Most Verkada cameras come equipped with an onboard microphone, which is disabled by default. Users with Admin permissions can enable audio. When enabled audio will be available for live streaming and historical footage.

Note: Audio will take 20 to 30 minutes before it will be available for historical footage.

Enable Audio

  1. Select a camera

  2. Select InfoSettings → Device

  3. Toggle the Enable camera audio (the camera will reboot)

  4. Audio will be recorded onwards from the time it's activated


Listening to Audio on Live Video

  1. Select a camera that has audio enabled

  2. Click the audio button on the camera control bar and move the slide up and down to set the volume

Note: Live audio is not available for the CM61, CM41-E, or D80

Listening to Audio on Historical Footage

  1. Select a camera that has audio enabled

  2. Search for the footage you want in the historical data

  3. Use the volume slider tool to adjust the volume

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