Motion detection enables the camera to monitor specific areas of your home or office for movement. You can adjust the sensitivity which determines when motion is detected by the camera. When motion is detected, it will trigger to send a notification.
Tap the DCS-8000LH camera. Then, tap the camera main feature iconin the top-right corner.
Tap Settings on the camera main feature menu.
Tap Motion Detection.
Place a Check next to Enable Motion Detection to turn on.
Tap Active Areato select the area you want the camera to detect motion.
Tap on the area you want the camera to detect motion. Then, select the sensitivity level by moving the slider left or right to the sensitivity percentage you want. The sensitivity setting decides how sensitive the camera will be to motion, where 100% will be the most sensitive setting and 0% will be the least sensitive setting.
Lower sensitivity setting can be useful when monitoring an area that has flickering lights, or through a window to the outside.
Higher sensitivity setting may be useful when monitoring an area that rarely changes, such as a storeroom or warehouse with little activity.
Go back to the device list, and tap the icon in the top left corner.
Tap Push Notification
Place a Check next to the camera name to enable or disable push notification.