In this guide, we are going to cover adding your Hikvision IP camera or NVR to the IVMS-4200 client on a Windows PC.


Step 1: Download the Software and Connecting Your Camera

 

To get the NVR/Camera set up you will want to connect it to mains power with and an ethernet lead to your router.


You will then want to download and install the software from the link below.


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Step 2: Configuring Your Hikvision Camera


The video below shows you how to do this:

  • Connect the camera to your network using a wired Ethernet connection and power supply, then open IVMS-4200
  • Login to the software and it will automatically search for online devices
  • Click to Activate the camera and then press the Add to Client button then give it a nickname, make sure the export to group box is ticked
  • Go to the Main View option and double click on the folder on the left labelled with the name you set.