PROPERTY SURVEILLANCE WITH THECUS NAS DEVICE

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					             PROPERTY SURVEILLANCE
             WITH THECUS NAS DEVICE



Thecus TME
Low-Cost and Effective Property Monitoring
Function On Thecus NAS
 Many property owners are victims of break-ins.
 Home owners would spend a fortune on home
 surveillance systems to protect their properties,
 complicated operations and expensive.

 Thecus NAS device, which support web camera, is able to provide
 efficient monitoring at home or office. The advantages are:
    Setup is easy
    Configuration is simple
    Low cost and efficient
    Stable and low power
    consumption
Equipment
 Thecus N4100+ (with Firmware 2.00.05)
 Computer
 Logitech QuickCam (Connected to USB port on Thecus NAS
 device)
Procedures




              Procedure III   • View images recorded by the web
                                camera


                      • Connect a web camera & schedule to
      Procedure II      start web cam image capture task


Procedure I    • Install Web Cam Module on N4100+
Steps
1. Go to Download Center at www.thecus.com to get Download
   Center Module.
   Download link: www.thecus.com/download.php




                                                  Select
                                                  N4100+
                                                  Firmware
2. Go to System>Module Mgmt and install the WebCam Module on
   N4100+.
3. Check the Web Cam Module and click Enable to start the web
   cam feature.
4. Select:
   Image Size : image size for each captured image (160x120,
                320x240, or 640x480).
   Interval    : interval between each captured image.
5. Select Preview to view image recorded by web cam.
6. Press Apply to confirm setup.
   In this example,
       Image Size : 320 x 240
       Interval : 1 Second (image is captured and saved every 1 second)
7. Press Schedule to start configure web cam task
8. Click Enable to start scheduling task.
   If you wish to have a non-stop recording task, click Always.
9. Select specific days and times.
   For this example, web cam task is set from 7PM to 8AM next
   morning every Monday to Friday.
10. Click Apply to complete web cam setup.
11. In this example, web cam task is scheduled and information is
    listed below:
    Time          : 19:00 ~ 8:00 Monday to Friday
    Image Size : 320 x 240 (setup in Step 2)
    Interval      : image is saved every 1 second (setup in Step 4)
12. Images are automatically saved in service folder Video. The
    images will be compressed into MPEG file automatically.
Conclusion
 Having some kind of monitoring system at home or office is
 always handy for owners. When property owners are able to
 monitor homes or offices with surveillance equipment, it's like
 they have a television network devoted to the safety of their
 properties. Thecus NAS device with web camera can just do the
 job. It not only let owners know the condition of their property
 from remote locations, but also keep records. It is definitely a
 low-cost and efficient surveillance system at home and office to
 protect properties.

				
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