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  • Page 1: User Manual

    AXIS M3007–P User Manual...
  • Page 2 Axis Communications AB. See Contact Information on page 3 . may also be beneficial, for developing shell scripts and applications. Later versions of this document will be posted to the Axis website, Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) as required. See also the product’s online help, available via the This equipment has been designed and tested to fulfill applicable web-based interface.
  • Page 3 IEC/EN/UL 60950-1. Battery The Axis product uses a 3.0 V BR/CR2032 lithium battery as the power supply for its internal real-time clock (RTC). Under normal conditions this battery will last for a minimum of five years.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    AXIS Media Control (AMC) ........
  • Page 5 AXIS M3007–P Table of Contents Performance Considerations ........
  • Page 6: Hardware Overview

    AXIS M3007–P Hardware Overview Hardware Overview PoE IEEE 802.3af Class 2 Cover Control button Status LED microSD Card slot Network conector (PoE – comes attached with product) Focus ring Connectors and Buttons For technical specifications, see page 58. Network Connector...
  • Page 7: Led Indicators

    Resetting the product to factory default settings. See page 53. • Connecting to an AXIS Video Hosting System service. See page 46. To connect, press and hold the button for about 3 seconds until the Status LED flashes green. •...
  • Page 8: Access The Product

    Macintosh computer (Mac OS X), click on the Bonjour tab and select the product from the drop-down list. If you do not know the IP address, use AXIS IP Utility to locate the product on the network. For information about how to discover and assign an IP address, see the Installation and Management Software CD or the document Assign an IP Address and Access the Video Stream on Axis Support web at
  • Page 9: Camera Orientation

    51. Set Power Line Frequency Power line frequency is set the first time the Axis product is accessed and can only be changed from Plain Config (see page 53) or by resetting the product to factory default. Select the power line frequency (50 Hz or 60 Hz) used at the location of the Axis product. Selecting the wrong frequency may cause image flicker if the product is used in fluorescent light environments.
  • Page 10 2. Under Action Buttons, select Show manual trigger button. AXIS Media Control viewer toolbar The AXIS Media Control viewer toolbar is available in Internet Explorer only. See AXIS Media Control (AMC) on page 12 for more information. The toolbar displays the following buttons: The Play button connects to the Axis product and starts playing a media stream.
  • Page 11 AXIS M3007–P Access the Product Click the View Full Screen button and the video image will fill the entire screen. Press ESC (Escape) on the computer keyboard to cancel full screen view. The Record button is used to record the current video stream. The location where the recording is saved can be specified in the AMC Control Panel.
  • Page 12: Media Streams

    Note also that all multicast viewers count as one unicast viewer in the maximum total of 20 simultaneous connections. AXIS Media Control negotiates with the Axis product to determine the transport protocol to use. The order of priority, listed in the AMC Control Panel, can be changed and the options disabled, to suit specific requirements.
  • Page 13: Alternative Methods Of Accessing The Video Stream

    AXIS M3007–P Media Streams The AMC Control Panel can be used to configure various video settings. Please see the AXIS Media Control User’s Manual for more information. The AMC Control Panel is automatically installed on first use, after which it can be configured. Open the AMC Control Panel from: •...
  • Page 14 • The Axis product supports QuickTime 6.5.1 and later. • QuickTime may add latency to the video stream. • It may be possible to use other players to view the H.264 stream using the paths above, although Axis does not guarantee this.
  • Page 15: Set Up The Product

    Set Up the Product Set Up the Product The Axis product can be configured by users with administrator or operator rights. To open the product’s Setup pages, click Setup in the top right-hand corner of the Live View page. •...
  • Page 16: Video

