D-Link DCS-2102 manual table of contents:
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... Hardware Installation ...7 Attach the Antenna (DCS-2121 only) ...7 Connect the camera base ...7 Connect the Ethernet Cable ... ...10 Adjusting the Camera Focus ...19 Setting up a Wireless Connection with WPS (DCS-2121 only... STATUS> Log...40 HELP ...41 Installing the DCS-2102/2121 Behind a Router...42 i...
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1) Identify Your Camera on the Network ...42 2) Assign a Local IP Address and Port for Your Camera ...43... Camera Over the Internet Behind a Router...47 Frequently Asked Questions ...48 Internet Camera Features ...48 Internet Camera Installation ...49 How to Ping Your IP Address ...51 Time Zone Table ...
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...the below items are missing from your package, please contact your retailer. DCS-2102 Megapixel Internet Camera D-Link DCS-2102 Megapixel Internet Camera CAT 5 Ethernet Cable Power Adapter ... Internet Camera D-Link DCS-2121 Megapixel Wireless Internet Camera Detachable antenna CAT 5...
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Wired (10/100 Fast Ethernet) network Wireless 802.11g network (for DCS-2121 only, for wireless use only) PC with: y 1.3 ...with 32 MB RAM y Windows XP SP2 or Vista y Internet Explorer 6 or higher Wireless use requires (DCS-2121 only): y 802.11g Wireless Router or Access Point (for wireless...
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... DCS-2102/2121 Megapixel Internet Camera! The DCS-2102/2121 is a versatile and unique solution for ... small office or home. Unlike a standard webcam, the DCS-2102/2121 is a complete system with a built-in ... quality video images for security and surveillance. The DCS-2102/2121 can be accessed remotely, ...
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... moment from a remote location. Record Directly to a NAS: The DCS-2102/2121 allows you to record directly ... storing recorded video. Low Light Recording: The DCS-2102/2121's 0.5 lux light sensitivity ... Internet. This means you can access your DCS-2102/2121 at anytime from anywhere in the world! ...
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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.
Camera lens Focus ring Status LED Microphone Wireless antenna (DCS-2121 only) SD Card slot Reset button
8. Antenna connector (DCS-2121 only) 9. WPS button and LED (DCS-2121 only) 10. Camera base mount
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External speaker jack Power jack Ethernet port DI/DO port
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Attach the Antenna (DCS-2121 only)
Screw the wireless antenna onto the antenna connector.
Connect the camera base
1. Screw ... the collar. You can adjust the angle and pivot of the camera by loosening the wheel and retightening it after moving it to...
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...included Ethernet cable to the network cable connector located on the bottom of the DCS-2102/2121 and attach it to your network switch ... the power adapter to the power jack located on the bottom of the DCS-2102/2121 and connect the power adapter to a power outlet. After connecting the power adapter, ...
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...about the DCS-2102/2121. Installation Wizard: Click here to install the DCS-2102/2121's initial configuration software. D-ViewCam: Click ... lets you manage multiple cameras by enabling you to search, configure, and monitor all your DCS-2102/2121 cameras from one location. ffdshow: Click here to ...
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Click the Installation Wizard button from the autorun program on the CD.
Follow the simple steps below to run the Setup Wizard to guide you quickly through the installation process. Click Next.
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Now, click on ffdshow from the autorun screen. This will install the proper codecs that will allow you to playback video taken by the DCS-2102/2121.
Click I Agree.
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Before using ffdshow, you must configure its properties. From your computer, please click on StartÆ ProgramsÆ ffdshowÆ Configuration.
At the ffdshow properties window, scroll to the bottom and click Miscellaneous. Be sure that Autodetect is checked and that Error resilience and Error ...
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...† ProgramsÆ D-Link Setup Wizard SE.
The Setup Wizard will then scan for all available cameras ... Wizard: Search: Link: About: Exit: This will guide you through initial network setup of the selected camera. ... your camera's network setup. By default, the login information is: Admin ID: admin Password: ...
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...or static IP. If you use a static IP, the camera's IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, and DNS...with your network administrator or Internet service provider. After entering your settings, click Next.
(DCS-2121 only) The availability of a wireless connection mode depends on how your camera is connected ...
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... camera settings. Otherwise, click Restart to save and apply your settings. This may take a few minutes. (Wireless settings are for DCS-2121 only)
Camera setup is now complete! Wait until the Link LED on the camera turns green, then click Link ...
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After you click the Link button, the Installation Wizard will automatically open your Web browser to the IP address of the DCS-2102/2121 and prompt you for a user name and password. Enter "admin" into the User name field, then click OK...
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... web interface. Warning: Direct exposure to sunlight may cause permanent damage to the CMOS sensor. Therefore, do not expose the DCS-2102/2121's lens to direct sunlight. The camera is designed for indoor usage.
