What is Blue Iris?


Video Security

Keep an eye on your home, place of business, cars, and valuables; watch your pets or your kids; monitor your nanny, babysitter, or employees. Watch your door for mail, packages or visitors. Use motion detection, audio detection, or capture continuously. Receive alerts via loudspeaker, e-mail or phone.

Video Capture

Use up to 64 cameras (webcams, camcorders, network IP cams, analog cards, or your PC desktop). Capture JPEG snapshots or capture movies in standard MP4, AVI, advanced DVR, or Windows Media file formats.


Overlay text and graphics. Use the built-in web server, or post to a website. Push to a Flash or Windows media server.

Recent News

  • 03 Sep

    Version 4.1.6 released

    This version adds an new “admin” console user and then tracks new alerts on a per-user, per-camera basis.  The client apps will be able to use this information to show new[...]
  • 30 Aug

    Version 4.1.5

    This version allows you to share camera audio among multiple cameras and it supports the SeaLevel Ethernet DIO devices.  There are also numerous other enhancements and bug fixes.

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