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HRDP H.264 Rev B Digital Recording and Transmission System User Guide ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Document 800-06801 Rev F 02/13...
Users of the product are responsible for checking and complying with all federal, state, and local laws and statutes concerning the monitoring and recording of video and audio signals. Honeywell video systems shall not be held responsible for the use of this product in violation of current laws and statutes.
Object and Liquid Entry Points – Never insert foreign objects into the DVR, other than the media types approved by Honeywell, as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that could result in a fire or electrical shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on the product.
Refer all servicing to qualified personnel. Replacement Parts – When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician has used replacement parts specified by Honeywell. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards.
Please retain the original shipping carton and/or packing materials supplied with this product. To ensure the integrity of this product when shipping or moving, repackage the unit as it was originally received from Honeywell. Do not use volatile liquids, such as aerosol spray, near this product. Do not leave rubber or plastic objects in contact with this product for long periods of time.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Notes on Moisture Condensation Moisture condensation could damage the DVR. Read the following information carefully. Moisture condensation might occur under the following circumstances: • When this product is brought directly from a cool location to a warm location.
Warnings and Safeguards Safety Instructions – Rack Mount A) Elevated Operating Ambient – If installed in a closed or multi-unit rack assembly, the operating ambient temperature of the rack environment may be greater than room ambient. Therefore, consideration should be given to installing the equipment in an environment compatible with the maximum ambient temperature (Tma) specified by the manufacturer.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Contents 1 Warnings and Safeguards ......................... 5 2 Contents ............................11 3 Introduction ............................16 Product Description ......................16 Features .......................... 17 USB Flash Drive Approved List ..................18 PTZ Compatibility List ..................... 19 Quick Start Instructions ....................
Contents Setup Menus........................28 Setup Wizard ........................29 System ..........................30 System Configuration ....................30 Upgrade Firmware ....................31 Disk Configuration ....................32 Format ......................32 Overwrite ......................33 Check ....................... 33 Auto Data Deletion ................... 34 Auto Delete Video ..................... 34 SMART Check ....................
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide 6 Operation ............................62 Login ..........................62 Default Administrator Log In ..................62 Live Display Mode ......................63 Channel Selection ....................63 Icons ........................64 Mouse-Over Menu ....................65 Popup Menu ......................66 No Signal .........................
Contents Access Remote Connection ................... 80 Connecting Multiple DVRs ..................80 Using the Remote Software .................... 81 Setting the Time and Date ..................81 Live View Screen ..................... 82 Camera View ....................83 Screen Division Buttons ................... 84 Setup Overview ....................... 84 Search Overview ......................
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide DVR FAQ ........................102 General ........................102 Live Monitoring ...................... 102 Recording ......................103 Searching and Playing Video ................103 Backup ........................103 Network ......................... 103 Miscellaneous ......................103 Troubleshooting......................104 Specifications (HRDP H.264 Rev B)................105...
Introduction Introduction Product Description Honeywell’s HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR is a powerful, yet affordable, video management solution designed for easy installation and operation. Preconfigured for continuous recording, with no additional setup required, the DVR offers quick search, setup, and backup features.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Features The HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR includes the following features: • 4/8/16 Composite Video Input Connectors • 4/8/16 Looping Video Outputs • Compatible with Color (NTSC or PAL) and B&W Video Sources •...
Traveler Kingston Note The USB ports on the HRDP H.264 Rev B only provide enough power for a flash based external device. To use an external hard disk drive (HDD), then you must use external power or a USB Y cable to provide sufficient power.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide PTZ Compatibility List The Honeywell DVRs support a wide selection of PTZ camera protocols: Honeywell MAXPRO OpenEye – Pelco D Honeywell VCL ORX-1000 Honeywell (GC- Pelco-D 655P) Pelco-P Honeywell (HSD- PTC-400C 250) RS-485 DIRECT...
Introduction Quick Start Instructions Turn on the DVR. See the Turning on the DVR section for more details. Log in -- Use the number buttons to enter the password when prompted – The default password is <none> – Press ENTER. Complete System Configuration to set up the date, time and system ID.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Installation Front Panel Controls Backup Menu Search Mode DVD Drive Arrow Buttons Numeric Keypad Instant Record LED Lights USB Port • Power Live Display • HDD • Record Rotate • Network • HDD Temp.
Installation Rear Panel Connectors The rear panel of the DVR contains virtually all of the connectors you will be using. The diagram below shows the location and description of each connector. HRDP 16 Channel Video In Ports PTZ Connection Video Out Ports Sensor Input Relay Output Audio Input...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide 8 Channel Video Out Ports PTZ Connection Relay Output Audio Input Cable Sensor Input NTSC/PAL switch Connection Video In Ports RS-232 Input Power Input Audio Output Network Port USB Port Primary and Spot...
