Click here if you missed the prior installment of this project series. If you want playback recorded MxPEG video and audio streams in a web browser, you’ll need to install the Mobotix ActiveX control for Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE). Alternatively, you could use the free MxEasy or MxControlCenter fat client applications to playback video, but [...]
If you missed the prior installment of this project, click here to read about the flash memory upgrade. This tutorial explains how to configure the Linksys WRT54G router and Mobotix D24M network camera for Internet access in both secure (SSL/https) and non-secure modes (http). This configuration enables secure web browser access to the camera from [...]
I explained the camera network configuration in this prior installment. This tutorial explains how to upgrade the Mobotix D24M-SEC camera flash memory card. The camera has a factory installed 4GB microSDHC flash memory card that is easily replaced with up to a 32GB flash memory card. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This project is continued from Part 2. Quick Installation Wizard (continued) Enter the IP address for your preferred DNS servers next. The DNS servers I use are: OpenDNS 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199 and Level 3 at 188.8.131.52 Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This project is continued from Part 1. Quick Installation Wizard (continued) I strongly recommend selecting a new password for the admin user login. Choose a strong password having a mix of upper and lower case characters and digits. Be sure to write the new password down and keep it in a safe place. Copyright © [...]
This step-by-step tutorial explains how to configure the Mobotix D24M-SEC IP camera. The Mobotix D24M is a professional grade system that requires some effort to read the ~150 page D24M Camera Manual and ~300 page Software Camera Manual and experiment with different camera options. Or you can follow these quick instructions for this camera configuration [...]
This project series explains how to configure and operate a Mobotix D24M-SEC megapixel internet camera to get you up and running quickly. The Mobotix D24M is an indoor/outdoor professional grade system that’s most often used in commercial applications (banks, retail stores, hotels, office buildings, etc.) for security and surveillance. The Mobotix D24M camera is also [...]
This project is continued from Part 2. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
How to Install a Floodlight is continued from Part 1. Floodlight Mounting and Wiring After pulling new electrical cable from the attic with fish tape, about two feet of wire is left exposed. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This article explains how to install a floodlight by running new electrical wiring and mounting the light under the soffit. The light could be controlled by a standard on/off switch, however I choose to wire it into my Insteon home automation system for remote control. The floodlight is the “slaved” unit in the wiring diagram [...]