How do I get my WYZE camera to record events?
In the Wyze app, tap on your Wyze Cam. Tap the Settings gear on the top right. Tap Event Recording > Schedule. Want detected Events to be recorded all the time? Tap which Events you want to trigger a recording. Your changes will be saved automatically.
Why is my WYZE camera only taking pictures and not videos?
You simply need to change the recording type from Image to Video. In the Wyze app, tap on your camera, then Settings> Event Recording > Recording Type > Video. After switching, you’ll start receiving videos instead of images.
Why is my Wyze Cam not recording to SD card?
If your Wyze cam is not recording to the SD card, refresh the Wyze cam first. Then, check and update the Cam and app. Check and format the SD cards to the recommended settings before installing them. If the issue persists, factory reset the Wyze cam.
Does WYZE camera app need to be open to record events?
When viewing a Live Stream, and then you tap the Record button, the app will record to your phone’s storage, AS LONG AS the Record button is enabled AND the Wyze app is the current / foreground app. If you switch to another app, the Wyze app will stop recording – it must be the foreground app for recording to continue.
Does Wyze record for free?
All Wyze Cams include free cloud recording with up to 12-second video clips, so you can livestream footage, receive alerts, and control your cameras remotely through the Wyze app without signing up for a Cam Plus subscription.
Why is my camera not recording?
If your CCTV camera is working fine but the DVR is not recording anything, common culprits include misconfiguration, lack of storage space, and failing DVR components. Don’t despair: modern DVR boxes are pretty friendly and easy to troubleshoot. Check that recording is enabled. It may sound obvious, but it happens.
Why does my camera not record video?
If your camera is having issues recording video, make sure that the storage medium is not filled to capacity, deleting files as necessary. Some cameras need to be set to the correct mode to record video. Do a settings dive and check it out.
How do I refresh my WYZE camera?
Connect the camera to a power source. Remove the microSD card (if any). Hold down the setup button for 5-10 seconds. Wait for a solid or blinking yellow light (red for Wyze Cam v3). Wait for the reset process to be completed. It can take 5 minutes. Set up your camera on the Wyze app.
Can I use a 64GB SD card in Wyze Cam?
exFAT: Wyze Cam v3 supports cards size 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB*.
How long does Wyze 128GB SD card record?
With microSD card installed, video continues to record even if WiFi connection is interrupted. 32GB microSD card will hold approximately 2 days of HD video and 7 days of SD video. 128GB microSD card will hold approximately 8 days of HD video and 28 days of SD video.