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Add a Camera: DDNS Access

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After you have installed the newest version please start the App and swipe to the right to enter the Cameras tab. The + symbol in the upper right lets you choose among three ways to add your IP camera.



[01] Gehen Sie in die Multiansicht oder Kameras Menü und klicken Sie den + Button in der oberen rechten Ecke, um Ihre Kamera hinzuzufügen.
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Add an INSTAR DDNS IP Camera

DDNS or P2PFirst you have to choose to add your camera via its local IP / DDNS address or its P2P UID. For the Point-2-Point Service please Continue Reading Here.
Camera ModelInstarVision allows you to add cameras from different manufacturers beside INSTAR. Please choose the correct brand and model of your camera. You can also opt to simply scan your camera's QRcode from the DDNS menu: (720p / 1080p) - it will automatically fill out all the necessary information to add your camera!
Camera NameYou can choose a name for your camera - the name does not have to be identical with the camera name inside the web user interface.
Host / IP AddressType your camera's local IP address (e.g. 192.168.178.26) to access your camera at home or use your DDNS address (e.g. abcd12.ddns-instar.de) when you want to be able to access your camera from the road. Please be aware that you will need a Port Forwarding rule inside your internet router to use the DDNS Service!
PortType in the camera's http port, that can be found and set in the camera's web user interface: (720p / 1080p). The default value is 80 - but we recommend that you change it to the port 8081 or higher. Please be aware that you will need a Port Forwarding rule inside your internet router to use the DDNS Service!
User NameTo access your camera you will need to provide the username you use to log in to your camera's web user interface. The default username for both HD and VGA cameras is admin.
PasswordProvide the password you use to log in to your camera's web user interface. The default password is instar for HD cameras and no password for VGA cameras.
Test/AddAfterwards click on Test to check your configuration. Click on Save once the test was successful. Go to the Multiview Menu to access your cameras live video stream.