How to update the software on a DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder using a CD or USB.

Issue

DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder  has an older software version.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder 

Cause

Update DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder software version.

Resolution

Resource:  Download ImgBurn v2.3.2.0

  1. Download  DVR5100 System Software Update 01.05.4152
  2. Unzip the downloaded file sa28-0089-0003-dvr5100-update-01054152.zip
  3. Burn image SA28-0089-0003-DVR5100-Update-01054152.iso to CD or copy to USB key
  4. Insert CD or USB KEY into DVR5100
  5. Connect a monitor and keyboard directly to the DVR5100
  6. Log onto the DVR5100 with username admin and password admin.  See DVR5100 default username and passwords LL#10782 here
  7. Enter DVR5100 Menu by pressing the F4 key
  8. Select the General Tab
  9. Click the Update Software button

Note:  After the update the DVR5100 will reboot, log back into the DVR as admin and verify the version updated.

Related Lessons Learned Articles:
Software Recovery of the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder.  View LL#10228 here
All analog cameras missing from the DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder camera list.  View LL#13105 here

Software Recovery of the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder 10228
http://buildingskb.schneider-electric.com/view.php?AID=10228
 
 
All analog cameras missing from the DVR5100 Hybrid Video Recorder camera list.
http://buildingskb.schneider-electric.com/view.php?AID=1310