    Pixel counter. Use the mouse to move and resize the rectangle. View modes A view mode is one of the possible views for this Axis product and can be accessed from the Source drop-down list in the product’s Live View page.
  • Page 17 AXIS M3007–P Video Overview This is an overview of the entire area under surveillence. Define the settings for this view from Setup > Video > Video Stream. See Set Up Video Streams on page 16. Panorama This offers a 180 degree view. Define the settings for this view from Setup > Video > Video Stream > Panorama. See Set Up Video Streams on page 16.
  • Page 18 AXIS M3007–P Video Quad View A quad view is four views on a single screen where each image takes up a quarter of the display area. To define the settings for this view go to Setup > Video > Video Stream > Quad View. See Set Up Video Streams on page 16.
  • Page 19: Image/Direction

    Maximum frame rate. To avoid bandwidth problems, the frame rate allowed to each viewer can be Limited to a fixed amount. Alternatively, the frame rate can be set as Unlimited, which means the Axis product always delivers the highest frame rate possible under the current conditions.
  • Page 20: Stream Profiles

    To select a default stream profile for the Live View page, go to Setup > Live View Config. Camera Settings The Video > Camera Settings page provides access to advanced image settings for the Axis product. Image Appearance Increasing the Color level increases the color saturation. The value 100 gives maximum color saturation. The value 0 gives a black and white image.
  • Page 21: White Balance

    White Balance White balance is used to make colors in the image appear the same regardless of the color temperature of the light source. The Axis product can be set to automatically identify the light source and compensate for its color. Alternatively, select the type of light source from the drop-down list.
  • Page 22: View Areas

    1. Go to Video > Video Stream and select the Image tab. 2. To include an overlay image, select Include overlay image at the coordinates. The overlay image must first be uploaded to the Axis product, see Overlay Image. 3. To include date and time, select Include date and Include time.
  • Page 23 For more information about privacy masks, see Privacy Mask on page 24. To use an overlay image, the image must first be uploaded to the Axis product. The uploaded image should be a Windows 24-bit BMP image with maximum 250 colors. The image width and height, in pixels, must be exactly divisible by 4 and cannot be larger than the maximum image resolution.
  • Page 24: Privacy Mask

    Privacy masks cannot be bypassed using the VAPIX® application programming interface (API). The Privacy Mask List (Video > Privacy Mask) shows all the masks that are currently configured in the Axis product and indicates if they are enabled.
  • Page 25: Configure The Live View Page

    Viewer Settings To configure options for the viewer, go to Live View Config > Viewer Settings. • Select Show viewer toolbar to display the AXIS Media Control (AMC) or the QuickTime viewer toolbar under the video image in your browser. •...
  • Page 26 Select Enable recording button to enable recording from the Live View page. This button is available when using the AMC viewer. The recordings are saved to the location specified in the AMC Control Panel. See AXIS Media Control (AMC) on page 12.
  • Page 27: Ptz (Pan Tilt Zoom)

    AXIS M3007–P PTZ (Pan Tilt Zoom) PTZ (Pan Tilt Zoom) PTZ controls are only available for view areas. Preset Positions A preset position is a saved view that can be used to quickly steer the camera to a specific position. A preset position consists of the following values: •...
  • Page 28: Advanced

    AXIS M3007–P PTZ (Pan Tilt Zoom) To add a guard tour: 1. Go to PTZ > Guard Tour and click Add. 2. Enter a descriptive name. 3. Specify the pause length between runs. 4. Select an available preset position and click Apply.
  • Page 29: Detectors

    Motion Detection Parameters on page 30. Once motion detection windows are configured, the Axis product can be configured to perform actions when motion is detected. Possible actions include uploading images and start recording. For more information, see Set Up Action Rules on page 34.
  • Page 30 AXIS M3007–P Detectors Note • Using the motion detection feature may decrease the product’s overall performance. • The position of the Motion Detection Window is relative to the orientation of the Camera. Changing the orientation of the camera will also change the position of the Motion Detection Window.
  • Page 31 AXIS M3007–P Detectors Note • To trigger on small objects or movements, use several small motion detection windows rather than one large window and select a low object size. • To avoid triggering on small objects, select a high object size.
  • Page 32: Applications

