How to Reset Vivotek Cameras using Hardware reset button?

Vivotek security cameras come with hardware reset button similar to routers and network equipment. The reset button can be used to reboot the camera or restore the factory default settings. If you forget the root (administrator) password for the camera, you can restore the camera defaults by pressing the reset button for longer than 5 seconds.

  1. Unscrew the camera
  2. Find the reset button
  3. Press and hold recessed reset button for at least 5 seconds to restore to factory defaults

Default username and password for Vivotek cameras is root / with no password or admin / 123456 or admin / admin

The camera does not have default IP address so you need to give it an IP address via DHCP server.

How to Reset Vivotek Cameras using Hardware reset button?
Aug 7th 2021 Matt

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