How to Reset Your Hikvision Security Camera

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If you’re experiencing issues with your Hikvision security camera or need to reset it to its factory settings, don’t worry. Resetting your camera can help resolve various problems, including connectivity issues and forgotten passwords. Here’s a quick guide to help you reset your Hikvision security camera.

Method 1: Hardware Reset Button

Many Hikvision cameras come with a physical reset button. Here’s how to use it:

1. Locate the Reset Button:
- The reset button is typically found inside the camera’s housing. You might need to remove the camera cover or dome to access it. Refer to your camera’s manual for the exact location.

2. Power Off the Camera:
- Disconnect the power supply from the camera.

3. Press and Hold the Reset Button:
- Press and hold the reset button. While holding the button, reconnect the power supply to the camera.

4. Hold the Button:
- Keep holding the reset button for about 10-15 seconds until the camera restarts. You may notice the indicator light blinking or hear a beep.

5. Release the Reset Button:
- Once the camera restarts, release the reset button. The camera will now be reset to its factory default settings.


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