    Manual installation — obtain the license key from the application vendor and upload the key to the Axis product To request a license, the Axis product serial number (S/N) is required. The serial number can be found on the product label and under System Options >...
  • Page 33 AXIS M3007–P Applications If the Axis product is reset to factory default, installed applications and their settings are removed. For information about factory default, see Reset to Factory Default Settings.
  • Page 34: Events

    Convert Event Types to Action Rules If the Axis product is upgraded to firmware version 5.40 or later, it is recommended to convert Event Types to Action Rules. The legacy user Event Types in the camera will continue to work but will not be visible in the user interface of the camera. The Event Types need to be converted to Action rules to become visible in the user interface.
  • Page 35 AXIS M3007–P Events For more information, see the online help Triggers Available action rule triggers and conditions include: • Applications – Use installed applications to trigger the rule. See Applications on page 32. • Detectors Day/Night Mode – Trigger the rule when the product switches between day mode (IR cut filter on) and night mode (IR cut filter off).
  • Page 36: Add Recipients

    AXIS M3007–P Events Recurrence – Trigger the rule periodically. See Set Up Recurrences on page 38. This can for example be used to upload an image every 5 minutes. Use Schedule – Trigger the rule according to the selected schedule. See Create Schedules on page 37.
  • Page 37: Create Schedules

    Optionally, select Use encryption to send emails over an encrypted connection. The server certificate can be validated using the certificates available in the Axis product. For information on how to upload certificates, see Certificates on page 43.
  • Page 38: Set Up Recurrences

    AXIS M3007–P Events 3. Click OK. To use the schedule in an action rule, select the schedule from the Schedule drop-down list in the Action Rule Setup page. Set Up Recurrences Recurrences are used to trigger action rules repeatedly, for example every 5 minutes or every hour.
  • Page 39: Recordings

    Continuous Recording The Axis product can be configured to continuously save video to a storage device. For information about storage devices, see Storage on page 49. To prevent the disk from becoming full, it is recommended to configure the disk to automatically remove old recordings.
  • Page 40 AXIS M3007–P Recordings 5. Click Save to save and start the recording.
  • Page 41: Languages

    Languages Multiple languages can be installed in the Axis product. All web pages including the online help will be displayed in the selected language. To switch languages, go to Setup > Languages and first upload the new language file. Browse and locate the file and click the Upload Language button.
  • Page 42: System Options

    IP address filtering is enabled on the System Options > Security > IP Address Filter page. Once enabled, the listed IP address are allowed or denied access to the Axis product. Select Allow or Deny from the list and click Apply to enable IP address filtering.
  • Page 43 4. Set the HTTPS Connection Policy for the different user groups. 5. Click Save to enable the settings. To access the Axis product via the desired protocol, in the address field in a browser, enter https:// for the HTTPS protocol and http:// for the HTTP protocol.
  • Page 44: Date & Time

    To include date and time in the overlay text, go to Video and select Include date and Include time. Network Basic TCP/IP Settings The Axis product supports IP version 4 and IP version 6. Both versions can be enabled simultaneously, and at least one version must always be enabled.
  • Page 45 System Options IPv4 Address Configuration By default, the Axis product is set to use IPv4 (IP version 4) and to obtain the IP address automatically via DHCP. The IPv4 settings are configured under System Options > Network > TCP/IP > Basic.
  • Page 46 To make manual settings, select Use the following DNS server address and specify the following: Domain name - Enter the domain(s) to search for the host name used by the Axis product. Multiple domains can be separated by semicolons. The host name is always the first part of a fully qualified domain name, for example, myserver is the host name in the fully qualified domain name where is the domain name.
  • Page 47 Host Name Configuration The Axis product can be accessed using a host name instead of an IP address. The host name is usually the same as the assigned DNS name. The host name is configured under System Options > Network > TCP/IP > Advanced.
  • Page 48 SOCKS is a networking proxy protocol. The Axis product can be configured to use a SOCKS server to reach networks on the other side of a firewall or proxy server. This functionality is useful if the Axis product is located on a local network behind a firewall, and notifications, uploads, alarms, etc need to be sent to a destination outside the local network (for example the Internet).
  • Page 49: Storage

