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USE SENSIBLY Use only in the normal operating positions. Don't touch the antenna unnecessarily. QUALIFIED SERVICE Only qualified personnel may install or repair equipment. ENHANCEMENTS AND BATTERIES Use only approved enhancements and batteries. Do not connect incompatible products. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
BACKUP COPIES Remember to make backup copies of all important data. CONNECTING TO OTHER DEVICES When connecting to any other device, read its user's guide for detailed safety instructions. Do not connect incompatible products. WATER-RESISTANCE Your camera is not water-resistant. Keep it dry. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Taking the camera in use with SMS commands ............19 Light indicators ........................26 Using the camera ..............29 Capturing an image ........................29 Using motion detection ......................30 Using timed imaging ......................31 Using the thermometer ......................32 Using the audio connection ....................32 Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Care and maintenance.............. 33 Important safety information..........35 Technical specifications............38 Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
(MMS) enabled mobile phone with a colour display, or to an e-mail address. You can control and configure the camera with short messages (SMS), and the PC Suite for Nokia Observation Camera software is provided for more advanced functions.
Warning: Do not switch the camera on when wireless phone use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger. Warning: In order to comply with RF exposure requirements for mobile transmitting devices, a minimum distance of 20 cm must be maintained between the camera and all persons. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Getting started The Nokia Observation Camera sales package contains the following items: • Nokia Observation Camera • desktop/wall stand • mounting screws and a tool for tightening them • serial data cable • power source and wall mount cradle • CD-ROM with PC Suite software •...
Figure 1 The back panel of the Nokia Observation Camera features: • SIM card slot (4) • Data connector (5) • External antenna connector (6) • Power connector (7) • Thermometer (8) Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Figure 2 Installing the camera 1. Lift up the back lid of the camera and insert a SIM card as shown in Figure 3. Figure 3 Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Note: Keep all miniature SIM cards out of the reach of small children. Note: If you want to configure the Nokia Observation Camera settings with SMS messages, disable the PIN code request on your SIM card before inserting it into the camera. If the PIN code request is active, you can only configure the camera settings with PC Suite.
You can also mount the stand on a wall: remove the rubber screw shields from the desktop stand and attach it to the wall with two screws. Use the wall mount cradle to hold the power source. See Figure 5. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Tip: You can also place the camera on a standard camera tripod. Installing the PC Suite software Note: PC Suite for Nokia Observation Camera supports the Windows 98/2000/NT/XP operating systems and requires 5 MB of free disk space. 1. Exit all Windows programs. Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive of your computer.
4. The Welcome page of the installation wizard opens. Click Next to continue. 5. Read through the Nokia license agreement. If you do not accept the license agreement, click No, in which case you cannot use the software and the installation procedure stops. Click Yes to accept the license agreement.
1. To access PC Suite, go to Start, select Programs, and select Nokia Observation Camera. 2. Plug the serial data cable into the data connector of the Nokia Observation Camera and the COM port of your PC. You can configure the correct COM port in the File, COM Port Settings menu.
Resolution: select whether you want to receive the images in high (640 x 480 pixels), normal (320 x 240 pixels), or compact (160 x 120 pixels) resolution. Image quality: select whether you want the images to be of high, normal, or basic quality. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Note: A motion detection image message can contain several images captured at 0.5 second intervals. See below. Number of images per detected motion: set how many images (1-3) you want the camera to send in each motion detection image message. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Note: After the camera has sent you a notification on the reached temperature, you need to set the temperature limits again, if you want to continue using this function. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Connection security: check this box if you want to use a secure connection. Your service provider may require using this feature. Authentication: select whether to use normal or secure authentication. Ask your service provider for details. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
When you have made the necessary changes, click Apply to use the new settings. Users page Up to 20 users can use the Nokia Observation Camera. One user is the master user who is allowed to configure the settings for the camera.
Note: When you click Apply, the current user list of the camera is overwritten. If you want to add a user to the current user list, go to the Main page and click Import to open the current user list. Then edit the list on the Users page and click Apply. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Signal strength: shows the signal strength of the network connection. Security settings To set the security settings for the Nokia Observation Camera, open the Security settings menu from the menu bar. PIN code settings: if you set the PIN mode On, the camera asks you to enter your PIN code in PC Suite the first time you turn the camera on.
