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General => Video Camera Control => Topic started by: juchab on June 21, 2017, 10:59:15 am

Title: Amcrest NVR POE cameras
Post by: juchab on June 21, 2017, 10:59:15 am
Is it possible to add Amcrest POE cameras and NVR to Veralite or Vera Edge controller?

Thanks
Title: Re: Amcrest NVR POE cameras
Post by: sommervi on August 19, 2017, 11:27:38 pm
Amcrest ProHD 1080p 30FPS WiFi IP Security Camera IP2M-841
-Upgrade the camera firmware to V2.420.AC00.17.R from Amcrest?s website
-Copy the entire string below into notepad
http://192.168.1.2/port_3480/data_request?id=lu_action&serviceId=urn:micasaverde-co
m:serviceId:HomeAutomationGateway1&action=CreateDevice&deviceType=urn:schem
as-upnp-org:device:DigitalSecurityCamera:2&UpnpDevFilename=D_DigitalSecurityCam
era2.xml&Description=Amcrest&RoomNum=0&IpAddress=192.168.1.12&StateVariable
s=urn:micasaverde-com:serviceId:Camera1,URL=/cgi-bin/snapshot.cgi?1
urn:micasaverde-com:serviceId:HaDevice1,Commands=camera_full_screen,camera_ar
chive_snapshot&Username=admin&Password=admin&Reload=1
-Change http://192.168.1.2 to your Vera?s local IP address
-Change IpAddress=192.168.1.12 to the IP address of your Amcrest Camera
-Change Username=admin to your username on your Amcrest Camera
-Change Password=admin to your password on your Amcrest Camera
-Copy the entire string from notepad and paste it into a web browser while on the same
network as the Vera controller.
-After a few minutes you should see the following in your browser
 

-After a few minutes you should now see the Amcrest camera added to the Vera
Title: Re: Amcrest NVR POE cameras
Post by: jamin2bmp on November 29, 2017, 08:32:28 am
Thanks Sommervi,

I've been trying to get my Amcrest cameras to work with Vera for a long time and your script has simplified the whole thing.

Once again, Thankyou.

Regards.