Add a Reconyx Camera

How to integrate your existing Reconyx camera with Aero Ranger
Written by John
Updated 3 months ago

The Aero Ranger system supports integration of existing 3rd-Party devices including Hikvision, Reconyx, Milesight and AXIS cameras.


Create device credentials

Before integrating your device, login to the Aero Ranger Dashboard to create your device credentials.

Login with an Administrator account and select the Devices page under the Accounts tab in the left hand menu.



On the Devices page, select the Add 3rd-Party Device button



On the Add 3rd-Party Device page, note down the Username and Password that are generated. 


Ensure you save the Password in a secure place, as you will not able to view the password again after the device is created. 

If you forget your device password, please email us at [email protected]


Set a Description for the device which will be used to identify the camera in other areas of the Aero Ranger Dashboard such as the Plate Search page.




Enter a GPS location for your device which represents the physical location that your camera is installed (i.e. Latitude: 34.1747111, Longitude: 115.0438462).


Once you've finished entering the device details, please the Create button to create your device credentials.



With your device credentials added to the Aero Ranger system, you can now enter the relevant details into your device by following the instructions below.


Reconyx

Aero Ranger currently supports integration with Reconyx cameras via HTTPS.

The below instructions assume your Reconyx device is set up and paired with the Reconyx Connect app, configured for motion-detection image capture and is connected to the internet.

Ensure your Reconyx camera is set to the GMT+0 timezone.

Open the Reconyx Connect app and select the camera you would like to integrate with Aero Ranger.

On the Camera Details page, tap the ... in the top right corner and then select Advanced Config.


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On the Advanced Configuration page, toggle Forward Images on and enter the following details:

  • Image Forward Base URL: https://dashboard-api-aeroranger.com/api/v1/plates/reconyx
  • API Id: [your device username]
  • API Token: [your device password]

    Enter the username and password you created earlier on the Add 3rd-Party Device page.

Select Test Connection, and then Save as Default once the test is complete.

If you experience any issues integrating your camera, don't hesitate to get in touch via [email protected]

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