Streaming Video on HQx Live

This article describes how to stream live inspection footage from a SeeSnake® CSx monitor to a mobile device on the HQx Live mobile app.


  1. Connect your CSx monitor to a SeeSnake camera reel.
  2. Connect HQx Live to the monitor over WI-FI. Learn how.
  3.  Tap Camera options  to switch between your mobile device’s rear-facing camera, front-facing camera, and the camera reel.
  4. When you’ve switched to the camera reel, footage from your CSx monitor displays on your mobile device’s screen. You can now capture media directly onto your mobile device.
  5. If you’re having difficulty getting live video or connecting to the monitor with WI-FI, please see the WI-FI Troubleshooting Page

HQx Live Mobile App

HQx Live is the free companion app for RIDGID® SeeSnake® CS6x, CS6xPak, CS65x, and CS12x monitors. The app lets you turn your mobile device into a second screen where you can stream inspection footage, capture and share media, and remotely control the monitor.

Text Overlay – HQx Live

In HQx Live, the text overlay feature allows you to add information about the job like the job address or customer name directly on top of the media.

Managing Jobs in HQx Live

Learn how to create, edit, and delete jobs in the HQx Live mobile app for SeeSnake CSx Wi-Fi enabled inspection monitors.

PhotoTalk Overview

How to capture PhotoTalk media on CSx Wi-Fi enabled monitors, the CS65, and the HQx Live mobile app.

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