Self-Help Guides

Below is a list of workflows to walk you through commonly referenced situations


How to Find your SLC
How to Configure an “Action on Event” in Ocularis Administrator
How to Configure a “Blank Screen Event” in Ocularis Administrator
How to Set the Default Video Stream for Ocularis Client Views NEW
How to Create a Keyword Quick View
Required Ports for Ocularis Media Server
Creating an SSL Certificate for Ocularis Mobile
How to Run a WireShark Capture
Setup of Performance Monitor to Monitor Hard Drive Activity
Ocularis Base SQL Install Options
Setup of Performance Monitor for the Recording Server or Image Server services on Windows Server



How to Setup a Slave Core
How to Setup Video Failover UPDATED
How to Setup Second Device Manager
How to License Ocularis Recorder NEW
How to Manually Apply Ocularis Recorder Upgrade Files
How to Check Which Patches are Installed
How to Manually Apply Patches for Ocularis Recorder
How to Extend Ocularis Recorder Log Retention NEW


How to Add a Zone
How to Manually Add A Device/Camera
How to Add Devices Using Find Devices/Cameras
How to Add and Configure Multiple Cameras at The Same Time
How to Use a Camera Template to Easily Add Multiple Cameras
How to Enable PTZ Control For ONVIF Cameras

Motion Detection

How to Setup Server-Side Motion Detection
How to Enable 'Record On Motion' in Ocularis Recorder 5.2
How to Setup Camera Based Motion Detection
How to Setup Recording as an Alarm with Server-Side Motion Detection
How to Setup Alarm Based Camera Side Motion Detection Recording
How to Setup Camera Side Motion Detection When Using the Axis Generic Driver
How to Setup Camera Side Motion Detection When Using the HikVision Generic Driver

How to Configure and Setup Motion Detection on the Camera for Select Manufacturers

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Software Configuration

How to Setup PTZ Presets and Patrolling
How to Replace a Camera
How to Setup Additional Video Streams On Cameras UPDATED
How to Setup and Configure a Camera to Record Using Different Streams
How to Setup Recording on a Schedule
How to Setup Recording on Input Event
How to Configure Manual Button Triggers
How to Configure Email Alerts
How to Setup a Tampering Event
How to Configure Edge Storage
How to find Recorder Camera Storage Information NEW
How to Export the Recorder Configuration to Review the Settings NEW
How to Use Ocularis Recorder Report Mode to Track Configuration Changes NEW


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