View and Edit Camera Settings

Learn how to view and edit your camera's settings in Verkada Command

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Each Verkada camera is architected to automatically connect to the Verkada cloud via a secure bidirectional communication channel to:

  1. Upload footage, archives, screenshots and thumbnails, plus alerts on certain event criteria (camera offline/online, Person of Interest, motion, tamper, crowds).

  2. Download firmware and update settings from Verkada Command (such as optical zoom and security enhancements).

View general camera settings

  1. In Verkada Command, go to All Products > Cameras.

  2. Select a camera site and below the video player, click Settings.

  3. On the General page, you can view general camera settings information, such as time zone, serial number, model, storage, and so on.

Configure camera settings

Below is a general comprehensive list of camera settings you can configure:

Category

Settings

General

Name

Notes

Time Zone

Serial Number

Model

Earliest Available Video

Local IP

MAC Address

Reboot Device

Schedule Firmware Updates

Device Log (Legacy)

Device

Video Codec

Onboard Retention

HQ Video Quality

High Gain Mode*

Identify

Camera IP

Events

Analytics

Backup

Note: High Gain Mode is currently only supported on these camera models:

  • CM42

  • CD62

  • CF81

  • CB62

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