Blink is small, battery-powered and truly wire-free, so it’s simple to place and move within any environment. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Just kidding about the NSA quips above. To retrieve the cameras and settings from before, connect your Sync Module to the System it was previously attached to. not sure why, wifi is fine. I have the previious version Blink outdoor camera and the batteries have lasted 6 months already. I've got 6 of these around my house and th…. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Perform these steps when you are physically with the Sync Module in the location where you want to set it up. Caution: Only proceed if your system is not working as expected, or if you are making network changes such as a new location or Wi-Fi password update. When a Sync Module is not connected to the internet, the Blink app displays a banner and dims the thumbnail of affected cameras. 8. If the Sync Module is not connecting to your Wi-Fi network, it is easiest to follow this troubleshooting step as detailed here : After a minute or two, the result should be a solid blue light above a solid green light on the Sync Module. If internet connectivity is lost or if the Sync Module is powered off, the system will go offline until it both are restored. If you are only updating the Wi-Fi password, tap Change Wi-Fi Network and follow the instructions. Will an add-on xt2 camera work with my existing xt system? Can this mounted in a way that won't make it super easy to steal, but still have it close enough to the ground to use the two-way audio? The number label can be found on the back of the Sync Module.When entered, tap Continue. The Blink Mini does not have to be connected to a Sync Module to operate. They may ask you to try a few things. If they are compelled to steal from someone they will not choose the house w…. I think the NSA tries not to use live view to deplete battery life or it becomes too obvious. In the location I have it, where the NSA can get the best view, it takes 3-5 video clips per day. Does this record continually or only when motion is detected? I have the previious version Blink outdoor camera and the batteries have lasted 6 months already. The weight is less than two ounces. It’s normal to see “Security Recommendation" or “Connected, no Internet”. There's a problem loading this menu right now. I've got 6 of these around my house and they pick up next to nothing until it's too late. 4. The Sync Module is deleted from your account. I enlarged my Blink signs to 8-1/2 x 11 and laminated them. 8. The app will now ask you to plug in your Sync Module or Mini Camera, if it is not already. 1. People going by my home see my the signs before they see my cameras. 1 if they were to stream continuously the battery life would shorten significantly. Blink Sync Module Basics. Move the Sync mode, camera & wifi router so they within 3ft of each other, but not closer than 1ft(if they are too close the RF signal may become distorted due to poor amplifier stages).