How to Change WiFi Settings on Wyze Camera
Wyze cameras are known for their affordability and ease of use, making them a popular choice for home security systems. However, there may come a time when you need to change the WiFi settings on your Wyze camera. Whether you’ve moved to a new location or upgraded your router, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to change the WiFi settings on your Wyze camera.
1. Ensure that your Wyze camera is connected to power and turned on.
2. Open the Wyze app on your smartphone and log in to your account.
3. Tap on the camera you wish to change the WiFi settings for.
4. Select the settings icon in the top right corner of the screen.
5. Scroll down and tap on “Device Info.”
6. Tap on “WiFi Settings” and then select “Change WiFi Network.”
7. Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Wyze camera to the new WiFi network. This usually involves selecting the new network from a list and entering the password.
8. Once connected, the Wyze camera will restart and connect to the new WiFi network.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q1: Can I change the WiFi settings without the Wyze app?
A1: No, the WiFi settings can only be changed through the Wyze app.
Q2: Will changing the WiFi settings affect my recorded videos?
A2: No, changing the WiFi settings will not affect your recorded videos.
Q3: Can I connect my Wyze camera to a 5GHz WiFi network?
A3: No, Wyze cameras only support 2.4GHz WiFi networks.
Q4: How far can my Wyze camera be from the WiFi router?
A4: It is recommended to keep the camera within 300 feet of the WiFi router for optimal performance.
Q5: Can I change the WiFi settings remotely?
A5: No, you need to be physically near the camera to change the WiFi settings.
Q6: What if I forget my WiFi password?
A6: You will need to reset your router to factory settings and set up a new WiFi password.
Q7: How many cameras can I connect to a single WiFi network?
A7: You can connect up to 10 Wyze cameras to a single WiFi network.
By following these simple steps, you can easily change the WiFi settings on your Wyze camera. Whether you’re setting up a new network or moving the camera to a different location, keeping your Wyze camera connected to the right WiFi network is essential for its proper functioning.