In diesem Kapitel erfahren Sie, welche Einstellungen Sie für Ihre Smart Kamera tätigen können. Sie haben bereits beim ersten Start einige Einstellungen vorgenommen, welche Sie hier wieder ändern können.
Name of Camera
Give your camera a name here or change it.
Description of Camera
Add a Description to your camera to make sure you know exactly what camera it is.
Location of camera
Specify where exactly your camera is located.
On the right, you can upload a photo of your camera or the viewing object. If you have more than one camera, you can see exactly which one it is. Likewise, you have the possibility to retrieve this information at any time via the API.
Under this item you can set what information you would like to see in the Bottom Bar. Simply select them.
The name you have chosen
Network Connection Type
Your network connection type that is primarily used.
Software version of your smart camera
Version of your operating system
Speed of your Ethernet connection in Mb/s
Speed of your wifi connection
Your camea type
Memory usage of your camera
Here you can switch the display of your camera off or on.
3. date and time
Under this setting item, you can check and set the correct time and date.
NTP server address:
The following entries are possible in the input field:
- IP address: Enter the IP address in IPv4 format: Example: 192.168.9.1
- Domain: Enter the NTP domain: Example: time1.google.com
Under this setting item you can adjust your Ethernet network setting.
Select Static or DHCP as the communication type.
- Static allows you to specify the IP addresses for the target network yourself. You also have the option of specifying several different DNS server addresses in addition to the subnet and gateway.
- Auto (DHCP) assigns an IP address to the camera over the network.
Ethernet IP Address Type
Select IPv4, IPv6 or Host as Ethernet IP address type.
Under this item you can specify your IPv4, IPv6 or host address, classless inter-domain routing, gateway address and DNS server address.
Use as primary routing
By activating this item (yellow) you give the Ethernet port the release for the primary use of the network port. In this case, the DNS servers of the Ethernet port are used, for example, when communicating with domains. If the item is activated under Ethernet, it is automatically deactivated under WiFi.
On the right side in the Network Status you can find the hostname, which you can customize when using Ethernet or Wifi. Enter the name with which you want to make the camera visible in the network. After entering the name is automatically taken over, a save is not necessary. Please note the hint “Reload” to make the new name visible in the browser. In addition, all other data are listed under this item.
Under this item you can adjust your WiFi network settings.
Choose one of the modes Static, Auto, Access Point or disable your WiFi.
- Static: Connects to a network by entering the SSID and password, and creating a static IP address with gateway and subnet mask.
- Auto: Select the appropriate network from a list of surrounding networks.
- Access point: Create your own network for the camera.
- Disable WiFi: Disable the WiFi interface
WiFi IP address type
Select IPv4, IPv6 or Host as WiFi IP address type.
In this item, you can specify your SSID, password, IPv4, IPv6 or host address, Classless inter-domain routing, gateway address and DNS server address(es) for your WiFi connection.
Use as primary routing
By activating this button (yellow), you enable the WiFi port for primary use of the network port. In this case, the DNS severs of the WiFi port are used, for example, when communicating with domains. If the item is enabled under WiFi, it is automatically disabled under Ethernet.
Clicking this button will scan the surrounding network of the camera. This is followed by a listing of all available networks.
- SSID: name of the network
- Security: Type of encryption
- Channel: Specification of the channel
- Signal strength: Indication of the signal strength of the network (0-100%)
- Data rate: Data rate over the available network
- Frequency: Frequency band 2.4GHz / 5GHz
Then select a network and press Connect. To do this, enter the network password in the dialog box and click Confirm.
Use as primary routing
By activating this button (yellow), you enable the WiFi port for primary use of the network port. In this case, the DNS severs of the WiFi port are used, for example, when communicating with domains. If the item is activated under WiFi, it is automatically deactivated under Ethernet.
5.3 Access Point
By activating the access point, you have the possibility to control the camera via your PC or cell phone. Afterwards, only follow the instructions in the First Step guide.
5.4 Disable WiFi
Disable the interface and thus ensure that operation is only via Ethernet.
6. CPU performance
The Performance menu item lists the performance parameters of your camera.
6.1 CPU performance
Here you can see how many processor cores your CPU consists of.
Here you can see to what percentage the CPU is used.
6.2 RAM performance
Used (in %)
Here you can see what percentage of RAM is currently in use.
Here you can see how many MB of RAM are currently in use.
Here you can see how many MB of RAM is still free.
Here you can see how many MB of RAM is still available.
Here you can see how many MB the RAM has.
6.3 Load average
Here you can see how many processes were running at the last minute.
Here you can see how many processes were running in the last 5 minutes.
Here you can see how many processes were running in the last 15 minutes.
Time of the last restart of the system.
Under the menu item Storage you will find information about your storage space. You can also use the buttons below to reset your database and the system to factory defaults.
Reset all settings of the camera. Misconfigurations can thus be corrected
Export all your settings using this button. This includes all configurations including the set parameters, saved images and set networks.
Use this button to import one of your databases directly to the camera. For example, if you need to change or expand the hardware, you can easily access all your settings via this option. This includes all configurations including the set parameters, saved images and set networks.
Used (in %)
Here you can see what percentage of the memory is already in use.
Here you can see how many MB of the memory are already used.
Here you can see how many MB of memory are still free.
Here you can see how many MB your memory has in total.
Use this button to reset your camera to the factory default settings.
8.1 System information
All properties of your system are listed under this item. These include:
- Your camera
- Docker variant
- obstructed light
- Wireless connection
- Sensor code
8.2 Auto Restart
Use Auto Restart
Select this option if you want to enable Auto Restart. Your system is then automatically restarted – for example after software updates – and restores the last active process.
Set here how often your camera should try to restore the last active process when restarting.
8.3 System Actions
Use this button to turn off the camera.
Use this button to reboot your camera.
Under System Update you can see your software version, your OS version, your evoVIU hardware version and your Vision Framework version. Also, you can check for updates under this item and run them or perform offline updates.
Check for updates
You can use this button to check for updates online. For this, the camera must be connected to the Internet. After clicking the button you will get feedback which new software version is available. Also, the Start Update button appears. Click this to perform the update. While the update is in progress, you will see a yellow bar. As soon as this goes out, the process is finished. Wait about 30 seconds and then reload the application. Here you should again get a hint of a new SSL key.
If your camera is not connected to the Internet, you can perform an offline software update. To do this, you will receive a file that you can drag and drop into the designated field. Then a dialog box appears in which you have to enter a key. When you are finished, click Confirm. The file is uploaded and the update is executed. Wait about 30 seconds and reload the camera.