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  1. Hi. Yes they can be reset But you will need to post the date and time that it shows on the dvr screen also the default is 888888
  2. Hi. Why would it be an issue. he would still need a pc or laptop to view the camera he wants to move. other options using a network joystick. But you will have to make changes at ptz ...... camera needs to go into a switch before it’s connected to nvr. So he can have direct link to ptz from remote location other is moxa rs232 to USB ..... this you would use on the remote pc and it turns a USB port into command for ptz control via com port ..... but his remote software needs to support this option what make is ptz and nvr in use
  3. Hi. Yes it’s simple and has a few ways of doing it. first way has no cost ..... most nvr remote software has the ptz control built in for all devices windows / Mac / iOS / Android option 2 is install a nvr of same make in his home and call all cameras to that. this option also gives your customer a off site backup recording giving his system a bit more security
  4. Hi. Yes most cameras are both h264/h265 and also auto detect
  5. Hi. Don’t use a 3rd party cloud you will save a lot of money installing your own and hiding it take a look at the WD cloud unit. It will do what you want and also other benefits like photos / video / music storage from your other devices
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    A CALL FOR HELP !!!!!!!!

    Hi. Two problems stand out from the start. First is your cat cable stranded cat6 should not be used for that distance only for patch or locations that may have movement...... also you can’t clip stranded cat6 other is power cable over that distance 0.75 or 1mm would be better how many cameras do you have on each cat6
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Hi. With a budget of £500 going the Poe switch option and your cabling your budget is not much. how many cameras do you think you need 4 in 1 shed and 2 in the other ? an nvr is now only the size of small dvd player a box would only be a few £s to house it in. you can buy cheaper options from eBay or amazon ..... but you need to look at how the audio is configured some need wired mics back to nvr some the cameras don’t have built in microphones so that’s an extra cost
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Hi. Cable from house to shed will limit your data from cameras (running all data from switch back to nvr on one cable) install nvr in shed and run your network cable from house to nvr in shed. this will save you a lot of money as no switches are needed and you won’t be limited to resolution of cameras
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Hi with sort distances like yours POE switch is not needed nvr with Poe
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Superlive plus is one of the best apps at the moment fast HD with audio and full control of nvr from mobile/pad and pc what will be your cable distance house> nvr > cameras we’re are you located
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Hi. I would look at 6mp cameras with audio with your budget. 4 cameras in a shed will give you most cover as 6mp will give you more detail than a 2mp
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    CCTV setup for farm

    Hi. We’re are you located and what is your budget. 360 camera might be best for your barn areas plus it would keep the cost down for your remote location barn as they are very low power use. your nvr would be located on the house which would give you view of all cameras
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    Waves on monitor

    Hi. Baluns or ground loop devices will not help you. you can’t alter ntsc format cameras you are fortunate that you can change the format on your recorder for each format ... not all dvrs give you that option Larnaca. North old Cyprus
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    Waves on monitor

    Hi. Forget about ground loop that would not fix pal/ntsc format problems ..... and ground loop is not a problem with HD anyway noth Cyrus is going to be our location
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    Waves on monitor

    Not only do cameras have switchable pal ntsc in there menu dvr also has the option on each channel they need to match so if your having to run some cameras NTSC then regional setting on that channel is set to NTSC