Configuring SharpV network settings - SharpV | SharpOS 12.6

AutoVu Handbook for SharpV Fixed Installations 12.6

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SharpV | SharpOS 12.6
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You can configure the SharpV to use Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) or a static IP address.

What you should know

DHCP is used by default if no option is selected on the Network page of the SharpV Portal.


  1. Log on to the SharpV Portal.
  2. From the Configuration menu, select the Network page.
  3. Select one of the following:
    Use DHCP
    This is the default mode for SharpV cameras. Select DHCP if you are connecting the Sharp to a DHCP server, which assigns the required IP address. When you are on a DHCP server with DNS capability, you can connect to the SharpV using the SharpV name (for example, SharpV12345) rather than the IP address (for example,
    Use static IP address
    Select this option to use a static address for the SharpV.
    IMPORTANT: You must use a static IP address if you want to stream video to the Security Center Archiver role.
  4. If you selected Use static IP address configure the following:
    IP adress
    Type the new IP address you want to assign to the SharpV. is the default.
    Subnet mask
    Type the new Subnet mask if applicable. is the default.
    Type the new Gateway if applicable. is the default.
    Type the new DNS if applicable. is the default.
  5. Click Save.