If your PoE camera is powered up by a PoE switch or a DC adapter, you can follow up the steps below to initially set it up via the Reolink App.

Applies to: All Reolink PoE Cameras.

Note: Before you start, scan the QR code to download and install the latest version of the Reolink App.


Here is a video for your reference to set up the camera:

Step 1. Read How to Power on Reolink PoE Cameras and power on the camera with a PoE switch, PoE injector, Reolink PoE NVR or a DC 12V power adapter (not included in the package). 

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Step 2. Tap the "+" icon in the top right corner.


Note: If you've enabled the Add Device Automatically option on the App's Settings page, you can tap this device on the Devices page and turn to Step 3 directly.

Step 3. Scan the QR code on the back of the camera. You may tap Light to enable a flashlight when setting up the camera in a dark environment.

If the phone doesn't respond, you can tap Input UID/IP and then manually type in the UID (16-digit characters under the QR code of the camera). Then tap Next.


Step 4. Create a login password for your camera. Then tap Next.


Step 5. Name your camera, then tap Next.


Step 6. Initialization finished! You can start live viewing now.