How do I initialize network IP cameras in the DVR5100 hybrid video recorder?

Issue

How do I initialize network IP cameras in the DVR5100 hybrid video recorder?

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DVR5100 Series HVR
  • IP cameras

Cause

Add IP camera to the DVR5100 HVR

Resolution

To set up an IP camera:
  1. Select an IP camera from the camera list using the mouse. The IP Camera dialog block appears
      NOTE: The IP Camera block is displayed only when an IP camera is selected from the camera list.
  2. If the desired IP camera is disabled, click Add/Edit Addresses.
  3. To add an IP address, type the IP address of the camera you wish to add, and then click the Add button.
  4. Click Close to close the dialog box. The most recently added or modified address is selected by default.
  5. Click Initialize to complete the setup.
  6. To disable the IP address, click Uninitialize.