Version 5 is right around the corner!

Version 5 has an expected release date of June 1, 2019!  Beginning today, a new purchase of version 4 includes a free upgrade to version 5.  For older purchases, the upgrade[…]

New System Requirements

Please check and update your systems to ensure compatibility with upcoming Blue Iris releases.  The next major upgrade release will have a minimum requirement of Windows 8.1 and will be available[…]

New browser interface!

Version 4.7.3 introduces a completely new web browser interface for non-IE browsers.   This comes courtesy of Brian Pearce (aka bp2008) and ruppmeister who have done some truly incredible work!  Enjoy.

New User-User Forum

We are launching a new “official” user-user forum soon with a soft opening today.  Please visit to get started.  For developer support, please continue to use the support email address.


Support for image preview with push notifications and support for the Doorbird camera, an excellent alternative to the closed-ecosystem “Ring” device

Website update

We have successfully transitioned to a new web server host.  Big thanks to Mike Ford from Safe Cloud Studios for his efforts to get WordPress moved over!  The new server seems[…]

Version 4.3.7

With a significant advancement, Blue Iris may now stream from generic RTMP, RTMPS and Flash sources.  This provides compatibility with the Nest and Dropcam and other cameras which only offer RTMP[…]


This version fixes an issue with compatibility with Windows 10 32-bit version 1511.  The video decoding and scaling code has also been updated.

Apple push update

Version contains an updated BlueIrisApplePush.exe with renewed security certificates.  These expire each year on October 30 and we will try to catch this and renew early next year to avoid[…]

Version 4.2.1

Significant updates and enhancements to the motion sensing and object detection algorithms