Installation Remote Control Record Toggle ID Select* Log Off (Lock) ZOOM FOCUS IRIS PRESE T PTZ Controls Pause Play REPL AY Rewind Fast Forward Arrow Arrow / Panorama Arrow ENTER EXI T Display Options ROTATE ALARM *The ID Select button allows you to use one remote control for several DVRs.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Connection Guide Connecting the Monitor These monitor outputs are available for the HRDP H.264 Rev B recorder. • Composite Monitor output for CCTV monitor – BNC (Marked MAIN) • Spot monitor output for CCTV monitor – BNC (Marked SPOT) •...
Installation Connecting a PTZ Camera The RS485 connector can be used to control Pan / Tilt / Zoom (PTZ) cameras. See the PTZ camera manufacturer’s manual for configuring the RS485 connection. Note Use the RS485 connector for external control systems such as a control keyboard.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Turning on the DVR Connect camera cables. Connect a network cable and a monitor cable. Connect the power cable to the DVR and wait until the main screen is displayed on the connected monitor; this process will take approximately two minutes.
Setup Setup Setup Menus Use the setup menus to configure all of the DVR settings, schedule recording, networking and shutdown. Press the SETUP key on the front of the DVR or remote control to enter the setup menus and log in. See the Logging In for the First Time section if entering setup for the first time.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Setup Wizard The Setup Wizard allows you to define global recording settings for an easy and custom recording schedule on the DVR. Global Resolution – 352 x240 / 704 × 240 / 704 × 480.
Setup System System Configuration To enter System Configuration, press the Setup key on the front of the DVR and press ENTER to select System Configuration. Use the arrow buttons on the front panel of the DVR or the remote control to navigate the display. Select Save and press ENTER to update settings.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide System Configuration Continued Use DST – After completing the Time Zone setup, highlight USE DST and press ENTER to turn Daylight Saving Time ON / OFF. NTP Type – Highlight NTP (Network Time Protocol) and press ENTER to SYNC the DVR with the Network Time.
Setup Disk Configuration Format Shows installed Hard Disk Drives and the status of other attached storage devices. To format a Hard Drive use the arrow keys to select the appropriate device and press ENTER. Select FORMAT and press ENTER, select YES to confirm formatting and press ENTER.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Overwrite Sets options for overwriting data when the Hard Disk Drive is full. Enable HDD OVERWRITE to allow the DVR to write over previously recorded data, starting with the oldest date, when the HDD is full. If set to DISABLE the DVR will not record any new data once the HDD becomes full.
Setup Auto Data Deletion The Auto Data Deletion function saves data for a user specified number of days before deleting it. This function should be used in installations where local law prevents retention of data past a certain number of days. Auto Delete Video The Auto-Delete function saves data for one full business day, and then deletes it.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide SMART Check S.M.A.R.T. = Self Monitoring Analysis & Reporting Technology. Enable SMART Check to detect signs of HDD failure. Set ENABLE S.M.A.R.T. to ENABLE or DISABLE. Set a CHECK INTERVAL between 1 and 24 hours.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Adding / Changing a User SHUT DOWN – Allow the user to shut down or restart the DVR. EXPORT – Allow the user to perform an export or backup saved data. USE CD/DVD/USB - Allow the user to use the DVD Drive. This is a Server side feature only.
Setup Setup Dual Login Dual Login setup is only needed for regions or systems requiring two different users to enter passwords in order to search for and backup video data. To enable this function: Press MENU on the front panel or remote control. Click MENU on the Mouse-over menu and select SETUP.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Configuration Import and Export current settings. See details in the Save Settings section. Shutdown Use Shutdown to safely shutdown the system. Select System > Shutdown. Select OK to confirm and press ENTER to safely shutdown the system.
Setup Camera Camera Configuration CH – Camera Channels NAME – Use the on-screen keyboard to enter a camera name [user defined] HIDDEN – ON/OFF Note HIDDEN on the CAMERA CONFIGURATION page hides cameras from the main monitor (VGA/MAIN BNC) when no users are logged in.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Color Setup (Adjust) CAMERA – 1 ~ 16 [camera to apply color settings to] BRIGHTNESS – 0 ~ 20 CONTRAST – 0 ~ 20 COLOR – 0 ~ 20 DEFAULT – Apply default system color settings.
