Question about D-Link DCS-5300W Network Camera

1 Answer

D-Link 5300w incorrect URL

I have my 5300w configured, but to view it I have to type 192.168.1.99:801/cgi-bin/camctrl.cgi?

At which point it gives me the login prompt, I enter my details and it takes me to a white page with 'return page' on it.

I then delete from the url to leave cgi-bin/camctrl.cgi?

to leave 192.168.1.99:801/ and it lets me in, whilst this is not a problem as such, it is when I want to watch remotely as the forwarding forwards to the address it should be ie 192.168.1.99:801 but on the other end it does not recognise it without the extra /cgi-bin/camctrl.cgi?

Very annoying, can anyone help?!?!

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 122 Answers

I have read the manual and it looks like the problem can be fixed by using a paper clip or something about the same size and resetting to the factory defaults. Then go through the setup again and that should clear it up. Also to facilitate remote viewing and control from outside the local network it would be a good idea to go into the router configuration for your home network and assignee a fixed IP address to the camera and then forward the ports needed by the camera to the new fixed IP. The procedure for configuring your router will vary by manufacturer so consult the manuals. Or send a new request with a model number and I will try and help. The camera manual is available at http://support.dlink.ca/products/view.asp?productid=DCS%2D5300 if you need, along with some helpful tips. Good Luck

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

Tip

Jumping Cursor


If you experience a jumping cursor where it jumps from one line to another, go to this link and download the driver for ALPS pointing device. This is from Toshiba (thanks to them for having the most updated touchpad driver) but regardless of your computer, IT WORKS!!!

http://www.csd.toshiba.com/cgi-bin/tais/support/jsp/download.jsp?ct=DL&soid=2475604&ref=EV

After downloading the driver
>Go to Control Panel
>Open Mouse icon
>Go to Advanced Tab
>Click on the Advance Configuration Button
>Mark the following options with a check:
>>disable tapping
>>disable pointer movement
>>disable scroll function
>Click Apply
>Try typing on a word pad

on Aug 05, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Device not recognized


Hello,

Product selector site for the HDD120:
http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/cpproduct_selector.pl?slg=ENG&searchtxt=HDD120

For support on the matching model:
1. Enter your country in the top right.
2. Enter the exact Model Number on the left.
When more devices show up, select your model from the list.

Use next information and guide to get the player connected:
http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/faqview?scy=US&subrequest=1&mid=Link_FAQs&new_tmpl=1&session=20091204185048_94.214.10.98&desc=Philips+Jukebox+HDD120+20GB*&view=aa12_view_full.html&list=aa12_list_partial.html&slg=ENG&refnr=0021019&refdisplay=PI_C48_PHOENIX_ARIZONA_023&dct=QAC&ctn=HDD120/17

Download link for the GoGear device detection:
http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/get?url=/sca/sca/060214/060214143352_10792.zip&ofn="Detect Philips GoGear Device_v3.zip"


Need more help ? Just post a comment.

Dec 04, 2009 | Philips HDD120 MP3 Player

1 Answer

I have a Creative Zen V plus 2 gig mp3 player. i reloaded the firmware recently because the player lost all the music tracks and stuff. but when it was connected to the computer i could click on the player...


Hello,

Support site for the Zen V Plus, see:
http://support.creative.com/Products/ProductDetails.aspx?catID=213&CatName=MP3+Players&subCatID=214&subCatName=ZEN&prodID=15306&prodName=ZEN+V+Plus&bTopTwenty=1&VARSET=prodfaq:PRODFAQ_15306,VARSET=CategoryID:213

RESET
The player can be reset when the screen freezes, using a thin pointed object, gently pushing the reset button on the left side with the display showing upwards:

ce4f892.jpg

CLEAN UP
The player needs regularly clean up when files are transferred to the player or put back to the computer.
Clean up is also advised before formatting the player or before doing a firmware reinstallation.
See next link:
http://support.creative.com/kb/ShowArticle.aspx?url=http://203.211.142.197:80/srvs/cgi-bin/webcgi.exe/,/%3fst=408,e=0000000000741586241,k=9944,sxi=15,case=obj(64068),kb=ww_english_add,varset=ws:http://uk.europe.creative.com

RECOVERY MODE
For a clean up the Recovery Mode must be accessed:
http://support.creative.com/kb/ShowArticle.aspx?url=http://203.211.142.197:80/srvs/cgi-bin/webcgi.exe/,/?st=395,e=0000000000741591988,k=9944,sxi=16,varset=ws:http://uk.europe.creative.com,case=64069


FORMAT or FIRMWARE RELOAD
How to Format or Reload firmware:
http://support.creative.com/kb/ShowArticle.aspx?url=http://203.211.142.197:80/srvs/cgi-bin/webcgi.exe/,/?st=345,e=0000000000741615532,k=9944,sxi=16,varset=ws:http://uk.europe.creative.com,case=63033

Dec 02, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

I am trying to hook up a omni antenna to a wrt54g is it possible in a motel setting


Hi there If u have a linksys wrt54g router. the omni antena will not give u the maximum wireless signal if u are going to set it on a motel, u need to setup a wireless access point in order to broadcast the signal or to repeat the signal u need a wireless access point and the model # is WAP54G..
here is the link just incase u want to know more about on how to set up a wireless access point
1. How do I configure an access point as a wireless bridge?
http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/linksys.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=4194
2. How do I configure an access point as a wireless repeater?
http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/linksys.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=4200
3. How do I configure an access point as an access point client?
http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/linksys.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=4202
4. How will I know if an Access Point is configured as an Access Point?
http://linksys.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/linksys.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=4165..

check this out and i hope this will solve ur concern..

Apr 04, 2009 | Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

1 Answer

I need a manual for...


hello there.we found around five links for the above product you mentioned which are as follows.Please check the correct link for your product.you can open the link and view the manual online.

"http://www.iconservice.com/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/ExecMacro/proform/manuals.d2w/report?name=PF350900&match=exact&lan="
"http://www.iconservice.com/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/ExecMacro/proform/manuals.d2w/report?name=PF350901&match=exact&lan="
"http://www.iconservice.com/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/ExecMacro/proform/manuals.d2w/report?name=PF350902&match=exact&lan="
"http://www.iconservice.com/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/ExecMacro/proform/manuals.d2w/report?name=PF350903&match=exact&lan="
"http://www.iconservice.com/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/ExecMacro/proform/manuals.d2w/report?name=PF350904&match=exact&lan="

copy paste the above links present in the inverted commas in your browser address bar.
check the option "View Manual in PDF Format".once you check that option you get the manual which you can save later on in case required.hope we could solve your problem.thank you for contacting us.please do keep posting,

Dec 10, 2008 | Exercise & Fitness

1 Answer

D-link dcs-5300w


I lost the install cd for my dcs 5300w .. any idea please?

Jul 16, 2008 | D-Link DCS-5300W Network Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
D-Link DCS-5300W Network Camera Logo

1,849 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top D-Link Computers & Internet Experts

Prashant M
Prashant M

Level 3 Expert

2260 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18394 Answers

Are you a D-Link Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...