ClareVision Plus Camera and NVR Email Configuration Tech Bulletin

Introduction

The ClareVision Plus (CVP) cameras and NVRs support email communication. Follow the below steps to configure and enable email communication.

Configuring CVP cameras and 16, 32, and 64 channel NVRs

The ClareVision Plus cameras and 16, 32, and 64 channel NVRS use the below email configuration method.

Note: The example below shows a Gmail account. After the CVP configuration see below, “Enabling the Gmail account”.

To configure the email settings of your CVP camera or 16, 32, and 64 channel NVR:

Note: You must use a computer and a recommended web browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari.)

  • Mozilla Firefox removed support for NP-API based plugins on all versions except for the ESR (Extended Support Release). The ESR is only available in 32-bit, but is it compatible with 64-but Windows.

1. Access your camera/NVR in a web browser, and then login using the set credentials.

2. Browse to Advanced Settings.

Configuration > Network > Advanced Settings

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3. Click the Email sub-tab.

4. Configure the fields with your Email account details and the service provider’s information.

5. Click Save, and then click Test.

Note: If you are using a Gmail account, see “Enabling the Gmail account,” on page 4. You must enable the Gmail account before clicking on Test.

A success pop-up displays.

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6. Click Ok.

To configure the email settings of your CVP 4 and 8 channel NVR:

Note: You must use a computer and a recommended web browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari.)

1. Access your NVR in a web browser, and then login using the set credentials.

2. Browse to Email.

Configuration > Network Settings > Email

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3. Configure the fields with your Email account details and the service provider’s information.

4. Click Save.

Note: If you are using a Gmail account, see “Enabling the Gmail account”.

Enabling the Gmail account

Gmail accounts have a security feature that must be enabled for communication with ClareVision Plus cameras/NVRs.

To enable the Gmail account:

1. Access your Gmail account, and then click your profile icon.

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2. Click My Account.

my account

3. Click on Connected apps & sites.

connected apps and sires

4. Scroll down to view the Allow Less Secure Apps section.

5. Set the Allow Less Secure Apps slide to on.

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Full PDF - ClareVision Plus Camera and NVR Email Configuration (DOC ID 1617)