Applies to: All DVR&DVR system
Here is how to connect the system for the first time.
The VGA or HDMI port of laptop or host of the desktop is used to output video, not input video, so does DVR's VGA or HDMI port. Therfore, you can't plug DVR to laptop's or desktop host's VGA or HDMI port directly.
The VGA and HDMI port of DVR can only connect to a separate monitor without a host.
If you want to connect the computer to DVR via the Internet, there is the method. http://www.sanncegroup.com/kb/index.php?action=artikel&cat=9&id=112&artlang=en