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Foscam 8910W Cannot Connect error message but picture showin

Postby cb1913 » Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:16 pm

I have 3 Foscam 8910W cameras. Cameras 1 and 3 connect without issue; however, Camera 2 lights up yellow and posts the error message:
"1:Fail to connect to device. Can't connect to device."
The video shows, but the camera won't record, etc... All of the wireless settings are input correctly (with the exception of port #, they mirror the settings for the other cameras without issues). Also, when I look at "Device Status" on the home pages of Cameras 1 and 3, Camera 2 lights up green. But when you're on the Camera 2 home page, the status indicator is yellow.

Any solutions or suggestions?

Thanks so much!

Candace B.
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Re: Foscam 8910W Cannot Connect error message but picture sh

Postby FOSCAM » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:13 am

Hard reset camera.
Keep the power on of the camera, hold down the reset button (the reset button is on the bottom of the camera) about 30 seconds and then release it. Camera would reboot (camera patrols) after reset. If not, it was not reset successful. The hole is larger reset button; please make sure reset button is pressed. Keep power on during resetting.
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