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:7001...
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 10:33 AM
Navigating the web interface
        Live View - Web based live view streaming Playback  - Watch recorded media Download remote client - Links to www.bluecherrydvr.com/downlo...
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 11:32 AM
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, Jan 12, 2018 at 10:27 AM
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, Jan 12, 2018 at 10:57 AM
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 ...
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 11:03 AM
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 tw...
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 11:05 AM
Editing / viewing users
Viewing users   Click on user's Full Name. Note: To prevent you from accidently removing yourself it is not possible for you to remove the accou...
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 11:10 AM
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...
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 11:13 AM
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/...
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 11:17 AM
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