TRENDnet Wireless N Day-Night Internet Camera User Manual

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TRENDnet User’s Guide

 

Contents

 

Product Overview ...........................................................................

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Package Contents ..........................................................................................................

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Features .........................................................................................................................

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Product Hardware Features...........................................................................................

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Application Diagram ......................................................................................................

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Installation......................................................................................

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Wired Connection .....................................................................................................

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WPS Connection........................................................................................................

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Starting the Setup Wizard ...............................................................

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Configuration................................................................................

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Viewing Video ..............................................................................................................

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Viewing Camera Settings .............................................................................................

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System.....................................................................................................................

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Video .......................................................................................................................

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Audio .......................................................................................................................

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Wireless...................................................................................................................

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Network...................................................................................................................

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Active Users.............................................................................................................

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Configuring Camera Settings .......................................................................................

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System.....................................................................................................................

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Video .......................................................................................................................

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Audio .......................................................................................................................

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Wireless...................................................................................................................

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Network...................................................................................................................

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Table of Contents

User.........................................................................................................................

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Date/Time ...............................................................................................................

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Motion Detection....................................................................................................

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Upload.....................................................................................................................

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E-mail ......................................................................................................................

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Tools ............................................................................................................................

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FTP Server Test........................................................................................................

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E-mail Test...............................................................................................................

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Restart.....................................................................................................................

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Factory Reset ..........................................................................................................

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Firmware Upgrade ..................................................................................................

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Backup and Restore ................................................................................................

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How to setup/access the camera remotely....................................

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Technical Specifications ................................................................

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Troubleshooting ...........................................................................

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Product Overview

TV-IP551W

TV-IP551WI

Package Contents

In addition to your camera, the package includes:

Muti-LanguageQuick Installation Guide

CD-ROM(Utility & User’s Guide)

Network cable (1.5m / 5ft)

Power adapter (5V DC, 1.2A)

If any package contents are missing or damaged, please contact the retail store, online retailer, or reseller/distributor that the item was purchased.

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Features

TV-IP551W

The Wireless N Internet Camera, model TVIP551W, transmits real-timevideo over the Internet. Wireless n technology provides unsurpassed wireless coverage and improved streaming video quality. Add this camera to your wireless network at the touch of a button withWi-FiProtected Setup (WPS).

Record 640 x 480 (VGA) video at up to 20 frames per second (fps). Manage up to 32 TRENDnet cameras with the included complimentary camera management software. Advanced features include adjustable motion detection recording areas, email alerts, scheduled recording sessions, one-wayaudio, an adjustable lens, and four times digital zoom. A wall/ceiling mounting kit is included and the camera’s off white housing blends into most environments.

TV-IP551WI

The Wireless N Day/Night Internet Camera, model TVIP551WI, transmits real-timevideo over the Internet. Record crisp video in complete darkness for distances of up to 7.5 meters. Wireless n technology provides unsurpassed wireless coverage and improved streaming video quality. Add this camera to your wireless network at the touch of a button withWi-FiProtected Setup (WPS).

Record 640 x 480 (VGA) video at up to 20 frames per second (fps). Manage up to 32 TRENDnet cameras with the included complimentary camera management software. Advanced features include adjustable motion detection recording areas, email alerts, scheduled recording sessions, one-wayaudio, an adjustable lens, and four times digital zoom. A wall/ceiling mounting kit is included and the camera’s off white housing blends into most environments.

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Product Hardware Features

Rear Panel View

Power port Ethernet port

LAN Port – Connect Ethernet cables to your wired network devices.

Power Port – Connect the included power adapter from your camera to an available power outlet.

Note: Use only the adapter that came with your camera.

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Front Panel View

IR LED

Light Sensor

 

 

Camera Lens

 

Focus ring

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Microphone

Power/Link LED

IR LED Built-in4 IR LED for night vision uses. (forTV-IP551WI)

Light Sensor – Detects the light source to turn IR on or off.

Focus ring – turn to adjust the focus of the camera.

Microphone Built-inmicrophone for audio can be turn on or off.

Power - This LED indicator is solid blue when your camera is powered on. Otherwise if this LED indicator is off, there is no power to your camera.

