How to pull JPEG snapshots from NET5500 Series Encoders.


Still JPEG Snapshots desired.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management


  • Pelco model NET5501, NET5508 & NET5516 Encoders.


Method to retrieve JPEG from multi-channel Encoders is not documented.


For single channel Encoders model NET5501, or to pull just the first channel from multi-channel encoders, use the following URL...

These examples assume the IP Address of your Encoder is, replace as appropriate.

For multi-channel encoders, or to pull from whichever channel is desired, use...

Where “X” is the channel number such as 0, 1, 2, 3, etc. in this example screenshot pulling the fourth channel of video (0 is the first channel)...