When it comes to security, no one likes to make compromises. Whether its home or office, nowadays everyone want to have real-time protection. Security cameras and their real-time feed is a common commodity these day. Hanwha Techwin is a security company that manufactures this kind of hardware. If you are using Hanwha Techwin CCTV cameras, then get WiseView App as well. This application works with the official CCTV cameras of Hanwha Techwin. It offers a wide range of useful features.
How it works?
The Hanwha Techwin company manufacture a range of security / CCTV cameras for daily consumers. These are supported only by the official App WiseView. It allows its users to connect to cameras using personal login information, view Live Feed and even playback old recordings. The officially supported cameras are:
Connect and Login to CCTV Devices
In order for WiseView to work, first of all connect all cameras to the local WiFi. This could either be home network or office network. Next up, install WiseView App and open New Device page. Here, enter the camera details like P2P ID, your own selected device name, media port ID and username. The P2P ID can also be updated by scanning QR Code on the physical device. Once all details are entered just select OK.
To verify, go to main page and check if camera is working. If there are multiple cameras, then add each camera one by one so these are names properly and you can always troubleshoot individually.
The main features include: Live Feed, Playback Videos, Recording feature, Taking still images and option to add new devices. The live feed works the way anyone would expect. Just open the page and you can see all the installed cameras in action.
Recording feature is for when you want to either record some even manually or schedule the recordings. It is mainly for evidence purposes. Also take screenshots from live feed and save them in images tab. Lastly, add new cameras using New device feature.
How to install WiseView for PC
While Hanwha Techwin official app WiseView is available for mobile phones, this guide explains how to get it on laptops and computers. In order to install and use WiseView for PC, follow two main steps. The first step is to set up and Android emulator. WiseView on Bluestacks would be the best option. However, we have compiled a list of best possible emulators for Win and Mac HERE. Have a look and install one on your machine.
Next up, either install WiseView for PC using APK or Play Store. To install WiseView APK on PC, first download the APK file from a reliable source. Put it anywhere on your PC. Then open Bluestacks or any other emulator installed. Click on Install APK button and navigate to the folder when you put APK previously. Double click on the icon and let APK Handler take it from here. Alternatively, login with Google account and search for “WiseView” in Play Store. Click on Install next to its icon.
Once done, access WiseView on PC from main app drawer. That’s pretty much it. This method works for Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 and Mac OSX. Feel free to leave your feedback in the comments below.