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16 Channel recording setting for maximum record time?
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Billrd
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I have a 16 channel NVR with only 14 cameras connected. It is sort of a strange setup, with 4 different buildings that all have their own setup and they are connected to the main office where the NVR is over a point to milti-point wireless network. My problem is that I have 2 TB of memory and I have knocked the bandwidth usage down a lot by setting the record settings to CIF and 15 FPS and I still only get a week of recording time. I have used the calculator and with using CIF at 30 FPS I should be able to get a month of record time. I am sure there are things I do not understand about how to set this up. Any suggestions?

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That Looks like you are recording the extra stream as well on those channels. Go in to the record options control and check to see if extra or sub-stream is recording. Also double check the drive has no errors on it that can reduce usable space as well. 

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