Enabling metadata recording for Bosch VRM units - Security Center

Security Center Video Unit Configuration Guide

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To search for Bosch VRM video recordings using the Forensic search task in Security Desk, you must enable metadata recording for the unit using the Bosch VRM Configurator.

Before you begin

Make sure the Bosch SDK is installed.

What you should know

Only Bosch IVA units can be used in the Forensic search task.


  1. Open the Bosch VRM Configurator.
  2. Click System > Devices.
  3. From the Devices list, select the unit to configure.
  4. Click Recording > Recording Profiles, and select the Day tab.
  5. Next to the Recording includes field, select the Metadata option.
  6. Apply your changes.

After you finish

If the unit is already added in Security Center and is recording, then restart the unit.