NVR/Recording Setup/Motion Record

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Motion Record


Use Motion recordings to secure your home, business or building in which it records any movement on the video. Generally used when someone is on your property that isn't authorized at your home, business or building. It also saves HDD space when set to motion recording only.


  • A NVR that is connected to the internet.
  • An IPC that is connected to the NVR.
  • Up to date firmware for both systems.

Video Instructions

Step by Step Instructions

All the operations depend on the GUI of NVR.

1).  In this order: Main menu → Advanced → Record,then check all the channels you need to set motion detect to Schedule.

2).  In this order: Main menu → Setting → Detect, choose the channel you want to set, for example , like figure 1 shows channel 2 is selected to show this function. Check the box “Enable” and “Record channel”.

3). In this order: Main menu → Setting → Schedule, like figure 3 shows ,firstly select the channel you want to set, here it’s channel 2.

Then choose the Period of recording ,for your case you can select All, this NVR supports 6 periods to set this function, usually we just use one period 00:00-24:00. In the Period 1, you should check the video type box which you want to record, like “Regular”, “MD” (Motion Detect), “Alarm”, “MD & Alarm”. For your case, just check the box “MD” is okay.

4). Remember to save when you have set each step successfully .

You can set the region for detection trigger like figure 2, the red region refers to where you want to monitor the motion. Setting like the figure shows, it means anybody pass the room will trigger the motion detect, and the people’s movement in the room won’t. The default setting is monitor the motion of the whole screen. And you can set the motion sensitivity of the camera threshold, usually just set it as the default number.

Setup Motion Recording via Web Interface

1. Set up tab → event → video detect.


2. Check enable → Choose which cameras you want motion detect set for. You may copy motion settings from one channel to another or from one channel to all by selecting the "Copy" button on the lower left.


3. Set Period. You can choose what days and times you want motion detect set.


4. Choose which functions you want motion to do when a motion event occurs such as snap shot and record channel. The set up is the same for record channel, snapshot and tour. You may choose which cameras record , snapshot , tour and PTZ activation when a motion event occurs. All or more than one camera maybe selected.


5. Select notification when a motion event occurs. Remember to click "OK" to save settings.


6. Select Setup Tab → Storage → Schedule → Click on Setup button

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7. Check off Motion, Default time period is 0:00 to 24:00 hours. → Select "All" for recording motion everyday. → Click on "Save" to save schedule settings.

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8. Select Record → Select "All" for motion detection to record everyday. You may choose which cameras on which streams record motion. Click on "Save" → to save settings.

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Set up Motion recording via local recorder

1. From the Main Menu Select "Event"


2. Select Motion Detect


3. Choose the channel(s) to set motion and check off enable.



4. Select region to adjust the sensitivity of each part of the scene. You can leave it to default if motion is to record the whole scene if needed. Each color corresponds to a zone in which you can set each of the zones motion detection sensitivity and threshold.



5. Select Period "Setup" to set time and days motion is to be set to.

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Select Setup.

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Select the time period and days motion is to detect and record -> Click on Save.

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Select Ok to save

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6. Check off record channel and choose which cameras are to record motion events.

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7. Select Apply and Save.

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8. Select Storage.

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9. Check off MD(Moition Detection)

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10. Select the settings icon.

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Here you can set the times and days motion detection is to record. Check off MD (motion detection). Select all or the day motion detection is to be recorded -> Select save.

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11. It should show yellow for the days and times you set motion to -> Click apply and ok to save settings.

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