How to Set Up your ActiveX
Controls Settings in Internet Explorer
We show you the settings below that we would
The settings we suggest are our settings of choice. You may wish to try
and have your own settings.
The purpose is to make it easy to access your DVR
remotely with your browser.
In order to do this, you need an ActiveX control, which is a small program that
will automatically download and install on the computer you are using to
remotely access the DVR.
If you are concerned about security, then you may
wish to tighten it up once the Active X Control you need is downloaded and
Remember, every time you launch Internet Explorer
the ActiveX Control you need will need to install...so we have found that
opening the permissions as wide as we can causes the least amount of delay in
A compromise, is to have the settings set to
prompt you before anything takes place.
Here is the Procedure
Open your Internet Explorer (Make sure you have
all other programs Closed first)
Select Tools, and then click on Internet Options
at the bottom of the Pull Down Menu
When the Internet Options Window opens, select
the Security Tab
Then click on the Custom Level Tab
When the Security Window Opens - find the Scroll
Down Bar on the side and slide it down ....
... until you find the ActiveX Controls and
Now you will be able to set the settings to
settings of your choice.
Here are the settings we suggest...
Slide Down some more...........
...and some more......
Now press OK.....close the Settings Window, and
try to log into your DVR...
The ActiveX Control should download, install and
then give you access.