This article helps explain step by step how to format your USB memory stick or thumb drive for backing on a Standalone DVR. Usually, the format required is FAT32 but you can check your instruction manual.
It may or may not be a priority for you to completely understand how remote access on your security cameras work. But I am going to tell you anyway. Today, almost any network security camera, DVR or NVR is capable of being connected to your home or business Internet service and can be viewed on […]
Special thanks to Steve, Ken and the good folks at Tahoe Village Condominium Association for hosting our seminar last… Posted by ACTHA – Association of Condominium, Townhouse, and Homeowner Associations on Friday, March 17, 2017
Comcast has changed its lineup and Chicago condo buildings and apartment buildings with video security cameras and systems running through their cable are experiencing huge headaches. The change has caused many old cable modulators and cable deletion filters to stop working properly and causes cable channel interference. This causes your security camera feed to no longer be […]
A- We actually don’t use software in most cases for a DVR. Here is how it works. A standalone DVR comes delivered with firmware pre installed by the DVR manufacturer. The standalone DVR is not an actual computer but an electrical device that has a hard drive in is only made to record video security […]
When the new HD over coaxial cable came to market recently, it was very exciting news. Now you could upgrade to HD without changing your coaxial cables. Coaxial wires are expensive to replace when changing from analog cameras to HD IP cameras. But what if you had CAT5 or CAT6 wiring and are using baluns […]
Do hard drives really matter? Yes they matter immensely. Western Digital Purple Security-Grade Hard Drives are the very best and most reliable hard drives on the market for surveillance DVRs and NVRs. These hard drives are specially designed to withstand the continuous movement from recording that comes with any surveillance system. Pro Video Security only […]
Technology keeps roaring on like a speeding jet and frankly, even for us in the technology business, it is difficult to keep up with. Just released is new and very inexpensive technology allowing your old wiring to be kept and new HD cameras to be installed instead. Can’t afford all new cameras? No problem! This […]
Pro Video Security now provides a 3 Year Platinum Warranty on most of our of its installed products including our new HD DVRs, NVRs, HD Cameras and IP Cameras. We only sell WD Security Grade “Purple” Hard Drives with all of our recorders that also come with a 3 year year manufacturer warranty. Our […]
The state Senate has approved legislation that would replace Illinois’ eavesdropping law of 1961, sending the bill to Gov. Pat Quinn for approval. The legislature found itself needing to make changes to the law after the state Supreme Court deemed it unconstitutional earlier this year, saying it violates free speech. The legislation, which passed the senate 46 to 4, […]
FREMONT — A vehicle vandalism suspect caught on camera smashing out a car’s windows outside a downtown gym last month is being sought by police. The crime took place at 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 17 at the 24-Hour Fitness located on the 39300 block of Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont police spokeswoman Geneva Bosques said Wednesday.