Developer pages

The developer pages contain in-depth information and examples that will help you take full advantage of the easy application development that our products offer.


VAPIX® is Axis’ own open application programming interface (API) for cost-efficient, flexible, scalable and future-proof integration with other systems.

AXIS Camera Application Platform

An open platform that enables development of third party applications that can be downloaded and installed on Axis network video products.
AXIS Camera Application Platform

Tools for Windows developers

Developer tools for Windows developers, such as ActiveX components for viewing Motion JPEG, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 and H.264 streams from Axis video products.
Windows Development

Embedded scripting (discontinued)

Axis Scripting Guide is applicable to Axis video products using firmware version 4.xx. Note however that the scripting guide is discontinued and Axis does not provide support for this type of embedded development.
Embedded scripting