Enabling multicast streaming for MOBOTIX units in Security Center - Security Center 5.7 GA

Security Center Video Unit Configuration Guide 5.7 GA

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To use multicast streaming with MOBOTIX units in Security Center, you must enable multicast on the camera for at least one stream.


  1. From the Video task in Config Tool, select the camera to configure, and then click the Video tab.
  2. In the Network settings section, set the Connection type option to Multicast.
  3. Set the Multicast address and port number.
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Open the unit web page.
  6. Click Admin Menu > Camera Administration > Integration Protocols.
  7. In the General Settings section, set the Multicast interface values as they were configured in Config Tool.
  8. For the MxPEG Stream 1, select the Enable Multicast option, and then enter the multicast IP address and port number.