Open. Configuring the settings with SMS The Nokia Observation Camera can also be configured with SMS commands. Note: The master user is the only one with permission to configure the camera with SMS commands. For defining the master user, see the User commands table on page 24.
Ask your service provider for the service number and text. If your service provider does not support this feature, send the commands listed in the Connection commands table to the camera. Ask your service provider for details. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Set the image resolution to high (1), normal (2), 11_number or compact (3) Capture an image and send it to your mobile phone image Capture an image and send it to another phone 1_phone number/e-mail address number or e-mail address image_phone number/e-mail address Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Set motion detection off 2_off detection_off Set the number (1-3) of images in one motion 12_number detection image message Set motion detection notification on or off 16_on/off Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Select whether to use Celsius (1) or Fahrenheit 14_number (2) as the temperature scale Request the current temperature temp Set the temperature alarm on and set the 15_on_minimum value_maximum temperature limits value Set the temperature alarm off 15_off Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
33_IP address Set the SMS centre number 27_number Select normal (1) or secure (2) authentication 44_number for the connection Set connection security on or off 45_on/off Select the permanent (1) or temporary (2) 46_number session mode Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Remove a user. The user can be removed based 6_security code_user name/phone on either the user name or the phone number number remove_security code_user name/ phone number Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Security commands Task SMS command Set the PIN code request on or off 22_PIN code_on/off Change the PIN code 23_old PIN code_new code_new code Change the security code 24_old code_new code_new code Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Light indicators The Nokia Observation Camera has three light indicators (LEDs), which indicate, for example, the network status. See Figure 6. Figure 6 Start-up LEDs LED 1 LED 2 LED 3 Description Red and green Red and green Red and green...
The signal strength of the network is weak Green Green The signal strength of the network is moderate Green Green Green blink The signal strength of the network is moderate Green Green Green The signal strength of the network is strong Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
The camera is connected to a GSM network Green/Red Green blink The microphone is active Green Green The camera is in normal operating mode Green Motion detection is on Green Green Image sending is in progress Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Capturing an image To capture an image and have it sent to your mobile phone, send the SMS command 1 to the Nokia Observation Camera.
You can also start motion detection by sending the SMS command 2 on [number of image messages (0-10)] to the Nokia Observation Camera (replace [number of image messages (0-10)] with the number of motion detection image messages you want the camera to send you), or you can configure the camera with PC Suite.
To turn off motion detection, send the SMS command 2 off to the Nokia Observation Camera. Using timed imaging To set the camera to capture images at defined intervals, send the SMS command 4 on hh:mm number to the Nokia Observation Camera.
Using the audio connection Make a phone call to the Nokia Observation Camera and you can hear the voices in the premises of the camera. During the call, motion detection is disabled, and SMS commands are put on hold and executed after the call.
Care and maintenance The Nokia Observation Camera is a product of superior design and craftsmanship and should be treated with care. The suggestions below will help you to fulfil any warranty obligations and to enjoy this product for many years.
All of the above suggestions apply equally to your camera or any enhancement. If any of them is not working properly, take it to your nearest qualified service facility. The personnel there will assist you and, if necessary, arrange for service. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
RF signals may affect improperly installed or inadequately shielded electronic systems in motor vehicles (e.g. electronic fuel injection systems, electronic antiskid (anti-lock) braking systems, electronic speed control systems, air bag systems). Check with the manufacturer or its representative Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Switch off your camera in health care facilities when any regulations posted in these areas instruct you to do so. Hospitals or health care facilities may be using equipment that could be sensitive to external RF energy. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
Failure to observe these instructions may lead to suspension or denial of telephone services to the offender, or legal action or both. The Nokia Observation Camera, like any wireless device, operates using radio signals, wireless and landline networks, and user-programmed functions. Because of this, connections in all conditions cannot be guaranteed.
Minimum focus distance is 0.5 metres. Resolution High = 640 x 480 pixels Normal = 320 x 240 pixels Compact = 160 x 120 pixels Image format The image format is JPEG. Viewing angle The viewing angle is 58 degrees. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.
5 metres. Motion detection works also in the dark. Audio connection You can hear a normal human conversation from approximately 4 metres in indoor conditions. Humidity 5...95% non condensing. Copyright©2003 Nokia. All rights reserved.