Prerequisites

Connect a ethernet cable from camera to NVR Then connect a RJ45 cable from NVR to PC.

Set PC and Camera on same Network.

Use Config Tool to locate IP address of IP Camera. Please reference this link of how to use the config tool http://dahuawiki.com/ConfigToolLocate

Set the IP address of the PC/ laptop same as the camera.

Here's how:

Step 1: Right Click on the Windows Start up ➞ Click on Control Panel.

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Step 2: Click on Network and Internet ➞ Select Network Sharing Center ➞ Select on Change Adapter Settings ➞ Select Ethernet

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Step 3: Select the Network Tab ➞ Check off Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) ➞ Click on Internet Protocol Version 4 to highlight ➞ Click on Properties

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Step 4: Set IP Address in the same range as the IP Camera Address. Ensure the Subnet Mask and Default Gateway of the PC are the same from the camera. Click OK .

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