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N Series NVRs: Adding cameras from the LAN

Follow the steps below to add cameras that are not directly connected to the Power over Ethernet (PoE) ports on the back of the recorder.

NOTE: Visit for a list of compatible Lorex IP cameras.

To add cameras from the LAN:
  1. Connect the camera to a router or switch on the same network as the recorder.
  2. Right-click and select Device Search. If prompted, log in using the system user name (default: admin) and password.
  3. Configure the following:

Camera Registration

a Click Device Search.

b Check the camera(s) you would like to add.

c Click Add. The status indicator turns green to show the camera is successfully connected.

d The added device(s) will appear in the Added Device list. Right-click to exit to live view.

NOTE: If the icon in the Status column appears red, there may be a password issue with the camera. Select the camera and click Reconnect IPC.

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