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Mobotix D24M IP Camera: Linksys WRT54G PoE Network Setup

Mobotix D24M-SEC Network Camera Setup – Part 1

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 […]

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Mobotix D24M-SEC HiRes Internet Camera

Mobotix D24M-SEC HiRes IP Camera Review

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 […]

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Outdoor Weatherproof Floodlight

How to Install a Floodlight

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 […]

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Panasonic IP Network Camera BB-HCM511A

How to Install a Panasonic Network Camera

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. Panasonic Network Camera Review The Panasonic IP Network Camera product line packs a lot of features into a small and affordable package. An “IP Network Camera” means the camera […]

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