How to edit the IP address/camera settings of a configured IP camera on a Digital Sentry system.

Issue

How to edit the IP address of an existing IP camera on the DSSRV system.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • Digital Sentry
  • DSSRV
  • IP camera configuration
  • DS Admin

Cause

The IP address of an IP camera being recorded on a Digital Sentry recorder has changed and needs to be updated on the system.

Resolution

  1. Open the DS Admin configuration software (Start > All Programs > Pelco > DS Admin).
     
  2. Login with a valid user account which has the Configuration Manager right assigned (default is the 'admin' account).
     
  3. Expand the Cameras folder
     
  4. Click on the camera which requires the IP address change.
     
  5. Under the General tab, click the Edit IP Camera Settings button.
     
  6. Edit the IP address in the TCP/IP Address field and then click OK.

    Example: