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

  • 02 Dec

    Version 3.66

    This version contains many bug fixes, including proper management of cameras and clips when non-admin users access the console.  When the camera Inspect button is used, the software is now able[...]
  • 25 Nov

    Version 3.65

    This new version expands upon the single-camera button to allow it to put the selected camera into “1-up” position instead of the full window.  Camera cycle features have been expanded.  Enhancements[...]

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