Setup Spot / Sequence Configuration Spot/Sequence Configuration allows you to set the parameters for the SPOT OUT on the DVR and the local live view sequencing. SPOT – Configure the SPOT OUT connection. INTERVAL – 1 ~ 100 seconds [Set the sequence interval time]. POPUP –...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Monitor Configuration TRANSPARENCY SETUP – 0 ~ 20 [Set the transparency of the setup windows]. VGA RESOLUTION – Set monitor resolution. FIT-IN VGA – Adjusts the display to display properly on a VGA monitor. When the FIT-IN VGA check box is cleared, the display is adjusted to display on a monitor connected to the MAIN BNC output.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Schedule Set the recording schedule for each camera: Press MENU on the front panel or remote control. Click MENU on the Mouse-over menu and select SETUP. Select RECORD > SCHEDULE. Select a camera to create a recording schedule, or select ALL.
Setup SENSOR SENSOR-activated recording Orange In sensor mode, the DVR will record when a sensor is triggered - during DURATION time as set in RECORD > MOTION /EVENT CONFGURATION > ACTION. CONT+MOT CONTINUOUS + MOTION detection recording Sky Blue The DVR records in CONTINUOUS mode but switches toMOTION when motion is detected in the motion area.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Holiday Setup Add a recording schedule for a specific date in HOLIDAY SETUP. You can add up to 32 individual HOLIDAY recording schedules. To add a new HOLIDAY schdule: Press MENU on the front panel or remote control.
Setup Instant Recording The DVR remote controller has an Instant Recording button. Press the REC (INSTANT) button to start recording all the channels at the recording rate configured in Instant Record setup. All the channels, regardless of recording mode & recording on/off, will record. will show in live mode and a red bar represents Instant Recording video in the graphic search bar.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Motion/Event Configuration Motion / Event Configuration has four sections; Input, Sensor, Action, and Alarm Monitor. When an event comes in (Input) the DVR records the image according to its settings (Camera Configuration) and triggers an alarm (Action).
Setup Setting Up Motion Detection Recording To record data only when motion is detected: Press SETUP on the front of the DVR or remote control. Select Record > Motion/Event Configuration and set MOTION to ON. Set the motion SENSITIVITY level. [1~10]. Select AREA and press ENTER to set a motion area (global setting;...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Sensor Sensor Setup Use the arrow buttons to select Sensor 1 and press ENTER to change to N/O (Normally Open) or N/C (Normally Closed). Repeat for all sensors. Select SAVE and press ENTER to save settings.
Setup S.M.A.R.T. Alarm The S.M.A.R.T. ALARM option is a preset function that triggers an alarm relay when the DVR HDD exceeds the temperature threshold configured on the SYSTEM > DISK SETUP > S.M.A.R.T. page. This function is preconfigured to set an alarm relay to ON and N/C. When the HDD exceeds the temperature threshold, the alarm relay will open.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Alarm Monitor Send event information to a remote client using the Alarm Monitor function within the HFVMS software. Select SEND TO ALARM MONITOR and press ENTER to select ON. Select the types of events to send to the Alarm Monitor (MOTION, SENSOR, MOTION + SENSOR.)
Setup Network Network Configuration Configure network settings. Network HOST NAME – Hostname for the DVR on the network. NETWORK TYPE – STATIC IP (User must manually define a static IP address. Contact your network administrator for this information.) DHCP (System gets IP address automatically from a DHCP server.) IP ADDRESS –...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Network Configuration continued WEB PORT – Defines the port that Internet Explorer uses to connect over the web and view video. If this port is changed then the new port must be defined when attempting to web connect (ex: if your DVR IP address is 10.0.0.5 and you change the web port to 800, then you...
Setup Serial Configuration Configure connected serial devices. TYPE – None / External Controller. MODEL – Select appropriate model. Port Information BAUD RATE / DATA BIT / PARITY / STOP BIT ______________________________________________________________________________________________...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide E-mail Configuration The DVR can send an email notification to up to six defined e-mail addresses when an event happens. E-MAIL SERVER – DVR/SMTP [Configure the DVR to use selected e-mail server.] OPTION – Define the type of event that will trigger an e-mail notification.
Setup Information System Log View Displays system log information. System Log View displays the recent activity of all users on the DVR. You can export and save the System Log to review user activity. Version View Displays system information and software version information for the DVR. ______________________________________________________________________________________________...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Status View Displays status screens for: Disk Record ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Document 800-06801 Rev F 02/13...
