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Hi / have a dvr4/1600 720p connected to a replacement monitor inwich first monitor died and now up and running but now i cant get into main settings user name and pass word forgotten /can you please help and advise me in how to reset

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Have camera and motion sensa active just cant get into settings because of user name and password

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Home Security Systems
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago
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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 7 months ago

To reset the password ***** your Swann DVR will require using some software.

Here is the reset process:

http://support.swann.com/customer/en/portal/articles/2820509-dvrx-1590-1600-4575-4780-4980-and-nvrx-7450-password-reset

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