How to set up Hikvision cloud recording on Google Drive July 14, 2020 in Hikvision In this guide shows how to set up a Hikvision DVR or NVR for Google Drive cloud recording. This way, you can upload footage or snapshot from your Hikvision DVR/NVR to your Google Drive account. The interesting part of this kind of setup is that you can have your Hikvision DVR or NVR recording the videos locally and in the cloud at the same time. This ensures you can have a backup in case something bad happens to your DVR (such as being stolen or damaged). If you want to record on the cloud using Microsoft OneDrive or DropBox, consult the articles below:• How to set up Hikvision cloud recording: OneDrive• How to set up Hikvision cloud recording: DropBox Let’s start by understanding how your devices must be connected on the network. The diagram below shows the way your Hikvision DVR/NVR needs to be hooked up. So, the DVR or NVR goes to your router and the laptop/computer is connected to the same router. All of these equipment must be on the same local network, otherwise they won’t be able to see each other.