Set up your new DataCam
Step 1: Purchase WiseEye DataCam
Step 2: Register Your DataCam at HuntControl
Step 3: Set Up Your Camera
Power the WiseEye: The WiseEye camera can operate on either 12 AA’s (Standard), 8 AA’s (Mini) or a 12v external power source (Solar Panel or Power Pack). Do not mix batteries of different types or ages in the camera.
Insert and format the SD card: The SD card can be inserted on the side of the Mini or bottom of the Standard. Please use an 8-32GB, Class 10, SD card (WiseEye SD card is recommended). Every other brand SD card inserted in the Mini must be formatted. (Formatting an SD Card)
- Test Connection: Turn the DataCam on to the SETUP position. Let the Camera power up and find a cell signal and/or GPS location. (Note: The Mini does not have a built-in GPS). Tap the OK button to manually take a picture. Watch for a send succeed message (Standard) or a green check mark (Mini) to see if the picture was sent successfully. The picture should show up in the HuntControl account within minutes. Be sure to look in the Other category, or in the All Images folder for the image. If you’re logged in to the HuntControl App a notification of the Image being received should appear.
Step 4: Check HuntControl
Your images will be sent to HuntControl where they are automatically sorted by species.
You can go into your profile page and change your notification settings to receive every picture when it comes in or only of select species.
You can change the settings of the camera, such as Picture or Video mode.
Make use of the Activity Charts, Weather Data and Best Time Predictor to have the best season ever.
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