Hikvision kamera

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How to Factory Reset a Hikvision Camera using a reset button

This will reset all settings to factory default. This includes the password, any added user accounts, and set the IP to the default address (usually or

1) disconnect power to the camera (either through the 12VDC or POE source)
2) press and old the reset button
3) while holding down the reset button, apply power back to the camera
4) hold the reset button for 30+ seconds and then release
5) the camera should finish booting up and be reset to factory settings

Default IP Address for Cameras: Firmware v5.3 and newer Firmware v5.2 and older

The old default User name and Password:
User admin
Password 12345