To get a better view of the finer details of what you are monitoring, you can zoom in on the live or playback video that is displayed in a tile, regardless of whether you are using fixed cameras or PTZ cameras.
What you should know
- Select a tile that is displaying live or playback video.
- Do one of the following:
A zoom thumbnail of the full image appears in the upper-left corner of the tile, and the zoom level is displayed in the tile.
- Click and drag your mouse to create your desired zooming area (blue rectangle), and then release the mouse button. This method does not work with PTZ cameras.
- Scroll your mouse wheel forwards to zoom in and backwards to zoom out. With PTZ cameras, this method only works once you apply the digital zoom.
- In the camera widget, click Toggle digital zoom ().
- Right-click in the tile and click ().
- In the zoom thumbnail, you can do the following:
- Click and drag the red box to reposition the zoom area.
- Click and drag the mouse cursor on the zoomed-in image to reposition the zoom area.
- Use the slider to increase and decrease the zoom level.
- To stop zooming, click Toggle digital zoom () in the camera widget.
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