Author: Luis Rodriguez

Axis 2130 PTZ and Zoneminder

Axis 2130 PTZ and Zoneminder

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This camera is very dated, also using a proprietary power adapter, no WiFi and very difficult to setup. Once you are on my network you have full viewing access to my camera. My router fortunately has network isolation so I am able to block access to it except via my server that has zoneminder nvr software installed. Unfortunately you will not be able to control the ptz from Zoneminder directly due to the age of the camera. But you can however give it a fixed position in the web panel it has built in. I would recommend setting its default fixed position after a reboot or power loss.

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Speed Test internal WiFi

Many have heard the term speed test, the first thing that comes to mind is speedtest.net or google’s speed test tool. Many don’t know that speed on your internal network also affects you. When testing internet speed your device sends data to router then out to the internet, what if your router is the issue. Even worse, your device. I will show u a very handy utility I use to make sure everything in my house runs great. Its called iPerf.

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Genius WideCam 320 and Zoneminder

Genius 32200318100 WideCam 320 USB and Zoneminder

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Although I have this particular camera, any basic USB webcam will work the same way. The setup for this one was very simple and its the most stable camera out of my whole setup. There however is no nightvision. I counter this by trigger the lights to turn on if motion sensor is tripped.

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How to get 400mbps for 3 years @ $44.99

This is the process I found while setting up a new service for my brother at his house. This will only work for new customers. The address has to have no existing connections for this to work.

 

Step 1: Intro call, During this call you will call and ask about pricing to see if you are willing to activate a new service. You will need to seem uninterested and are willing to go without internet. Don’t make it brief. Keep it going to get more info. Ask about promotional pricing for 400mbps plans. Continue reading . . .

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Missed chances, try again
Insignia Voice Smart Bluetooth Speaker with Built-in Google Assistant for 15% off, That’s $21.24 before tax. Even without the coupon code its a steal for the msrp price.

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You’ve got ’til 6pm PT to use coupon code POPUPSAVINGS.