How to Choose a Security Camera System Based on Your Layout



How to Choose a Security Camera System Based on Your Layout


Many people know that they would like to have a security camera system for their home or office, but they just don’t know where to start. Here are a few things to think about when choosing your system to help ensure you get the right equipment and plan a smooth and efficient installation. This article will help you how to choose a security camera system based on your layout.

The first thing you might want to think about is the floor plan of your home or business, the areas you would like your cameras to cover, and the environment surrounding […] Continue Reading…

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Security Camera Cables – The Different Types



Security Camera Cables – The Different Types


What are the different types of cabling options for security cameras and how are they different?

Here at SecurityCameraKing.com we offer three different types of security camera cables to connect your surveillance cameras to your security camera system. Finding the correct wiring method for your needs can be a bit tricky because each of these options has their own strengths and weaknesses. The three different cabling options that you can use for your security camera installation are prefabricated plug and play cable, CAT5 cable with baluns and Siamese cable. When you are installing your own security camera system most of […] Continue Reading…

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Smart PSS Features



Smart PSS Features


Many software developers strive to make improvements to their software to accomplish improved performance, security and even a complete revamp of its interface. In our industry the changes to these type of things happen quite fast, from software management to Web Interface of the recorders and cameras. Today I will be showing you some of the main features of our DVR CMS software called Smart PSS (AKA new Pro Surveillance System)

This complete software has been quite redesigned and its interface is fresh and easy to navigate. First I will explain some of the main icons and some features I […] Continue Reading…

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Overview of the Security DVR Menu System from SecurityCameraKing.com – Part 3



Overview of the Security DVR Menu System from SecurityCameraKing.com – Part 3


This is the third part of an article designed to give you a complete overview of the DVR menu system in our DVRs. You can find Part 1 to this article here. And you can also find Part 2 here.

DVR Advanced Menu:

HDD Manage:
This menu page allows you to adjust some options that affect the interaction between your DVR and any hard drives which are installed in it.

eSata – Clicking this button will allow you to configure an external hard drive which is connected to the DVR’s eSata port.

Set to – The most important action that this drop down menu […] Continue Reading…

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The Advantages of Using the Alarm Triggers in a Security Recorder



The Advantages of Using the Alarm Triggers in a Security Recorder


A video system has a lot more features than you might realize!

Our security recorders have features that can do more for you than just record. Features such as Alarm Triggers.

Do you realize that you can connect your alarm control panel to your recorder? Program into the alarm input, set it up to send you a notification on the alarm. This will be independent from your alarm monitoring central station. Now you can find out what caused the alarm, see how long it takes for responders to arrive, and how effective they are on arrival. You […] Continue Reading…

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