To access data of DVR from a computer or the Internet, you must perform the following steps:
- In order to connect the DVR to an Ethernet network (LAN) you can use either the standard cable is a twisted pair, through which the DVR is attached to a network switch or a wire, compressed according to the scheme "cross" to connect directly to the network card of a personal computer. Typically, the DVR came with software that allows you to control it from your computer after you connect to a network or directly to computer.
- To connect the DVR via the Internet you will need a static IP address associated with the DVR, which should be the access control device.
- After connecting to the local network with access to the Internet, specify the name and password that will allow access to live video and device management.
- Now to connect the DVR to the computer located in the Internet at any point of the planet, very simple. Start your browser, enter the IP address of the device. The user will be prompted to download client software. After the download is complete can enter a name and password to access the data, and you can view the recorded device information. After entering the admin username and password, the user will be able to even remotely control the device.
To eliminate possible problems that may appear when connected to the DVR, try the following steps:
- Make sure that the data logger is set to save network settings and enabled web service.
- Verify that the IP address of the Registrar is available. You can do this by using the ping command: enter at the command line (invoked from the start menu — Run, or by pressing Win+R) ping xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx, replacing the crosses value of the IP address of the device.
- If the logger is connected directly to the computer, verify that the network cable is compressed according to the scheme "cross", otherwise the device will not be discovered in the network.