Cannot playback video exported from DS ControlPoint in MPEG / H.264 / MJPEG format

Issue

Cannot playback video exported from ControlPoint in MPEG / H.264 / MJPEG format

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

DS ControlPoint

Cause

Windows Media Player may not have the ability to view some of the new formats.

Resolution

ControlPoint 7.0.8 version has added the ability to export using new formats listed below:

  • H.264
  • MJPEG
  • MPEG1
  • MPEG2
  • MPEG4

A link to VLC VideoLAN player is provided below to assist viewing the new export formats:
Link

NOTE: Pelco recommends the above player but does not provide technical assistance for the application. Users are free to use any player that may support the new export formats.