Follow the steps below to set the motion detection area for Reolink cameras via a Web Browser.

Applies to: All Reolink PoE NVRs and IP cameras except for all Reolink battery-powered cameras, Reolink WiFi NVR system, Reolink E1, Reolink E1 Pro, Reolink Lumus, and add-on cameras. 

Step 1. Log in to your camera via a web browser. Click the gear icon on the top right to get to the device settings page.



Step 2. Click Camera > Alarm Settings  > Detection Zone > Set Up.


Use Pen pen_icon.png or Ereaser ereaser_icon.png to create a non-detection zone or delete the settings.


If the area is painted grey, then it won't trigger the alarm. 


You can click Delete All delete_all_icon.png or Add All add_all_icon.png to delete all the painted areas or add them at once. 

If the web interface of your camera is an old version, you can refer to the steps below. 

Step 1. Log in to your camera via web browser and go to the device settings page. 

Step 2: Go to Alarm> Motion->Detection page.

Step 3: Drag the mouse to set the detection area, then click OK to save the settings.

Note: Motions in the area covered with white grids will be detected.


Besides the Web Browser, you can also use other methods to set up motion detection areas. Check details in: