Motion detection is an important option in most surveillance systems. Depending on your configuration, you can determine when video is recorded (saved on the surveillance system server), when notifications are sent, when output is triggered and more.
Follow the steps below if you want configure your camera to detect motion and then send the event to the server, to start recording. This guide helps you set this option only for nights and weekends. It is important that you find the best possible motion detection settings for the camera in order to avoid unnecessary recordings or notifications.
A) Configuring MOTION+:
B) Adding camera to the logical Tree:
Go to the Maps and Structure tab > select your camera under the Pool > Drag and drop it into the Logical Tree (on the right side) > Save your changes
C) Activating motion alarm and recording
Go to the Night tab and tick "On" option near Recording. Change options as in the picture below > Ativate Motion Alarm > set the desired duration time for Pre-alarm and Post-alarm
Repeat the same steps for the Weekend tab and click OK