How Do I Export Video From Lorex Camera?

If you are a Lorex camera user, you may want to export video footage for various reasons such as sharing with law enforcement, saving important footage for future reference, or just viewing the footage on a different device. In this article, we will guide you through the process of exporting video from your Lorex camera.

Step 1: Accessing the DVR menu

To begin with, ensure that your Lorex camera system is connected to a monitor or TV. From there, access the DVR menu by using the remote control that came with your system. You can also use a mouse if your Lorex camera system supports it.

Using the remote control

To use the remote control:

  • Press the “Menu” button on your remote control to access the main menu.
  • Select “Playback” from the main menu using the arrow buttons on your remote control.
  • Select “Search” from the playback menu and press “Enter.”
  • Use the arrow buttons to select the date and time of the footage you want to export.
  • Select “Export” and choose between exporting via USB or network.

Using a mouse

If your Lorex camera system supports mouse functionality, follow these steps:

  • Right-click anywhere on your monitor screen to bring up a context menu.
  • Select “Main Menu” from this context menu.
  • Select “Playback,” then “Search.”
  • Select the date and time of the footage you want to export using your mouse.

Step 2: Exporting video via USB

If you choose to export your footage via USB, ensure that you have a USB storage device plugged into your Lorex camera system. Follow these steps:

  • Select “USB” as the export method.
  • Select the footage you want to export by using the checkboxes next to each file.
  • Choose which format you want your exported footage to be in. You can choose between AVI, ASF, and H.264.
  • Select “Export” and wait for the process to complete.

Step 3: Exporting video via network

To export your footage via network, ensure that your Lorex camera system is connected to a local area network (LAN). Follow these steps:

  • Select “Network” as the export method.

Conclusion

Exporting video from your Lorex camera system may seem daunting at first, but with these simple steps, it’s easier than ever. Whether you’re exporting via USB or network, ensure that you select all the necessary options such as format before initiating the process.

Remember that exporting video is crucial if you need to share or save important footage. We hope this article has been helpful in guiding you through this process!