How to setup Wifi camera to NVR

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How to Connect a WiFi Camera to NVR


This guide will show how to connect a wifi camera to NVR.


WiFi Camera

Dahua NVR

Step by Step Instructions

Note: These instructions only apply for WiFi NVRs and Cameras.

1. Connect the NVR and IP Camera directly to your router or modem with a CAT5 cable.

2. Open the ConfigTool and locate your NVR and IP Camera.

3. Login to both using Internet Explorer.

Camera Login

NVR Login

4. On the NVR, go to Settings->Network->WiFi Device Manage

Be sure to note the SSID and Password.

5. On the IP Camera, go to Setup->Network->WiFi

6. Locate your NVR’s SSID, and click once.

7. Input your NVR’s SSID password, and click, “Connecting”

8.Go back to the NVR page, go to Settings->Network->WiFi Device Manage

Confirm that the camera is displaying on this page and note the IP address.

9. On the NVR page, go to Setting->Camera->Remote and click, “Manual Add”

10. Input the following:

Channel: (Any)

Manufacturer: Private

IP Address: (Your IP Camera’s IP Address)

TCP Port: 37777

User Name: admin

Password: (Your IP Camera’s password.) Default is, “admin”

Remote Channel No. (Any)

Decode Buffer: Default

11. Hit, “Save”