Applies to: DW81KD/DW61LD/DW41JD/S500, S300, FC200
Purpose: The article will introduce how to set up motion detection recording. Please note that this instruction only works for the new series.
Before you start the setting:
Kindly please confirm that if you have installed the HDD inside the box? If not, Kindly please follow the guide here:
1. Confirm HDD status.
When confirmed HDD is successfully installed HDD inside the box, you can check the HDD setting.
Please go to Setting-->Record--->Storage" to check the status. If the status shows "R/W", that means the status is normal.
If the HDD status is "error" or other messages, you can init it to make it work normally:
2. Motion Setting
Please go to "Setting"-"Camera"-"Smart Event". enable the alarm, then go to draw the motion detection area.
Go to the Arming Schedule to select the available time for the alarm.
Go to Linkage Action to check the available features that you would like to have.
3. Set up Recording.
Please notice that the system default setting is continuous recording. Please go to "Setting"-"Record"-"Schedule":
Please directly enable the schedule first, Then click the Event, then drag the time in the schedule.
You could also click the "Edit" to select the recording time.
After that, the purple bar will be shown on the record page. That means you have set up motion detection recording.
3. When finishing the setting in one channel, You can directly click "copy" to all channels.
You could also set up the camera one by one.