Let’s first talk about the installation planning before getting into the technicalities. Planning is the key to the successful installation of your security camera. Pre-Planning will not just make your installation task easier, but it also ensures you that this CCTV security system will fulfil your security needs. Planning is something you start doing even before purchasing your camera. Many people do plan after buying the CCTV system that is a big mistake. You must start with your security checklist and a valuation of your security status. Doing this will help you to determine your security weaknesses and find major access points. Once you have listed all of your security needs, now using this information you can determine what size and type of security camera you want to address your needs. One more key factor in the planning phase is to make up a clear mind about what type of CCTV camera you want. From outdoor and indoor CCTV cameras, to wireless and wired, you have plenty of options to choose from.