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    How To Reset IP Cameras

    May 25th, 2021

    To reset an IP camera, you need to locate the reset button and hold it down for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.


    To reach the reset button, you will need to open up the camera.

    Fixed Dome
    1) Undo the screw at the front and remove the metal housing












    2) Undo the 3 screws on the base.
    Dome
    Undo the 3 screws and remove the housing
    Bullet
    Remove the 2 screws on the flap and remove it


    Reset Buttons are located on the mainboard. Here is how they look and how to use them:

    Silver switch, black button
    Press and hold the black button down for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.
    White switch, black button
    Press and hold the black button in for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.
    Two copper coloured holes.
    Reset the camera by shorting out the two copper pads (e.g by inserting a paperclip) for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.


    See the section below for the reset button location on specific models:

    PTZ Cameras
    VSIP2MPPTZIRW
    You will have to undo 4 screws on the back to get access.
    VSIP2MPPTZCV3
    Remove the outer shell and round lens cover (4 x Phillips screws)
    Press & hold button for 30 seconds.
    VSIP2MPPTZV3
    There will be two screws on opposite sides that you will need to remove to take the plastic housing off.

    Then Press & hold the golden button for 30 seconds to reset the camera.

    Fixed Dome Cameras
    VSIP1MPVDMINIIRC
    VSIP3MPVDMINIIRC
    VSIP4MPVDMINIIRCA3.6
    You will have to undo 2x screws on the metal plate in order to lift up the mainboard to find this reset.
    VSIPE4MPVDMINIIRCB2.8
    VSIPE6MPVDMINIIRC3.6
    VSIPC-6DIRC
    VSIPE8MPVDIRMG
    VSIP4MPVDIRME
    Dome Cameras
    VSIPC-4DIRD
    Short out the two silver pins (E.g by using a paperclip) for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.
    OR short out the two copper coloured holes.
    VSIPC-4DIRMD
    Press and hold the button for 30 seconds OR if no button exists, short out 2 silver pins diagonally with wire for 30 seconds

    VSIP4MPVDIRMD
    VSIP3MPVDIRM2.8-12
    VSIP2MPVDIRLV2
    VSIPE8MPVDIRM


    VSIP3MPVDMINIIR 
    (Mainboard may be black instead of green)
    VSIP4MPVDMINIIR
    Bullet Cameras
    VSIP3MPFBIRM2.8-12
    VSIP4MPFBIRM2.8-12
    Short out two of the silver pins (E.g by using a paperclip) for 30 seconds while the camera is powered on.
    VSIP4MPFBIRMD
    VSIP8MPFBIRMD
    VSIPE2MPFBMINIIR
    VSIPC-4DIRMG


    VSIPC-4BIRS
    Short the 2 copper holes with a wire


     



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