Where are camera resolution settings located on the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder?

Issue

Camera(s) on DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder are not set to the desired resolution and must be increased or decreased to fit a specification. Generally this is storage, bandwidth or general look of the video.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder - version 1.05.0035 and later.
Analog Cameras

Cause

This is a normal aspect of setting up a DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder.

Resolution

Camera settings can be modified by the following procedure:

  1. Log into the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder as the Admin account.  (Default Password:  Admin)
  2. Press the menu button on the unit (pictured below), a blue menu bar will appear across the top of the screen.
     
  3. Select the Setup option in the menu bar by pressing the corresponding colored button (red button with four dots).
  4. In the setup menu, choose the Recording tab, then the Storage sub-tab.  This will bring up the screen where resolution and framerate can be set on a camera by camera basis.