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DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby edw » Sun Feb 26, 2012 5:51 pm

After updating firmware & web interface, when I try to install active-x controll DVM_IPCam2.ocx. IE8 locks up. I am using XP Pro. IP Cam Tool: 0,0,7,7 IP Cam Active-X 0,0,0,36 Sys Firmware 11.22.2.38 Web UI 2.4.18.17. Any HELP?
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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby iamjay » Mon Feb 27, 2012 10:35 am

That's an ie8 problem. Clear your files, do ie8 reset in tools, last tab, then try again.
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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby pszwec » Tue Feb 28, 2012 11:36 am

This worked for me in IE 9.

Tools, Internet Options, Advanced Tab, Reset button.
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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby lilla » Tue May 01, 2012 2:59 am

When I tried to access the camera (FI8910W) using Internet Explorer (v9) I got this message:

Internet Explorer Add-on Installer Security Warning (title)
Windows has found a problem with this file
Name: DVM_ipcAM2.OCX
Publisher Unknown
This file was blocked because it does not have a valid digital signature that verifies the publisher.

I first tried all of the suggestions in the article below. The problem persisted. This machine is using the default ActiveX Settings (Internet Options > Security settings > Reset all zones to default level), as are several other machines, none of which experience this problem.

http://foscam.us/blog/foscamipcameras/setting-up-ie-on-windows-7-to-view-the-foscam-fi8908w-wireless-camera-enabling-the-activex-control-module/

Then I stumbled upon the idea below and it worked for me!

Internet Options > Advanced tab > Security section.
[x] Allow software to run or install even if the signature is invalid (def=unchecked)
Click Apply.

I tried to access the camera (FI8910W) again, and this time the Foscam ActiveX control (DVM_IPCam2.ocx v0.0.0.39) installed. Yeah! After this I went back and unchecked the security setting above.

Environment: Windows 7 32-bit, Internet Explorer 9 32-bit, FI8910W

Note. Three other machines running Win7/IE9 and one machine running WinXP/IE8 have accessed this camera and did not experience this problem.

I have since come across two more PCs with the same issue, and the same solution. One was running WinXP, the other running Vista.

I hope this suggestion might help someone else.

When I investigated, I found that the machines that were able to install this .ocx without any problems ALREADY had the setting below UNCHECKED.
[_] Allow software to run or install even if the signature is invalid

So, for whatever reason, some machines have this setting checked, while others have it unchecked.

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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby gabcaly » Tue May 01, 2012 7:28 am

I solved the same problem as suggested you ! Thanks

for FI8905w camera in IE 9 64bit W7 ultimate ;)
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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby Rico » Thu May 03, 2012 9:44 am

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Re: DVM_IPCam2.ocx

Postby tgarrity » Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:14 am

Awesome Lilla, worked for me too, thanks!! I went back and unchecked the Security option after the installation, and the page comes up fine afterwards also.

TG
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