Streaming

Questions regarding the IP streaming capabilities of each camera.

The IP address setting tool is not finding my cameras?
If the IP address setting tool does not find your cameras, then you may need to connect your camera directly to your computer with a standard ethernet cab...
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 at 10:00 AM
Is the anyway to stream to Youtube using just the USB connection of my PTZ Optics camera?
Well, actually there is. You can stream live to Youtube using only the USB connection to your camera. This can be done in a few different ways; you can use ...
Thu, 23 Jul, 2015 at 11:34 AM
Beginners guide for setting up your ptz optics camera on your network.
This is a very good question with lots of moving parts to it. I have put together a guide walking you through the steps you will need to take to set up an...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 2:29 PM
Setting up your static IP Address for a mac.
If you are using a Mac and thus cannot use our IP address setting tool please follow the steps below to gain control of your PTZOptics camera over your netw...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 2:32 PM
The camera can do MJPEG, H.264 and H.265, which one should I use?
The camera you have is capable of three (3) different encoding formats MJPEG: When MJPEG is selected you are limited to a single stream; this is by ...
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016 at 11:54 AM
How many PTZ cams can I put on a gigabit network?
So this can be a somewhat tricky question depending on the streaming format being used (H264, H265 or MJPEG) and then the bitrate and resolution selected,...
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016 at 9:57 AM
I need to set up a camera for remote viewing, what are the different ports your cameras uses?
Here is the list for the ports that our PTZoptics cameras use. These would be used in any kind of port forwarding situation. 
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016 at 10:13 AM
RTMP live streaming to youtube with PTZOptics camera.
Real-Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) was initially a proprietary protocol developed by Macromedia for streaming audio, video and data over the Internet, betw...
Thu, 4 May, 2017 at 9:59 AM
My Camera is acting funny in the IP interface, is there a way to reset its IP settings?
Yes, you can reset the IP configuration of your camera. This should be done in a situation where the camera is not acting the way it should be online. This ...
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017 at 1:19 PM
my producer pro box (AKITIO external capture device) is not showing up as a source in my streaming software.
the PTZOptics producer pro kit includes an AKITIO external capture device that is designed to pull in up to 4 SDI sources into the included skull canyon NUC...
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018 at 10:22 AM