You will receive email alerts when the camera detects motion events. Here is a detailed guide on how to set up email alerts for your cameras with different forms of attachments via the Reolink App.
Applies to: all Reolink cameras and NVRs.
Here is a video guide on setting up email alerts for your reference:
You can follow the steps below to set up alarm emails on Reolink App.
Step 1. Log in to your device on Reolink App and tap the gear icon at the upper right to enter Device Settings.
Step 2. Tap Email Alerts.
Step 3. Enable Email Alerts and tap Set Up Now.
Step 4. Input the address and password of the email that will be used to send out motion alert emails, fill in sender server info, and tap Save to save the settings.
Note 1: The SMTP Server and Port may vary among different email providers. If you use Gmail, Outlook, Hotmail, Yahoo, iCloud, or Zoho, the sender server info will be automatically filled in after you enter the email address. Otherwise, you will need to input the corresponding SMTP Server & Port info manually.
Note 2: The recipient that receives the alert emails will be the same as the sender by default.
Step 5. If you want to add more recipients, go to Email Settings to add more email addresses.
- Email Content: You can choose to receive text, picture, or video in the motion alert emails. Video attachment is not available for battery-powered cameras.
- Email Interval: Only one motion-alert email will be sent if the alarm is triggered multiple times during the time interval.
Step 6. Go to Schedule to customize detention type and schedule.