How to View an R-Series Recorder from a Computer

In this guide, we will show you how to view your R-Series recorder from your computer.

Sections in this guide:


Download and Launch the CamViewer Application

You can install the program from the software CD that came with your recorder, or you can click here to download it from our QuickStart page.




Log Into Your Recorder



On the login page, make sure to select the "DVR/NVR" at the top, then enter the following credentials and then click the "LOGIN" button.

  • IP Address/ID: Your recorder's Product ID (or P2P ID) can be found near the QR code, located on the system information screen or the product box
  • Media Port: 7050
  • User Name: admin
  • Password: admin789






* PTZ functions are not currently available on any R-Series camera. However, you can still use these features if you have a PTZ camera connected to your R-Series NVR over the ONVIF protocol.