How to View Foscam and Amcrest Cameras on a MAC PC?

Amcrest and Foscam brand cameras can be viewed simultaneously using third party software like Security Spy, Digital Watchdog, and several other apps.

Alternatively, Foscam and Amcrest brand cameras can be viewed by first connecting the cameras to any available Amcrest NVR then accessing the NVR through Amcrest Surveillance Pro and/or Web UI.

For more information about our Amcrest NVR, please refer to our website.

Please follow the steps below to view Foscam and Amcrest brand cameras on Amcrest Surveillance Pro and Web UI:

  1. Connect the cameras to the NVR. Please click here to reference adding cameras to the NVR.
  2. Then access the cameras via the NVR’s web UI. Please click here for instructions on accessing the Web UI.

For Amcrest products please use the links below to further assist on the streams:

Another option is to connect to cameras through the NVR by using Surveillance Pro.

For more information about the Surveillance Pro software, please refer to the link below.

Amcrest Camera Multiview on Amcrest Surveillance Pro:

 To set up Amcrest Camera Multiview on Amcrest Surveillance Pro, please click the link below to view the step-by-step instructional video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvzigXUKXxY

To see the Amcrest Surveillance Pro Features and Installation Video, please click the link below to view the step-by-step instructional video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g39SrD4CQYs

Amcrest Camera Multiview Setup Amcrest View:

To setup multiview on Amcrest View website, please click the link below to view the step-by-step instructional video:.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWNwXt00eFs

Third party apps can vary drastically in their process to connect cameras. However, most will use the RTSP URL or through the API. Please refer to the third party support team for further assistance with connecting to their application.

Below are some examples of various third party software setups:

Amcrest Camera Multiview Setup Security Spy Software:   

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCSzqDHp9dg

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wlFFnLkkTUQ

Adding Amcrest Cameras to Digital Watchdog (DW) Spectrum Software:

For MAC, only client version is available currently. A windows PC must serve as a server, then use the client software to connect to it.

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iA9fONeB9OI

Adding Amcrest Cameras to the Zoneminder Software:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9Jpy-kQokE

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