2K Pan-Tilt Outdoor Wi-Fi security camera - Device Settings

This article provides overview of Device Settings available on the Lorex Home app. You can configure settings for your 2K Pan-Tilt Outdoor Wi-Fi security camera (F461AQ) from anywhere using the Lorex Home app.


Device Settings Overview

From the Devices screen, tap icon to configure device settings.
Note: Device settings differs between products. Your device settings may not include all the settings from the example below.

Device Overview

  1. Basic Information: Tap to change the device password, set device name, change thumbnail photo, or view device ID. For full instructions, see Basic Device Settings.

  2. Firmware: Tap to view the current and latest firmware version.

  3. Notifications: Enable/disable notifications. For full instructions, see Notification Settings.

  4. Motion Detection Settings: Enable/disable motion detection and person/vehicle detection per channel on supporting platforms. For full instructions, see Motion Detection Settings.

  5. Video Settings: Tap icon to enable HDR (High Dynamic Range).
    Note: Enabling HDR optimizes video picture in high-contrast conditions such as under-lit and over-lit areas.
    By default, the video quality is set to High.

  6. Sound Settings: Tap to adjust the Siren or Two-Way Talk volume.

  7. Device Storage: Tap to view or format your device storage. For full instructions, see Device Storage.

  8. Local Storage: Tap to change the streaming quality or enable/disable General Record Storage. For full instructions, see Local Storage.

  9. Recording: Tap icon to disable recording. Tap again to enable.

  10. Deterrence Light Brightness:
    Deterrence Light Settings

  • Tap the Toggle Icon icon to enable Deterrence Light on Motion. Note: Motion Detection must be enabled to activate the deterrence light on motion.
  • Tap Deterrence Light Mode to select either Solid or Flashing mode for the deterrence light.
  • Tap and select the level of Deterrence Light Brightness.
  • Tap Save to apply any changes.
  1. Siren Settings: Tap the Toggle Icon icon to enable Activate Siren on Motion.

  2. Auto Night Vision: Tap icon to disable Auto Night Vision. Tap again to enable.
    Note: Disabling Auto Night Vision will force the camera into color mode. Recommended in low-light conditions.

  3. Privacy Mode: Tap icon to enable privacy mode. Tap again to disable.

  4. Audio Recording: Enable/disable audio recordings per channel. (audio-enabled cameras required)

  5. Shared Users: Tap to send an invitation to another Lorex Home account to access the selected device. For full instructions, see Shared Users.

  6. Wireless Network: Change the Wi-Fi network that is associated with the camera.

  7. Status LED: Tap icon to disable the status LED on the camera. Tap again to enable.

  8. Image Rotation: Tap icon to rotate the camera feed 180°.
    Note: Recommended if you are installing the camera upside down.

  9. Time Zone: Tap to change the time zone or to configure Daylight Savings Time. For full instructions on Time Zone, see Configuring Time Zone.

  10. Device Info: View the device’s model number, device ID, IP address, and MAC address.

  11. Reboot Device: Reboot your Lorex device remotely. Wait a few minutes before connecting to the device after restarting.

  12. Remove Device: Remove device from Lorex Home app.
    Note: Removing your device will not affect recordings or snapshots on your mobile device storage.