This function doesn't need a hard disk drive installed into recorder.
You can refer to this link below to install CMS software into your windows computer and add recorder to CMS.
This link below is player to play recording file H.264 format.
There are 4 kinds of recording. manuall recording, regular recording(schedule recording), motion detection recording, alarm recording.
For manual recording.
1. Please select video path first.
2. Please right click image?to enable recording.(You can also click snapshot to take a picture)
3. Please right click image again to disable recording.
4. Please go to path to check and play recording.
For Schedule(regular), detection and alarm recording.
1. There is no port on our recorder to connect an alarm such as smoke detector. Therefore, alarm recording is not working on the system.
2. If you want system to get detection recording to your computer's disk, you need enable motion detection first like picture below.
You can refer to these pictures below to set up regular(shedule) recording and detection recording.