Formatting the DX4800/DX4700 storage hard drive(s).


DX4800 missing recorded video.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • DX4800
  • DX4700


Possible software corruption, new hard drive or hard drive problem


To format the storage hard drive(s) in a DX4800:

  1. Enter Setup.
  2. Click on System.
  3. Click on Camera.
  4. Click on Storage.
  5. Click on Format.
  6. Enter YES on the warning message.
  7. Wait for the hard drive to complete the format process.
  8. Verify the hard drive(s) have been formatted.

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