Cameras and Clips

  • The initial view shows live views on the left, and a list of clips on the right.
  • Choose from equal video window sizes or one larger than the others
  • When you size the main window, the video images size with you.
  • Click on a camera view or clip to open it.
  • Use your mouse wheel to digitally zoom in and out. 
  • A status bar at the bottom lets you know what Blue Iris is doing, and provides help when you pass the cursor over windows and controls.
  • PTZ (Pan Tilt and Zoom) controls are supported for some IP cameras
  • Organize your clips into folders, and automatically archive them to the web, or put them into storage.

The Clip Viewer

  • There are controls for playback and stepping frame by frame. A position slider allows random access to any point in the video.
  • Digital Zoom and Pan functionality
  • Control the speed of playback (audio as well as video) and the audio volume.
  • Use the Blue Iris DVR file format to record to and playback video from the same file simultaneously.
  • Mark starting and ending points for playback, trimming, or video export.