How to install a hard drive to Qsee's DVR?
This article will show you step by step how to install a hard disk to a DVR/NVR. Before proceeding with the installation, please ensure that your recorder is powered off, and the power adapter is disconnected.
Applies to: All Qsee NVRs and DVRs
You'll need a Phillips head screwdriver and a hard drive for surveillance use. Please refer to the video or text for the installation guide.
Step 1: Remove the DVR case by unscrewing the screws on its side and back.
Note: The DVR only supports 3.5" hard drive up to 10TB (per slot).
Step 2: Attach the hard drive to the DVR case's hard drive tray and tighten the screws.
Step 3: Connect the power and SATA cables to both the DVR and the hard drive.
Step 4: Reattach the DVR case.
Step 5: Power on your DVR, then navigate to Main Menu > Storage > HDD Manage to confirm that the HDD Status is listed as Normal.