An IP camera is a type of digital video camera commonly used for surveillance. Unlike a conventional (analog) CCTV (closed circuit TV), the digital nature of an IP camera allows it to send and receive data over the Internet.

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Mount NAS to Axis camera using Windows 7 file share

I am unable to mount a network share from a win 7 machine to my Axis M1054 ip camera. The network share works fine when accessing the share from another windows 7 computer, but not from the camera. ...
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Port Forwarding to changing internal IP address

I have a security IP cam that I like to check remotely. I have set up my router to forward to the port I have assigned to the cam, etc. Here is the problem. My ISP router periodically changes the ...
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Port forwarding is messed up

recently changed Hikvision Cube IP camera's (DS-2CD2412F) port and then after it does not work. I also changed the port forwarding in the router. It works only for 1 to 2 hrs, then it cannot be ...
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Are there alternate firmware(s) for security camera systems like OpenWRT/DD-WRT/Tomato for routers?

I have a Q-See camera system that is ~2-3 years old. The firmware that came on it is the most recent/last firmware that it came with. Are there modified firmware/OS's similar to OpenWRT for routers, ...
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Moving to a house that has no current networking setup, does this diagram work?

I'm not entirely sure how NVR and PoE camera works, but essentially, I want to view all the camera with no hassle and then save all the recorded footage onto a storage server for the NVR. Also, I want ...
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ip camera seems to not request a IP via DHCP; orange lamp on the Ethernet port stops blinking after slight audible “crack”

I want to test the plain functionality of my IP camera. My camera is currently connected to my router with an Ethernet cable. Unfortunately I don't have a manual - but if I understood this answer ...
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Add IP camera and Web Server to same router

I've run a web server on WRT1900AC router for some time now. Recently I added a Pyle IP camera to the network. After adding the IP camera (port 6001 set on camera and port forwarding), the web ...
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Ftp camera pics to raspberry pi with usb stick

I try to put the camera pictures (external ip camera) to a raspberry pi that I added to my network. The OS is Raspbian and I mounted a usb stick 16G for the pictures. The problem is that I provided ...
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how to do port forwarding if my router wan ip is different from public ip?

I have an IP camera and i want to access it from anywhere around the world. I have configured my NETGEAR-router JNR1010 for port forwarding but the WAN IP it gives me is different from the public ip ...
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Record IP Camera w/o motion detection or transcoding?

I have a Hikvision IP camera (DS-2CD2332-I: 3MP, IR, h.264 stream) mounted on the front of my house, and I'd like to record its stream, so that it can be later watched - for example, if there is a ...
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Not able to access IP CAM on different wireless AP

I've set up a small home network with 1 wired router (TP-LINK TL-R860) and 2 wireless routers (TL-WR841N). Everything seems to be working correctly except for one issue... I have a wireless IP cam ...
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How can I send IP Camera output to a central server

I have a DLink DCS-934L IP Camera which I have in my local network. I can monitor the video on a browser and use it in a HTML program in my network. I would like to send the stream to a central server ...
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openRTSP cannot record from few IPcams

I'm trying to do some small streaming server to record from IP cameras. Everything is just working perfectly(almost), I made some scripts ..but when I'm recording from couple IPcams simultaneously I ...
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How to remotely set up IP cameras?

I'm trying to set up a CCTV system at my parents' house. Most of the networking is done already (I think), but I still need to set up most of the ~30 cameras. This is the network topology: internet ...
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Samsung IP camera, wifi direct feature

Can we use wifi direct feature of samsung IP cameras to connect them directly to Laptop wifi adapter without the need of any additional router? I am working on an OpenCV project and i want to read ...
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onvif protocol GetSnapshotUri and bash

i've a camera that support onvif protocol i need to retrive a snapshot from it , in a bash script , but for this i need to have the url were i can retrive it!!! i've tried the most common url for ...
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Multiple ethernet device to single laptop

