Can DS ControlPoint export video using the EXE format when connecting to DX Series recorders?


Using DS ControlPoint as the client software connecting to a DX4800 recorder, when exporting video will the EXE format work on any PC when played back.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • DS ControlPoint 7.5.609 -7.12
  • DX8100/DX8000
  • DX4700/DX4800
  • DX4500/DX4600
  • DX4100
  • EXE
  • DS Media Player
  • XPA


Video export format which will playback on any PC without installing extra software.


Yes, exported video using the EXE format includes the DS Media Player and video clip in a single .exe file.  To start playback double-click the exported .exe file.


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