How to reconnect the WYZE camera?

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Written By Dinu Sri

Dr H. T. D. S. Madusanka is an electronic expert with 10 years of experience, involved in the research and development of SMART HOME systems.

If you have deleted the WYZE camera from the Wi-Fi, you may have to add it again. It’s pretty easy.

Quick Setup Guide

  • To do that go to your app. Go to settings,
  • and select the Add a Product option.
  • In the next window, select the appropriate device and follow the instruction given on the screen.
  • The app will ask you to connect to a 2.5 GHz Wi-Fi network on your phone.
  • Scan the display QR code, and the device will be connected.

How to set up your Wyze Cam security camera in your place?

Installing the Wyze cam security camera in your home is quite easy and doesn’t require technical knowledge to perform the task. It takes a few minutes to install the application and run the cam.

The Wyze Cam is the cheapest home security solution available in the industry. It costs around $35, which includes a camera device, and a mobile app service for connecting the Wi-Fi device. The Wyze camera has gained popularity due to its reliable performance and extraordinary features. 

Additionally, you get to enjoy two weeks of cloud storage service. Also, the camera has a built-in micro SD card slot to insert the memory card. You can save the clips locally and access them on your computer device or Smartphone.

Step by Step Guide to install the Wyze camera in your home

  1. Plugin your camera 

Connect the power adapter to the outlet. 

  1. Download the Wyze app 

The next step is to download the Wyze app and create a new account. If you have already registered for the Wyze app portal, use your login to access your account.

  1. Select ‘New Device’

Now go to the setting where you will find the option “New Device.” In the beginning, you have to set your device manually.

After it is set, it will be locked in the application, and next time the device will automatically connect to the previously connected device. 

Once you select the new device, the setup will begin. You will be given the option to choose the Wyze cam from the list, and select your product from the list.

  1. Press the setup button

Once you have selected the device, press the setup button available on the camera’s bottom. You will hear the voice, ready to connect when you press the button.

  1. Connect to your Wi-Fi network

Now you have to connect your WIFI to the device. Enter the account name and password to verify the connectivity.

  1. Scan the QR code 

Once the WIFI is connected, Scan the QR code available in the front of the camera. The cam will verify the QR code and pronounce a voice command saying “QR Code Scanned.” When you hear the confirmation voice, click on the next step.

  1. Wait for the camera to connect. 

The time will start counting down the time it takes to connect your device. Generally, the Wyze camera connects within 10 to 20 Seconds.

If the device is not connected and it times out, follow the step again until it is connected. Recheck the Wi-Fi connectivity to ensure the device has permitted to connect to your WIFI network.

  1. Enter device name

After you are connected to the device, you will be asked to name your camera. Put your device name so next time when you try to connect the camera to WI-FI.

It will show the camera name on the screen. If you have multiple cameras in-home, give each camera’s unique name so you will not have confusion while monitoring it.

  1. Sharing access

The device will ask you whether you want to share your camera access with other family members or friends. The setting is not mandatory.

You can skip the process if you are not willing to give access to any other person. However, you can have other people have the right to access the camera in your absence. 

You can add more people later if you do not want to add them now. So it is up to you when you want to permit another person.

Overall, the installation of the Wyze cam would take approx five minutes to complete. 

How do Setup Wyze cam Video Tutorial and guide?

The following video will help you to set up your Wyze cam instantly. Follow the given instruction in the video and start the installation process.

How do I get my WYZE camera back online?

If your Wyze camera is showing offline in the Wyze app, there are a few troubleshooting steps that you can try to get your cam back to normal condition. 

First, check the outlet that plugs into the electricity board is properly working.

The Wyze plug requires a sufficient power supply to run the device. If there is a problem with the outlet, the device will not perform at its full capacity.

Hence the device would go offline. Turn the power outlet off and turn it ON again to see if the power supply is moving correctly.

Check the cables and their connectivity. If the cable is broken, the chances are the device cannot get the required power, which leads to shutting down the core function and taking the device to offline mode. Try to use an alternate cable and see if that solves the problem.

In the final step, please turn off the device and reconnect it by following the step that you have used when installing the device the first time.

The troubleshooting process typically fixes the problem, and your device will start working fine as a new product. So follow the guide and ensure everything is working and properly connected.

Final Verdict

The WYZE Camera device is simple to use, and installation takes a few minutes to complete. Your device would be ready to secure your premises and assets instantly.

Enjoy the high-resolution picture quality of the WYZE Camera. The device comes with a mobile application that enables the users to see the live video and monitor the home in real time.

You can have multiple camera devices installed in your home, covering the entire house. Activate the Wyze camera in your home and experience peace of mind.

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