Amcrest Surveillance Pro is an abbreviation for Professional Surveillance System. This software is to manage a small quantity of security surveillance devices. This software supports Amcrest Cameras and does not support products from other manufacturers. It has the following features:
- View real-time video of several camera channels.
- View the playback video files from various cameras.
- Support multiple scheduled arms to realize auto PC guard.
- Support e-map, setup clear view, and manage all device locations.
- Video wall plan setup and can output video simultaneously.
- Support extension applications, sending out alarm information to external programs.
Requires Windows 7 or later
Requires Mac OS X version 10.7.5 (Lion) or later
User Manual and Software Guides
Once the program is up and running, use the Amcrest Surveillance Pro User Manual to learn how to add cameras, configure and manage them.
Below are links to software guides that may help you better understand Surveillance Pro’s available features:
Installation of Amcrest Surveillance Pro on Windows
Once Amcrest Surveillance Pro has been downloaded, run the installer. Your PC may request administrative access or permissions for the installation to run or application to be opened.
Click Next after you’ve finished reading the change log.
Accept the terms and conditions, and click Next.
Click on both Amcrest Surveillance Pro and PC-NVR for more in-depth descriptions and functionality purposes. It’s best to have both installed if you plan on storing your recorded video footage from your cameras to your PC or External Hard Drive.
Specify the file path where Amcrest Surveillance Pro will be installed and click Install to continue.
In a few minutes the installation will be complete. Then click Next to continue.
The default login for Amcrest Surveillance Pro’s username and password are admin, click Login to continue and finish the installation process! This can be configured and changed at any time for security purposes.
Installation of Amcrest Surveillance Pro on Mac
Once Amcrest Surveillance Pro has been downloaded, run the installer. Your Mac may request administrative access or permissions for the installation to run or application to be opened.
Once the permissions have been allowed, allow the permissions of the application to accept incoming network connections.
The default login for Amcrest Surveillance Pro’s username and password are admin. Click Login to continue and finish the installation process! This can be configured and changed at any time for security purposes.
After Logging In
Once logged in, meet the Device screen to start adding your cameras that are connected to your network. Click on the Home Page to look at the overview of the options Amcrest Surveillance Pro has available. See the Home Page guide for more information.