Some applications or viewing tools use the RTSP protocol to pull a camera's stream. This requires a specifically formatted URL. The URL for each device are as follows:
HDCVI & NVR:
Note: The bracketed items are variables which you need to input according to your setup. Explanations of each variable are given below.
[username] - username to login to the DVR or NVR
[password] - password
[IPaddress] - IP address of the device. If you are not on the same local network, this should be the external IP address of the device's network.
[port] - port number
[channel] - channel number of the stream
[stream] - view the Main or Sub stream. (main stream is 0, sub stream is 1)
For more information on how to stream RTSP URLs on your DVR, please click on the video provided below.