Setup > basic, Advanced configuration with the web-based utility, Video format – Cisco WVC80N User Manual

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Chapter 3

Advanced Configuration with the Web-based Utility


Wireless-N Internet Home Monitoring Camera

Video Format

To select the video format, click the Video Format button,
and the Video Format window appears. Select either
MPEG-4 or MJPEG, then click Save. To exit without saving,
click the X in the upper-right corner of the window.

Video Format Button

Video Format Window

Setup > Basic

The Setup > Basic screen appears when you click the Setup
tab or Advanced Configuration on the Welcome screen.
The Setup > Basic screen allows you to alter the Camera’s
Device settings, Network settings, Wireless settings, and
Security settings.

Setup > Basic

Edit the settings on this screen as needed. Then, to save
your changes, click Apply. To cancel any unsaved changes,
click Cancel. To get additional information about the
screen’s features, click Help.

Device Settings

Camera Name

You may assign the Camera any name

up to 15 characters long. Unique, memorable names
are helpful, especially if you use multiple Cameras on
the same wireless network.


Enter information about the Camera in

this field. You can enter up to 32 characters.

LED Operation

This feature allows you to enable or

disable the Camera’s LED.

Current Date/Time

This displays the Camera’s current

date and time. If it is incorrect, click Sync with PC to
use your computer’s date and time.

Time Zone

Select the time zone for the Camera’s


Adjust for Daylight Saving Time

Select this to adjust

the Camera’s current time for Daylight Saving Time.


You must deselect this option when

Daylight Saving Time ends.

Network Settings

To configure the Camera’s network settings, select the
protocol you wish to use from the dropdown menu: IPv4
, IPv6 only, or IPv4 and IPv6. The default is IPv4

Configuration Type

If you want to automatically

assign the Camera an IP address from a DHCP server,
then select Obtain Address Automatically (DHCP)
(default). If you want to assign the Camera a static IP
address, then select Fixed IP Address, and complete
the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, Primary DNS and
Secondary DNS fields.

Address, Subnet Mask, Subnet prefix length
(IPv6 only), Gateway, Primary DNS, Secondary

Complete these fields if you want to assign the

Camera a static IP address. You need to enter at least
one DNS address.

Wireless Settings


Enter the network’s SSID or network name here.

Network Type

Select the network’s mode, Ad-hoc or


Channel No

If the Camera is set to Ad-hoc mode,

select its channel setting from the drop-down menu.


Click Edit Security Settings to display the

Wireless Security screen.

Setup > Basic > Wireless Security

The Wireless Security screen is used to configure the
Camera’s wireless security settings to match your wireless
network settings. The settings are as follows.

Security Mode

Select the wireless security mode used

by your wireless network:

Disable (no wireless security)


WPA/WPA2 Personal

The method selected determines which other fields are
displayed on the screen. The different security modes