NEST security cameras have always been pretty simple.
They work by looking through a lens at a remote control.
But there are several new ways to set one up, and they’re all pretty good.
So, what are you waiting for?
Let’s get started!1.
Installing the Nest Cam app (available in the Apple App Store and Google Play) on the iPhone/iPad2.
Setting up the camera using the camera app3.
Setting the camera to turn on when the alarm goes off (useful if you’re out of sight and have a neighbor)4.
Setting your own camera, using the Nest app (or using the Apple Camera app)5.
Using the Nest camera app on your computer and setting up the Nest Security camera (not available on Macs)Here are some things you’ll need to do to set the Nest security camera up:1.
Open the Nest App and navigate to Settings → Camera.2.
Select the Camera icon on the top left of the screen, then click the “Add a new camera” button.3.
Follow the on-screen instructions to set your Nest camera up.4.
Once you’ve completed the setup process, check the “Set the alarm” checkbox on the left-hand side of the camera.5.
When the alarm starts to sound, click on the “Start recording” button to start recording.6.
Once the camera is recording, click the camera icon on your screen and select the “Record” button from the top-right.7.
Once your Nest security cameras are set up, it will start recording automatically at the beginning of the next alarm.