D-Link DCS-2102 manual table of contents:
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... Menu ...21 LIVE VIDEO ...22 LIVE VIDEO > Camera ...22 SETUP ...23 SETUP > Wizard ...23 SETUP > ... ...36 MAINTENANCE > Backup and Restore ...37 MAINTENANCE > Firmware Upgrade ...38 STATUS ...39 STATUS> Device Info...39 STATUS> Log...40 HELP ...41 Installing the DCS-2102/2121 Behind a Router...42 i
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... a Local IP Address and Port for Your Camera ...43 3) Open the HTTP Port ...44 4) Open ...to Enable Remote Image Viewing ...46 Viewing Your Camera Over the Internet ...47 Viewing Your Camera Over the Internet Behind a Router...47 Frequently Asked Questions ...48 Internet Camera Features ...48 Internet ...
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... retailer. DCS-2102 Megapixel Internet Camera D-Link DCS-2102 Megapixel Internet Camera ... Adapter Mounting Kit Quick Installation Guide CD-ROM with Software and Product Documentation
...Adapter Mounting Kit Quick Installation Guide CD-ROM with Software and Product Documentation
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... or Vista y Internet Explorer 6 or higher Multiple camera operation requires: y 2.4 GHz processor or higher y 512 MB memory or more y... 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 use...
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Congratulations on your purchase of the DCS-2102/2121 Megapixel Internet Camera! The DCS-2102/2121 is ...a web browser. The simple installation and intuitive web-based interface offer easy integration with... and send e-mail alerts DDNS support for web access using and easy to remember domain...
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..., Administrators can configure and manage the Internet Camera directly from its own Web page via the Intranet or Internet. This means you can access your DCS-2102/2121 at anytime ... SD card with the built in SD slot.
For the DCS-2121 Megapixel Wireless Internet Camera: 802.11g Wireless or...
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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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... Antenna (DCS-2121 only)
Screw the wireless antenna onto the antenna connector.
Connect the camera base... Screw the collar onto the hinge bracket. 5. Screw the camera onto the completed base and tighten ...You can adjust the angle and pivot of the camera by loosening the wheel and retightening it after ...
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... to the network cable connector located on the bottom of the DCS-2102/2121 and attach it to your ...-2102/2121 and connect the power adapter to a power outlet. After connecting the power ..., will light green after the camera connects to the network, and will flash green when the camera is being accessed....
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..., configure, and monitor all your DCS-2102/2121 cameras from one location. ffdshow: ... codec, which will allow you to view recorded camera video. The source code for this program is available ... - Click to display the information on how to get further support for your product. Exit - Click to close ...
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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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...on the left: Wizard: Search: Link: About: Exit: This will guide you through initial network setup of the selected camera. This will refresh...for cameras on your wired network. This will open the configuration web interface for the selected camera. This gives information about the Setup Wizard, such as...
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...must correspond with your network settings for you to access the camera. If you are unsure of what these... be, please check with your network administrator or Internet service provider. After entering your... Next.
(DCS-2121 only) The availability of a wireless connection mode depends on how your camera...
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... to make any changes, click Back to modify your camera settings. Otherwise, click Restart to save and apply .... (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 to launch your Web browser and view your images.
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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 ... OK.
After you successfully log in, your camera's video will be displayed inside the web browser window.
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... such as brightness, contrast, orientation in the SETUP > Image Setup section of the web interface. Warning: Direct exposure to sunlight may cause permanent damage ... 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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... a Wireless Connection with WPS (DCS-2121 only)
If your wireless access point or router supports ... your wireless network and camera without using the camera's web interface. After plugging the ... up, hold down the WPS button on the back of the camera for 3 seconds. After pressing the button, it should ...
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... camera. The Web configuration utility is designed to easily access and configure your DCS-2102/2121. Click the "Link" button will open up ...camera is 192.168.0.20. Your DCS-2102/2121 may have a different IP ...sections to set up and view your Internet Camera: LIVE VIDEO SETUP MAINTENANCE ...
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... Path: You can change the folder your manual recordings will be saved to. Start/Stop Audio: ... you to hear audio from the area surrounding your camera. Audio is on by default. Start/Stop Talking: ... sending audio to a speaker (not included) connected to the camera's Audio Out port. This can be used to ...
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... your IP camera.
SETUP > Wizard
The setup wizards guide you through initial setup of your IP camera. ... up motion detection and snapshots. Simply follow the instructions given in each step of the wizard to quickly set up your camera. Alternatively, you can manually set up your Internet connection by ...
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..., allows you to configure your LAN and Internet configuration, including the settings for LAN, PPPoE, and...on configuring your camera to work with your router, please refer to Installing the DCS-2102/2121 Behind... camera must be opened on your router, the Web server (HTTP) port. After making any changes...
