How to Reconnect Blink Camera to WIFI

How to Reconnect Blink Camera to WIFI

How to Reconnect Blink Camera to WIFI

Blink cameras are a popular choice for homeowners looking to enhance the security of their property. These wireless cameras are easy to install and provide high-quality video footage. However, there may be instances when you need to reconnect your Blink camera to WIFI. Whether you’ve changed your router or experienced a loss of connection, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to reconnect your Blink camera to WIFI.

Step 1: Power on the Blink camera
Ensure that your Blink camera is powered on and connected to a power source. You can do this by plugging the camera into an electrical outlet or inserting fresh batteries.

Step 2: Open the Blink app
Launch the Blink app on your smartphone or tablet. If you don’t have the app installed, download it from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android).

Step 3: Access the camera settings
Tap on the camera icon to access the camera settings. From there, select the camera you want to reconnect to WIFI.

Step 4: Disconnect from the current WIFI
Under the camera settings, tap on the “Disconnect WIFI” option to disconnect the camera from the current WIFI network.

Step 5: Connect to a new WIFI network
Tap on the “Connect WIFI” option and select the new WIFI network you want to connect your Blink camera to. Enter the WIFI password when prompted.

Step 6: Wait for the connection
Once you’ve entered the WIFI password, wait for the Blink camera to establish a connection with the new network. This process may take a few moments.

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Step 7: Test the connection
After the Blink camera has successfully connected to the new WIFI network, test the connection by viewing the live video feed on the Blink app. If the video is clear and uninterrupted, your camera is now reconnected to WIFI.


1. Why won’t my Blink camera connect to WIFI?
There could be several reasons for this issue. Ensure that you’ve entered the correct WIFI password and that your router is functioning properly. Additionally, check that your camera is within range of your WIFI network.

2. Can I connect multiple Blink cameras to the same WIFI network?
Yes, you can connect multiple Blink cameras to the same WIFI network. Simply follow the steps mentioned above for each camera.

3. How far can my Blink camera be from the WIFI router?
Blink cameras typically have a range of up to 100 feet. However, walls and other obstacles can reduce this range.

4. Can I use a mobile hotspot for my Blink camera?
Yes, you can use a mobile hotspot as long as the internet connection is stable and has sufficient bandwidth.

5. What should I do if my Blink camera keeps disconnecting from WIFI?
Try moving the camera closer to your WIFI router to improve the signal strength. If the issue persists, contact Blink customer support for further assistance.

6. Will reconnecting my Blink camera to WIFI delete my video footage?
No, reconnecting your Blink camera to WIFI will not delete your video footage. The footage is stored locally on the Blink Sync Module or in the cloud if you have a subscription.

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7. Can I change the WIFI network of my Blink camera remotely?
No, you need to be physically present near the camera to change the WIFI network.

8. What should I do if I forget my Blink camera’s WIFI password?
To reset your Blink camera’s WIFI password, you need to perform a factory reset. This will delete all settings and configurations, so be sure to set it up again after resetting.

By following these steps, you can easily reconnect your Blink camera to WIFI and ensure the security of your home.