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HD-SDI / CCTV DVR Viewer for Mac and Windows Web Browsers

Viewtron hybrid HD-SDI CCTV DVRs support remote Internet viewing from Mac and Windows PCs using all major web browsers. This video demonstrates the remote Internet live security camera viewing from a Mac PC. The user experience on both Windows and Mac operating systems is the same with Viewtron DVRs.


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Video Transcript

In this video we will demonstrate remote live view of CCTV cameras connected to a Viewtron surveillance DVR from the Safari web browser on a Mac computer. 

Please note that the DVR viewer interface for Viewtron DVRs works exactly the same on both Windows and Macintosh computers. After I launch the Safari web browser on my Mac, I enter the IP address of the DVR into the address bar. 

The DVR viewer loads and I am prompt for my login ID and password. 

Once I connect, I am change the video stream to the record quality setting and I also turn on the image smoothing. 

We recommend enabling both of these settings to experience high definition video quality. 

I can change the live view to a 4 camera grid view by clicking on this button. 

I can also change to a single camera by clicking on the single camera button Please note that cameras 1 through 4 on this system are HD CCTV cameras, also known as HD-SDI and are capable of 1080p resolution. 

This is a hybrid model surveillance DVR that allows users to combine 4 HD and 4 SD close circuit television cameras on a single system. 

This system has HD-SDI security cameras on channels 1 through 4 and 4 traditional, standard definition CCTV cameras on channels 4 through 8. 

In addition to the outstanding quality that users can expect from the Viewtron DVR viewer for Windows and Mac PCs, these DVRs also include some of the best mobile DVR viewer apps for iPhone, iPad, and Android phone and tablet devices. Please visit www.Viewtron.com for additional information, pictures, and videos about Viewtron. Thank you for watching.


Surveillance Equipment

Here are links to some of the video surveillance equipment used in this video.


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Mac HD Camera DVR Viewer


Author and Publisher

This video was produced by , co-founder and managing partner of CCTV Camera Pros.  Questions about this video can be directed to mike@cctvcamerapros.net.