Assist with the following article to learn the procedure to download APCamera on Windows PC and Mac devices. I will guide you in accessing your surveillance devices like IP cameras from a computer. So you can watch the live feeds on a bigger display, without having to spend any extra cash.
How Do I Use APCamera for PC?
Windows users have multiple options for using APCamera on their devices. Because they can benefit from a VMS client or use the smartphone app’s services on their computer. Whereas, Mac users don’t have such luxury, but only are left with the option of emulating Android OS to benefit from Android app’s services.
1. APCamera on Windows PC
Gladly, a VMS Client can be used to claim video monitoring services from a computer. Here, I present to you the software details that you need to check, before installing the Client. Another thing that you need to do is to decompress the downloaded file using WinZip or WinRAR and launch the VMS Setup file to get things started.
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- Select an understandable language from the InstallShield.
- Choose preferred folder destination and click on the Next button.
- Wait until the installation progress bar is completed to the fullest.
Without asking any further queries, you will be taken directly to the Login interface of the VMS. From where you will be required to enter the account credentials to proceed to the control panel. You are allowed to use the default VMS credentials i.e; username “admin” and password “admin”.
- From the control panel of the VMS, click on the Device Manager tab.
- Click on the Manual Add button to get the device configuration popup and enter the required details.
- Navigate to the Control Panel and click on the Live View tab.
- Now, start viewing the live footage of the configured cameras.
2. APCamera on Mac
For now, there isn’t any official way to download APCamera on Mac. Because the camera developers haven’t yet delivered a CMS for the convenience of Mac users. So if you are willing to benefit from your live camera feeds on your Mac devices, you have the option of using an Android emulator.
One of the best emulators to emulate Android OS is BlueStacks. I have personally used this App Player and found it quite helpful in installing Android applications on my computer. So you should do the same and install this emulator. Afterward, launch the emulator and open Google Play Store on it to install APCamera App for PC.
FAQs About APCamera
Q) What Is APCamera?
A) APCamera is a free video surveillance tool designed to give remote access to your IP cameras. It consists of various facilities like video playback, snapshots, two-way communication, etc. This application is very easy to understand, thanks to the developers for creating such an amazing app with a friendly UI.
Q) How To Reset P2P Wi-Fi Camera?
A) Users can reset their P2P Wi-Fi cameras by performing an easy solution. While their camera is connected with a power supply, press and hold the reset button available on the back of their cameras for 30 to 40 seconds. After hearing the beep sound, release the button and connect the camera again with the app and Wi-Fi router.
Q) Why P2P Camera Go Offline?
A) Some network routers have crucial Firewall blockade, which can be problematic while you try to connect your P2P cameras. So before connecting your cameras, ensure that such blockades are removed from your router settings. Also, keep check of the internet quality of your network.
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