What you should know when you request a password reset for the Bosch IP camera?
If you forgot the service level password for you Bosch IP camera and you want to reset its password, the Central Support Team can help you.
Before requesting a password reset for your IP camera, please note that you need to provide some important information to the Central Support Team to get help from them.
A possible situation can occur when you have, for example, one DIP 3000 with BVMS 8.0 and CPP7.3 cameras. The cameras are not working because the firmware is old.
The problem that might arise could be:
Configuration Client will display a message like: "unknown platform"
Gaps in recordings or not recording at all
VCA settings cannot be changed
Logs warning: "2020-11-22 04:49:29.339;cameraId=10.13.22.98\0\1;Sender;Error;This device has an abnormal high storage consumption. To protect other recordings, storage allocation is reduced. But this may result in recording gaps for this device"
How to detect in an easy and convenient way if the camera suffers from a failing shutter mechanism which can result in white or ghost images?
Below instruction helps you to:
Identify if the camera possibly suffers from a random failing shutter which uses the FFC (Flat Field Correction)
instead of waiting for the FFC taking place approx every ~10min, you can now fire it on command.
As well instructs you what to collect for the Technical support department in order to allow an RMA (Return Material Authorization)
Extra licenses can be purchased for additional features of your devices as your business grows.
After adding cameras to the system, you may need to use additional features of them, like microphone use, Serial Protocol Software License, Camera Trainer license for Intelligent Video Analytics, NTCIP license for moving cameras and so on.
Depending on the camera model, you can have additional features by installing the optional lice nses.
Follow the instructions below and find out how you can activate a license on your camera.
Accidents happen, but cloud backup services from Dropbox help make recovering your lost files easier. If you want to download the Bosch camera videos to your Dropbox account, please follow the steps below.
Create a Dropbox account
Go to the configuration menu of the Bosch IP camera,
either by adding the “IP number/port” of the camera in the address bar/URL (ignore security warnings, and in the pop-up menu; fill in “service” as username and the camera’s password)
or by using the “Configuration Manager” (on Windows PC) select the camera, right-click and select “configure verification for camera”. Ignore security warnings, and in the pop-up menu fill in “service” as username and the camera’s password).
Check whether the most actual FW is installed on the camera. If not, make sure you do this first ( link download store for FW, Configuration Manager and video security client).
Bosch Video Security app installed (IOS, Android and Windows)
Does DINION IP thermal 8000 support privacy mask?
According to the Operation Manual, the privacy mask is available only on some cameras, but as you can see on the picture below, the DINION IP thermal 8000 camera supports privacy mask:
Privacy masking is used to block a specific area of a scene from being viewed. Eight privacy mask areas can be defined.
1. Select the pattern color for the masks.
2. Select the mask you wish to define in the drop-down box.
3. Check the enabled box to activate the mask.
4. Use the mouse to move the mask; drag the corner points to resize.
5. Click Set.
6. To remove a mask, select it and click the waste bin icon.
To add an additional adjustment point to the area, double-click on a side.