So you’ve decided to take your home security up a notch by installing an outdoor Blink camera. But before you can start reaping the benefits of deterring intruders and catching porch pirates red-handed, you’ll need to know how to install the Blink outdoor camera. Don’t worry, it’s no longer as tricky as it sounds! This article will walk you through the entire process from start to finish, so that you can have your Blink outdoor camera up and running in no time.
What You Need
In order to install your Blink Outdoor Camera, you will need the following items:
– The Blink Outdoor Camera
– A drill
– A screwdriver
– A level
– A tape measure
– An internet connection
– The Blink App
2. Find The Right Spot
Once you have all of the necessary items, it’s time to find the right spot for your camera. You’ll want to choose a spot that has a good view of the area you want to monitor. You’ll also want to make sure that the camera is within range of your wireless router.
3. Drill Holes For The Mounting Bracket
Once you’ve found the perfect spot for your Blink Outdoor Camera, the next step is to drill holes for the mounting bracket. The mounting bracket is what holds the camera in place.
4. Attach The Mounting Bracket
After you’ve drilled the holes, it’s time to attach the mounting bracket. First, insert the screws into the holes. Next, use the drill to tighten the screws.
Step One: Planning The Installation
Planning the installation of your Blink Outdoor Camera is the first and most important step. You’ll need to consider where you want to mount the camera and how you want to power it. It’s also a good idea to take a look at the Blink app to see if there are any special instructions for your particular model of camera.
Once you’ve planned your installation, the next step is to gather the supplies you’ll need. For most installations, you’ll need a drill, screwdriver, level, tape measure, and ladder. If you’re not comfortable drilling into your home’s siding, you may want to hire a professional to do the job for you.
With your supplies gathered, you’re now ready to begin installing your Blink Outdoor Camera.
Step Two: Getting Ready to Install
Now that you have everything you need, it’s time to get ready to install your Blink Outdoor Camera. First, find a good location for the camera. It should be in a place where it can get a good view of the area you want to monitor. Once you’ve found a good spot, use the included mounting bracket to mark where you’ll be drilling holes for the screws. Then, drill the holes and screw the bracket into place.
Next, attach the Blink Outdoor Camera to the mounting bracket. Make sure that it’s securely in place before moving on to the next step.
Now, take the power adapter and plug it into an outlet. Then, run the included Ethernet cable from the power adapter to your router. Once the cable is plugged in, you’re ready to start setting up your Blink Outdoor Camera.
Step Three: Installing the Blink Outdoor Camera
1. Step Three: Installing the Blink Outdoor Camera
Installing the Blink outdoor camera is a quick and easy process. First, find a suitable location for the camera. It should be placed in an area with good lighting and a clear view of the area you want to monitor. Next, use the included mounting bracket to secure the camera to the chosen location. Once the camera is in place, connect it to power using the included power adapter. Finally, use the Blink app to connect the camera to your home Wi-Fi network. Once connected, you’ll be able to view live footage from the camera and receive alerts when motion is detected.
Step Four: Configuring the Blink Outdoor Camera
The Blink Outdoor Camera is a great security camera for your home. It’s easy to install and can be done in minutes.
To configure the Blink Outdoor Camera, you will need to go to the Blink website and create an account. Once you have an account, you can then add the Blink Outdoor Camera to your system.
Once the Blink Outdoor Camera is added to your system, you will need to configure it. This includes setting up the camera’s location, choosing how you want to be notified of events, and more.
The Blink Outdoor Camera is a great security camera for your home. With its easy installation and configuration, it’s a great choice for keeping your home safe.
Installing a Blink outdoor camera is a quick and easy process that anyone can do in just a few minutes. We hope our step-by-step guide has shown you how simple it is to get your Blink camera up and running so that you can start enjoying its many features and benefits. Thanks for reading and good luck with your new Blink camera!