mydlink Camera Recorder



D.I.Y security made easy.
Use the mydlink Camera Recorder to simultaneously stream, record and playback up to 4 D-Link Wi-Fi Cameras* for an affordable 24/7 home or small business security system

Trigger Based Recording
Ability to record whenever sound or motion is detected
Easy Setup
Out of the box and into your home in minutes
No Monthly Fees
Affordable home security that doesn’t nickel and dime
Customized Storage
2 USB ports to connect your own hard drives of up to 4TB each

Easy setup.
Setup in just a few minutes with effortless do-it-yourself installation.

Connect up to 2 Hard Drives
Pick a size, pick a brand - the mydlink Camera Recorder works with any external USB hard drive.
Connect to Your Network
Connect to the same network your cameras are on via ethernet.
Get your security system up and running quickly
Up to 4 D-Link Wi-Fi Cameras will be automatically detected and set up for recording.

A little space.
A lot of recording.
How much storage do you need? Depends on what you're watching. Use this chart to create the solution that’s right for you.

Home security in the palm of your hand.
Real-time monitoring, scheduling and playback from anywhere with the free mydlink® View app.

Simple search and playback.
Search for the video you want by choosing the camera and selecting the date/time. It’s that easy.

Get your own security solution started today.

Video Format
 H.264 / MPEG-4 / MJPEG for live streaming
JPEG for still images
Audio Support
 G.711 / G.726
Reset Button
 Reset to factory default
Auto Scan Key
 IP Camera Finder (press for 3 seconds)
Eternal Device Interfaces
 10/100 BASE-TX Fast Ethernet Port for network connection
2 x USB 2.0 ports for external HDD storage

Supported Cameras
 Supports up to 4 mydlink-enabled network cameras
Playback / Recording
 Supports 4 channel simultaneous playback
Supports simultaneous live viewing or playback during recording

Continuous recording with automatic overwrite function


Live View/Playback

 HTTP Web Browser portal

mydlink View-NVR app

Live View Display Modes
 1 and 4 Channel display
Recording Modes
 Schedule, Manual, Event (Motion), Continuous
Recording Performance
 H.264 / MPEG4 720p @ 30 fps : 32 Mbps
Video Setting
 Resolution/Quality/Frame Rate/Compression Format/Audio On and Off
Playback Control
 Play, Stop, Pause, Forward, Backward, Next, Previous
Video Export Formats
 Video:  AVI


Physical Interface  RJ45 10/100 LAN Ethernet (auto MDI/MDIX)
Network Protocols                    IPv4, ARP, TCP, UDP, ICMP
DHP Client
DNS Client
HTTPS Server


User Management
 Administrator password authentication
Automatic Logoff
 Idle user timeout on configuration pages


Supported mydlink Cameras    DCS-930L, DCS-931L, DCS-932L, DCS-933L, DCS-936L, DCS-942L, DCS-5010L, DCS-5020L, DCS-2132L Rev A1 and B1, DCS-5222L Rev A1 and B1, DCS-2310L, DCS-2330L, DCS-2332L, DCS-6010L, DCS-7010L, DCS-2530L, DCS-5030L
 Use the latest DNR-202L firmware for proper support of mydlink
cameras listed.

System Requirements
 Microsoft Windows 8, 7
Mac OS 10.7 or higher

Browser Requirements
 Internet Explorer 8 or higher
Safari 7 or higher
Mobile Support
Remote Management
 Remote live view and playback via web browser
Configuration interface accessible via web browser
System Log
 Status of active users
Login history


 0.2 lbs. (90g)
External Power Adapter
 Input:  5V DC, 3 A
Consumption:  8.5 Watts +/- 5% (include 2 x 2.5 HDD)
 Operating:  32o to 104o F (0o to 40o C)
Storage:    -4o to 158o F (-20o to 70o C)
 Operating:  10% to 90% non-condensing
Storage:     5% to 95% non-condensing

 4.62 x 2.76 x 0.80 inches


Meet the mydlink Camera Video Recorder DNR-202L


  • Can I use USB Flash (thumb) drives with the DNR-202L?

It is not recommended to use thumb drives with the DNR-202L. The videos may not record completely and/or flash drives may crash when recording.

  • If I connect two USB drives how is the storage configured? (mirrored, one logical drive)

The DNR-202L supports standard hard drive configuration that provides a single volume for each drive. It does not support JBOD or RAID configuration.

  • What happens when a drive is un-mounted (disconnected from the DNR-202L)?

When a drive is un-mounted, the device will beep and record to the second disk automatically.

  • Can I use the DNR-202L with cameras other than D-Link Wi-Fi cameras?

No, the DNR-202L only supports D-Link Wi-Fi cameras.

  • Can I use the DNR-202L recorder with more than 4 cameras?

You can set up to 8 cameras with the DNR-202L but will only be able to record 4 cameras simultaneously.

  • Can I search for recorded video based on motion detected?

Yes, in the View Recorded Files window, the date and time with motion or sound recordings will be highlighted in blue.


  • What browsers are supported for viewing remotely?

Internet Explorer 8, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari 5

  • Can I use the DNR-202L on a local network without an Internet connection?

Yes, please refer to the "Configure the NVR without Internet" in the manual (p62).

  • What is the maximum size of the USB drives that can be used on the DNR-202L?

The DNR-202L supports up to 2 USB hard drives with 4TB in each USB port for a max of 8TBS combined.

  • Is it possible to use the two USB drives at the same time with 4 cameras sources, 2 in each drive?

No, all the videos will be recorded to drive A first. Once drive A is full, then the DNR-202L will automatically begin to record to drive B.

  • When using only 2 cameras, Can one camera record to drive 「A」 and another camera record to drive 「B」 at the same time?

No, all the camera footage will be recorded to drive A first. Once drive A is full, then drive B will begin recording.

  • What happens when one drive fails while connected to the USB port?

When a drive fails, the device will beep and record to the second disk automatically.

  • What mydlink cameras are supported by the DNR-202L?
  • DCS-930L
  • DCS-931L
  • DCS-932L
  • DCS-933L
  • DCS-935L
  • DCS-942L
  • DCS-960L
  • DCS-2132L rev A1 and B1
  • DCS-2310L
  • DCS-2330L
  • DCS-2332L
  • DCS-2630L
  • DCS-5009L
  • DCS-5010L
  • DCS-5020L
  • DCS-5029L
  • DCS-5222L rev A1 and B1
  • DCS-6010L
  • DCS-7010L

Use the latest DNR-202L firmware to ensure proper support of the above listed cameras.


  • What USB hard drives have been tested with the DNR-202L?

You are NOT required to use these drives for successful operation. Most other USB drives will also be compatible.

Note: If you are experiencing issues with your hard drives please verify that you are using the latest firmware on your DNR-202L.

  • Stream, Record and Playback – Simultaneously record video, view live or playback recorded video from up to four mydlink cameras
  • Customize Your Storage – Store camera video on up to two attached USB external hard drives (bring your own drives – up to 4 TB each)
  • Trigger-Based Recording – Motion or schedule based recording of high-quality video and audio
  • Easy to Set Up – Quick and easy setup with auto-camera discovery
  • Remote & Local Access – Free mydlink View app for remote access and the mydlink web portal for local viewing
  • Compact Size – 4.6″ x 2.75″ x 0.8″ inch design allows you to place virtually anywhere

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 mydlink Camera Video Recorder