Technical Support Might Be the Most Important Part of your Security Camera System!



Technical Support Might Be the Most Important Part of your Security Camera System!


If you’ve ever shopped for a security camera system you know there are a lot of options available. Do you go with an economical analog CCTV system or one that’s a high definition and state-of-the-art? Should you go with HDCVI or a Network IP setup? Analog cable, CAT5, POE switches, small hard drive or a large hard drive? There is a lot to think about if you want a solution that is going to work for you reliably and give you the quality and functionality you expect.

But one of the most over looked and under-valued components of any modern day security […] Continue Reading…

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The Importance of Security Camera and Security Recorder Maintenance



The Importance of Security Camera and Security Recorder Maintenance


Imagine walking into your business the morning after something occurred overnight, and you need the video that will help locate the suspect. You find out your system was not recording, or the equipment just turned itself off and failed to capture the event. Frustration understood. You bought the equipment for the specific reason to record when a wrongdoing occurs. Often, system failure is due to the lack of security recorder maintenance on your recorder or cameras. Equipment failures can happen and will happen if proper attention is not paid to the device over time.

A DVR/NVR is an apparatus for […] Continue Reading…

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Secure Your IP Camera . . . Please!



Secure Your IP Camera . . . Please!


French writer, historian, and philosopher Voltaire said, “With great power comes great responsibility”. It appears that some that have great power through their knowledge choose to use that power irresponsibly.

It has recently come to my attention that there is a website on the Internet that allows you to see almost 10,000 IP Network Cameras that are using the default user names/passwords! These have not been secured with unique logon information and the host even has the Google Map coordinates showing approximately where the IP address of each camera originates. I realize that anybody who is really interested in doing this on […] Continue Reading…

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Have More Peace of Mind with a Surveillance System



Have More Peace of Mind with a Surveillance System


Do you want to gain more peace of mind while you’re at home or away? Then, now is a great time to start considering a surveillance system!

Naturally, when many people first think about this sort of project, the very thought of having to make holes in your home to run wiring for a security camera system might seem like it’s too much to learn about or maybe it seems too expensive. But, times have changed since security cameras were first available to the public, and with the right information, tools and products it can actually turn out to be […] Continue Reading…

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Our CCTV Forum is the Best Source for Questions about Security Cameras, DVRs, NVRs, and Access Control



Our CCTV Forum is the Best Source for Questions about Security Cameras, DVRs, NVRs, and Access Control


Security Camera King CCTV Forum

Our CCTV forum is a great resource for both newbies as well as experienced security camera users. In the CCTV Security Camera Forum, everyone learns from one another. Perhaps you have a question about how to configure a specific item such as an HD-CVI camera, an IP camera, or a Security DVR or NVR. Maybe it’s after hours, or on the weekend, and our “live chat” or phones are not available. Well, the good news is that our CCTV forum is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can find answers to […] Continue Reading…

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