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1080p CGI Commands

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List of the most needed CGI commands

Both ways to authenticate are valid - e.g. for user = admin and password = instar:

  • http://admin:instar@IP ...
  • ... ?usr=admin&pwd=instar

Both are used interchangeable in this documentation!

Video & Snapshot
rtsp://admin:instar@IP-Address:RTSP-Port/11
VLC Stream (High Resolution)
rtsp://admin:instar@IP-Address:RTSP-Port/12
VLC Stream (Medium Resolution)
rtsp://admin:instar@IP-Address:RTSP-Port/13
VLC Stream (Low Resolution)
http://IP-Address:Port/tmpfs/snap.jpg?usr=admin&pwd=instar
Snapshot (1080p)
http://IP-Address:Port/tmpfs/auto.jpg?usr=admin&pwd=instar
Snapshot (320p)
http://IP-Address:Port/tmpfs/auto2.jpg?usr=admin&pwd=instar
Snapshot (160p)
http://IP-Address:Port/mjpegstream.cgi?-chn=11&-usr=admin&-pwd=instar
MJPEG Stream 11
http://IP-Address:Port/mjpegstream.cgi?-chn=12&-usr=admin&-pwd=instar
MJPEG Stream 12
http://IP-Address:Port/mjpegstream.cgi?-chn=13&-usr=admin&-pwd=instar
MJPEG Stream 13
Pan & Tilt
http://IP-Address:Port/ptzctrl.cgi?-step=&-act=up
Move Up
http://IP-Address:Port/ptzctrl.cgi?-step=&-act=right
Move Right
http://IP-Address:Port/ptzctrl.cgi?-step=&-act=down
Move Down
http://IP-Address:Port/ptzctrl.cgi?-step=&-act=left
Move Left
http://IP-Address:Port/ptzctrl.cgi?-step=&-act=stop
Stop
http://IP-Address:Port/param.cgi?cmd=preset&-act=set&-status=1&-number=0
Set current position to saved position 1
http://IP-Address:Port/param.cgi?cmd=preset&-act=set&-status=1&-number=1
Set current position to saved position 2
http://IP-Address:Port/param.cgi?cmd=preset&-act=goto&-number=0
Go to saved position 1
http://IP-Address:Port/param.cgi?cmd=ptzctrl&-step=0&-act=hscan
Start horizontal scan
http://IP-Address:Port/param.cgi?cmd=ptzctrl&-step=0&-act=vscan
Start vertical scan