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SETUP > Wireless (DCS-2121 only)
To set up your IP camera's wireless network ... filled in for you. SSID: Enter the SSID of the wireless access point you wish to use. Channel: If ... you wish to connect to. Infrastructure is normally used to connect to an access point or router. Ad-Hoc is usually used to ...
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...Service), a method of keeping a domain name linked to a dynamic IP address, is useful. With most Cable ... is used only for the duration of that specific connection. With the DCS-2102/2121, you can set ...: Check this checkbox to enable the DDNS function of the camera. Server Address: Use the dropdown box...
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...image. This is set to 0 by default. Frequency: This option adjusts the camera sensor's setting to avoid the image flickering ...: You can change the white balance of the camera image by selecting a setting from the dropdown box... be used if you choose to mount the DCS-2102/2121 upside down on the ceiling...
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... of the video feed when viewing your camera through Internet Explorer. The allowable maximum frame... through a non-IE web browser. Resolution: This sets the resolution of the video feed when viewing...) attached to the external speaker jack of your camera. This will allow you to speak with another person...
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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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... set up Motion Detection on your IP camera. In order to use motion detection you ... for motion. Sensitivity: This setting adjusts how sensitive the camera will be to motion, where 100% will be the most sensitive setting and... to discard your changes. Note: If the camera is set to SXGA mode in Audio and ...
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... Time automatically. Set date and time manually: Selecting this will let you set 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 ...
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...Password confirm: Re-enter the password required to access your Samba drive for verification. Server:...least 32M to allow for enough buffer space for the camera to record with. When storage is full: When your storage ... 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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SETUP > Snapshot
Here, you can set the camera to take snapshots when motion is detected and/...end of this document. Send to: E-mail Address: When checked, the camera will send the snapshots it takes to the e-mail address ... Mail Server, contact your e-mail service provider for details. User Name: Enter ...
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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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...and manage Users, and adjust some camera settings. Admin Password Setting: This section ..., you can change the name of your camera. This will be seen in Enable OSD: This will enable the information... will be displayed on the OSD. LED light:This will turn the camera's front LED indicator on or off. After...
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... > Backup and Restore
This screen llows you to save and restore the camera's current configuration. You can also reset all settings to factory default,... you choose to reset your settings, you will need to set up your camera again. Reboot Device: Clicking the Reboot button will reboot your device Save...
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....dlink.com.tw. To upgrade your firmware, go to support.dlink.com.tw and download the latest ... your network connection from your computer or camera. Upgrading the firmware will not change any of your ... save your system configuration before doing a firmware upgrade. Note: It is recommended that you use ...
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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, ... your cameras, so you can access your cameras from any Internet-connected PC: 1) Identify your ... Your Camera on the Network
Log into your camera's web interface from a computer on the same local (home) ...
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... a Local IP Address and Port for Your Camera
Click on the SETUP tab, and select Network Setup A... you wish to use a different IP Address, be sure that the camera settings correspond to your network settings. The ... your router's Local IP Address (e.g.192.168.0.1, if you are using a D-Link router)
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... used when multiple cameras are being installed behind a single public IP address and will be accessed remotely OR... enable remote viewing. By default, port 80 (Web server port) is open. If these ... same, please refer to your gateway's user's manual for specific instructions on how to forward ports.
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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. ...a fixed IP address that will not change over time and will be more convenient for you to use to access your camera from a remote location. You can use DDNS to ...
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...your router must be opened for remote access to your camera. This is also referred to as port forwarding....port (for example, if you are already running a web server), select a different public port ... List, a check mark appearing before the camera name will indicate that the ports are enabled. Click...
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... the camera through a standard Web browser. To access your camera, simply type in the IP Address of the... the assigned port number.
Viewing Your Camera Over the Internet Behind a Router
If you want to...your camera. Consult your router/firewall's User Manual, and use the following information to set up ...
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... require connection to a powered PC to function. An Internet Camera is an all-in-one system with a built-in ... via a Web browser. 2 What is the maximum number of users that can be allowed to access DCS-2102/... of only private IP Addresses? Yes, the Internet Camera can be connected to a LAN with private ...
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10 Why can't I access the Internet Camera from a web browser? A possible cause might ...need to first disconnect the Internet Camera from the network. Then try to PING (follow the instructions in the section ...you are using the provided 5V DC power supply for the Internet Camera and verify that the power...
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18 Why are no images available through the Web browser? ActiveX might be disabled on your web ... ActiveX plug-in to be installed. If you are using Internet Explorer version 5 or lower, then you ... upgrade your Web browser software in order to view the streaming video transmitted by the Internet Camera. ...
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... to Ping Your IP Address
The PING (Packet Internet Groper) command can determine whether a specific IP Address is accessible by sending a packet to the specific address and waiting ... tool to confirm if the IP Address conflicts with the Internet Camera over the network. Follow the step-by-...
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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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DO Digital Output: 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: ...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 ...