How to Change Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi: A Quick Guide

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It’s straightforward and simple to connect your Blink camera to a different Wi-Fi network. 

Whether you just bought a new Wi-Fi router, moved to a new home, or changed internet service providers, here’s how you can change your Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi network.

How to Change a Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi

You can change your Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi network in the Blink app:

  1. Open the Blink app.
  2. Scroll down and select your Sync Module.
    Blink - select the sync module
  3. Tap “Change Wi-Fi Network.”
    Blink change wifi
  4. The app will prompt you to reset your Sync Module. Press and hold the reset button until you see a red light on the front of the device.
    Reset button on Blink module
  5. Wait until you see a blinking blue light and steady green light. Then, tap “Discover Device.”
    Blink Sync Module Blinking Green: What It Means
  6. Join the temporary Blink Wi-Fi network.
    Join the temporary wifi network
  7. Tap “Allow” to let the Wi-Fi screen open. 
  8. Select the network you want to join and enter the password.
    Enter your WiFi details and select join
  9. Press “Join” and confirm the connection by checking your camera’s Live View.

Where is the Sync Module Reset Button?

Your Sync Module’s reset button will vary in location depending on whether you’re using the original Sync Module or Sync Module 2.

Sync ModuleReset Button Location
Original Sync ModuleA pinhole on the right side
Sync Module 2A pressable tab on the back

Troubleshooting: Changing a Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi

If you’re having trouble changing your Blink Camera’s Wi-Fi network or connecting to your chosen network, try the troubleshooting steps below.

  • Check the Blink servers to ensure they’re functioning.
  • Connect to a 2.4GHz network. Blink doesn’t support 5GHz Wi-Fi.
  • Improve your signal strength by moving the Sync Module closer to the router.
  • If your Wi-Fi network doesn’t appear in the list of available networks, tap “Refresh List” at the top.
  • Move the Sync Module closer to your Blink device.
  • Try power cycling your Blink device
  • Reset the Sync Module.

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