In the world of video management, it’s quite difficult to accept that someone might be unaware of Hikvision iVMS-4200, which is the video monitoring software for Mac Operating System. The software iVMS-4200 is very versatile, and it can be used for DVRs, NVRs, IP cameras, etcetera. Here, we’ll see how to configure Hikevision iVMS-4200 client software on your PC device.
iVMS works with most of the Hikvision devices. With the help of this software, you can quickly build some of the security and biometric systems such as the CCTV system, or even an alarm system, etc.
Though, it’s essential to know that how can we set up this software, Hikvision iVMS-4200 client on a PC. There are some steps which you will have to follow, to complete the successful configuration of the software.
How To Configure iVMS-4200 Client Software?
The point which is to be noted here is that these instructions are for PCs and Laptops that are running the Windows Operating system. And that you have got to take care that you are configuring it on Windows 7/8/8.1/10.
To set up iVMS-4200 Client Software on your PC, first, you will have to download it. You can find free surveillance software online, without any difficulties.
After that, you have to install the software for moving ahead.
Then you will have to enter the software, and it may prompt you for registering. If you are a first-time user, then you will have to register as a user for the software. Technically, there’s no issue in registering. Therefore, you may go ahead with creating a new username and password for your account.
And you should also keep an eye over the auto-login feature. You should manually turn it off, or turn it on as per your requirement and preferences.
Then you will have to head over to the Device Management section. Well if you are new to the software, and using an IP address, then there’d be an option to fill all those details and then you will get to know whether your information is correct or not, with the help of a serial number.
Though if you are using Hik-Connect, then just by clicking ‘Add New Device Type’, you can move ahead and progress quickly in the configuration process.
In the ‘Device Management’, you’d further see the option of ‘server’. You have to click it, and further inside, you will see an option of ‘Encoding Device’, which you will have to click to enter the interface.
By these steps, you will able to link up your device with the client, and that’s how you can proceed further.
After that, you will find an option of “Cloud P2P Device”, where you’d be asked about some more details related to you, and then you will get to log in, once all the correct details are submitted in the order. Once you have filled all the right information, then you’d get to see the camera or whichever device you have connected to the software.
After completing this procedure, and once you are into the software, you can see all the cameras and their live views from the Control Panel. You’d also be able to view all the video records and replay them from the Control Panel.
And if you want to make some changes to your settings, then you can go the option of ‘Remote Configuration’.
These steps should certainly help you to configure iVMS-4200 client software.