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How to download nest box camera’s video recording files

If your nest box cameras supports micro SD card recording, the recording files can be viewed and download over network without taking out the SD card. This can be achieved either by application on mobile phone or PC software. We will go through how to download the files from nest box camera on PC software. The Micro SD card is selling separately in some of the products.


This below instruction is suitable for the IP (WiFi) birdhouse camera from Green-Backyard, Gardenature, Oertl, Green-feathers, and Handykam which are using iCSee or XMEYE mobile application. Both iCSee and XMEYE are Interchangeable.

1. First, go to “playback”.

2.In the next screen, Mark the check box in front of the camera you would like to playback in the list.

NOTE: Make sure you are using “Device”, but not local, Otherwise the software will try to find the video files in this computer, instead of SD card on remote camera.

3.Now, Click “Search” at the bottom-right to locate the recording files.

NOTE: if it doesn’t find any files, please check the camera’s time stamp is matching the time of your computer.

4.Next Click the recording files to watch the video.

NOTE: Press the “stop” button before playing a new video files.

5.Now Right click on the video, select “Audio” to hear the voice in the recording files if you camera have built-in microphone.

6. Click “flag” under the “operation”, The CMS5 will start download video files from the camera to your computer.

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