Build a DIY Security Camera Pole in 7 Easy Steps

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As a security camera installer, a common question I get from people is about saving money on mounting security cameras while still being able to visualize a certain space. For example, if you are trying to keep an I on a football field but there is no easy place to mount the camera creating a … Read more

How Long Do Security Cameras Keep Footage (Data Analysed)

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Security cameras can record countless amounts of footage. Still, it all depends on the equipment they use, so we will try to be as general as possible with our answer and give you some certain scenarios. In general, when discussing how long security cameras keep footage: the amount of time surveillance footage is kept depends … Read more

How To Hide Security Camera Outside (9 Ingenious Ways)

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Working in security, I have found that more people are requesting their security cameras to be hidden because of increasing levels of vandalism and theft. Learning how to Hide a camera outside can be challenging. But, with the right planning, you can have an undetectable surveillance system. Hiding cameras is not commonly done for security … Read more

How To Use Vivint Camera Without Service

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As one of the most famous names in home security, Vivint can afford to set its pricing higher, which may lead some frugal people to ask how they can use the camera without a service contract. We cover the basics below. As a general rule, you won’t be able to monitor your cameras if you … Read more

Hikvision Plugin Not Working – Here’s How You Can Fix It!

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Got a supported NVR from Hikvision? Wondering why it won’t work in Google Chrome? The problem is NPAPI, and we have a solution. Suppose you own a Hikvision DS-7604NI-E1/4P, DS-7608NI-E2/8P, or DS-7616NI-E2/8P (Hikvision NVR or other Hikvision cameras and Hikvision devices), and you’re trying to view the recorded or live video feed in Google Chrome. … Read more