Congratulations with your purchase of the 'Smartwares HD indoor IP camera C723IP'. An indoor home camera that allows you to view surveillance images via a local network, an internet connection or the 'HomeWizard Cameras app'. The camera can be connected by a Ethernet cable or a Wi-Fi connection. The camera is equipped with infrared LEDs and can record images and sound during the day and at night. 


Now the installation starts. Rest assured, this is very easy to do. It concerns the following steps;


Install the app - Install the HomeWizard Cameras app on your smartphone.
Installing the camera
- Prepare the camera for installation
Start the app 
- Start the HomeWizard Cameras app to start the installation procedure
Place the camera indoors 
- Mount the IP camera inside your home


Installeer the app

We start by installing the HomeWizard Cameras app on your Android device or iPhone. Go to the App Store and/or Google Play store on your smartphone and search for the 'HomeWizard Cameras app' from HomeWizard, or click on the link below to directly install the corresponding HomeWizard Camera app on your smartphone.


Apple App Store

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Google Play Store

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Installing the camera

Before you can use the HomeWizard Cameras app, the camera must be prepared for installation..


Assemble

Mount the camera with the supplied base. Screw the base firmly to the camera.

MicroSD ( optional )

If required, insert the MicroSD card on the side of the camera before the power cable is connected. Carefully press until you hear by a click that the card is properly attached.

TIP:
For more information on whether your MicroSD card is suitable for the camera see Storage

Adapter 

Connect the power adapter with cable to the DC socket of the camera. Then plug the adapter into an outlet.

Ethernetcable

Connect the supplied Ethernet cable to the network port of the camera. Connect the other end of the Ethernet cable to your router. The green LED on the Ethernet port lights up when the camera is connected to the network.

IDnummer 

Note the ID number of the camera. It can come in handy later for installation of the camera. The ID number of the 'Smartwares HD indoor IP camera C723IP' is visible on the side above the slot for the MicroSD card. The ID number is as shown on the left. For example:  C17583
  •  C17583.cameras.smartwares.eu. 


Start the app

Before you want to add the camera to the HomeWizard Cameras app, keep in mind the following:

  • Homenetwork

Make sure the camera is connected to the same network as your smartphone before you start. 


Start the HomeWizard Cameras app on your smartphone. In the app you will be asked to take the following steps, according to these instructions:


Account

  1. Open the  'HomeWizard Cameras'-app
  2. You will be shown on the welcome screen. Select 'Next' to start the installation process.
  3. Enter your e-mail address and go to the next screen. (Choose to log in if you already have a HomeWizard account)
  4. If you do not already have an account, a button will appear to create a new account by clicking on 'Create account'
  5. Your account has been created. You will now enter the home-screen.

Adding camera

  1. Go to the home-screen 'App Settings'  by clicking on the gear icon in the upper right corner.
  2. Select 'Add Camera
  3. If the camera is connected properly, press 'Start installation' to add the camera to the app..
  4. After a few seconds, the camera is found on the home network and the ID numberappears.
    • If the ID number is not found. You can also enter the ID code manually.
    • The ID number of the camera is visible on the sideof the camera with the C723IP camera
      • The full ID code of the example is C15000.cameras.smartwares.eu.
  5. Give camera a name:
    • Give a name to the camera and then press 'Next'
  6. Give camera a password: 
    • A randomly generated passwordappears. We advise you to use a strong password.
      • Press 'Use this password' if you want to use this strong password for this camera. 
      • Press 'Own password' to adjust the password.
        • Your own password requires at least 12 characters of which at least one digit, uppercase letter, lowercase letter and one of the following special characters! $-_.+!*'(), 
      • TIP: note the password and keep it safe 
  7. The camera has been successfully added. You can now start using the camera. Press 'OK' to return to the main screen.


IMPORTANT
Do you want this camera to use a WiFi connection. Then go to this page; Connect Wi-Fi


Place the products at your home

After you have completed these steps, you can place the camera in the desired location. Keep in mind the instructions and tips of each product. The most important tips at a glance;e;


  • Place the camera indoors

The 'Smartwares HD indoor IP camera C723IP' is an indoor camera and can not be placed outside, or a place where it can get wet or damp.
Preferably place the camera in a corner of the room. From a corner you have the best overview of a room. It is also more difficult to sabotage the camera without being seen by the camera itself. 

  • Preferably place the camera in a corner of the room

A too high placed security camera that hangs close to the object, films too much from above. Good to see if someone is walking, but senseless to see who is walking. If cameras can only hang high, it is advisable to take some distance of the object, or to hang the camera on a wall, for example. 

  • Do not place the camera too high
A too high placed security camera that hangs close to the object, films too much from above. Good to see if someone is walking, but senseless to see who is walking. If cameras can only hang high, it is advisable to take some distance of the object, or to hang the camera on a wall, for example.
  • Do not place the camera behind glass
When it gets dark, the infrared light turns on for night vision, a window reflects the infrared lighting. The result is that the camera can not see anything through the reflection of the glass. If enough natural lighting is available outside, you can choose to completely switch off the infrared lighting on the camera.
  • Pay attention to the lighting in the room
When it gets dark, the infrared light turns on for night vision, a window reflects the infrared lighting. The result is that the camera can not see anything through the reflection of the glass. If enough natural lighting is available outside, you can choose to completely switch off the infrared lighting on the camera. 


You can choose to place the camera on a flat surface or to fix the camera with screws at a location of your choice.