What is Blue Iris?


Video Security

Keep an eye on your home, place of business, cars, and valuables; watch your pets or your kids; monitor your nanny, babysitter, or employees. Watch your door for mail, packages or visitors. Use motion detection, audio detection, or capture continuously. Receive alerts via loudspeaker, e-mail or phone.

Video Capture

Use up to 64 cameras (webcams, camcorders, network IP cams, analog cards, or your PC desktop). Capture JPEG snapshots or capture movies in standard MP4, AVI, advanced DVR, or Windows Media file formats.


Overlay text and graphics. Use the built-in web server, or post to a website. Push to a Flash or Windows media server.

Recent News

  • 05 Oct

    Version 4.1.9

    Big changes to the network camera configuration window!  The make/model list has been broken out and will allow for a much larger camera template database.  The process of locating cameras on your[...]
  • 01 Oct

    New Blue Iris Review

    Thanks Jim at JimCoSoftware for the excellent review! http://jimcosoftware.com/index.php/reviews/surveillance-software/blue-iris-video-security-software  

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