Intro: HOW TO CONNECT CCTV TO ANDROID OR IPhone ?
HELLO MY FELLOW !
I AM WAQAR
here, I'll show you how to connect your CCTV DVR to android or iPhone .
ANSWER= you have CCTV cameras in your house or office and you have to watch the footages in your big monitor which is not so easy .
so, that is why you need connect to the smartphone or iPhone to watch the footages instantly
just over WI-FI.
whenever you want see the footages (bathroom,kitchen,bedroom or any room)
Step 1: CONNECT DVR TO MONITOR DIRECTLY
Just connect your CCTV DVR to monitor via VGA or HDMI CABLE
Step 2: CONFIGURE CCTV DVR SETTINGS
GO TO > SETTING OR CONFIGURATION > NETWORK
In the network section of your DVR
You have to set STATIC IP by disabling OBTAIN IP AUTOMATICALLY
IP address = 192.168.1.7
Subnet mask= 255.255.255.000
Gateway = 192.168.1.1
HTTP PORT= 80
(Just put above given data then click on apply or save, then reboot the DVR)
DVR part is done.
Step 3: NOW CONFIGURE WIFI ROUTER FOR DVR
Open your PC
Connect to WIFI via LAN OR WI-FI
OPEN INTERNET EXPLORER AND TYPE 192.168.1.1 OR 192.168.0.1 in address bar section.(don’t use chrome it may cause some problem)
For opening router’s homepage (you will be prompted for id and password get it from user manual of Wi-Fi router)
Find section of port forwarding there and put the following by adding new entry:
Port=80 or 8080
IP address =192.168.1.7
Leave other default
(Save the entry and click on enable all then just reboot your Wi-Fi router)
Step 4: CONNECT DVR TO WIFI VIA LAN CABLE
Just remove the VGA OR HDMI cable
And plug in LAN CABLE TO WIFI TO DVR
Step 5: CHECK THE SETTINGS
Just open your pc
Then open internet explorer
Type 192.168.1.7:80 in the address section then hit ENTER
(You may be prompt for downloading and installing something just do it as it says)
NOW, you have put ID & PASSWORD of DVR page (get it from user manual of DVR)
In my case it is [id=admin & password=password]
IF YOU CAN SEE LIVE FOOTAGES
HURRY YOU ARE DONE….
Step 6: NOW CONNECT TO ANDROID PHONE
You may close pc now (everything is done)
CONNECT YOUR SMARTPHONE TO THE WIFI NETWORK
GO TO PLAY STORE
SEARCH FOR SUPERLIVEHD &INSTALL IT
OPEN THE APP PUT THE FOLLOWING:
NETWORK = WIFI
IP &PORT =192.168.1.7:80
ID =Admin (find it in your DVR user manual)
PASSWORD=password (find it in your DVR user manual)
Just click on enter or login
We are done
LET ME KNOW IF YOU ARE FACING ANY PROBLEM.