It's a complex program but not too complex to set-up.
The app lets you set whether you want to capture all of the motion within the frame or just a part of it.
So even if cameras are damaged or stolen, the video is secure online, not in the camera.
We're on the tail end of the summer vacation season, which according to the FBI is one of the peak periods of home burglaries. If not, there are a handful of ways to turn a computer into a tool that will alert you if someone's there who shouldn't be.
Any movement at your home within range of the outdoor or indoor camera and alarm sensors will cause alerts to be immediately sent via push alerts to your phone, email or even text messages and phone call alerts with Y-cam Plus.
Connected Even When Your Internet Isn't Y-cam's 'Dual Path' security automatically routes alarm signals over mobile networks when the home internet connection is down so your home security remains active.
High-end Webcams often come with their own security software, so in the spirit of this guide, we're going with generic software that should work with any model: Yawcam (PC) Yawcam is free and PC-only.There is quite a bit of setup involved though, and the wizard that walks you through it is bound to overwhelm the average user.Eye Spy FX (PC & Mac) This software works on Windows and Mac and has a mobile viewer that can be accessed on a handful of devices, including the i Phone. The software, while primitive, does a good job with privacy; the only way to access your stream is with your camera's special PIN.Using this with your phone's e-mail address will give you a live alert and a saved copy of all the shots in Gmail's sent folder.Home Camera (PC) This software runs a streaming video client that can be accessed from any computer with a browser.