This is continued from How to Install a Panasonic Network Camera – Part 3. This article explains how to configure the Network Time Protocol (NTP) service, recording to a memory card and the status LED indicator control. Copyright © 2014 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This is continued from How to Install a Panasonic Network Camera – Part 1. Copyright © 2014 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This product review explains how to choose and configure a Panasonic IP Network Camera with a Power over Ethernet (PoE) connection for Internet connectivity and power. Copyright © 2014 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This article describes how to configure a RemoteLinc Insteon wireless remote control using the ISY-99i Home Automation Controller to manage other Insteon devices. I use the RemoteLinc to control the lights around my home. The “All On” button makes for a nice panic button if kept by the bedroom nightstand. The RemoteLinc makes a pleasant […]
How to configure a Static IP address for the ISY-99i Home Automation Controller – telnet configuration steps for port forwarding and static LAN IP address. This tutorial is continued from Part 1. 6: Update ISY-99i Configuration on the Network Diagram Update the ISY-99i entries on network diagram with your values for the following parameters: ISY-99i […]
This article is a explains how to configure a static IP address and port forwarding for remote Internet access to the ISY-99i Home Automation Controller. How to configure a Static IP address for the ISY-99i Home Automation Controller Problem with UPnP and Internet Access The Linksys WRT-54G WiFi router supports Universal Plug-n-Play (UPnP), a feature […]
My garage has a motion sensor floodlight on the corner by the driveway. I upgraded the garage floodlights by: Installing an Insteon In-LineLinc Relay for home automation. Adding a 2nd slaved floodlight at the other end of the garage. The slaved floodlight operates with the primary motion floodlight under control of the In-LineLinc. The details […]
This article illustrates how to re-wire a Heath® Zenith motion activated floodlight, model SL-5412, with an Insteon In-LineLinc Relay for automation of home lighting. You can also purchase a floodlight kit directly from SmartHome.com including the In-LineLinc. But if you want to retro-fit an existing floodlight or prefer a wider range (150° or 180°) PIR […]
My front porch has pendant lights suspended by chains and is controlled by a standard light switch. I automated the porch lights with Insteon home automation controls purchased from SmartHome.com. I covered the Insteon ToggleLinc light switch installation in this article. The related ISY-99i home automation controller is discussed here. The Insteon Motion Sensor is […]
Insteon devices can be linked together to do basic home automation tasks like pressing a single button to dim the lights and turn on a TV. But if you want to run programs on a schedule, create advanced behaviors or access your devices from the Internet via a web browser, a home automation controller or […]