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

  • 30 Jul

    Version 3.59.02 posted

    This update saves the current folder and subfolder setting so that you can return to the New clips list each time you open.  Changes were made to the clip list display[...]
  • 28 Jul

    Version 3.59.01 now available

    This update fixes a couple of important issues … the storage folders were no longer automatically being created, preventing recording for new users or for users setting new folder locations.  Also,[...]

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