Live URLs for cameras and video streams sometimes include credentials within it. Special characters in the password can cause the channel to remain initialising in Focus Server. In order to resolve this, a user can use this tool to decode the password and receive its encoded equivalent.
Link to the tool
- Unable to connect to camera feed with provided video stream URL
- Identify special characters in video stream URL
- Copy and paste URL into Decoder
- Select Encode
- Copy encoded URL and paste it over the previous URL