About the video timeline - Security Center 5.9

Security Center User Guide 5.9

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The timeline appears below the video image in canvas tiles.

With the video timeline you can do the following:
  • Move the timeline window to the left or to the right by clicking on the timeline itself and dragging it either left or right.
  • Shrink or widen the timeline by hovering your mouse pointer over the timeline and turning your mouse wheel.

A White background indicates that a recording is present.
B Black background indicates that no recording was made at that time.
C Green motion-bars. The bigger the bar, the more motion is present.
D Orange ribbon icon indicates the presence of a bookmark. Mousing over the bookmark displays the associated text and time stamp.
E Orange bar at the top of the timeline indicates video that has been cached (buffered) on your workstation’s hard drive.
F Playback cursor. Drag cursor to playback a different point on the timeline.
G Playback timestamp. Click to toggle between relative and absolute time.
H Timeline duration/scale. Hover your mouse pointer and scroll the mouse wheel to zoom in or out on the scale of the timeline.
I Purple background indicates the future.

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