Add multiple Live tabs in DS ControlPoint.


How to add new Live tabs in DS ControlPoint when using a single display monitor.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • DS ControlPoint


On a single monitor client PC running DS ControlPoint, need Live tabs created to populate all cameras from connected DVR's, then able to click on the different tabs to display a new layout of cameras.


  1. Open the DS ControlPoint client software (Start > All Programs > Pelco > DS ControlPoint)
  2. Click on the Live icon  at the top left of the screen.
  3. Click the Plus button to add a more Live tabs.

  4. Click the X to close a Live tab when no longer needed.


Information on using with multiple monitors, refer to article: How to create a multiview in DS ControlPoint and undock it to be used on another monitor.