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foscam_setup [2017/01/29 10:48]
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foscam_setup [2017/02/01 14:18] (current)
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 These are the (general) steps I used to setup and configure my Foscam camera. These are the (general) steps I used to setup and configure my Foscam camera.
  
 +  - Initial connection to camera:
 +    - Press Soft AP button for 3-5 seconds.
 +    - Use laptop to search for camera wireless network. ​ Join it.
 +    - Launch Foscam-compatible web browser (e.g., Firefox) and connect to 192.168.1.1:​88 on Soft AP network.
 +    - Set new login id and password (from admin/).
 +    - Do basic setup: name, time, wifi parameters, and manually configured address and http port.
 +    - Press Soft AP button for 3-5 seconds to disconnect, causing connect to production wifi.
   - Secure camera:   - Secure camera:
     - Install Foscam desktop software to find camera, then update to latest firmware using browser. ​ Firefox seems to work well (Chrome does not).     - Install Foscam desktop software to find camera, then update to latest firmware using browser. ​ Firefox seems to work well (Chrome does not).
foscam_setup.txt ยท Last modified: 2017/02/01 14:18 by jtkorb