Is there support for instant playback (playback from buffer) on the DX4500/DX4600 Series Digital Video Recorder?

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Issue

Is there support for instant playback (playback from buffer) on the DX4500/DX4600 Series Digital Video Recorder?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

DX4500/DX4600 Series DVR

Cause

View recorded video while record video from the selected channel.

Resolution

The DX4500/DX4600 supports two playback mode, instant playback and playback. Instant playback is accessed from the live view mode and allows you to simultaneously play back and record video from the selected channel. Playback is displayed in picture-in-picture (PIP) presentation in a separate pane.

Instant playback has the following conditions:

  • Played back video is viewed separately from the live video being recorded. Use the zoom controls to adjust the size of the playback video view pane (1x, 4x, and full size).

  • The playback pane can be moved to another location in the application window.

  1. On the front panel or remote control, press any of the arrow buttons to select a camera pane. Using the mouse, click a camera pane. A red border highlights the selected pane.

  2. To initiate instant playback, on the front panel or remote control, press the play button . Using the mouse, click the play button . The DVR displays playback video.

  3. To view the playback video and live video simultaneously, on the front panel or remote control, press any of the arrow buttons to move the pane. Using the mouse, left-click and drag the pane.

    The PIP pane relocates, and you can view playback and live video simultaneously.

  4. To return to the live view mode, on the front panel or remote control, press STOP. Using the mouse, click the stop button .