When using DIACAP with a Milestone VMS you cannot use passwords that contain a colon

Issue

When you are using a Milestone VMS with Sarix DIACAP cameras, you cannot use a colon in the password. Milestone does not accept colons. It does not matter if  using ONVIF or Pelco referencing

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management, Pelco Transmission & Power

Environment

Milestone VMS with Pelco Sarix cameras using DIACAP software.

Cause

Milestone does not accept colons in their passwords under any circumstance.

Resolution

Use a password that does not contain a colon