A camera could not only store recordings to a Micro SD card but also record to a PC, this article will guide you on how to set the camera to record to a PC.

Applies to: All Reolink products except battery-powered cameras.

Below are 2 methods to record videos from the camera to your PC via Reolink Client.

  1. Record to PC by using manual record

  2. Record to PC by setting record schedule

Note: Before setting the video recording and playback of Reolink cameras, you need to update your Reolink Client to the latest version.

Method 1: By Using Manual Record

Step 1. Set the Record Path for the manual record. 


Step 2. Go back to the Live View page and click on the video icon to start recording.


Step 3. Tap on the video icon again to stop recording, then find the recording in the folder by following the record path.

Method 2: By Setting Record Schedule

Follow the steps in Set up Local Record Schedule via Reolink Client (New Client) to enable and set the local recording. 

After you save the settings, the camera will record to your PC based on the Record Schedule you have set.

Note: The recording schedule is valid for all the cameras you have logged in on Reolink Client.