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Watch live video from all cameras

With NextGen Home Security™, you can watch live videos from any of your cameras.

For more guidance, follow the detailed step-by-step instructions.

What you need before you start:

  • NextGen Home Security subscription 
  • Java: If you do not have Java installed, you will be prompted to do so. View our Prompted to install java support article.
  • Quicktime: If you do not have Quicktime installed, you will be prompted to do so. View our Prompted to install Quicktime support article.

 

Follow these easy steps:

  1. Log in to the Home Security web portal.
  2. On Summary tab, click Live Video Dashboard.
  3. To control what camera to view, click on the camera's image.
  4. Click Pictures to display thumbnail images of most recent 25 pictures taken.
  5. Click Clips to display thumbnail images of the most recent 25 video clips captured.

Additional information:

Watching videos from all cameras at once takes a lot of bandwidth (speed).

If you are having problems, try to Watch live video from a specific camera.