Setting the IP Address Using the ARP/Ping Method
Complete the following steps to configure the camera to use a specific IP address:
Note: The ARP/Ping Method will not work if the Disable setting static IP address through ARP/Ping method checkbox is selected in the camera's web browser interface. For more information, see the Avigilon High Definition H4 and H5 IP Camera Web Interface User Guide.
- Locate and make note of the MAC Address (MAC) listed on the Serial Number Tag for reference.
- Open a Command Prompt window and enter the following commands:
arp -s<New Camera IP Address> <Camera MAC Address>
arp -s 192.168.1.10 00-18-85-12-45-78
ping -l 123 -t<New Camera IP Address>
ping -l 123 -t 192.168.1.10
- Reboot the camera.
- Close the Command Prompt window when you see the following message:
Reply from <New Camera IP Address>: ...