Remote Configuration

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Overview
Configure Remotely

Overview

You can configure the camera properties and recording parameters of remote hosts by using Remote Configuration, which shows configuration values of multiple cameras in the form of a table, and modified values will be applied at once.

It is executed with the host or the group selected in Host Manager. If some hosts are not connected yet, it tries to connect to hosts automatically.

Execute Remote Configuration from Host Manager

Figure 2.97. Execute Remote Configuration from Host Manager


you can select only one item in Host Group. But, all hosts and cameras which belong to the item are listed in Remote Configuration.

Execute Remote Configuration from Host Group

Figure 2.98. Execute Remote Configuration from Host Group


Configure Remotely

It shows the configuration items of cameras in the form of a table. The column lists the configuration items, and the row stands for each camera.

Remote Configuration

Figure 2.99. Remote Configuration


When the connection to a host is broken, corresponding rows are disabled, and unsupported or insufficient privilege items are hidden.

Unsupported or or insufficient privilege items

Figure 2.100. Unsupported or or insufficient privilege items


If you click the configuration value, the cell becomes edit mode, in which you can enter new value or select new value of the list. Currently supported configuration items are following:

Name

It shows the name of a camera. Each host model supports different languages and maximum length.

Brightness

It shows the brightness of a camera in the number between 0 to 100.

Contrast

It shows the contrast of a camera in the number between 0 to 100.

Colorness

It shows the colorness of a camera in the number between 0 to 100.

Hue

It shows the colorness of a camera in the number between 0 to 100.

Frame Rate

It shows the frames per second of video stream or recording data.

Bitrate

It shows the bitrate per second of video stream or recording data.

GOP Size

It shows the key frame interval of video stream or recording data.

Quality

It shows the quality of video stream or recording data. Quality is described with the number started from 1, which means the highest quality.

To apply modifed configuration to the remote host, you must click Apply button. Sometimes, the value returned from the remote host may be displayed again.

Apply remote configuration

Figure 2.101. Apply remote configuration