ADC-V521IR Indoor Camera Guide

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


  • 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


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

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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.


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


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

Typical Wi-Fi Router WPS Location Example

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


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, 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


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 on a desktop browser and press Video.



2. Select Settings.



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



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



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



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




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 Mobile 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.



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.



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.




  • 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