This product can be set up using
any current Web browser, i.e.,
Internet Explorer 6.0 or
D-Link Fast Ethernet
Netscape Navigator 7.0
Internet Camera
Before You Begin
You must have at least the following:

Web Browser

Wired Hub/Switch/Router

CD-ROM Drive
Check Your Package Contents
These are the items included with your purchase:
If any of the below items are missing, please contact your reseller.
• One Internet Camera
• One Installation CD-ROM (containing
Drivers, Installation Guide, Software, and
• Mounting Kit
• One Category 5 Ethernet Cable
• One AC Power Adapter

System Requirements
• Java Enabled and Compliant Web Browser
• CPU: Pentium II, 266 MHz or above
• Memory Size: 32 MB (64 MB recommended)
• VGA card resolution: 800x600 or above
Hardware Installation
Connect the Ethernet Cable
Connect an Ethernet cable to the network cable con-
nector located on the DCS-1000’s rear panel and attach
it to the network.
Attach the External Power Supply
Attach the external power supply to the DC power
input connector located on the rear panel of your
camera and connect it to your local power supply.
Note: Power source is confirmed when the blue LED
Power Indicator on the Internet Camera is illuminated.
Network connection is indicated by an orange LED.

Running the Setup Wizard
You are now ready to run the Setup Wizard, which will guide you quickly through the
installation process.
Insert the D-Link DCS-1000 Driver CD
into your CD-ROM drive.
Click Install

Click Next
Click Yes

Running the Setup Wizard (continued)
Click Next
Click Finish
To run the Setup Wizard, click on
Start->Programs->DCS-1000 Series Setup
Your camera’s IP address will be displayed
here if it is valid.
Click Wizard
to begin

Running the Setup Wizard (continued)
This screen appears if the default IP
Address of the camera ( does
not correspond with your local area network
settings. You must assign an IP address
for your camera that corresponds with your
network’s IP addressing scheme.
Click Yes
By default, the Admin ID and Password are
blank. If you are running this Setup Wizard
for the first time, simply click OK to con-
Click OK
The IP Address of your camera must
correspond with your network settings for
you to access the camera. If you are
unsure of what these settings should be,
please check with your network administra-
Click OK
You must change the Admin ID and Pass-
word immediately to protect your camera
against unauthorized access. By default,
the Admin ID and Password are blank. To
change the Admin ID and Password, select
both Change boxes and enter in a new
Admin ID and Password.
Click Next

Running the Setup Wizard (continued)
Input the correct settings for your
camera into the IP Address and
Subnet Mask
fields. Remember
that these settings must corre-
spond with your network settings.
Click Next
If you need to make any changes,
click Back to modify your camera
settings. Otherwise, click Restart
to save your settings.
Click Restart
Your setup is now complete!
When the main Setup Wizard
screen appears after clicking
Restart, you are ready to view
your camera’s images. Click
Link to automatically launch your
web browser and view your
Click Link

Viewing the Streaming Video
You may access your camera’s images at any time simply by using your
favorite Web browser. Type “http://address” in the address box where
address is the IP address that you assigned to the camera from the previous
section. Press Enter. Note: This screen can also be accessed from the Setup
Wizard using the Link button.

The Welcome screen of the Internet Camera will appear. You may either
choose to view your video images in Java mode or Active X mode. If you
have a Java enabled web browser, you will be able to view the video
image automatically. If you do not have Java on your computer, please
refer to the Tips section below to install Java on your computer. If you
would like to view the image using Active X mode, please refer to the
manual on how to install Active X.

Next, you will want to adjust the focus on the lens. To do this, turn the
lens slowly clockwise or counter-clockwise until a desired image
appears on your web browser. AVOID overturning the lens as this will
either displace the lens from your camera or damage the lens.

If you are installing several cameras, it is recommended to use one
computer to configure all of them before you install them
into your planned locations. To avoid IP address conflict, use for the LAST camera that you plan on installing.

Make sure that you have the latest version of Java installed on your
computer to ensure proper operation when viewing the video in Java
mode. Java can be downloaded for free from Sun’s web site. (http://

Please refer to the Manual located on the CD-ROM for additional
information regarding all features and instructions related to the
Internet Camera. The Manual also provides a troubleshooting section.

Technical Support
You can find software updates and user documentation on the D-Link website.
D-Link provides free technical support for customers within the United States and
within Canada for the duration of the warranty period on this product.
U.S. and Canadian customers can contact D-Link technical support through our
website, or by phone.
Tech Support for customers within the United States:
D-Link Technical Support over the Telephone:
(877) 453-5465
24 hours a day, seven days a week.
D-Link Technical Support over the Internet:
Tech Support for customers within Canada:
D-Link Technical Support over the Telephone:
(800) 361-5265
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 9:00pm EST
D-Link Technical Support over the Internet:
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respective holders. Software and specifications subject to change without notice. DCS-1000.03142003