Imou cameras

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sueky
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Imou cameras

Post by sueky »

Hi

Thaks for this forum i think its incredible

I've bought some cameras IMOU and i want to use zoneminde on a PC like a recorder

The problems is that i can`t obtain the live image.

I can`t connect to the cameras
I`ve trie a lot of configuration thaht i found on this forum and in other places and I can't get it

I've set static IP.

I've used this config with this path:

rtsp://admin:SAFTEY_CODE@192.168.XX.XX:554/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=0&unicast=true&proto=Onvif
Atached the config

Can anyone help me? What i am doing wrong?
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burger
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Re: Imou cameras

Post by burger »

See: https://wiki.zoneminder.com/Finding_Camera_Stream_Paths

It's easier to troubleshoot with ffprobe or ffmpeg.
e.g. try from the terminal:

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ffprobe rtsp://admin:SAFTEY_CODE@192.168.XX.XX:554/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=0&unicast=true&proto=Onvif
A web search online comes up with:
https://ipcamtalk.com/threads/imou-rang ... ved.60271/
https://www.ispyconnect.com/camera/imou
https://ipcamtalk.com/threads/imou-rang ... vif.42605/

What model of imou do you have?
fastest way to test streams:
ffmpeg -i rtsp://<user>:<pass>@<ipaddress>:554/path ./output.mp4 (if terminal only)
ffplay rtsp://<user>:<pass>@<ipaddress>:554/path (gui)
find paths on ispydb or in zm hcl

If you are new to security software, read:
https://wiki.zoneminder.com/Dummies_Guide
sueky
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Re: Imou cameras

Post by sueky »

First of all tahnks for your fast reply

I've two models, one is a Cruiser dual and the other one it's a Cell 3

I'm completly new in this world so thanks for the info.

I'am doind some test and i'll update the post

thanks
sueky
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Joined: Tue Jul 09, 2024 6:22 pm

Re: Imou cameras

Post by sueky »

I've been doing some tests with the cruiser dual

I'cant view the image and contor it with ODM program

But i cant get it with zoneminder

The rtsp that i can view on ODM is:

rtsp://192.168.5.xx:554/cam/realmonitor?channel=2&subtype=0&unicast=true&proto=Onvif

But with zoneminder i cant

i've tried too on VLC and i can hear the sound but i can watch the video
sueky
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Re: Imou cameras

Post by sueky »

Good Morning

I've advanced with this config and now i have the camera on ZeoneMinder

I've used the config of Dahua (wich it looks to be the manufacturer of IMOU cameras too)

https://wiki.zoneminder.com/Dahua

Config Tab Option Config Setting
General Source Type Ffmpeg
Source Source Path rtsp://admin:password@192.168.0.xxx:554/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=0&unicast=true&proto=Onvif
Remote Method UDP
Target Colorspace 32 bit colour
Capture Width (pixels) 1920
Capture Height (pixels) 1080
Preserve Aspect Ratio Unselected
Orientation Normal
Deinterlacing Disabled
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