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by varghesesa
Fri May 28, 2021 2:51 am
Forum: Onboarding
Topic: Recording
Replies: 0
Views: 461

Recording

Introduction This article goes under the covers of the Recording tab. We share how BI records which should hopefully provide a better understanding of the settings. With this understanding, you should have a better appreciation of the software as well as how to leverage the software to meet your re...
by varghesesa
Wed May 12, 2021 1:29 am
Forum: Onboarding
Topic: PTZ / Control
Replies: 0
Views: 561

PTZ / Control

Introduction This article walks through the PTZ/Control dialog in Camera settings. This article is an extension of the PTZ/Control section in the Help files. This article focuses on use cases and how to accomplish common/popular tasks or make users aware of capabilities in BI. If you want to unders...
by varghesesa
Mon Apr 12, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Advanced - Deepstack + Blue Iris
Replies: 0
Views: 3303

Advanced - Deepstack + Blue Iris

Introduction Blue Iris integrated directly with the Deepstack open source AI project with the 5.4.0 release. This is an on-prem only AI solution requested by many users. Deepstack (deepstack.cc) was a private AI company (December 2018) located in Nigeria that recently open sourced their work (March...
by varghesesa
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Onboarding
Topic: Mobile Devices
Replies: 0
Views: 1405

Mobile Devices

Introduction This article walks you through connecting your iOS/Android devices (phones, tablets) to your Blue Iris server. It walks through all the dependencies and potential pitfalls when trying to setup your device. If you prefer to watch the webinar associated with this article, checkout our Yo...
by varghesesa
Thu Mar 25, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Advanced - Deepstack/AI Tool + Blue Iris
Replies: 0
Views: 1419

Advanced - Deepstack/AI Tool + Blue Iris

Introduction Deepstack (deepstack.cc) was a private AI company (December 2018) located in Nigeria that recently open sourced their work (March 2019). The value of AI in surveillance is it improves accuracy to detect objects and reduces false alerts. In the example below, I show the alert list. The ...
by varghesesa
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Blue Iris 5
Topic: Android 3.0 Gotchas
Replies: 7
Views: 1875

Android 3.0 Gotchas

Introduction This article is from BI support in order get known issues and fixes to the community as soon as possible. We did a complete refresh of the Android app on Feb. 12, 2021, starting with version 3.0.14. We appreciate all feedback and are vigilant in incorporating the feedback and bug fixes...
by varghesesa
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: Network cameras
Topic: Camera Gotchas
Replies: 0
Views: 913

Camera Gotchas

Introduction This article is from BI support regarding camera settings and BI settings that can result in camera streaming issues. Reolink Separate page for Reolink gotchas. ezviz Fisheye Doorbells. The doorbell randomly moves focus to the upper left quadrant. The fix: In the camera app, change &qu...
by varghesesa
Wed Feb 24, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Advanced - Webcasting
Replies: 0
Views: 982

Advanced - Webcasting

Introduction Besides being a Video Management System, Blue Iris is also a Streaming Server. This allows users to share their camera feeds externally. The best way to understand how to leverage BI's streaming services is via the following use cases. BI webcasting.png Webcasting (video streaming) Pip...
by varghesesa
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Performance and Troubleshooting - Status log errors - Problems and Resolutions
Replies: 0
Views: 864

Performance and Troubleshooting - Status log errors - Problems and Resolutions

Introduction The Status -> log provides the clues as to what may be causing issues with Blue Iris. Below is a list of problems/error messages with an explanation of the underlying issue and the remedy. For issues with DeepStack, go to the DeepStack article . Issue: BI takes a long time to start If ...
by varghesesa
Thu Feb 18, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Performance and Troubleshooting - Windows System Tuning
Replies: 0
Views: 2887

Performance and Troubleshooting - Windows System Tuning

Introduction Ok! You completed the Onboarding section. The IP Camera Connections article showed you how to leverage ONVIF to setup cameras easier, how to get your cameras connected with PTZ/Audio controls and how to optimize your CPU usage with dual streams. The Camera Stream Optimization article e...