The following Procedure explains how to manually add RTSP streams to a VIPER NVR.


The procedure assumes you already know the RTSP stream URL of the device you wish to add.

Example URL rtsp://ipaddress:554/stream/profile {URL for Vista camera “rtsp://ipaddress:554/1/stream1”}


  • Right click on screen with mouse, Menu appears then left click [Log In] enter user and password to login (Fig 1)
  • Using the Mouse move the cursor to the centre of a free channel
  • Left click on [Add to Ch] (Fig 2)

Fig 1

Fig 2

  • Camera Registration Menu will appear (Fig 3)
  • Select Connection Mode and change to RTSP URL
  • Enter Username and Password of camera device you are adding
  • Enter the RTSP URL for Primary and Secondary Streams {if device only supports single stream enter Primary only
  • If no secondary stream is available no image will be displayed on layouts above 4way}
  • Enter Port {default is 554 for RTSP} if this has been changed on device change to required port (Fig 4)

Fig 3
Fig 4

  • Once details have been entered select [Regist] (Fig 5)
  • Streams will be added and displayed if correct details are entered (Fig 6)

Fig 5
Fig 6

This completes the procedure.