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Go into Other-Mail Service Settings to enable the camera to send e-mail alerts when motion is detected or when its IP address changes. You will need the [SMTP http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/SMTP.html] settings for the email address you want to use. Often, it will be easiest to open a free Hotmail or Gmail account, then use these settings:   
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Go into Other-Mail Service Settings to enable the camera to send e-mail alerts when motion is detected or when its IP address changes. You will need the [http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/SMTP.html SMTP] settings for the email address you want to use. Often, it will be easiest to open a free Hotmail or Gmail account, then use these settings:   
  
 
* [http://support.google.com/mail/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=13287 Gmail settings]
 
* [http://support.google.com/mail/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=13287 Gmail settings]

Revision as of 02:01, 2 May 2012

Question

How do I set up my IP camera to send email?

Answer

Go into Other-Mail Service Settings to enable the camera to send e-mail alerts when motion is detected or when its IP address changes. You will need the SMTP settings for the email address you want to use. Often, it will be easiest to open a free Hotmail or Gmail account, then use these settings:

Here are the correct settings for Hotmail:

Mail settings.jpg