Integrate your INSTAR Camera in a Third-party Application
ONVIF is a global standard for the interface of IP-based security products. The ONVIF specification will ensure interoperability between products regardless of manufacturer, allowing you to integrate your INSTAR camera as a generic ONVIF camera into existing security systems.
|Activate ONVIF Protocol||Activate or deactivate the ONVIF service of your camera.|
|ONVIF Port||This is the port that external devices have to use to communicate with your camera over the ONVIF protocol. It is recommended to leave it at its default 8080. Make sure that you don´t use the same port as LAN, RTMP or RTSP port!|
|ONVIF Authentication||If you third-party ONVIF device cannot connect with your camera, you can try to deactivate the authentication for the ONVIF protocoll. Be aware that everyone might be able to login your cameras live video stream, if authentication is deactivated. It is not recommended to forward the ONVIF port to the internet in this case.|
|ONVIF Port||The default port for your camera´s ONVIF service is 8080. Make sure that your camera´s other ports don´t overlap with this service!|