DS ControlPoint playback history and recorded video indicators.

Issue

There are no indicators for length of time retention when using DS ControlPoint.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

DS Control Point all versions

Cause

DS Control Point does not support retention history indicators.

Resolution

To verify your storage retention you must manlly search playback for as far back as you have indicated on the time line.

Click on Search, select a camera.  Zoom all the way out on the timeline.

Drop down the calendar and select random passed days . You will see the length of retained video on the time line.