Reset IX series Sarix camera to factory default.

Issue

How to reset the Sarix IX series network camera to factory default.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

Sarix IX series Network Camera

Cause

Defaulting the IX Sarix camera.

Resolution

   

  1. Using a small tool, such as a paper clip, press and release the reset button once to reboot the camera.
  2. Press and hold the reset button for 15-20 seconds or until Led turns from green to orange on the front light indicator to restore the camera to the factory default settings.

Side Note: If this reset fails, try to remove power, Hold in reset button and power the camera back on as it powers on continue to hold reset button in for 15 seconds then let go.
 

AFTER RESETTING THE CAMERA, THE IP ADDRESS WILL BECOME THE DEFAULT ADDRESS OF 192.168.0.20 (UNLESS THAT ADDRESS IS ALREADY TAKEN AT WHICH TIME IT WILL CHOOSE THE NEXT AVAILABLE, LOWEST POSSIBLE IP ADDRESS IN THE 192.168.0 NETWORK).