Setting the Timezone on Your Camera

When you add a camera to we ask for your timezone, but sometimes folks forget to set it. It defaults to America/Los Angeles because that’s the home time zone of

If you want to change it, go to your camera page and click on the little gear in the upper right. Here’s a picture where I’ve circled the gear in red.

Settings Gear Highlighted

This gear opens the settings panel.

After you open the settings panel, you click the “Time Zone” pulldown under Camera Timezone and you can change the timezone for your camera. Now we’ll use that timezone when creating views for your camera, including the timestamp on the live view.

Here’s a shot of the timezone setting:

Camera Settings Panel

The red circle shows where to click to edit your camera's timezone.

Let us know if you have other questions!