Some of the accessories that you might need when you are setting up your system include a good way of storing your footage. This could mean some type of hard drive that will be able to hold the information digitally. You could need to have VHS tapes, as well. These are not as easy to find as they once were. Now, the best place to order them is on the web. Some other accessories you might need include USB DVD burners, management software, a remote control, and a PCI card.