(4)Playback Control Buttons

Begin: Move at the beginning of the recorded video file.

Previous: Go back to the previous frame.

Slower: Play the recorded video file at the speed of ½x, ¼x, or ⅛x.

Rewind: Wind back the video file.

Pause: Briefly stop playing the recorded video file.

Play: Play the recorded video file.

Faster: Play the recorded video file at the speed of 2x, 4x, or 8x.

Next: Go to the next frame.

End: Go to the end of the video file.

(5) Date

 

Select the date on the calendar and the time from 00 to 23 to where

 

 

to start playing the recorded video file.

 

 

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The numbers from 00 to 23 represent the time in 24-hour clock. The numbers from

01 to 16 represent the camera ID. While the red colored column indicates on where

 

to start playing the recorded video file. If there is no any video data, it will be no color

 

bar on top of the date button.

 

 

(6) Preview

Switch to Preview/Playback mode.

 

 

(7) Playback

Switch to Playback mode. This allows you to view the recorded

 

 

video file.

 

 

(8) Status bar

Display the record date, time, HDD capacity in preview mode and

 

 

play speed in playback mode.

(9) Camera ID

Show the number of cameras that are being viewed. When you are

 

 

in single screen mode, click the camera ID number to switch and

 

 

view other camera.

 

 

(10) Output

Save the segmented file in *.mpg, *.avi, or *.dvr format (see also

 

 

Chapter 8.3.1.1).

(11) Segment

Keep a portion of the recorded video you want (see also Chapter

 

 

8.3.1.1).

 

 

(12) Snapshot

Capture and save the screen shot either in *.jpg or *.bmp format.

 

 

(13) Full screen

View in Playback-compact mode. To return, press the right button of

 

 

the mouse or ESC on the keyboard.

 

 

 

8.3.1.1 To Cut and Save the Wanted Portion of the Recorded Video

1.Use the Playback Control buttons or drag the bar on the playback progress bar and pause on where you want to start the cut. Then, click Segment to set the begin mark.

2.Use the Playback Control buttons or drag the bar on the playback progress bar and pause on where you want to end the cut. Then, click Segment to set the end mark. To cancel segmentation or set the segment marks from the start, click Segment button again.

3.Click Output button to save the wanted clip.

4.In the Save As dialog box, locate on where you want to save the file, type the

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