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DSS/V8/DSS Express/Instruction/Import Device


This guide will show how to add multiple Dahua devices at once to DSS Express using the Import feature.


  • DSS Express V8 Server and Client
  • Dahua Devices connected to the network

Step by Step Instructions

1.Login to DSS Express Client and then go to Configurations > Device menu.

From Home Select the Configuration menu

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2. Click on Device.

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3. Click Import

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4. Click Template Download to download an example import template file that can be used.

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Open the template file in Excel and modify as required.

Template requirements/example:

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Click to Select File - Click this to upload the completed template file with all device information.

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