Hello, I really don’t know what I am doing wrong. I have been trying every code in github I can find on this forum and in every where else google would take me. My problem is that I am not a coder and I am lost at this point.
I can get a video via the Foscam iPhone app and web browser, but when I use this “Foscam Universal” code I found on this forum (
Foscam Universal Internal Device Type (HD\Non-HD with Alarm\LED\PTZ Control)), it seems like it works. I can not get an image and the HD option switch will not stay on.
Does anyone have any suggestions? If there is any thing I need to let you know to figure out an answer, please let me know.
you might want to try posting your issue to the thread you linked to
I mostly did a rewrite of my Foscam HD device type. This device type should support all Foscam cameras using an internal IP address, HD and non-HD versions. The alarm and IR lights can be controlled. PTZ functionality is also included. This will still work with SmartApps that I created for Foscam cameras.
Thanks to posts by
@scottinpollock and @pstuart I was able to get this done.
Notes & Issues:
Polling for the non-HD cameras is currently not working. It looks like this an issue with either the system not being able to handle the large amount of data that is returned or there is something in the data that is causing a problem. I have contacted support regarding this so hopefully we’ll be able to figure it out.
Non-HD cameras only support on and off for LED controls.
Foscam does not s…
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