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Create a more complete view of conditions with Contrail® Camera image collection, hosting, and viewing platform.

  • Camera Documentation

    Download the latest version of the help files here in PDF format.

    Note: Most manuals and guides come in the PDF format and is the easiest way to view the manual or guide.
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  • How do I add a new Camera?

    Note: You must have a license available that has not been activated to add a new Camera. Please contact OneRain to purchase additional licenses.

    After logging in to Contrail Camera, navigate to Configuration > Cameras in...
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  • How do I add Rules to a Camera?

    After logging into Contrail Camera as an administrator, navigate to the relevant Camera via Configuration > Cameras. After selecting the Camera, open the Edit dropdown menu, and select Rules.

    Click the + Add button to add...
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  • How do I edit a Camera's Rules?

    After logging into Contrail Camera as an administrator, navigate to the relevant Camera via Configuration > Cameras. After selecting the Camera, open the Edit dropdown menu and select Rules.

    Click on the name of the Rule to be edited to...
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  • How do I edit an existing Camera?

    After logging in to Contrail Camera, navigate to Configuration > Cameras in the Navigation sidebar. Click on the Name of the Camera to be edited.

    To edit Camera details, select Edit. Here you can modify:

    • Name: Name...
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    • How do I FTP to your Camera service

      OneRain will provide the host, port (21), username, and password to program your cameras.
      If your vendor camera configuration asks for a folder path; it should be left blank.

      Your camera images must be unique! Cameras software can...
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    • How Do I Get An API Key?

      Camera administrators can access the API module under Configuration.
      From that interface the API keys and examples for use are offered.

      Multiple API keys can be created to segregate use to specific platforms.
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    • How do I view Camera Rule details?

      After logging into Contrail Camera as an administrator, navigate to the relevant Camera via Configuration > Cameras. After selecting the Camera, open the Edit dropdown menu and select Rules.

      Click on the name of the Rule of interest to see...
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    • Playing downloaded movies

      If you have downloaded a movie in the MP4 format you can watch the movie on your computer. Windows 10 may need additional software (codecs) to play this format.

      We recommend using the open source player VLC.
      VLC is a free and open...
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    • What types of Cameras do you collect

      The types of cameras are generic
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