Try rebooting the base and reinserting the camera(s) battery. Also verify that the proper mode is selected and configured properly.
How do I get my Arlo to record?
Tap or click the pencil icon next to Record video. If Record Video is not selected, you cannot edit recording length. Select Record until activity stops (up to 300 sec) or select Record for a fixed length of time and move the slider to your preferred recording length. Tap or click Save.
Why are my cameras not recording?
If your CCTV camera is working fine but the DVR is not recording anything, common culprits include misconfiguration, lack of storage space, and failing DVR components. Don’t despair: modern DVR boxes are pretty friendly and easy to troubleshoot. Check that recording is enabled. It may sound obvious, but it happens.
How do I resync my Arlo camera?
Press the Sync button on top of the camera for about two seconds and then release the button. Note: Cameras must be synced one at a time. A blue LED on the camera blinks rapidly to confirm sync. If the LED on the camera blinks amber, the sync is not successful.
How do I reset my Arlo camera?
To reset your Arlo Go camera while it is not connected to the cloud:
- Press and release the sync button on the top of the camera. You hear a click.
- Hold the camera about 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 cm) in front of this QR code until you hear a chime: Your Arlo Go camera is reset to factory default settings.
Why does my PVR not record?
If the Recordings are not available error message appears when you try to watch a recording, you may have reached the maximum amount of paused or recorded content allowed on the Whole Home PVR, or the connection between the receiver and PVR may have been momentarily lost.
How do you know if a security camera is recording?
A distinct buzz may also be heard, and that means it is rotating. If the patrol or tour function is set up, it constantly moves, which means the camera is recording. In infrared security cameras, small red lights are seen around the lens of the camera when it is dark when it is on.
What do I do if my DVR is not recording?
- Make sure your equipment (TV and cable) is properly connected and powered on.
- Make sure the coax cable is connected to the outlet.
- Remove any objects around your receiver to allow proper ventilation.
- Refresh your receiver.
- Unplug your receiver and wait at least 60 seconds before plugging it back in.
How do I get my Arlo camera back online?
Log out of the Arlo app on your mobile device or web browser and log back in again. If your camera still appears offline in the Arlo app, visit Arlo Support to speak with an expert. The LED blinks blue and purple. The camera is connecting to the network and the cloud.
What does blinking orange light on Arlo camera mean?
The camera’s batteries are low. Fast blinking amber. The camera failed to sync with the SmartHub or base station.
Why is my Arlo camera not syncing with base station?
Check the battery status Low batteries can prevent your camera from syncing to the base station. If the battery is low, the battery icon is orange. To check if your camera’s battery status: Launch the Arlo app or log in to your account at my.arlo.com.
How do I restart Arlo essentials?
Press and hold the sync button for about 10-15 seconds. The camera LED flashes amber 3 times. Let go of the sync button after the 3 amber flashes, and the camera factory resets.