xmeye manual


Please make sure the DVR system has been connected to your router via the Ethernet cable. You can check the network connection status from the Startup Wizard.

Get the Serial Number from Main Menu > System > Info. > Version or the QR code in Startup Wizard.

Download and Install the App

Search and download XMEye into your mobile device from App Store/Google Play or scan the QR codes below to download.

xmeye qr code


An alternative option to download and install the App is to scan the QR code from the Startup Wizard.

Add the DVR System to the App

Launch XMEye App after installing, then follow these steps to add the DVR system.

Step 1:

Register an account with your email address. You will get a code by email to set a user name and password.

Add the DVR System to the App

Step 2:

Log in to XMEye with your user name and password, then tap ‘+’ on the upper right corner. Enter the information required on the interface of Add Device, then tap OK to add the device.

Add the DVR System to the App

Device Name:

Set a name for your DVR system

Serial Numer:

Get the serial number from Main Menu > System > Info. > Version or the QR code from Startup Wizard.

Username (Default is admin):

Enter admin if you did not change it in the Startup Wizard.

Password (Default is null):

Enter the password of DVR you set in the Startup Wizard. If it’s changed, please enter the new password.

Live Video

After successfully adding the DVR, it will be listed on the interface of Device List. Tap the icon and Start Preview to view the live videos from all channels.



① A blue icon indicates the DVR system is online, while the grey one indicates it’s offline. You can tap to confirm the information you entered.

② Tap on the name of the device to list all the cameras, you can select some certain channels to preview.

Live Video

Function Overview of the Live Video

Function Overview of the Live Video

  • Tap to enter the detailed settings of the channel. You can set the record plan, alarms, and more here.
  • Tap icon to capture a picture and save to your mobile device.
  • Tap to start recording; tap it again to end and save the video to your mobile device.
  • Tap to display the live video from one channel on the screen. You can slide it leftward to show the live video from another channel.
  • Tap to display the live video from 4 channels on the screen, so do and .
  • Tap to switch the image quality from SD to HD. SD is recommended for smoother streaming.

Video Playback

Tap on the interface of live video to play the video recorded in the Hard Disk Drive of the DVR system. Tap on the top right of Remote Video, it will switch to

Video Playback

  • stands for one screen displayed on the interface, while indicates 4 screens.
  • Tap iconto add another channel.
  • Slide leftward or rightward on the timeline to check the videos recorded by time.
  • Alarm Record stands for the videos recorded when the camera detected motion, human shape, or more.

Video Backup

Tap on the interface of Live Video, then tap Record Download to back up the videos to your mobile device.