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Setting up a Wireless Connection with WPS (DCS-2121 only)
If your wireless access ... up, hold down the WPS button on the back of the camera for 3 seconds. After pressing the button, it should start ... WPS is successfully activated, the WPS LED on your camera will stop flashing, and will light up solid ...
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... is designed to easily access and configure your DCS-2102/2121. Click the "Link" button will open up the main configuration page. If ... page from a Web Browser, enter the IP address that you assigned to your DCS-2102/2121. In this example, the IP address of the camera is 192.168.0.20. Your DCS-2102/...
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... section allows you to set up your IP camera's live video by using the buttons below.... hear audio from the area surrounding your camera. Audio is on by default. Start/Stop Talking: This will toggle sending audio to a speaker (not included) connected to the camera's Audio Out port. This can be used to...
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This section allows you to further set up or change the configuration of your IP camera.
SETUP > Wizard
The setup wizards guide you through initial setup of your IP camera. You can use the Internet Connection Setup Wizard for initial network...
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... open up ports. For additional help on configuring your camera to work with your router, please refer to Installing the DCS-2102/2121 Behind a Router later in the User Manual. For installing multiple cameras, ONE port per camera must be opened on...
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SETUP > Wireless (DCS-2121 only)
To set up your IP camera's wireless network interface settings, enable Wireless Settings in this window first. Then continue the further configuration next. Site survey: Clicking this button will scan for available wireless networks. After ...
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...dynamic IP address and that address is used only for the duration of that specific connection. With the DCS-2102/2121, you can set up your DDNS service and the DCS-2102/2121 will automatically update your DDNS server every time it receives a different IP address. Depending on ...
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...> Image Setup
The options in Image Setup allow you to adjust the settings for your IP camera sensor and image. Brightness: This adjusts the brightness of the ... side of the screen and vice versa. Note: Mirror and Flip can be used if you choose to mount the DCS-2102/2121 upside down on the ceiling.
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... option allows you to set up your IP camera's video quality, resolution, and ... included) attached to the external speaker jack of your camera. This will allow you to speak with another person ... you to listen to audio picked up by the camera's microphone. This will allow you to hear what is happening ...
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Higher frame size, frame rate and bit rates will give you better video quality, but they will also require more network bandwidth. For best viewing results on a mobile phone, we suggest setting the Frame Rate to 5 fps and bit rate to 20 Kbps.
After making any changes, click the Save ...
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... you to set up Motion Detection on your IP camera. In order to use motion detection ... for motion. Sensitivity: This setting adjusts how sensitive the camera will be to motion, where 100% will be the most sensitive setting ... to discard your changes. Note: If the camera is set to SXGA mode in Audio and ...
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... set the beginning and ending dates of the Daylight Saving period. You can have the camera's clock set automatically, or manually. Synchronize with NTP Server: Checking this checkbox will allow the camera to synchronize its clock with an NTP server. NTP Server: Use the ...
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... at least 32M to allow for enough buffer space for the camera to record with. When storage is full: When your storage device ... choose to stop recording, or you can have the camera delete old recordings to free space for new recordings to be saved. Note: If the camera is set to SXGA mode in Audio and ...
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... detected to 9 seconds after motion was detected. Continuous: This will set the camera to record continuously. This scheduling method can only be done when recording to a Samba drive. Scheduled Recording: This will set the camera to automatically record video during the specified times in the ...
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... at the end of this document. Send to: E-mail Address: When checked, the camera will send the snapshots it takes to the e-mail address specified in the ... you want to send your snapshots to. FTP Server: When checked, the camera will send the snapshots it takes to the e-mail address specified in the ...
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...When checked, the D/O port will send a signal whenever motion is detected by the camera. (When motion detection has been enabled) D/I: When checked, the...a signal whenever a signal is detected on the Digital In (D/I) port. Note: If the camera is set to SXGA mode in Audio and Video, Motion Detection is...
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...add and manage Users, and adjust some camera settings. Admin Password Setting: This section lets you change the admin password used to log in to the camera and adjust settings. After installing... you can change various other settings for your camera. Camera Name: Here, you can change the...
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... and Restore
This screen llows you to save and restore the camera's current configuration. You can also reset all settings to factory default, and reboot the ... to reset your settings, you will need to set up your camera again. Reboot Device: Clicking the Reboot button will reboot ...
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... button. While the firmware is being upgraded, do not turn off your computer or camera, and do... your network connection from your computer or camera. Upgrading the firmware will not change any of your system... that you use a wired connection for your computer and camera when upgrading the firmware.
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The Status section provides the detail information about your IP camera.
STATUS> Device Info
This screen shows you various information about your camera and its current settings.
