How can i remove that black square on my cctv? It was not there before. Even on my phone(wifi) the black square is visible. Pls help!?

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4 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago

    Some CCTV recorders have a setting that will cover a portion of the camera image you define so that it will not be shown to anyone.  For example, a security keypad view is obscured.  Or a bedroom window is not shown.

    Check settings.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Look on your cable box/satellite TV box remote for a button that says "Captions" or "CC" (for closed captioning) or "PIP" (for picture-in-picture). If you find a button, press it to remove the black box from the screen.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Reset the power on the camera to see if it fixes the error. If not, the camera may need to be replaced.  

  • Part of the ccd in the camera has failed.  You need a new camera.

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