Wifi

You can setup the camera's Wireless connection using your PC or MAC in addition to the app, this article will outline the steps required to setup using the former. Note that this setup occurs in a web browser so the steps are the same for both Windows and Mac platforms. For the examples shown we will be using Windows.

This gives your friends, family, and associates a working Wi-Fi connection but also gives you some security. Launch AirPort Utility on your Mac. Click on your Base Station at the bottom. Click on the.Wireless. tab at the top. Check Enable Guest Network. Enter a new Network Name. The guest network name should be something easy.

Most WiFi router provides the features to add and connect the device to the network using the MAC address. Steps to be followed to configuration ( common to all WiFi routers) 1. Secure Wi-Fi networks are password-protected and have by their names. Click in the menu bar. If Wi-Fi is off, click, then choose Turn Wi-Fi On. Choose a network. Enter the password, then click Join. If you don't know the password to the Wi-Fi network, contact the network administrator. Wireless Setup - Mac. Computers.Instructions in this article are for setup on a Mac computer. If setting up on Windows, click here for instructions To be able to use the PIXMA TS series printer to print or scan wirelessly on a Mac computer, the printer must first be connected to the Wireless Network and software drivers and applications installed on the computer. As dalstott mentioned, the USB wireless adapter under the link needs Mac OS X. Requirements for USB adapters in general are often Mac OS X 10.3 or higher, if Mac drivers are available at all. For a Mac OS 9 computer a good alternative could be a wireless Ethernet bridge (also known as a gaming or media adapter) connected to the Ethernet port of.


To start with login to the settings area of the camera, click the link below for a guide on doing this.


Once in settings go to Network- Wireless Setup

On this page use the search function to scan for local networks in the area, then select yours from the list then click OK.

Setup

You then need to enter your router WPA key into the fields required twice, note that these fields are case sensitive so this must be entered accurately. If entered incorrectly the connection will fail and the camera will not work over WiFi.

Once entered click apply to save these details.

Once complete you will see a message 'wireless setup accepted successfully' however you are not done yet, we first need to test this by using the test function shown below.

Click this and the camera will test the wireless connection, if you get the message 'wireless test successful' this means your details have been entered correctly and the camera is now set for Wireless operation.

Close the web browser then in order complete the following

-Power off the camera,

-Remove the Ethernet cable,

-Power the camera back on,

-Wait for 5 minutes for the camera to boot up fully.


Once booted try connecting to your camera using the app on your smartphone and it should show as 'connected' and you are able to view it. If so congratulations, your camera is now operating wirelessly and can be placed anywhere within range of your WiFi network.


Wifi Setup For Echo

Having trouble with the WiFi setup? Click here to see a list of common troubleshooting steps to help get you up and running.