It is common practical solution to watch birds in backyard by using the IP camera. The benefit is you will be able to birding on your mobile phone. This article covers the general guide to setup IP bird camera. If IP camera supports both Wire and WiFi connectivities, you need to decide how to wire the camera to your network. Wire connection requires you wiring Ethernet cable from the camera to network switch. PoE injector and splitter can help you use single cat5e cable to carry both power and network to the camera. If you plan to use WiFi, test the signal coverage around the installation place and be sure to connect WiFi camera to Wi-Fi BEFORE you mount your camera to wherever you are going to permanently be using your camera.
1. First, connect DC extension cable to pigtail of the bird feeder camera.
2. Next, connect another end male terminate with the DC12V power adaptor and plug the power adaptor to AC outlet.
3. (Optional) Link the Ethernet patch cable to the RJ45 port and the switch if you plan to use wire connectivity.
4. After a couple seconds, you should hear two small click sounds which means the camera is boot up successfully.