Network Video Recorder

A list of some NVR software.

  • ZoneMinder

    Free Linux Website

    Free and open source closed circuit camera suite for premises security for home and business.


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  • Ip cam viewer

    Freemium Android Website

    Awarded Best Software Award 2011 in Utilities category.

    Remotely view and control your IP Camera, DVR, Network Video Recorder, traffic cameras, CCTV or WebCam using this Android app for mobile, honeycomb, ics and jelly bean tablet.

    New! Background Audio Mode (click Menu in Gallery View) where audio will keep playing even when you switch away to other apps or lock the screen. This includes motion detection sound alerts (if enabled for camera).

    New! Motion Detection built into app works with all cameras. Option to play sound in viewers when motion is detected. Option to record only when motion is detected in Record Mode. Mobile notifications will be added in a future release.

    Has in-app upgrade for 2-way audio support on some cameras for use as baby monitor (axis, foscam, panasonic, more).

    Has in-app upgrade for Record Mode which turns any spare Android device into a solid state, battery backed network recorder for your standalone IP cameras. Allows playback, search, and export to video clip.


    • SSL encryption for privacy
    • RTSP, h.264, MPEG4, ONVIF support
    • two way audio (after upgrade)
    • pan tilt and zoom (PTZ), presets
    • motion detection inside app works with all cameras
    • relay to control things like lights and garage doors
    • custom controls like patrol (varies with various models)
    • home screen widgets
    • matrix view, gallery view, and auto sequence mode
    • double tap for digital zoom using pinch to zoom
    • grouping of cameras to organize and for quick recall.
    • Export / Import and sharing of cameras
    • browser integration
    • app password to protect access from others
    • 24/7 recording of cameras
    • scan camera capability
    • auto sequencing of cameras and groups
    • background audio mode

    Over 1000+ different makes/models supported (more than any other app). Includes cameras from canon dlink edimax levelone linksys sony trendnet. Also dvrs from night owl qsee swann zmodo and lots of old discontinued devices.


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  • Blue Iris

    Commercial Windows Android iPhone Website

    Video camera software suite that supports up to 64 cameras, livestreaming, and video/image capture.


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    Free Windows Website

    VIVOTEK VAST is the professional video management software designed for managing all VIVOTEK IP surveillance products with intuitive functions and numerous features. It supports hundreds of cameras and stations in a hierarchical structure of system for monitoring, recording, playback and event trigger management with ease-of-use and efficient control. Moreover, VAST also offers video wall solution, VAST Matrix, for hundreds of cameras live view monitoring.

    VAST integrates VIVOTEK network cameras to provide diverse solutions and applications, such as seamless recording with the cameras for uninterrupted video recording and panoramic PTZ for 360° seamless surveillance solution. VAST performs remote management with full range of the server & client structure and constitutes a robust system for various indoor/outdoor applications, such as stores, banking and public space.

    New Features (Ver 1.8)
    ONVIF Core Spec Version 2.2
    Windows Active Directory Integration
    Seamless Recording with the Cameras for Uninterrupted Video Recording
    Device Packs for Extending New VIVOTEK Cameras
    Playback Rewind for Finding the Crucial Video Easily
    Multi-Language Support

    Video Wall Solution "VAST Matrix" for Unlimited Live Views *1
    64-channel Live Video Monitoring with Dual Monitors
    16-channel Synchronous Playback
    PTZ/ePTZ/PiP(Digital Zoom) Function Control
    Event Alarm Management
    Overall Device Management through Intuitive E-map Feature
    Two-way Audio, Multi-channel Audio Broadcast
    Post-Video Enhancement and Defog
    Instant Replay & Playback on Live Client
    Auto Stream Size for Reducing Display Loading
    Directly Set up Basic Parameters for Cameras
    Multiple Fisheye Dewarp Support
    Web Access via Internet Explorer
    VIVOTEK Exclusive Feature: Panoramic PTZ for 360° Seamless Surveillance Solution


  • iSpy

    Freemium Windows Website

    iSpy the most feature-rich surveillance software in the world!. Some key features include: Unlimited Cameras and Microphones (including IP and USB cameras), Motion Detection, Motion Processing, Recording, Scheduling, Audio, Remote Access, Network Audio Broadcasting, Password Protection, Desktop Recording, YouTube Uploading, Cloud Uploading, FTP, SFTP, SMS, Twitter and Email alerts.

    iSpy is free to use locally. You can add as many cameras as you like. Secured web access, SMS, Twitter, email alerts and mobile device access require a subscription or a one-off payment (it costs us $ to provide it).

    • Home Security
    • Office Surveillance
    • Work Monitoring
    • Home Automation
    • Nanny Cams
    • Ghost hunting and UFO Spotting
    • Pet Monitoring
    • Neighborhood Watch
    • Staff Monitoring
    • Machinery Monitoring

    Sourceforge page:


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  • Yawcam

    Free Windows Java Website

    Yawcam stands for Yet Another Webcam software & that's exactly what it is. More precisely Yawcam is a webcam software for windows written in Java. The main ideas for Yawcam are to keep it simple and easy to use, but to include all the usual features.


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  • MotionEye

    Free Linux Self-Hosted Raspbian Raspberry Pi Website

    motionEye is a web frontend for the motion daemon, written in Python.


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  • Unifi Video

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... iPad Website

    Unifi Video by Ubiquity is designed specifically around Ubiquiti range of cameras and is free.


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  • Kerberos.IO

    Freemium Mac Linux Web Chrome OS BSD ... Self-Hosted Raspbian Raspberry Pi Docker Website is a low-budget video surveillance solution, that uses computer vision algorithms to detect changes, and that can trigger other devices.


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  • tinyCam Monitor

    Freemium Android Website

    tinyCam Monitor is an Android app for remote surveillance/control for your private or public network/IP cameras, video encoders, DVRs, and webcams.


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  • Macroscop Professional IP Camera Software

    Freemium Windows Web Windows Mobile Android iPhone ... Chrome OS Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Website

    Macroscop is a global provider of an open platform video management software with the strong intelligence of video analytics added. Macroscop allows building scalable systems with an unlimited number of IP cameras, servers, and workstations.


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  • Shinobi

    Free Personal Mac Linux Web Self-Hosted Website

    Shinobi is an Open Source CCTV software written in Node.JS. Streams are img tags, but not MJPEG. Images are transferred through WebSocket. Files are saved in WebM videos, not JPEGs.


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  • motionEyeOS

    Free Linux Banana Pi Raspberry Pi Orange Pi Odroid Website

    motionEyeOS is a Linux distribution that turns a single-board computer into a video surveillance system. The OS is based on BuildRoot and uses motion as a backend and motionEye for the frontend.


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