Mounting your Blink XT

This article will show you how to mount your new Blink XT camera.

Your Blink XT comes with a mounting bracket and a screw.

The mount will be inserted into the round opening in the center of the camera's battery cover.  It will fit over the gray switch used to remove the battery cover.

Use Live View for this camera by tapping this icon .  You should hold your camera in the location you plan to install it.  Verify that this location will give you a good view of the area you are trying to cover. 

The best motion detection occurs when a subject walks across the field of view from one side to another rather than directly toward or away from the camera.  Please keep this in mind for optimal motion detection before mounting your camera.

Once you find the optimal location for your camera, screw the mount into place.  Please note, use of the included screw for mounting will create a hole in the wall surface. 

Once mounted to the wall, you can rotate the mounting bracket and open and close the hinge to pick the perfect angle for your camera.  Use the Live View  button to verify positioning. See examples below:

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