AXIS Companion

Professional video surveillance made simple

Getting started with AXIS Companion

Register a MyAxis account
Download and install the desktop app
Create a site
View live video
Record video
Manage users
Get started with the mobile app
Set up notifications
Show video on an external display
Migrate from version 3 to version 4

AXIS Companion version 4 (Windows 64 bit only).


AXIS Companion together with AXIS S3008 Recorder supports Axis cameras and encoders with firmware 5.50 or higher. (Solutions not including AXIS S3008 Recorder, is compatible with firmware 8,40 and later).


Important! If you are using AXIS Companion version 3, please read the section below.


Mobile app for iOS
Mobile app for Android


Release notes


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AXIS Companion version 3


There are circumstances where you need an earlier release of AXIS Companion:


  • If you have devices with a firmware older than 8.40
  • If your site has no internet access
  • If you use a third-party NAS

The migration guide contains information that will help you decide what version you need. 


Download AXIS Companion version 3:
Windows app
Mobile app for iOS
Mobile app for Android


Documentation for AXIS Companion version 3:
User Manual

AXIS Companion help center

Useful information about how to build solutions using AXIS Companion