How do I configure motion detection on my camera?

Method 1:

To be used if your D-Link Cloud Camera is already registered with the mydlink Cloud Service.

Step 1: Open your web browser and enter

Step 2: Enter your mydlink ID (email) and password at the login screen and click Sign in.

Step 3: Select the camera and click on the Settings tab.

Step 4: Select the Motion Detection checkbox.

Step 5: Select the detection area and sensitivity you would like using the drawing tools. Click Next to continue.

Step 6 Select the detection schedule and click Next.

Example: Always

You can also select individual days using the checkboxes, and specify a From and To time in the fields provided.

Step 6: Click finish.

Step 7: Click Save to save the current configuration and activate motion detection.

Step 8: Click Save to confirm the changes.

Method 2:

Step 1: Open a web browser and enter the IP address of the camera in the address bar (default is Press Enter.

Step 2: The default username is admin and the password field should be left blank. Click OK.


Step 3: Click on Setup on the top menu bar.

Step 3: Click Motion Detection from the menu on the left-hand side.

Step 4: Click Enable under the Motion Detection Settings section.

Step 5: Specify whether you want to Always have motion detection enabled, or define a Schedule of your choosing. When choosing a schedule, use the checkboxes to select individual days, and specify a Start and Stop time for the schedule on each of the days selected.

Step 6: Specify how sensitive you would like motion detection to be.

Step 7: Use your mouse to define the areas of the video that you would like to monitor for motion. Clicking once on a square within the grid will select that area of the video for motion detection. Clicking the same area again will deselect the area.

Step 8: Click the Save Settings button to save the new settings.

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