How to eanble an analog camera on the DX8100 HVR recorder.


Local camera cannot be seen on the DX8100 camera tree.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • DX8100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder (HVR)


Camera is disabled in the DX8100 camera properties. 


  1. On the DX8100 toolbar, click the Setup icon. The Setup dialog opens to the Camera page. If the Setup dialog box is already open, click the Camera icon. The Camera page is displayed.
  2. In the Camera Properties section, do the following:
    • Select a camera from the Selected Channel drop-down box. Alternately, you can click a camera in the Site Tree to select it.
    • Verify that Local Camera is displayed in the associated Selected Channel drop-down box.
    • To enable an analog camera, select LOCAL CAMERA in the associated Selected Channel drop-down box.
  3. Click Apply