CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems

Our CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems are budget-friendly professional CCTV surveillance security systems thatCITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems can support up to 8 cameras. These systems are a great value and offer:

  • 1MP 720p or 2MP 1080p 8-channel DVR unit
  • 1MP 720p or 2MP 1080p Bullet or Dome cameras
  • Remote Viewing apps for iPhone, Android, PC
  • Live viewing of up to 8 cameras on one screen at a time
  • Customized Recording Storage Space depending on storage time needed (500GB-4TB HD)
  • Motion-Based or Always Recording Mode Option
  • Email alerts of motion
  • Cloud P2P for Easy Remote Viewing of Cameras Remotely (no port forwarding required)
  • Alarm Input/Output:
  • HDMI/VGA Output

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems – System Info

Like all of our systems, we support what we sell. Here you will find how to play back video, save video and check your network connection if you can’t connect or view them remotely via the app.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems are also easy to review and save video from the recorder once configured by your installer.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems – Video Playback

To playback video, first use the mouse and right-click on the screen and select Main Menu as shown here.CITS-ZOSI DVR Right-click Menu

Note: If you are not already logged in or have been logged out for inactivity you will be presented with the login screen. Login using your system’s username and password.

Once at the Main Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Search as shown below.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Main Menu (Search)

The Search screen will appear as shown below. Start by selecting the day you want to view by using the mouse to left-click on the date located in the calendar on the right-hand side of the screen then click the Search button. Now select the time you wish to start viewing at by using the mouse to left-click on the hour and minute you wish to view under Start Time.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Search Screen (Time Search)

Click the CITS-ZOSI DVR Play Buttonplay button to begin playback using the date/time specified.

Once playback begins you should see a screen like the one shown below.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Playback Video (Example screen)

Use the mouse to left-click on the control buttons shown below to control the playback speed, direction, fast-forward, rewind and play/pause the video.

Tip: Make a note of any date/times of events found if you wish to back them up later.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Button Controls

CITS-ZOSI DVR Playback Video (Button labels and info)

Use the X button to close and exit playback mode.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems – Video Backup

To backup video, first connect your USB stick or drive into either the front USB port or bottom rear USB port on the CITS-DVR.

Please note: the bottom USB port on the back of the unit shares the same wire connection as the front USB port therefore; the mouse is typically installed the top USB port to allow the bottom rear or front USB to be used.

Now use the mouse to right-click anywhere on the screen and select Main Menu as shown here.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Right-click Menu

Note: If you are not already logged in or have been logged out for inactivity you will be presented with the login screen. Login using your system’s username and password.

Once at the Main Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Disk Management as (not) shown below.  (8/1/18 need to correct image)

CITS-ZOSI DVR Main Menu (Backup)

The Disk Management screen will appear as shown below. You should now see your USB drive in the Disk Management list (see example ID: 02 listed)

CITS-ZOSI DVR Disk Management screen (Disk Management) showing USB drive

If you do not see your drive click the Refresh button. If it still does not appear ensure it is completely inserted, 64GB or smaller and is formatted to FAT32 using a Windows PC. Try another USB drive and click Refresh to look for the drive.

WARNING: Do not select a drive and click Format on a drive unless you want everything on that drive erased and GONE FOREVER.

Once the drive is shown, use the mouse left-click on the Exit button.

Once back at the Main Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Backup as (not) shown below.  (8/1/18 need to correct image)

CITS-ZOSI DVR Main Menu (Backup)

The Backup screen will appear as shown below. Start by selecting the Start Time and End Time you want to view by using the mouse to left-click on the date and time fields located on the right-hand side of the screen. Now select the camera(s)  to backup by using the mouse to left-click on camera #’s located under End Time then left-click on the Search button.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Backup screen (Backup) empty

Once it has completed the search you will be shown the list of video clips. Now use the simply select the section by using the mouse to left-click on the check boxes that you want to backup and click on the Backup button as shown below.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Backup screen (Backup) showing file recordings

The Backup Information screen will appear as shown below. Now use the mouse to left-click on the Start button.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Backup Information screen (Backup)

Depending on the amount of video selected it may take a few minutes to complete. You can see the % complete in the progress bar near the bottom of the screen.

When the system displays ’Backup completed.’ as shown below click Ok. You may now remove the drive and view it on a PC or device that supports AVI video playback.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Backup Information screen (Backup) Backup completed

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems – Remote Camera Viewing

To view your cameras remotely over a cellular data or WiFi connection, search for: 365SECU or 365SECU HD in the App or Play Store on your Apple or Android device. Once installed, open the app and Register your account. Once setup, the installer will provide you with the details or assist with adding your device to your account.

We also offer iVSS for viewing on a PC. Contact us for a download link.

CITS-ZOSI DVR Security Camera Systems – FAQ: Can’t connect remotely

The most common reasons for not being able to connect are: unplugged cable, firewall or internet router rules too restrictive or bad cable. To troubleshoot, start by following these steps.

Check Network Setup and Test It

To test the network, first use the mouse and right-click on the screen and select Main Menu as shown here.CITS-ZOSI DVR Right-click Menu

Note: If you are not already logged in or have been logged out for inactivity you will be presented with the login screen. Login using your system’s username and password.

Once at the Main Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Setup as shown below.

Once at the Setup Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Network as shown below.

Once at the Network screen, use the mouse to left-click on the Test button as shown below. Check to see if it shows OK as shown below. Make note of the IP address.

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Once you have tested the connection, go back to the Main Menu.

Check Network and Cloud Server Status

To check the network status, first use the mouse and right-click on the screen and select Main Menu as shown here.CITS-ZOSI DVR Right-click Menu

Note: If you are not already logged in or have been logged out for inactivity you will be presented with the login screen. Login using your system’s username and password.

Once at the Main Menu, use the mouse to left-click on Information as shown below.

Once at the Information screen, check the Cloud Server Status as shown below.

Contact us with a pic of this screen if your issue continues to persist.