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Chowmain - Vstarcam CXXXX / TXXXX IP Camera driver 

Integrating H264 based PTZ IP Surveillance into Control4 is now more affordable than ever with Chowmain Software & Apps Vstarcam driver. Have you ever wanted a PTZ camera but could never justify the price tag? Well now you can integrate the budget Vstarcar CXXXX & TXXXX range of PTZ IP Cameras into Control4. Combine it with out Notification Suite so that Control4 will email you a snapshot or push notification when someone is at your door. 


  • IP based communications 
  • JPEG/MJPEG/H264 based integration 
  • Upto 16 Presets 
  • Home 
  • Tilt Up/Down 
  • Tilt Scan 
  • Pan Left/Right 
  • Pan Scan 
  • Programatic IR ON/OFF 
  • Programatic Speed Set 
  • Flip Image (X, Y, XY, None) Property 
  • Swap Up/Down Controls Property 
  • Swap Left/Right Controls Property 
  • Snapshot variable for easy integration with Chowmain Notification Suite (for sending push notification with image or email with image attachment to home owner). 

Frequently Asked Questions 

What models will this work for? 

This driver is developed on the C7837 WIP camera. The API will also support the following models. 

  • C37 
  • C38 
  • C42 
  • C50S 1080P 
  • C93 
  • C7812 WIP 
  • C7815 WIP 
  • C7816 WIP 
  • C7823 WIP 
  • C7824 WIP 
  • C7833 WIP 
  • C7833-X4 
  • C7835 WIP 
  • C7837 WIP 
  • C7838 WIP 
  • C7850 IP 
  • C7850 WIP 
  • F6836 
  • T7833 WIP 
  • T6835 WIP 
  • T6863 WIP 
  • T7892 WIP 

It may also support other future models. It is recommended you test the driver out prior to purchasing a licence. 

What other cool things can we do with this driver? 

  • Setup the image orientation in composer, swap up/down/left/right PTZ movement control via properties. 
  • You can call the presets via composer programming, set up pan scan, tilt scan, turn the IR on/off and also set the speed. 
  • We make it easy to send a snapshot using our notification suite by adding the snapshot URL as a variable. You just need to select it in either the pushover or SMTP driver and it will send it for you. 

How do I find out more information about the driver? 
Please see the links below for more information about the driver. 

Chowmain Website

How do I buy the driver? 
This driver is developed by Chowmain software & apps and is distributed and supported by Houselogix, Inc. 

Download Driver / Purchase Licence

Who do i contact for technical support? 
This driver is developed by Chowmain software & apps and is distributed and supported by Houselogix, Inc. 


Do you provide trial licences? 
All Chowmain drivers for Control4 come with a 48 hour trial. This is activated once you add the driver to the project. No additional steps are necessary. 


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