD DVR to a DVD or PC? [closed]

Is there a way to hook up a standard DVD player to a DirecTV HD DVR and record the content to this disk? If not is there a way to record the content onto a computer to later be recorded onto a DVD.
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Watch DVR content online? [closed]

I would like to be able to watch DVR content online and one of the things I'm considering is converting a my HOME PC into a Linux DVR. I have very little (almost none) experience with Linux and ...
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What is needed to utilize my HTPC as a DVR? [closed]

What is the recommended hardware/software that I need to install? FYI, I am running Windows 7 on the HTPC
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Windows 7 playback of dvr-Microsoft files stutters

I've just had to install Windows 7 on my Media Center machine because my Vista installation had a faulty drive. I've got the latest drivers that I can find - Intel 945GM integrated Graphics, Realtek ...
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Mac Mini as a DVR

I have my Mac Mini attached to my HD LCD TV. Is there any hardware/software available for me to use my Mac mini as a DVR/PVR that has similar functionality to Tivo. The Mac mini's form factor is small ...
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How to increase fast-forward/rewind on Vista Media Center recorded TV shows?

How do I granularly increase the various fast-forward/rewind speed/rate for each of the speed settings for skipping through commercials? The current defaults go from barely faster than playback, too ...
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How can I get download “protected” shows on my Tivo to my computer

I have a Tivo series 3 and it seems that shows on some channels (like HBO) are protected and thus you can't download to your machine with Tivo Desktop. Is there anyway around this?
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Hauppauge 1800 cannot output to tv?

I just got my new card hauppauge 1800 WinTv and all work fine in my second screen. THe problem is that the only way I have found to display the Tv show to the Television Screen is by using the S-Video ...
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How to integrate DirecTV HD-DVR into a home network

Some background information on my current home setup: Living Room 50" Plasma screen X-Box 360 Playstation 3 DirecTV HD-DVR Computer Equipment One unused Dell XPS (Pentium P4 3ghz, 2gb RAM) One ...
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How can I build my own DVR/PVR?

I have found many resource on Internet but they are all dated from before 2006. Any people have good information to build a setup to record video from tv to computer?