I am working on a project in which I have to connect multiple webcams to my PC through an ethernet cable. Is there any device which can help in accomplishing this task. How is there any other way ...
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Is it possible to connect a P2P IP Camera to a mobile router wirelessly

I have purchased a Megapixel Wireless P2P IP Camera and I'm having trouble configuring it. It seems when I read the manuals that I need to make a wired connection with a RJ45 network cable to my ...
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convert RTSP stream from ip camera to MPEG-TS

I have an ip cam that I can see its stream via RTSP on vlc media player. I want to use this stream on another device that does not supports RTSP, it only supports MPEG-TS, is there anyway I can ...
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Is it possible to install 2 IP cameras in the same Wi-Fi network in a way that they are both visible by external networks, e.g. 3G mobile networks?

As just stated in the title, I am having trouble installing 2 IP cameras such as these pictured below. Basically, they both work with Wi-Fi network, but when I switch on 3G only one of them is visible ...
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looking for a linux distro that will load a website and do nothing else [closed]

Not sure if this is the right stack for this question: Basically this is going to be running a security camera feed 24/7 and nothing else, where the feed is accessed via a specific website with a ...
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DLink DCS-3220 network camera suddenly fails to display image

I have been using a D-Link DCS-3220 camera for several years. It suddenly will not display an image. I am able to capture a snapshot without issue. Access is on local network, not from Internet. ...
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viewing the dvr from wan failed

I have a DVR in my store with four cameras . I have port forwaded it and used no ip service to fix my ip adress . Now i can view the DVR when i am inside the network by typing the local ip adress of ...
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Login to PSS (professional surveillance system) failed

I have connected four cameras to a DVR in my store. To view them with internet I set up the DVR using PSS Professional Surveillance System; it automatically found the DVR and port forwarded: ...
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Port forwarding testing

In trying to check if I setup Port Forwarding correctly for my IP security camera none of the services report the port open. I can access the camera from within the LAN, but can't see it from the WAN. ...
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Is there a way to turn analog cameras into ip cameras?

I've got 8 Monacor analog cameras which I used to connect to a Geovision capture Card now the Card is broken. So I was thinking if there is a way to connect them to my Synology DS214+.
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Can't Maintain Network Transfer Speeds

I have a real head scratcher here. Has anyone ever encountered a situation in which a network can maintain a certain amount of data transfer over a short period, before dropping off suddenly? ...
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How do I secure the network of an outside the house IP-camera

I have 3 IP-Camera's outside my house, they are all connected via network(RJ45) to my 8 port POE switch (D-LINK XXXX). The POE switch is connected to a 18 port switch (D-LINK XXXX), and finally that ...
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How do I know all the ip address used by the ip cameras in the network

There are many ip cameras connected to a network. I have access to the network and also got some of the rtsp IPs. I want to scan the IPs of all the cameras in the network. Is there a way to do that?
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FFMPEG capture snapshot image from RTSP IPCamera

Hi I am able to stream video successfully from my IP Camera with VLC using the URL: rtsp://192.168.0.6:554/cam/realmonitor When attempting to use FFMPEG it is failing with the following errors: I ...
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Unable to remotely view IP camera's RTSP stream

I have recently completed a Zoneminder surveillance system installation at a remote location. The dedicated server is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and is currently connected to 4 IP Cameras (Hikvision ...
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Accessing to IP cameras behind TL-MR3020 nano router

What I want to do is connecting several IP cameras to my LAN with wireless router/AP. I have a main USRobotics modem/router/AP (192.168.1.1) and all my computers are connected to that one using ...
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Running a dedicated security network

I'm trying to move my four bandwidth hungry IP cameras over to their own personal network. I need software that monitors them 24/7 for motion and that slows down my main router. If I were to get ...
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How to connect 3 ip camera through a router to a pc?

