More people are using cameras today to record video from around their house. Most times they are not able to play the .avi/GMP4 files. Many video surveillance footage requires its own codecs and most times this tends to be the video camera manufacturers own video codecs.
Most users will try and play the video with the VLC player however this does not work and VLC does not have the codec which it needs. Most of these require the “GeoVision Advanced MPEG-4 Video Codec” file which needs to be installed and then the video player will play the video for you.
The video codec below is what you will need to install and then your video player will play the video and the codecs has been installed on your computer.