Operation Operation Login The LOG-IN window will display on the monitor until a user logs in with the correct ID & password. To prevent unauthorized changes to the system settings, the administrator should change the default administrator password and create a User account. Default Administrator Log In The default administrator account login is: USER: admin...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Live Display Mode Channel Selection A live image can be selected by pressing corresponding number key on the DVR front panel. The images can be seen in real-time in the configuration of 1, 4, 9, 16 channels and PiP screen.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Mouse-Over Menu Move the mouse to the bottom of the monitor in live mode. The mouse-over menu will instantly appear. Sequence – Click to start camera sequence. Instant Recording – Click to start instant recording. In instant recording mode, the records all channels at the recording rate configured in the Emergency Recording setup.
Operation Popup Menu Right-click the live screen to open the Popup Menu. HIDE LIVE VIEW – Hide the selected camera from Live view. RECORD CHANGE – Change the recording settings for that channel including PPS, quality, resolution and event response. PAGE SEQUENCE –...
Operation Create PTZ Preset Position Right-click the desired PTZ camera to open the PTZ Popup menu while in PTZ mode. Select a PTZ Preset ID number. Select MOVE under PRESET to move the camera to the desired position. Select SET to save the preset position. Search Searching Recorded Data Search recorded video on the DVR to find a specific time or event.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Quick Search Click the button on the Tool menu bar to automatically playback the latest video clip. Using the playback control icons or the jog/shuttle wheel on the front panel, you can search recordings and control the speed of the playback by 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x, or 32 times to the forward or backward directions.
Operation Express Search Select a specific date and time to search for recordings: Press SEARCH on the front panel or remote control and then EXPRESS SEACH, or Click MENU on the Tool menu, select SEARCH and then select EXPRESS SEARCH. Select a date from the date list and press PLAY on the front panel or remote to begin playing that date from the beginning, or press Enter to select a time.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Daylight Savings Search Daylight Savings Search is used to find recorded data after switching the time at the end of Daylight Savings Period. The System will record data with the same time stamp for two hours when they are repeated. If any overlapped time data exists the system will display the times on this page.
Operation Backup (Export) Manual Export Back up recorded data on a CD-RW, DVD-RW or connected USB device. Refer to the USB Flash Drive Approved List in the Introduction chapter. To configure a data backup: Press BACKUP on the front panel or remote control. Click MENU on the hover menu and select BACKUP.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Note ESTIMATE must be selected first, before WRITE. If any backup parameters are changed (Date, Time, Channels) you must select ESTIMATE again. Select the EXPORT VIEWER check box to add the Export Viewer to the backup file.
Operation Using the Backup Viewer Play recorded video on a PC using Backup Viewer, the proprietary media player included with every backup file. Controlling Backup Viewer Next Frame Previous Frame Forward Play Back Play Pause ______________________________________________________________________________________________...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Setup and Save Functions These function buttons allow you to configure the Backup Viewer and save a JPEG image or AVI video. OPEN – Allows you to choose which data to open. When selecting data that is saved to your local hard drive, the video must be in a directory named DATA.
Operation Play Back Backup Image Play recorded video on a PC using the proprietary media player included with every backup file. Insert CD, DVD or connect external USB device to the PC. Navigate to the files on the CD, DVD, or USB drive. Double-click the BKPlayer application.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Save Settings Use the System Configuration menu to export and import saved or factory default system settings. Save Settings Press the SETUP key on the front of the DVR or remote control to log in.
Remote Software Remote Software Set up a Remote Connection The administrator and up to nineteen additional users (four simultaneously) can access the DVR remotely using software installed on a personal computer. Minimum System Requirements Windows XP, Vista or 7 Operating System Intel Dual Core Processor 1GB RAM 256 MB+ NVIDIA or ATI Video Card...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Configuring the DVR Press the SETUP key on the front of the DVR or remote control to log in. Select NETWORK > NETWORK CONFIGURATION (see the Network Configuration section of this manual for more details).
Remote Software Default Remote Software Log in Information The default administrative log in information for the remote software: User Name: admin Password: <none> Access Remote Connection Open the Remote Software. Click on the icon of the server as defined previously. Enter the user name and password of an authorized user as defined in the SYSTEM >...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Using the Remote Software Setting the Time and Date The Remote Software uses the system time of the PC. If the system time is not correct, follow the steps below to change it.
Remote Software Live View Screen Each time the software is restarted, the program defaults to the Live View screen. The following diagram outlines the buttons and features used on the Live View screen. It is important to be familiar with these options as this is the screen displayed the majority of the time.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Camera View The Camera status for each camera is displayed on the upper right corner of the video display area. Current Recording Status Special Recording Status Camera No. and Name Recording Status Indicator...
Remote Software Screen Division Buttons The Screen Division buttons allow you to view cameras in groups such as two by two, three by three and four by four. The button options are shown below. 1st Four Cameras View – Displays cameras 1-4 in the Video Display Area.
