3rd Party Hardware/FireTV/View Camera Feeds via TinyCam

View Camera Feeds via TinyCam Monitor

Description

Prerequisites

Video Instructions

Step by Step Instructions

Firestick Setup Part 1

1. Under, Settings -> Device -> Developer Options, enable, "ADB Debugging" and, "Apps from Unknown Sources" on your FireTV.

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Android Device Setup Part 1

2. On your Android device, download and install the following from the Google Play Store:

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3. Launch, "Apps2Fire" on your Android device.

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4. On the upper bar, scroll from right to left until you get to, "Setup"

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5. Click, "Search Fire TV's" and wait a few moment.

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6. Once the Firestick is populated in the lower list, click the IP address to populate the upper box, and then, "Save"

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7. On the upper bar, scroll left to right until you get to, "Local Apps"

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8. Scroll down until you see, "tinyCam FREE" or "tinyCam Pro" Click on TinyCam to bring up a dialogue box.

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9. Click, "Install"

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Firestick Setup Part 2

10. On the FireTV, go to, "Your Apps & Games" and scroll all the way to the right and click, "See All"

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11. Locate the TinyCam application, and launch it.

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12. Click, "Add IP Camera, NVR/DVR"

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13. Input the following:

  • Camera Brand = ONVIF (Scroll all the way to the top of the list)
  • Camera Model = Profile S

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  • Hostname/IP Address = Your Dahua device's IP address
  • ONVIF Port Number = 80
  • Protocol = RTSP over TCP (MPEG/H264/H265)
  • RTSP Port Number = 554
  • Use HTTPS = Unchecked

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  • Username = ONVIF User Credentials, usually "admin"
  • Password = ONVIF password for Dahua device.

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14. Scroll back up to the top. The, "Camera Status" should indicate, "OK"

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15. Click, "Camera Status" to test the video feed. If the video feed appears, you have successfully added the device.

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16. You should now be able to go back, and view your camera feed.

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