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Release Notes for Cisco Video Surveillance High Definition IP Camera Release 3.1.0
These release notes provide important information for the Cisco Video Surveillance high definition IP camera release 3.1.0.
Firmware release 3.1.0 applies to the following Cisco IP camera models:
This firmware is compatible with Cisco Video Surveillance Manager (VSM) 6.3.2 and later. VSM 6.3.2 and later contains a camera firmware upgrade feature that simplifies and automates the firmware upgrade process.
This document includes the following sections:
What's New in this Release
Cisco Video Surveillance high definition IP camera firmware release 3.1.0 provides the following new features and updates:
•Analog video output—Supports analog video at 720p or lower resolution. Analog video is enabled by default to allow you to adjust the camera field of view during installation, and is intended for viewing at short distances. We recommend that you disable the analog video after installation.
•Local Storage—Supports up to 8 GB of USB flash storage that is used to hold video data when the camera loses network connectivity.
•Enhanced Motion Detection—Improved motion detection algorithm that results in better accuracy and ease of deployment.
•Support for Windows 7 Enterprise and Internet Explorer 8.
Table 1 describes the caveats that are open in this release.
You can use the Bug Toolkit to find information about caveats (bugs) for the this release, including a description of the problems and available workarounds. The Bug Toolkit lists open and resolved caveats.
To access Bug Toolkit, you need an Internet connection and a Cisco.com user ID and password.
To use the Bug Toolkit, follow these steps:
Step 1 To access the Bug Toolkit, go to http://tools.cisco.com/Support/BugToolKit/action.do?hdnAction=searchBugs.
Step 2 Log in with your Cisco.com user ID and password.
Step 3 To look for information about a specific problem, enter the bug ID number in the Search for bug ID field, then click Go.
Step 4 To look for information if you do not know the bug ID number:
a. Choose Security from the Select Product Category menu.
b. Choose the desired product from the Select Product menu.
c. Choose the version number from the Software Version menu.
d. Under Advanced Options, choose Use default settings or Use custom settings. The default settings search for severity 1, 2 and 3 bugs, open and fixed bugs, and only bugs containing bug details. Use the custom settings to change the severity and status parameters, or to search for keywords within the bug headline and description.
For additional information about the Cisco Video Surveillance IP camera, see the User Guide for your IP camera. User Guides are available at this URL:
Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines
For information about obtaining documentation, obtaining support, providing documentation feedback, security guidelines, and recommended aliases and general Cisco documents, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:
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