Video How To: Get your Foscam FI8904 on Sensr.net

  • March 7, 2014
  • Adam Beguelin
The Techy Tenor shows how to connect the Foscam FI8904W outdoor wireless camera to Sensr.net. This is the same camera used in for the ChickenCam which we mentioned back in January. A big thanks to Christian the Techy Tenor for putting together this informative and fun video!   Read More

Stolen Camera Continues Uploading to Sensr.net

  • January 24, 2014
  • Adam Beguelin
[Tweet ]2 At Sensr.net we provide a cloud service for recording your webcam or IP camera. Unfortunately these cameras sometimes get stolen. Recently we had a user who’s home was burgalrized and the theif had the gall to steal his Sensr.net connected camera. It seems that he also decided to setup the camera for himself, so he took the camera home, after a stop at Taco Bell for some refreshments, and plugged it into his home router. Read More

How to configure a Foscam FI9821W V2 from Mac or Linux

  • December 10, 2013
  • Adam Beguelin

Foscam FI9821W V2

The Foscam FI9821W V2 IP camera is super popular these days. It’s about $150 on Amazon right now. The instructions come with Windows and Mac setup software, but you really don’t need it. In this post I’ll show you how to configure the webcam without the software. _Be aware that the camera’s default port is 88._ I wasted 30 minutes figuring this out, more on what this means later.

I’ll also show you how to push images to Sensr.net so you can take advantage of all of our cool features, like SMS and email alerts, 30 days archiving, no firewall config, clip sharing, embedable live streams, guest access, etc.

Overview

  1. Connect camera to your router and power it up
  2. Go to your router and find the camera’s IP address
  3. Point your browser at the camera’s IP address and configure it
  4. Tell Sensr.net about your camera
  5. Tell your camera about Sensr.net

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