Setup and Configuration

Logging in
*Connect to the server with a web browser * By default the server runs on a port 7001, and requires SSL. You can access the server using https://hostname:70...
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Navigating the web interface
Live View – Web based live view streaming Download remote client – Links to www.bluecherrydvr.com/download for downloading the cross platform client...
Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 7:10 PM
Add license key
By default the server will run for 30 days from the date of installation without requiring a license key. It is recommended that you add the license key as ...
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:47 PM
Adding / Managing network (IP) cameras
This section covers adding and managing analog cameras. A Bluecherry hardware compression card is required for use with analog cameras and our software. ...
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:47 PM
Recording schedules
We support two types of schedules. The first is a global schedule and the second is a per-camera schedule. Both are covered below *Global schedule * ...
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Adding users
Select ‘Create New User’ to add a new user to the DVR system Complete the form with the user specific information. It’s usually recommended to have ...
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:48 PM
Editing / viewing users
Viewing users   Select the user from the list. Note: To prevent you from accidently removing yourself it is not possible for you to remove the accoun...
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Restrict cameras per user
Restricting access on a per-user basis From the ‘Users’ section click on any of the names in the list. For this example, we are going to pick on Joe B...
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System logs
Select ‘System Log’ from the left menu bar This log shows everything that has been logged to /var/log/bluecherry.log and to /var/lib/bluecherry/www-er...
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:50 PM
Manual authenticating a license
If your Bluecherry server has no internet access or behind a restricted NAT and you can not open a connection to keycheck.bluecherrydvr.com you will have to...
Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:51 PM