How do I record video when motion is detected (IPsurveillance)?
To set the camera up to record a video whenever motion isdetected,
please follow these steps:
1. Log in to the camera by typing its address into InternetExplorer.
The default address is 192.168.0.120
2. Go to 'Configuration', then click on 'Advanced' and
'Motion Detection' to enter the motion detection setuppage.
3. On this page
i) tick the box marked'Enable motion detection'
ii) click on 'New' to create a newwindow
iii) you can resize and drag the newwindow within the camera
image justlike any other window. Position this window
to show thearea you wish to monitor. You can also resize
the windowto cover the entire image
iv) enter a name and set'Sensitivity' and 'Percentage' as
desired.High values for sensitivity and low values for
percentagemake the camera detect motion more readily
v) save these settings byclicking on 'Save'
You can repeat steps ii) - v) to create up to threemotion detection
windows. For more information about these settings,refer to page 58
of your manual.
4. Next, bring up the IP surveillance software. Click onthe
'Configurations' button. If you have not yet set upyour camera,
click on 'Camera Configuration...' and keep readingbelow. Else, click
on 'Scheduler...' and skip ahead to 6.
5. In 'Camera Configuration', click on 'Insert', and enter theaddress of
the camera (default: 192.168.0.120) and the usernameand password you
assigned to the IP Surveillance software. Confirm yourentry by clicking
on 'OK', then save your settings by clicking on'Save'. You should now
be taken back to the Monitor screen, which willdisplay the image from
your camera. Click on 'Configurations' and'Scheduler...'.
6. If you wish to set a specific schedule recording, enter thisunder
'Primary Schedule' by selecting either 'Once' or'Every day', then
setting the start and end times to the desired values.Click on
the first button next to the times, 'Apply selectedperiod into
schedule' to enter the times into the schedule. Repeatthis process
for all time periods you wish to enter.
7. Select 'Event mode', ensure that the box labelled 'Motiondetection'
is ticked, and select which windows should trigger anevent. The three
Windows which you can select refer to the motiondetection windows in
the order that they were created.
8. If you wish to always record when motion is detected, enable'Event Mode'
under 'Secondary Schedule' as well.
9. Click on 'Save' and then 'Close'
Your software is now configured to record video whenever motionis detected !