Many users want to view their Hikvision cameras or access the DVR/NVR using Safari browser on a Mac. What plugin to install on Safari? How to see a Hikvision camera or NVR using Safari? You can view the cameras on Safari by installing the Mac web plugin for Hikvision.
- To view the content, you will need to install the missing plug-in. Below we show you how to install missing plug-in with Mac OS X. Also included is information about how to use the Security pane of Safari’s preferences to configure how you want individual websites to handle plug-in content.
- Before you start, check the version of Safari running on your Mac. To display the version number, choose Safari About Safari. If your Safari version is 11.0 or later, follow the steps in For Mac OS X 10.11, macOS 10.12, and later.; If your Safari version is 10.0 or later, follow the steps in For Mac OS X 10.10.
- LastPass for Safari. LastPass browser extension for Apple Safari. This is a Mac App which includes the Safari extension. Click here for installation help.
- How do I install the Adobe Flash Player plug-in on Safari for Mac? Share this page Flash Player is a free browser plug-in that is used across the BBC website for playing videos, animations and games.
In this step-by-step guide we will show how to access a Hikvision device (IP camera, NVR, DVR) using Safari. You’ll be able to see the live feed, playback, modify the settings, etc. For other browser, read the instructions about viewing the cameras on Google Chrome or Firefox.
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How to access a Hikvision device on Safari?
In order to view the Hikvision cameras or NVR/DVR using Safari on Mac computer, you need to install the Hikvision web plugin made to work on Mac computer.
In the Safari app on your Mac, choose Safari Preferences, then click Websites. Do one of the following: Disable a plug-in: Deselect the tickbox to the left of the plug-in name. Enable a plug-in: Select the tickbox to the left of the plug-in name. For common plug-ins such as Adobe Flash Player, you also need to turn on the plug-in for each.
Step 1. Install the Hikvision web plugin for Mac. Download from it from the Hikvision website or from this google drive link. This plugin supports Mac OS 10.8 or later version. Please close the web browsers while you are installing the plugin.
Step 2. Open up the Safari browser. Type your NVR’s IP address into the address bar. For our example, since we are connected to the same network, we will use our NVR’s local IP address: http://126.96.36.199. If you’re using a http port other than 80, you need to type at the end of the address. For example if your http port is 82 then you have to type: http://192.168.1.33:82.
Step 3. You should be able to see the live view of your cameras and the rest of the settings.
Safari extensions add functionality to Safari, so you can explore the web the way you want. Extensions can show helpful information about a webpage, display news headlines, help you use your favorite services, change the appearance of webpages, and much more. Extensions are a great way to personalize your browsing experience.
Use the App Store to conveniently download and install Safari extensions. All extensions in the App Store are reviewed, signed, and hosted by Apple for your security.
How to install extensions
Start by installing the latest macOS updates to make sure that Safari is up to date. You need Safari 12 or later to get Safari extensions from the App Store.
Safari Add Ons
Find and install an extension:
- Open Safari and choose Safari > Safari Extensions from the menu bar.
- The App Store opens to the Safari Extensions page, as pictured above. To download and install an extension, click Get or click the price. You might be asked to sign in with your Apple ID.
- Click Install.
- After the extension is installed, click Open and follow the onscreen instructions provided by the extension.
Then return to Safari to turn on the extension you installed:
- Choose Safari > Preferences.
- Click Extensions.
- Select the checkbox next to the extension's name.
All extensions installed from the App Store are automatically kept up to date.
How to turn off or uninstall extensions
Choose Safari > Preferences, then click Extensions.
Safari Browser Extension
- To turn off an extension, deselect its checkbox.
- To uninstall an extension, select the extension and click the Uninstall button. If you can't determine what an extension does, or you don't expect to use it again, you should uninstall it.
Install Plugins For Safari
Plugins For Safari On Mac
Safari no longer supports most web plug-ins. To load webpages more quickly, save energy, and strengthen security, Safari is optimized for content that uses the HTML5 web standard, which doesn't require a plug-in. To enhance and customize your browsing experience, use Safari extensions instead of web plug-ins.