Live streaming ONVIF API ?

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hendry
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Live streaming ONVIF API ?

Postby hendry » Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:58 pm

One reason I bought an Amcrest (IP4M-1026E) is that I assumed it conformed to some standard ONVIF interface, so I could live stream to a TV whatever the camera could see.

Currently I can't view the stream without using a proprietary plugin, or am I mistaken?

I made a video about my setup btw: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qm37CofTl34 which reference scripts I use to massage the recorded video uploaded via local FTP server. https://github.com/kaihendry/praze-cam2 ... pi/move.sh

jack7
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Re: Live streaming ONVIF API ?

Postby jack7 » Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:35 am

It depends on what capability you have at your TV to request a stream from your camera. You could find an app or use ONVIF and/or the Amcrest API. Download the Amcrest API pdf to read about it.
If you have a Roku, try using the Roku app called IP Camera Viewer.


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