How to setup the Internet Camera for Remote Viewing over the Internet
OverviewPlease ensure you have followed the quick installation guide and have the camera setup and accessible on your home/office network. The following instructions are going to outline how to make a SecurView camera accessible over the Internet. We will start by assigning a unique static IP addre...
 
How can I access the saved files (images) on the USB memory stick?
The files cannot be accessed through the camera. Dismount the USB memory stick from the camera and connect it to your computer....
 
My USB stick is FAT formatted but still is not being recognized (does not mount) by the TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN
The USB page does not automatically update, refresh the page
 
My USB stick is not being recognized by the TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN
The USB stick may not be formatted in FAT, to check connect USB stick to your computer. Go to My Computer right click on the USB stick go to Properties look for File System....
 
Can I shut off the IR lights when not in use?
Yes, they can be disabled.   Log in to the camera by entering the camera’s IP address into your browser.  The default IP address is http://192.168.10.30.  The default username and password are both “admin”. Click on Setup and then go to the Basic>System page.   The IR LED control can be set t...
 
I am unable to use the FTP and email option. When using "test" I get the message Test Failed!! Error:
The camera must be configured properly to have Internet access.  This includes making sure you have entered a valid default gateway address for the camera and valid DNS server entries to ensure it can resolve names.  Unfortunately the camera does not support SSL.  If the email provider requ...
 
Can I use SecurView with cameras that use IPView Pro?
Unfortunately the cameras from different families do not share a common, free, application and cannot be used together. SecurView cameras will not function in IPView Pro and vice versa....
 
What ports do I need to open in my router or firewall to view the camera from a remote location?
By default the camera uses TCP port 80. Forward this port in your router or firewall to the camera.
 
Can I use SecurView with a Mac?
Unfortunately SecurView is not compatible with Macintosh operating systems.
 
How can I setup the camera using a Macintosh?
The camera can be configured from a Macintosh through its web-based configuration page. The camera’s web configuration page can be reached by entering its IP address into a web browser. For example, if the IP address is 192.168.10.30 you would access it by opening your web browser and entering 192...
 
How can I configure my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN through the web-based configuration?
The camera’s web configuration page can be reached by entering its IP address into a web browser. For example, if the IP address is 192.168.10.30 you would access it by opening Internet Explorer and entering 192.168.10.30 into the address line....
 
What is the default IP address of my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN?
What is the default IP address of my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN? ...
 
How do I setup motion detected recording?
Log in to the camera and click on Setup. Click on Motion Detect on the left hand side. On this page you can setup two motion detection windows. Under "Window" you can select either 1 or 2. Place a check in "Enable" to turn on motion detection. You can adjust the threshold for each window ind...
 
How do I upgrade the firmware of my camera?
Warning: Firmware upgrade failure may permanently damage the unit and cause it to malfunction. Do not interrupt the firmware upgrade process by disconnecting it from the network or unplugging its power from the power outlet once the firmware upgrade process has begun. Never perform a firmware ...
 
How do I configure my camera to email snapshots?
Log in to the camera and click on Setup then click on Event Server>Email on the left hand side. Enter your email server and user information here. After applying the email server information click on Event Config on the left hand side. You have three options, Motion Detection, Scheduled...
 
How do I configure my camera to upload snapshots to an FTP server?
Log in to the camera and click on Setup then click on Event Server>FTP on the left hand side. Enter your FTP server information here. After applying the FTP server information click on Event Config on the left hand side. You have three options, Motion Detection, Scheduled uploading and GPIO ...
 
How do I view the TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN s image using SecurView?
After you have the camera configured on your network start SecurView. Click on the “Settings” button then click on the “Add Camera” button. It will search your network for any supported cameras and display a list of them. Highlight the camera you want to view in SecurView then click “Add Camera”....
 
Which web browsers will allow me to view the video from a TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN?
The supported browsers are Internet Explorer 6.0 or above.
 
What operating systems are supported for the SecurView software?
Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Vista (32/64-bit), XP (32/64-bit)
 
How do I reset my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN back to factory defaults?
Press and hold in the reset button on the back of the camera for approximately 10 seconds while the power is on to restore the factory default settings. ...
 
What do the LED’s on the front of the camera represent?
The top LED is a power light. It should be a steady orange light when power is applied to the camera. The bottom LED is a link light. It should be green and blinking when sending and receiving data. ...
 
How do I set a password on my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN and create user accounts?
Log in to the camera by entering the camera's IP address into your browser. The default IP address is http://192.168.10.30. The default username and password are both "admin". After you have logged into the camera do the following. -Click Setup -Click Basic>User You can define the ...
 
How do I connect my TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN to my wireless network?
Log in to the camera by entering the camera's IP address into your browser. The default IP address is http://192.168.10.30. The default username and password are both "admin". After you have logged into the camera do the following. -Click Setup. -Click Network>Wireless. -Click the Site ...
 
Does the TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN support Dynamic DNS and what are the uses of it?
Yes, the camera does support DDNS (Dynamic DNS). Dynamic DNS services will allow you to maintain a single hostname for the camera, even if your ISP changes your WAN IP address. The camera will update the DDNS record to reflect the new IP address. This ensures that each time you go to the hostname...
 
How can I view the TV-IP121W and TV-IP121WN remotely if it’s behind a router?
You will need to forward the port that the camera is using in the router to the camera. By default this is TCP port 80. From a remote location you would enter in the public or WAN IP address of your router into your browser or add it to SecurView using the public IP address. Refer to your rout...