Free Download DW VMAX for PC Windows 7/8/10/MAC

Here we provide you with the link to download the DW VMAX App file. This is a good solution to have Digital Watchdog CCTV cameras connect to your computer.

This software is available for free provided by the company.

Start downloading software by clicking the link provided to you. Wait for the download to complete, then extract the downloaded file with an extraction software and save it on your computer for installation.

The DW VMAX for PC CMS App is a security surveillance Software.

DW VMAX CMS App (Windows 7/8/10/11 & MAC OS)

We present you the Digital Watchdog’s CCTV camera software.

It will enable you to connect with your CCTV cameras on your computers.

This software is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. Get the free download file according to the requirements of your operating system.

Free Download DW VMAX
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We have provided the link below for a free download of the software. Get the download and extract the file using extraction software.

Read the installation procedures given below carefully for the best results of connecting CCTV cameras on your PC.

What is DW VMAX CMS?

Digital Watchdog Company has designed and developed software to connect and control the CCTV cameras on PCs known as CMS software for the PC.

This allows you to connect as well as control the CCTV cameras on your PC without any coding or other problems.

Characteristics of DW VMAX App

Here are some enlisted characteristics of the software to understand the function and performance of the software for Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems.

Characteristics of the software will highlight the functions it can perform on PCs for remote surveillance. The Characteristics are as follows:

  • Live streaming on WiFi, 3G, or 4G networks.
  • PTZ control.
  • Live image quality enhancement.
  • Zoom in and out option on live streaming.
  • Multiple as well as single video export.
  • Support 4, 6, 8, 16, and 32 Channel view on PC.
  • Audio communication.

DW VMAX CMS App (Windows)

Get the Digital Watchdog’s CMS for the Windows operating system here for free.

The CMS supports the Windows operating system and helps to connect CCTV cameras on PCs.


The Company has provided for Mac clients. Get for Mac free to connect the CCTV cameras on Mac.

For Mac users, the download link is provided below. Extract the downloaded file for Mac before starting the installation process.

DW VMAX CMS App (Linux)

This Company has also designed and developed this CMS for Linux to connect and control the CCTV cameras on PCs.

This helps to connect and control the CCTV cameras on your Linux PC.

Get this software for Linux OS here. Read the installation procedure carefully given below.

Get the CMS for Linux OS now.

Install & Setup DW VMAX CMS on Windows PC

Get the download file for the respective operating system from the above-provided download links.

1st Step – Installation for Windows, Mac, and Linux OS.

After extracting the downloaded file, open the folder and click on the application software to start. Now a window will appear on the screen click on the “Install” button.

Start the installation of software
Start the installation of the software

The installation progress will begin, wait for progress to complete the installation.

Installation progress
Installation progress

When installation gets completed click on the “Launch” button to proceed further.

Finish the installation for Windows
Finish the installation

2nd Step – Connecting Camera devices on Mac, Windows, and Linux OS.

The login panel window will appear on the screen, enter the IP address, port, username, and password correctly. Then click on the “OK” button.

Login panel
Login panel

The device which is connected to the particular IP address will be displayed on the left side of the screen.

Connected devices
Connected devices

3rd Step – Camera Live view for Linux, Mac, and Windows OS.

Drag the listed device to the right of the software screen to get the live view of CCTV cameras on software for Linux, Mac, and Windows OS.

Live view of CCTV cameras on the DW software
Live view of CCTV cameras on the software

Securing Connections for Windows, Mac, and Linux OS

DW VMAX for Mac, Windows & Linux OS maintains regular as well as secure connections i.e., HTTP and HTTPS connections.

But by default, the connection encryption is disabled as well as the server with a generated self-signed certificate has the lowest level of security.

To secure the connection on software, an SSL security certificate must be purchased from an authorized SSL certificate provider.

After obtaining the SSL certificate, install it on the server by following the steps:

  • Create a file by the name of cert.pem with a private key and the Entire trust chain.
  • Place the cert.pem file as follows:-
    • Windows OS – Windows: C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\Digital
      Watchdog\Digital Watchdog Media Server\ssl
    • Linux OS – /opt/digital watchdog/media server/var/ssl
  • Restart the Server again.

You can forcefully secure your device connections on CMS for Mac, Windows, and Linux OS. Just follow the steps carefully listed below.

  1. Go to the “Main Menu”, then click on System Administration (Ctrl+Alt+A).
  2. The general tab will open click on the “Allow only Secure Connections” option’s checkbox.
  3. Click on the Apply button.
  4. Now proceed by clicking on the Advanced option on the webserver. After that click on the “Proceed” option.

Logging to the DW Cloud

To connect for Linux, Mac and Windows OS with the DW Cloud follow the steps carefully. We will discuss the procedure to connect the DW Cloud storage. DW Cloud provides you with storage capabilities on the server, the steps are as follows:

  • Click on the “Cloud” icon in the navigation panel.
  • Now enter the email ID and password if registered already or create an account to connect to DW Cloud.

Connect to the System by the Welcome Screen of CMS

Get to connect to the devices which are connected to the same network. You can know the connected device by view on the screen the connected devices are displayed on the welcome screen of CMS.

Connect device on Welcome screen of CMS
Connect the device on the Welcome screen of the CMS

Link to Specific Server by Application

You can also connect to a particular server by using the software for Windows, Mac, and Linux OS software. Without connecting to a server a user can access only local files. To connect to a different server follow the listed procedure carefully:-

Link to Specific server for Linux, Mac and Windows OS
Link to Specific server for Linux, Mac, and Windows OS
  • Go to the “Main Menu” option and then click on the Connect to Server option.
  • Enter the correct IP address, port, username and password
  • Click on the “Test” button to know whether the entered credentials are correctly working.
  • Now click on the “OK” button.

DW VMAX App (Android OS)

Digital Watchdog Company also provides an application for Android clients as well.

Now connect the CCTV cameras to mobile applications for Android users on its app.

We have provided the download link which is given below for Android users. Just follow the steps shown to connect your cameras on an Android device.


We have discussed in detail the VMAX CMS App here. This helps to connect as well as control Digital Watchdog’s CCTV cameras on PC.

This software for Mac, Linux, and Windows OS has many features which we have discussed in the characteristics section of the article.

So this is all about the topicFor further queries, you can contact us by commenting in the comment section of this article.

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