How to initial the device?

For the security consideration, you should be initialize the device after factory default.

Prerequisites

  • Dahua XVR (GUI4.0) running the latest firmware.
  • A display connected to the Dahua recorder.

Step by Step Instruction

1. Enter Password

1) Enter and confirm password - It is recommended to set a robust password, properly keep the password and modify it regularly.

2) Enter prompt question - You can use the prompt to remember the password for login.

Note: If you forgot the setting, you can set it in “MAIN MENU -> ACCOUNT -> USER -> Admin”.


2. Unlock Pattern

Alternatively, you can unlock the recorder with a pattern to avoid having to type in the password. Click and drag on the circles to draw the pattern and re-draw the pattern to complete the setting.

Note: If you only draw once and click “Skip”, the unlock pattern will be disabled. You can set it in “MAIN MENU -> ACCOUNT -> USER -> Admin”.


 3. Password Protection

Input an E-mail address for password reset. This method is effective even if the device is offline.

Alternatively, you can reset password by answering the security question. Set the question and answer. Note: If you forgot the setting, you can set it in “MAIN MENU -> ACCOUNT -> USER -> Admin”.