Remote Software Play Controls Rewind Play Forward Frame Back Frame Stop Moves video back one frame Back Frame Rewinds video Rewind Stops video playback Stop Plays video Play Moves video forward one frame Forward Frame Performing a Basic Search Select a date using the Calendar button on the Date Display. Select a time using the hour and minute control bars.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Zooming in on a Portion of an Image Using the mouse pointer, point to the area of interest on the image and click the right mouse button. Keep clicking the right mouse button to zoom in further.
Remote Software Saving a Video Clip Perform a basic search to locate the desired clip. Click Save to open the Export Wizard. Click JPEG or AVI to select the desired file type. AVI File a. Select Mark Digital Signature. b. Select a Compression Codec.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Status Search The Status Search option displays a timeline in graph format. Scroll through multiple cameras and easily locate hours with recorded video. 24 Hours (0-23) AM & PM Cameras Recorded video displayed in Orange Performing a Status Search In Search mode, click Status.
Remote Software PTZ Overview Accessing PTZ Menus Some protocols support the ability to access the Internal PTZ Onscreen Menu. Click PAN/TILT on the remote software Live View screen to open the graphical PTZ controller. Some protocols support the ability to access the Internal PTZ Onscreen Menu.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Using the Graphical PTZ Controller • Use the Arrow buttons to control the direction of the PTZ camera. • To select a new camera, click the video display of a different camera on the Live View screen.
Remote Software Using the On-screen Compass Click PAN/TILT on the Live View screen. Control the PTZ by dragging the mouse on the screen in the desired direction. A green line will appear to show the direction the PTZ will move. The shorter the line the less the PTZ will move.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Web Viewer Overview The DVR allows access to the video using Microsoft® Internet Explorer® browser 6+. To log in to the DVR server from the Web Viewer, a user account must be made for the user. This ensures that only authorized users are allowed to log in.
Remote Software Connecting to a DVR Using Web Viewer Open Microsoft Internet Explorer. Enter the IP address of the DVR into the Address bar. When attempting this for the first time you will be asked to accept an Active X installation. Click Yes. Note If you receive a message saying Internet Explorer security settings do not allow you to download Active X components then you will...
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Performing a Basic Search Click Select Date to open the calendar and select a date. Select a time using the hour and minute control bars. Select one or more cameras. Click Play. (Video can be played forwards, backwards, or frame-by- frame.)
Remote Software Print Use the Search screen to locate the desired frame. Double-click the image. Note Only one camera can be selected at a time for this function to work. Click Print. The Print Options window opens. Depending on the printer being used, there may be several printing options available.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Digital Verifier Overview JPG images and AVI video files that are exported from the Digital Video Recorder are automatically embedded with a digital signature. Digital signatures are a way to verify the authenticity of the images to ensure that they have not been tampered with or edited in any way.
Remote Software FVMS (option) Overview Connecting to a recorder using FVMS FVMS (software part number HFVMSP) is available as an optional accessory for HRDP. FVMS software is Multi-Site Management Software; a powerful utility that allows 100 or more recorders to be controlled using one computer.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Appendix Button Index LED Status Indicators Illuminates when power is Power supplied to the DVR. Flashes when the hard drive is being accessed. Flashes when live video is Record recording. Illuminates when the DVR is Network connected to a network.
Appendix Enter / Exit Buttons Input data, make selections, and Enter ENTER open pop-up menus. Return to the previous mode or Exit EXIT menu, without saving. Function Buttons Search Open the search menu. Focus In PTZ mode, press to use the Focus SEARCH function.
HRDP H.264 Rev B DVR User Guide Numeric Buttons and Rec Numeric In live and search modes, press to watch that channel full screen. Record In live mode, press to start instant recording of all channels. Directional and Playback Control Buttons Live Go to PTZ mode.
Appendix Directional and Playback Control Buttons continued Navigation Move down. Move the camera view point down. Navigation Move to the left. Move camera’s view point to the left. Search Play recorded videos in reverse. When pressed successively, the search jumps back in time by 30 minute increments.
Please check all the settings in the Network E-Mail Configuration. Miscellaneous What types of cameras can be used? The Honeywell DVR supports either NTSC or PAL analog cameras. Both standards may not be used simultaneously. ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Document 800-06801 Rev F...
Appendix Troubleshooting Possible Solutions. Problem Check the power cord connections. No Power Check power at the outlet. Check camera video cable and connections. Check monitor video cable and connections. No Live Video Check camera power. Check camera lens setting . If a cable is attached to the video channels looping Live Video Too output, make sure that it is properly terminated.