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*PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BELOW REGARDING THIS UPDATE. NOT DOING SO BEFORE INSTALLATION CAN EFFECT THE WARRANTY AND/OR OPERATION OF YOUR UNIT(S)*


TH Series Installation Quick Guide (.pdf)


 TH Series DVR Firmware Update:

Please unzip the software upgrade file below directly to a USB Flash Drive.
As an alternative, users may elect to copy the folder to a CD for upgrade instead of using a USB device.

1. Shut down DVR and remove power for 10 seconds
2. Restart DVR
3. After complete start up of the TH Series DVR, Enter Main Menu
4. Enter System Setup
5. Enter Version
6. Select Upgrade Via Local Device
7. Follow prompts for upgrade...
8. Verify a "Successful" message when complete

Download latest firmware for TH Series here


TH Series Hardware Upgrade Instructions for iPhone
Before the TH Series DVR is able to be used with iPhone® devices, the DVR must be configured to the following specifications.

Below are the instructions for upgrading the hardware and firmware of the TH Series DVR.
Step One – Upgrade The Firmware
The DVR must have Firmware Version 542C or higher to connect using an iPhone®.
If the DVR does not do not have this version, the firmware must be upgraded.

To check the firmware, go into the menu of the DVR.
Next, go into "System Setup – System/Version" Info.
Inside of this page, the Firmware Version will be listed.
The DVR must be upgraded if the Firmware Version is not 542C or higher. 


1. Download the latest firmware update for TH Series DVRs from this page: (see above for Firmware Update)
2. Unzip the file on to the root of a Flash drive so that “upd_600s” is showing as the first file on the drive.
3. Insert the drive into the front USB port on the DVR.
4. Go into the menu of the DVR. Next, go into "System Setup – System/Version" Info.
5. Select “Software Upgrade Via Local Device”.
6. After the DVR has completed upgrading, the machine will reboot
7. Confirm that the hardware has changed by going back into the menu and looking for “6157” to be the last four digits of the firmware version
.

Step Two – Upgrade The Hardware

If the DVR has a hardware version similar to XX-XX-FX, it needs to be upgraded to XX-XX-FB to work correctly.
The only letter that is significant in this set is “F”. The “X’s” can be any letter or number.
The DVR must have an “F” as the second to last letter to upgrade the DVR.
If it does not have this, it will not upgrade.

To check the hardware, go into the menu of the DVR.
Next, go into "System Setup – System/Version" Info.
Inside of this page, the hardware will be listed.
If the last 2 letters of the hardware is not “FB”, the DVR must be upgraded.


1. Download this file:
  (ZIP)
2. Unzip the file on to the root of a Flash drive so that “upd_600s” is showing as the first file on the drive.
3. Insert the drive into the front USB port on the DVR.
4. Hold down “ESC”, “Enter” and the Channel “2” button at the same time for about 10 seconds.

(These are buttons on the front of the DVR. The “Enter” button is the one in the middle of the arrow keys."
5. The drive will flash and the upgrade should begin.
6. After the DVR has completed upgrading, the machine will reboot.
7. Confirm that the hardware has changed by going back into the menu and looking for “FB” to be the last two letters of the hardware version.


The iPhone® can now connect to the DVR using Safari®


MAC Compatible Software for TH DVRs
Speco Technologies "T" Series DVRs are now compatible with MAC® Computers
This includes all TL, TN, TH, TT and TS Series DVRs.
The download below can be directly copied on to the MAC® desktop, or run off a USB flash drive.

• Once downloaded, double-click the icon to launch program
• Once launched, the program will request an IP address or DDNS name of the DVR to connect to
• Once entered, it connects to the DVR via the Internet and will prompt for a 'user name' and 'password'
• Connection has now been made


View live from the DVR on a MAC® either in full screen, multi-screen, or search by time and date to initiate playback
No additional configuration is necessary
This same software also will run on a PC based platform

Download Mac Compatible Software for "T" Series DVRS   


 

DVR4TH/8TH/16TH250 (TH Series) Player Software


HDD Viewing Software for TH Series Hybrid H.264 DVRs


Central Management Software Upgrade version 2.12 

New Functions Include:
1.   RTP plus RTSP streaming performances are improved.
2.   Displayed FPS has been improved.

Behavior Changes:
1.   When the CMS software is closed, the CMS Player will be turned off as well.
2.   Corrected the false behavior of schedule recording from CMS.
3.   Changed from “Record by Site” to “Record by Camera” under the schedule recording mode. Cameras without “Schedule Recording” setup would not stop recording.
4.   Under Playback Dialog, when selecting Raw Data Mode, CMS Player will show “The parameter is incorrect” dialog window when no raw data recorded in the local computer.
5.   Corrected CMS Player display title under windows task manager.
6.   A warning message will pop when users click on “Dual Stream” under CMS playback mode.
7.   When archiving, the audio will automatically be stopped.