How to specify the Data Retention Time Limit on the DX8100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder.

Issue

How to specify the Data Retention Time Limit on the DX8100 HVR recorder.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX8000
  • DX8100

Cause

I need to configure a time limit for viewable recorded video.

Resolution

To set  the Data Retention Time Limit
  1. On the DX8100 toolbar, click the Setup button . The Setup dialog box opens to the Camera page.
  2. Click the System button. The System page is displayed.
  3. In the Data Retention Time Limit area, select a retention time limit from the drop-down list.

       

 4. Click Apply.  The Shut Down dialog box opens, prompting you to restart the DX8100

 5. Do one of the following:

  • To restart the DX8100 and use the new settings, click Yes. The DX8100 restarts.
  • To cancel the new settings, click No. The current time limit setting is restored and the system does not restart.