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

  • 19 Nov

    Version 3.64.01 available

    This point update fixes a few issues with keyboard and window focus introduced in the 3.64 release.  Also, the selected-camera tool was replaced in the clip view separate from the selected-camera[...]
  • 18 Nov

    3.64 available for update

    This version features several major changes including a new calendar control for the clip view and camera focus/filter control beneath the cameras window.  There are also several other features and bugs[...]

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