    To use SNMP v3, HTTPS must be enabled, see HTTPS on page 42. To enable SNMP v3, check the box and provide the initial user password. Note The initial password can only be set once. If the password is lost, the Axis product must be reset to factory default, see Reset to Factory Default Settings on page 53. UPnP The Axis product includes support for UPnP .
  • Page 50 To prevent corruption of recordings, the SD card should always be unmounted before it is ejected. The SD card is automatically mounted when the card is inserted into the Axis product or when the product is started. A manual mount is only required if the card has been unmounted and not ejected and re-inserted.
  • Page 51: Maintenance

    The Axis product provides several maintenance functions. These are available under System Options > Maintenance. Click Restart to perform a correct restart if the Axis product is not behaving as expected. This will not affect any of the current settings.
  • Page 52: Support

    System Overview To get an overview of the Axis product’s status and settings, go to System Options > Support > System Overview. Information that can be found here includes firmware version, IP address, network and security settings, event settings, image settings and recent log items.
  • Page 53: Reset To Factory Default Settings

    System Options File Upload Files, for example webpages and images, can be uploaded to the Axis product and used as custom settings. To upload a file, go to System Options > Advanced > File Upload. Uploaded files are accessed through http://<ip address>/local/<user>/<file name> where <user> is the selected user group (viewer, operator or administrator) for the uploaded file.
  • Page 54: Troubleshooting

    To upgrade the product’s firmware: 1. Save the firmware file to your computer. The latest version of the firmware is available free of charge from Axis website at 2. Go to Setup > System Options > Maintenance in the product’s webpages.
  • Page 55: Symptoms, Possible Causes And Remedial Actions

    Troubleshooting 5. Reinstall the product, referring to the Installation Guide. If the emergency recovery procedure does not get the product up and running again, contact Axis support at Symptoms, Possible Causes and Remedial Actions Problems setting the IP address Try the installation again.
  • Page 56 Check with your network administrator to see if there is a firewall preventing viewing. Installation of additional Configure the Axis product to use a Java applet for updating video images in your browser. Go to ActiveX component Setup > Live View Config and select Java applet under Default viewer.
  • Page 57 AXIS M3007–P Troubleshooting Storage and disk management problems Storage disruption A storage disruption alarm is sent if a storage device is unavailable, removed, full, locked or if other read or write problems occur. To identify the source of the problem, check the System Log under System Options >...
  • Page 58: Technical Specifications

    Item Specifications Function/group Camera Model AXIS M3007–P: 5 MP resolution, 360°/180° Image sensor 1/3.2" progressive scan RGB CMOS Lens M12 mount, F2.8, fixed iris, megapixel resolution 1.3 mm, horizontal angle of view: 187°, vertical angle of view: 168°, diagonal angle of view: 187°...
  • Page 59 Technical Specifications Item Specifications Function/group System Application Open API for software integration, VAPIX® and AXIS Camera Application Platform from Integration Programming Axis Communications, specifications available at Interface Support for AXIS Video Hosting System (AVHS) with One-Click Camera connection Intelligent video...
  • Page 60: Connectors

    AXIS P8221 Network I/O Audio Module AXIS T8414 Installation Display Video AXIS Camera Companion - Basic surveillance, typical for small business, where video is management recorded in the cameras (included) software AXIS Camera Station - Fully featured surveillance, typical for medium-sized businesses, where video is recorded on a system server (not included) For more software application via partners, see
  • Page 61 User Manual Ver. M6.3 AXIS M3007–P Date: December 2014 © Axis Communications AB, 2012 - 2014 Part No. 61218...

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