How to backup from Zosi DVR

If you have a Zosi DVR, you can use the Zosi’s ZOSI Vault software to connect your camera directly to the computer and back it up. If you have an NVR, you can use the NVR’s “ZOSI Vault” software to connect your camera directly to the computer and create backups of videos and images.If you want to back up recordings from a Zosi DVR or NVR from another device with ZOSI Vault or NVR, follow the steps below:

Backup Zosi Video to a USB Drive

When you connect to a Zosi DVR, you may notice that it is recording video. If this is the case, you can use this guide to backup your recordings to a USB drive.This guide assumes that you are using the default settings of your Zosi DVR or NVR. To get more detailed instructions on how to use your Zosi DVR or NVR, see how-to-use.The first step is to connect the camera in question to a computer (either via a direct USB connection or via a wired Ethernet connection). Then run the following command from the command line:ps aux | grep zsi_dvr_backupIf you don’t get any output, check that there’s nothing in the /var/lib/zsi_dvr/backup directory, then check that there’s nothing in the /etc/zsi_dvr directory. If all these steps fail, you should contact your manufacturer for further help.

Backup Zosi Video Using Windows Explorer

This is a quick guide on how to backup Zosi Video recordings to USB. This is useful if you are looking for a way to avoid paying for Zosi’s subscription, or if you want to make quick and easy backups of programs that can be stored on USB Flash Drives.

Backup Zosi Video Using VLC Media Player

If you have a Zosi DVR or NVR, and you use it to record your video, or if you are just curious about the process, here is how to backup your recordings.1. Make sure you have recorded all the videos on the DVR.2. Go to “File” menu and select “Copy file” to bring up a popup menu with all the options in this picture:3. Now select “Videos” tab and select any of your recordings in this picture:


If you have a Zosi DVR or NVR, it’s nice to have a way of backing up recordings from that device to an external drive. One of the nice things about this tool is that it also provides an easy way of restoring them.This is very handy if you are in a situation where you need to make a backup (e.g. for an emergency), or if you lost your original hard disk and need to retrieve the files from it, etc…