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  1. Port Forwarding ASUS RT-N66U for your NVR Recorder

    Port Forwarding ASUS RT-N66U for your NVR Recorder
    Port forwarding is essential to viewing your surveillance system remotely. Without redirecting your packets you'll be stuck timing out every time you try to view your feed from a remote network. We try to make this process as simple for our end users as possible. I remember the first time I attempted to forward ports […]
  2. How to Connect an Analog PTZ Camera Using Video Power Data Baluns and Ethernet Cable

    How to Connect an Analog PTZ Camera Using Video Power Data Baluns and Ethernet Cable
    Installing an analog Pan Tilt Zoom Camera (PTZ Camera) has a little more complexity to it than a regular camera alone. There are 2 RS485 leads that also need to be wired to the DVR or PTZ Controller. Using Video/Power/Data Cable can be costly. However there is an alternative. If you use a pair of […]
  3. How to make your own Inspection Camera

    How to make your own Inspection Camera
    Here at CCTV Camera World, we customize our products to fit our customer's needs. A ton of time goes into developing new innovative ways to use our products. Today we discovered a new way to use our cameras, and we're going to share it with you. I'm telling you, the possibilities are endless.
  4. How to change the order of IP cameras connected to your NVR

    How to change the order of IP cameras connected to your NVR
    Want to change the order of PoE IP cameras connected to your PoE NVR, then this is a must watch video for the quick trick needed to reset the camera settings on the NVR. First, make sure you connect the cameras to the numbered PoE ports on the back of your NVR recorder. Disregard the […]
  5. DDNS Setup using NO-IP and your Computer

    DDNS Setup using NO-IP and your Computer
    So you’re having trouble viewing your surveillance system remotely, and you’ve already read our articles on forwarding your ports. Unless you pay your internet service provider for a static IP address you will need to set up Dynamic DNS (DDNS) in order to access your home network remotely. This article will explain what is DDNS, […]
  6. Wireless Security Camera System Setup Guide for Long Range Transmission

    Wireless Security Camera System Setup Guide for Long Range Transmission
    This How To guide discusses the steps necessary to setup a wireless camera system for long range transmission that can be used indoors or outdoors. We show how our wireless security cameras with built-in WiFi radios can be used with professional 2.4GHz WiFi access points to establish reliable signals for transmission up to 300ft. Clear […]
  7. How to make wired IP cameras in to Wireless IP Cameras

    How to make wired IP cameras in to Wireless IP Cameras
    If you are looking to set up one IP camera as a wireless web cam for your home or business that is also accessible from anywhere in the world, then this guide is for you! In this setup we will discuss how to make your wired IP security camera in to a wireless camera so […]
  8. How to view IP Cameras from a web browser

    How to view IP Cameras from a web browser
    Let's say you know very little about IP security cameras and you just purchased one. You have it in your hands, and you are wondering how to view the darn thing. If you've purchased one of CCTV Camera World's IP cameras then it's easy to view your camera on your computer. The guide below is […]
  9. How to find the IP address for your Ubiquiti access point?

    How to find the IP address for your Ubiquiti access point?
    Whether you are trying to find the IP address of a new Ubiquiti access point or one that you just simply forgot what you set its IP to, this quick guide will show you how to find the device on your network.
  10. The Beginners Guide to Wildlife Photography

    The Beginners Guide to Wildlife Photography
    With the advent, and rampant popularity of the digital camera and then the rise of the smart phone it seems that almost everyone is an amateur aspiring photographer with a least one zoom lens and photo under their belt. It is an enjoyable and rewarding hobby, as you are able to commemorate special moments in […]
  11. Security DVR and NVR Email Alert Setup Guide

    Security DVR and NVR Email Alert Setup Guide
    All of the DVR and NVR video recorders offered by CCTV Camera World have video based motion detection and email alert notifications as standard features. Although setting up motion detection based video recording is easy, integration of your email account and configuring email alerts can be challenging for the user unfamiliar with our DVR interface. […]
  12. Motion Detection Recording Setup for Security Camera DVRs

    Motion Detection Recording Setup for Security Camera DVRs
    This article will take you step by step through the process of enabling motion activated recording in your DVR or NVR recorder that you have purchased from CCTV Camera World. This is a very straightforward and simple process that should be very similar regardless of your unit and firmware. When you have your cameras set […]
  13. Xfinity Router Port Forwarding

    Xfinity Router Port Forwarding
    This article will take your through the process of port forwarding your Xfinity router. Port forwarding is a necessary process of establishing port rules within your router to allow internet traffic outside your home network to access your security system. This in turn allows you to view your live camera feeds from wherever you are, […]
  14. Verizon Fios Port Forwarding

    Verizon Fios Port Forwarding
    To access your DVR security system through either the computer or your phone, you must first go through a process known as port forwarding. Port forwarding with your router is a process of making "port rules" within your router that point internet traffic to your DVR. This enables your security system to be viewable from […]
  15. How to Enable Audio Recording and Streaming on your DVR

    How to Enable Audio Recording and Streaming on your DVR
    Audio recording and streaming capabilities are a standard part of almost all of the security camera DVRs that we sell. For the analog CCTV camera DVR and the HDCVI DVR it is necessary to enable audio recording through the user interface, whereas for IP cameras with built-in mic the NVR auto detects the presence of […]
  16. How to Improve Security Camera Video Quality

    How to Improve Security Camera Video Quality
    You can have video disturbances for several reasons. When you have cyclical video disturbances, ghosting, or colored lines appearing in your security camera video, they are 99.9% of the time a result of any of the reasons mentioned below.  In any of these instances, it is a common misconception to blame it on the equipment, […]
  17. How to setup a recording schedule on your NVR or DVR

    How to setup a recording schedule on your NVR or DVR
    Our DVRs and NVRs offer a variety of recording options. You can configure recording schedules based on the following methods: 1) calendar based, 2) motion activation based, or 3) alarm based. These schedules can be set individually for each camera, or copied to several or all cameras. You can configure recording schedules in several ways. […]
  18. How to Backup Video from your DVR or NVR

    How to Backup Video from your DVR or NVR
    Video backup to a USB flash drive is very easy from any of our DVR recorders or NVR recorders. Simply format a USB flash drive using the FAT or FAT32 file system and insert it in to the front USB 2.0 port on your DVR. Then follow the steps demonstrated in the video below
  19. The Evolution and Applications of the Camera

    The Evolution and Applications of the Camera
    Today, we take cameras for granted—we all have one on our cell phones and can snap photos or selfies whenever we want. But cameras weren't always so portable, affordable, or even that useful. The First Camera The very first type of camera was called a camera Obscura, or a pinhole camera. It's difficult to tell […]
  20. Comcast Router Port Forwarding

    Comcast Router Port Forwarding
    In order for your security system to be accessible from your phone or computer, you must make port forwarding rules in your home router to allow traffic from the internet.  You must first make a physical connection between your security DVR and your router with a network cable.  These "port rules" tell your router to […]

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