Onvif Profile Compatibility
ONVIF has multiple profiles for different types of compatibility.
An ONVIF profile is specific to the type of devices used and the features that are needed to communicate.
ONVIF profile S is in IP camera systems. Devices with different profiles can still work together, but it is usually best for them to match.
Please see the ONVIF profile comparison. It goes over what profile has what compatibility features.
If a device is ONVIF compliant, they usually also list what profile they are compliant with. See our page on determining if a camera is ONVIF compliant.
For example, in the manual for the OE-C1011d4-S camera: