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Multi-camera CCTV software for the Mac


Common questions and answers about SecuritySpy

User Manual
How to use SecuritySpy

Installation Manual
How to set up and install a SecuritySpy video surveillance system

iOS/tvOS App Guide
How to use the SecuritySpy iPhone, iPad and Apple TV app

Supported Cameras
Which cameras are supported by SecuritySpy

Our Camera Picks
A curated list of recommended IP cameras

System Requirements Calculator
Which Mac is required for your planned system

Web server HTTP/RTSP specification
Specifications of SecuritySpy's web interface

AppleScript Examples
AppleScripts to control and automate common tasks


We have a forum where users can ask questions and share experiences.

Contact us

If your question is not answered by the above resources, you can email us and will normally get back to you within one business day. If you are emailing about a problem, please include the following in your email:

  • Debug file: open SecuritySpy, click the SecuritySpy menu, and from the Debug submenu, select the option Create Debug File On Desktop.
  • Screenshots to demonstrate what you are describing or to show any relevant settings (how to capture a screenshot on your Mac).
  • As much relevant additional detail as possible, for example information about your Mac, cameras and network setup.