ADC-V521IR Indoor Camera Guide

This camera is discontinued but can still be added and viewed on an Alarm.com account

Specifications

  • 1920 x 1080 pixel video resolution
  • 802.11 b/g/n WiFi
  • Ethernet connection
  • 112° horizontal 100° vertical field of view
  • 20' Night vision range
  • 2-way audio
  • Operating Temperature 32°F to 104°F

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Factory Default

Warning: Erases everything, the camera must be re-added to your account.

Hold back button for 15 seconds, front LED flashes red and green if successful

WiFi Setup by WPS Mode

WPS enrollment mode is a quick way to connect your camera to your network router

1. Power up camera and wait for 2 minutes until camera LED turns red.

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2. Hold back button for 5 seconds then release, LED begins flashing blue.

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3. Press and release the WPS button on the router or enable WPS in router programming.

4. Wait 2 minutes, camera LED turns green if successful or red if failure.

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WiFi Setup by Access Point

1. Hold back button 6 seconds until camera LED flashes white.

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2. Go to smartphone WiFi settings, look for Alarm xx:xx:xx then press Connect.

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3. Open web browser, enter 192.168.1.1, camera menu appears, press Scan.

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4. Swipe down then select WiFi network then swipe up.

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5. Enter WiFi encryption then press Submit then OK. The camera beeps, then the green LED turns on.

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Hardwire Connection to Router

Plug Micro cable adapter into camera then plug Ethernet cable into port on router

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Add Camera using the Brinks Home™ App Website

Note: the camera must first be connected to Wi-Fi.

1. Log in to the Brinks Home App and press Video.

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2. Select Settings.

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3. Scroll to the bottom of the page and select Add video device.

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4. The camera should be detected. Enter the camera name, then select Install.

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5. The camera is added to the network, which can take several minutes.

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6. When finished, select Live View to view images from a newly installed camera.

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Add Camera using the Brinks Home™ Mobile App

Note: The camera must first be connected to Wi-Fi.

 

1. Log in to the Brinks Home App and press Video (found under the menu icon in the top left corner.

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2. Select Settings by pressing the Gear icon in the upper, right-hand corner.

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3. Select Add video device, then select your compatible device type.

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4. The camera should be detected. Enter the camera name, then select Next.

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5. The camera may take several minutes to configure.

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6. When finished, select Live View to view images from a newly installed camera.

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Troubleshooting

  • Power cycle the camera by unplugging and plugging in power adapter
  • Move closer to WiFi router
  • If issues persist, try resetting the camera to factory defaults

LED Reference Guide

  • Solid Green = Local network and Internet connection OK
  • Flashing Green = Local network connection OK, Internet connection bad
  • Solid Red = No local network or Internet connection
  • Flashing Red = Camera booting
  • Flashing Blue = Camera in WPS WiFi learn mode
  • Flashing White = Camera in WiFi AP learn mode
  • Flashing Yellow = Camera in Bluetooth Pairing mode