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

  • 13 Apr


    This update features bug fixes, many new camera definitions, and new functionality for upcoming iOS app 1.40.04.  This iOS update fixes some display issues users found with 1.40.01 including problems with[...]
  • 23 Feb


    This version appears to solve a long standing issue with Windows 7 x64 instability when compared to operation under Windows 8 x64, specifically with the decoding of MJPEG or encoding of[...]

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