Link – This LED indicator is blinking orange when there is connection/data to your camera.

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Side Panel View

Application Diagram

Reset

WPS

Reset Button – Use an item such as a paperclip to push and hold this button for 3 seconds and release to reset your camera to its factory defaults.

WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) – Push and hold this button for 3 seconds to activate WPS. The button LED is blinking green when WPS is activated.

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Installation

Wired Connection

1.Connect the Ethernet Cable

If you intend to use the network camera as a wired device, connect one end of the included Ethernet cable into the Ethernet port on the rear panel of the camera and connect the other end to an available port on your network. If you prefer to use the camera on a wireless network, see below for instructions on connecting the power adapter.

2.Attach the Power Supply

Attach the included power supply to the DC 5V 1.2A receptor on the rear panel of the camera and then connect it to a wall outlet or power strip. A blue LED will light up under the lens indicating that the camera has power.

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WPS Connection

An alternative method of connecting your camera to your network is by using WPS. WPS is a quick, simple and secure method of adding devices to a network. If you have a router which supports WPS follow the steps below, otherwise, please use the wired mode of setting up the camera.

1.Attach the Power Supply

2.Press the WPS button on your wireless device then press the WPS button on the camera.

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Starting the Setup Wizard

Insert the included CD-ROMinto your CD/DVD drive. The Install Wizard program will run automatically.

Note: If the Install Wizard does not run, you may have autorun disabled on your machine. In this case, browse to the CD drive and runInstallWizard.exe to begin the installation wizard.

Begin by selecting Setup Wizard and follow theon-screensteps to continue the installation.

When the installation of the Setup Wizard is complete, run the Setup Wizard:

1.Click Start > Programs > TRENDnet > SetupWizard > SetupWizard.The TRENDnet Setup Wizard appears.

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2.Connect an RJ-45cable from a switch/router to the Ethernet port on the back of the camera and connect the AC power adapter to the camera. Click Next to proceed.

3.From the list of cameras that appears, select the camera you wish to configure and click Next to continue. If your camera is not listed, ensure that it is connected to both power and the network and clicktore-scanthe network for your camera.

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4.Login to your camera by entering the ID and Password. By default, both the ID and Password are set to admin. Click Next to continue.

5.Enter a name for the camera in the Camera Name field. The name will be used to identify your camera on the network. Enter the correct time for the camera for the time zone it is in. If your camera is in the same time zone as the computer you are using, click theicon to copy the local time to the camera. Click Next to continue.

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6.It is strongly recommended that you change your password to secure the camera from being accessed by others. Check the Change Password box and enter the new password in both password fields to confirm the new password. Click Next to continue.

7.Select a connection option: (example uses DHCP connection type)

PPPoE: Select this option if your camera is directly connected to a DSL modem and your ISP requires a PPPoE authentication to the Internet.

DHCP: Select this option if your camera is connected to a router and DHCP is enabled.

Fixed IP: Select this option if your camera is directly connected to a DSL modem and your ISP has supplied you with a fixed IP for your Internet connection.

Select the radio button for your connection type and click Next to continue.

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8.Select whether you want to use the camera over an wireless connection or on a wired connection. Click No, I don’t want to use wireless for the camera. Then click Next to continue. (skip to step 12 for wireless configuration)

9.A summary screen of the settings you have chosen appears. Click Next to continue.

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10.After the Setup Wizard configures the camera, the wizard starts to setup process.

11.When the Setup Wizard has finished, the configuration is complete and the following screen appears:

You are now ready to use your camera.

Click the IP address link or the link button to access the camera’s advanced configuration page.

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12.When selecting the wireless setup choose “I want to use wireless for the camera, click Next to continue.

Wireless Connection

Find the access point (AP) or wireless router you wish to connect to from the Available AP drop down menu.

In most cases you should leave the Channel set to Auto as the AP will determine the channel of operation.

Select the type of authentication andencryption required by the access point and enter theKey required to connect.

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13.A summary screen of the settings you have chosen appears. Click Next to continue.

14.After the Setup Wizard configures the camera, a screen prompting you for the connection method appears.

Check the radio button for the method of connection you want to use for your camera and click Next to continue.

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