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The log shows you a list of events that have happened recently. You can download the log by clicking the Download button, or you can empty the log by clicking the Clear button.
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The Help screen provides you with support information about the DCS-2102/2121 for your reference.
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Installing the DCS-2102/2121 Behind a Router
If you connect your cameras to an Internet router, follow these steps to allow remote access to your cameras, so you can access your cameras ... Internet-connected PC: 1) Identify your camera on the network 2) Assign a local IP address and port for ...
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... your camera within your local network. You may use the default camera IP Address of 192.168.0.20. If you wish to use a different IP Address, be sure that the camera settings correspond to your network settings. The Default Gateway will be the IP Address of your router's Local...
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...HTTP Port option is used when multiple cameras are being installed behind a single public IP address and will... port other than the default port for image viewing. For each additional camera that is installed, you must... Web server port for each camera to enable remote viewing. By default, port 80 (Web ...
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... generally apply to any router that you have on your network. The D-Link DIR-300 is used as an example to clarify the configuration process. Your WAN IP Address information will ... use to access your camera from a remote location. You can use DDNS to obtain an IP address, please refer ...
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...public port, and whatever port your camera's HTTP port is set to use (80 is the default). Note: If you are using more than one camera, you will need to select a different public port for each ...will need to repeat these steps to open an RTSP port for your camera (port 554 by default).
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... a standard Web browser. To access your camera, simply type in the IP Address of the router given to you ...the HTTP port number that you gave your camera. http://: To access your camera's ... local (home) network, simply enter the local IP Address of your camera (i.e. 192.168.0.35). If ...
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... is the maximum number of users that can be allowed to access DCS-2102/2121 simultaneously? The maximum number of users that can log onto the Internet Camera at the ...a webcam for my computer? No, the Internet Camera only functions through an Ethernet or wireless (DCS-2121 only) network....
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... web browser? A possible cause might be that the IP Address for the Internet Camera is already being used by another ...titled How to PING Your IP Address:) the IP address your Internet Camera is set to use....you are using the provided 5V DC power supply for the Internet Camera and verify that the power ...
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... web browser. If you are viewing the images from Internet Explorer, make sure ActiveX has been... ActiveX plug-in to be installed. If you are using Internet Explorer version 5 or lower, then you ...software in order to view the streaming video transmitted by the Internet Camera. Also, make sure that your ...
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...is a very useful tool to confirm if the IP Address conflicts with the Internet Camera over the network. Follow the step-by-... window StartÆ ProgramÆ AccessoriesÆ Command Prompt. • Type ping x.x.x.x, where x.x.x.x is the IP Address of the Internet Camera. • A successful connection to the camera ...
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If you fail to connect to your camera you will see the following:
Check to see if you have entered your camera's IP Address correctly or reassign your camera's IP Address.
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Time Zone Table
(GMT -12:00) International Dateline West (GMT -11:00) Midway Island, Samoa (GMT -10:00) Hawaii Island (GMT -09:00) Alaska (GMT -08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana (GMT -07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada) (GMT -06:00) Central Time (US & Canada) (GMT -05:00) Eastern Time (US &...
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...: Normal: open circuit Trigger: short circuit After powering on or rebooting the DCS-2121, the camera will be in Normal mode by default.
DI Digital Input: Normal: no...to feed no current normally, and feed a 12V current only to trigger a DI event on the DCS-2121.
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... Memory 8 Mbytes SD-Card Slot Supports SD Cards up to 16GB Lens ...802.3 compliant • IEEE 802.3u compliant • Supports Full-Duplex operation • MDI/MDIX...-negotiation • 802.3x Flow Control support for Full-Duplex mode MIC 50dB..., Close circuit current: AC 70mA or DC 100mA; 40Ohm; Open circuit voltage...
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... 110.0mm x 37mm (without bracket and stand) Weight DCS-2121: 281.4g (without bracket and stand) DCS-2102: 265.3g (without bracket and stand) Max Power Consumption • 6W • Input: 100-... • 802.11b/g Wireless with WEP/WPA/WPA2 security (DCS-2121 only) • 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet Auto ...
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Algorithm Supported • MPEG-4/MJPEG simultaneous dual-format compression • JPEG for still image Features • Adjustable image size and quality • Time stamp and text overlay • Configurable motion detection zones Resolution 1.3M: 1280 x 1024 at up to 10fps 1024 x 768 / 512 x 384 / 256 x ...
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Device Windows 2000 / Windows XP / Windows Vista / 3GPP Mobile Phone Utility Windows 2000 / Windows XP / Windows Vista
Power • 5V 2.5A switching power adapter • External AC-to-DC Switching Power Adapter • Type: USA / UK / EUR / AUS / CN Operation ...