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

  • 27 May

    Version 4.0.7

    Like fulfilling a campaign promise, this version now supports bulk clip conversion/export!  Select one or more BVR clips on the clip list and then use Convert/Export on the right-click menu.  The[...]
  • 14 May

    Web site outage

    Apparently the site was too much for its shared host on Arvixe. They very politely informed us of this simply by pulling the plug. It was a very long night. My[...]

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