Smart PSS Central Management Software

Software Version: V2.004.1 Developer: Dahua

SmartPSS is an all-in-one, full-featured video surveillance application that is ideal for the small to mid-size business that needs to monitor people, premises, and assets.

SmartPSS integrates all Dahua network cameras and storage devices into one intuitive, easy to use interface.

• Efficient Device Management
• Manage up to 64 Devices over a Maximum of 256 Channels
• Manage Access, Video Intercom, and Time and Attendance Devices
• Supports H.265 and H.264 Dual Video Compression Codecs
• Live Video Monitoring and Playback
• Configure Video Wall Layout and Scheme
• Configure NVR Recording
• PTZ Camera Control
• Intelligent Video System (IVS) with People Counting and Heat Map


PC Requirements:
64-bit OS: Windows 7/8/10
CPU: Intel Core i5 3.0 GHz or higher
Memory: 8GB or higher

Mac Requirements:
OS: Mac OS 10.11 or higher
CPU: Intel Core i5 3.0 GHz or higher
Memory: 8GB or higher

Windows 64-bit:
Patch Notes:
New Functions:
1. Support software password reset
2. Event
 a) New device offline, IPC external alarm and IPC offline alarm on NVR or HCVR
 b) Email reminder
3. Tour Plan
 a) Scheduled tour
4. Preview
 a)New speed dome rain wiper(ON and OFF)
5. TV Wall
 a) New favorite function
6. Access Control
 a) New alarm tone reminder
 b) Log search includes filter of card type
7. New global alarm tone switch

Does Smart PSS utilize a computers GPU?
No. Smart PSS relies solely on the computer CPU.


Can I use P2P on Smart PSS?
Yes. Under the Device Management menu when adding a new device you can select P2P as your add mode.


Can I view multiple locations on one live view window?
Yes. Cameras can be opened from any location in and order, even mixing locations, as long as the camera is online.


Can custom views be setup?
Yes. Users can set up any view in any style that they want including changing channel slot sizes and more.


What is the default Smart PSS Login?
The Smart PSS software does not have a default login password. When the software is first installed users will be prompted to set a password. The default username for the Smart PSS is 'admin' all lower case.


Using the Smart PSS Playback Download
Backing up footage from the Smart PSS Download

I forgot my Smart PSS password. How do I reset the password to get back in?
If the password to the Smart PSS software is forgotten there are two way to fix this issue. First way is if the Reset questions were setup during the software install the questions can be answered by clicking the forgot password button on the login screen. The second way is the software will need to be uninstalled and the reinstalled.