VXS: Axis Cameras require Stream Profile to be configured on the camera to add properly to VXS

Issue

Adding Axis Cameras to VXS

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • VXE
  • VXS
  • VXP

Cause

If you add an Axis camera to a VXS and the camera does not have a Stream Profile configured, it may not create datasources in VideoXpert and the camera will not work correctly because of that.

Resolution

You need to add a Stream Profile to an Axis Camera before trying to add it to a VXS for recording.

 

1. Prior to adding an Axis Third Party Camera ensure that there is a Stream Profile Setting configured as seen below:

 

 

2.  Go to Admin Portal -> Add Axis Camera via Axis Driver