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The basic functions of NVR are executed in the live screen. Available actions are selecting display mode for the monitoring cameras, controlling PTZ(Pan/Tilt/Zoom) linked to the selected camera, triggering the alarms(digital outputs), entering the search mode, executing the system configuration or etc.
One way to select the camera is clicking the button of the camera number. The selected button is displayed differently from the buttons of other cameras. The display area of the camera is switched according to the current display mode when a camera is selected. If the display area of a camera is clicked directly, the camera will be also selected automatically.
The selected camera is used for deciding the group of the cameras to be shown in the display mode and controlling PTZ(Pan/Tilt/Zoom) connected to the camera.
The lamps next to each camera buttons inform the events related the cameras. Different colors of the lamp stand for different events, for example, the red one indicates the recording event, the yellow one indicates the event like motion detection.
The number and the shape of cameras to display in a screen can be selected by clicking these buttons. This function can be selected by clicking mouse button or pressing keyboard button. The next display mode is selected by pressing Tab key. The previous display mode is selected by pressing Control+Tab key. The next page in the same screen mode is shown by pressing PageDown key. The previous page in the same screen mode is show by pressing PageUp key.
This mode shows only the selected camera in the display area. If a mouse button is double-clicked on the display area of a camera, the camera will be selected and the display mode will be switched to 1x1 mode automatically. If a mouse button is double-clicked again, the display mode will be returned to the previous mode.
This mode shows 2 channels according to the number of the selected camera.
This mode shows 4 channels according to the number of the selected camera.
This mode shows 6 channels consist of one big display area on the top left corner with small ones.
This mode shows 9 channels according to the number of the selected camera.
This mode shows 10 channels consist of two big display area on the top half with small ones on the bottom.
This mode shows 13 channels consist of one big display area on the top left corner with small ones.
This mode shows all of 16 channels.
This mode shows all of 25 channels.
This mode shows all of 36 channels.
This mode shows all of 49 channels.
This mode shows all of 64 channels.
This mode shows all of 81 channels.
This mode shows all of 100 channels.
Full screen mode is toggled by moving the mouse cursor to the right top corner of the screen or clicking the corner arrow. The same action is performed with pressing left Windows key.
Translucent background color is added to camera selection buttons when the maximum number of cameras in the selected display mode is lesser than the one in the system. The selected camera has white color, all the other cameras in the same group have black color, the rest cameras have grey color. The camera number with camera source is displayed with white foreground color and the one without camera source or signal is displayed with grey foreground color.
This button turns off or reboots the system. You can use this function by clicking this button or by pressing Pause key. Also, user and password must be entered on the confirmation dialog window and the action to execute can be chosen.
This button starts the search mode where the recorded video or the event can be searched and replayed. You can toggle the mode betweeen main display and search mode by clicking this button or by pressing Esc key. Detail information is described in Search Mode.
This button activates and deactivates the camera switching. The switching interval can be configured in Display Configuration. You can use this function by clicking this button or by pressing F3 key.
This button locks the system not to use it temporarily. You can use this function by clicking this button or by pressing ScrollLock key. The locked system hides all the channels which are playing. User and password are required to unlock the system. It can be disabled in Display Configuration.
This button shows the system configuration menu. Each configuration is described in the related page.
The information of the product is displayed.
The detail information of each model is described in the section called “NVR Models”.
Type of Product
The type of the installed product is displayed.
Date, time information are displayed in this area. To change date and time, see Time & Date Configuration.
Network information is displayed in this area. To change network address, see Network Interface Configuration.
This button is used to execute the alarm which is corresponding the number of the button.
Bigger numbers of alarm buttons can be seen by dragging the mouse cursor to the left side on these buttons, smaller ones can be seen by dragging the mouse cursor to the right side or by scrolling mouse wheel-scroll buton. Interval or counts of alarm can be configured in Alarm Configuration.
does the same action with alarm button. The selected camera is moved to the position of the preset which has the corresponding number with the clicked button.
You can move and zoom in / out using Pan / Tilt Zoom control. If you clickbutton or press F2 key, PTZ control buttons are shown in the top-left corner on selected camera image.
Clicking this button toggles the mode between Camera PTZ mode and Digital Zoom mode. If you're in search screen or selected camera doesn't support PTZ protocol, only Digital Zoom mode is used.
Moving Camera / Image
In Camera PTZ mode, the camera's Pan / Tilt devices are controlled. In Digital Zoom mode, the viewport area is moved on the zoomed image. In Digital Zoom mode, you can move the viewport by moving the mouse pointer while a mouse button is pressed.
Camera PTZ Mode: Camera/ / / /
the camera's Zoom device is controlled to zoom in / out or set focus to auto / far / near. You can also zoom in / out with mouse wheel buttons.
Digital Zoom mode: Image/ /
Image is scaled with digital image algorithm. You can also zoom in / out with mouse wheel buttons.
The position of the camera title is changed by pressing F1 key. This position can be configured in Display Configuration.