Ask your Blackstar representative for your credentials and IP information.


Windows Install Instructions
Here is a link to download the latest Windows Client (2.5.7):


1) Open the BLACKSTAR-2.5.7-Client.exe file and follow the setup instructions (keep everything default)
2) After setup completes, open the new client icon on your desktop
3) Running that the first time will walk you through the add server wizard
    – Server Address: [IP ADDRESS]
    – Server Port: [PORT]
    – User: [NAME]
    – Pass: [PASS]
    – Select Appropriate options
    – Server Title: Whatever you want to call it
    – Click ‘Next’ then ‘Finish’
4) Double click the server name on the left to connect
5) Save
Here is video showing you how to install the client:

Mobile Device Install Instructions

To view the cameras on your Apple or Android device, do the following:

  • Go to your app store and download “Blackstar HD View”
  • Once installed, open and click “Add Server”

    • Name: Whatever you want to call it
    • Host: [IP ADDRESS]
    • Port: [PORT] (defaults is 8080)
    • Username: [NAME] (default is admin)
    • Password: [PASS]
  • Then Click “Done” in top right corner.
  • Then click on the server you just added to see cameras.

Other Device Access (Windows phone, Linux, Mac)

To view cameras on any other device, open the browser and type the following:
http://[IP ADDRESS]:[PORT]