Foscam FI8921W The Foscam FI8921W IP camera is small, cheap, controllable, colour, HD IP camera.
With firmware updates the Foscam FI8921W can support MJPEG and RTSP video streaming.
Go to the following URL, fill in your name and email address and an automated email will be sent. Click on a link in that email and another email will be sent with links to the latest firmware versions.
Main stream (follows the configuration in the Web GUI)
Sub stream (defaults to a 256Kbps VGA size h.264 stream)
Download the complete CGI API from the following URL:
Download the zip file attached to that page, unzip it, and read the "Foscam IPCamera CGI User Guide" PDF inside, but here are some highlights:
Note: Enabling MJPEG streaming will disable the RTSP sub-stream, or rather, the RTSP videoSub will be exactly the same as the RTSP videoMain.
Replace HOST, PORT, USER and PASS with your Foscam FI8921W hostname or IP address, HTTP port (default is 88), and the username and password of a registered user ('admin' with no password being the default) :
Protect your Foscam: proxy with Apache
You don't want your Foscam FI8921W to be directly available on the Internet, do you? So, why not protect it behind an Apache reverse proxy server.
Replace HOST, PORT, USER and PASS with your Foscam FI8921W hostname or IP address, HTTP port (default is 88), and the username and password of a registered user ('admin' with no password being the default):
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