I want to connect 3 IP cameras to a pc and capture their images in fair fps and process their image on pc by a program. I don’t need to capture the images from all of 3 cameras at the same time, just ...
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D-Link IP Camera viewer showing a black screen

My D-Link IP Camera that I've set up in Thailand to watch over an elderly relative doesn't seem to work at all. When accessing the viewer from D-Link's page, I am greeted with a blank black screen, ...
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Communicate with a device with an IP set to a broadcast address

I have a wireless IP camera that I am setting up to use for Timelapse purposes. When configuring a static IP selected 192.168.0.255 so as to be memorable, I latter found out (after I couldn't connect ...
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How can I get a Sony Network Camera (SNC-RZ25N) to stream without a Java applet?

We’re having trouble with our website’s webcams (Sony SNC-RZ25N) mounted in underwater housings; the website can be viewed here. Recent security requirements for unsigned Java applets require adding ...
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Use IP Camera for Skype / Hangout?

How can I use IP cameras (connected by Ethernet) for Google Hangout / Skype cameras? I'd like to have the quality of those IP cameras and use them both as they were meant to and for Web Conference ...
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IP camera using a USB 3G Modem using same IP address on every boot

I am looking to build a video monitoring system using raspberry pi. I used the motion software, and it worked well with ethernet. Now, I am want to get it working with a 3G USB dongle. I am using a ...
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Use a IP-camera as a virtual camera

I want to use an IP camera with webrtc. However webrtc seems to support only webcams. So I try to convert the IP camera's stream to a virtual webcam. I found software like IP Camera Adapter, but they ...
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Emulate a USB camera with an IP camera for web conference

Our office uses Cisco's WebEx for business web conferences and I want a camera with Pan/Tilt/Zoom for use in our board room. Unfortunately WebEx only supports USB cameras (mainly those on the Windows ...
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DHCP Pool Range / IP-Camera Setup

Lately I have been trying to set up a IP-Camera for friends wirelessly. I realized on their router its DHCP pool range is from 192.169.2.100 - 192.168.2.200. But when I changed the IP address of the ...
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Hama m360 Wireless IP Cam Setup Nightmare

I have set up IP Cams before, although it has been a while. Recently a friend of mine wants me to help him set up a Hama m360 IP Camera. I have read the instruction for so many times I could even ...
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Do wired ethernet cameras exist?

Do wired ethernet (i.e. rj45) cameras exist. Cameras which have a single rj45 cable which connect into a network card, from which they can be used to record/view video?
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Capturing multiple RTSP streams simultaneously in sync

I would like to capture h264 rtsp streams from up to six IP cameras simultaneously and save them to separate files. The cameras are connected to a Gigabit switch which is connected to my pc. The ...
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Establish connection with an IP camera behind a modem-router assigned with a private IP by Internet Service Provider?

Most solutions out there require the modem-router to have been assigned a public IP by the ISP. After which, one can access the IP camera via a portforward setting on the router. However, my ISP only ...
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Can't remotely access my IP Camera

I got a Foscam(FI9821W) IP camera, which I can access on LAN, but not from outside! It has port forwarded on my Netgear router, DDNS available, I even put it on DMZ on router, disabled my firewall, ...
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How to locally (within LAN) and publicly (over internet) access an IP camera using only one IP?

Is this possible? If so, how to set it up? Currently, I access my IP camera via 192.168.1.2:8888 when at home, and some_public_ip:8888 (portforwarded) when out. It's really a hassle having to switch ...
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Can I stream multiple GoPro 3 cameras to a Linux computer?

I didn't know whether this was a camera question, a linux question, or a networking question. Please feel free to move or request to move this question as necessary. I want to capture the video ...
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Accessing a surveillance camera DVR from WAN, webpage loads but no video stream

Given the following network setup, MyDSLModem (Internet) | MyRouter (192.168.1.1) ─┬─ (192.168.1.3) MyPC1 ├─ (192.168.1.2) NeighborRouter (192.168.2.1) ─┬─ (192.168.2.X) ...