Wildgame Switch User Manual
Battery and SD Card Installation
1. Open the door at the bottom of the camera by sliding the door dawn.
2. With the camera door open, open the battery compartment caver by sliding the latch ta the right (unlocked icon).
3. With the bottom of the camera towards you, Make sure ta insert the batteries into the camera with the positive ends towards you where marked positive and the negative ends towards you where marked negative.
Do not mix aid and new batteries. Do not mix alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable (nicad, ni-mh, etc) batteries.
4. Push battery compartment in and slide the latch to the left (lacked icon) ta secure the batteries.
Flashing red LED indicates law battery. Solid red LED indicates no SD card.
5. Load SD memory card (up to 32GB) into the SD card slot with the connectors lacing dawn.
Make sure the camera is powered off before removing or installing an SD card.
If you are using an SD card from other cameras, please make sure to format the SD card in your computer prior to use in your camera. New cards are ok to use straight from the package.
1. Slide the latch ta set your time zone first.
P – On behalf al the Pacific region, the time after the camera successfully receives the RCC signal will be reduced by 8 hours Imm the time set an the signal transmitter; UTC -8hr
M – On behalf of the Mountain, the time after the camera successfully receives the RCC signal will be reduced by 7 hours from the time set an the signal transmitter; UTC -7hr
C – On behalf of the Central region, the time after the camera successfully receives the RCC signal will be reduced by 6 hours Imm the time set an the signal transmitter; UTC -6hr
E – On behalf of the Eastern region, the time after the camera successfully receives the RCC signal will be reduced by 5 hours Imm the time set an the signal transmitter; UTC-5hr
Default is P
1. Slide the latch lo select your delay setting.
Delay is the time for the camera to take the next photo or video after 5 seconds, 1 O seconds, 15 seconds.
Default is 15 seconds.
1. Turn on the camera’s power switch, and then slide the switch la Photo or Video mode to turn it on. The power indicator will flash a green light once. Default is off.
2. When the camera is powered on for 3 seconds, the LCD will display the factory default (incorrect) time. After 30 seconds, the LCD is turned off and the camera automatically enters the RCC signal search mode.
Note: It generally takes anywhere from 3 to 30 minutes to lock the signal and set time and date. If wanting ta set manually proceed.
Manual Settings – Time
While the camera is switched on, if the OK button is pressed then the LCO will light up.
- To change time, start by pressing and releasing the OK navigation button to set the hour.
2. Press the + navigation button to go up in sequence.
3. When the hour is set, repeat steps 1 and 2 to set the minutes.
Manual Settings – Date
1. Press the OK navigation button after setting the minute to change the date
2. Press the + navigation button to go up in sequence.
3. When the month is set, repeat steps 1 and 2 set the day and year.
Auto Time Acquiring Sequence
Whenever there is a single flash of the green LED and it goes off for 60 seconds, it means the RCC signal is being acquired.
When the green LED flashes 3 times, the LCD will shaw the acquired time.
If no key is pressed far 30 seconds, the LCD will turn off.
Viewing the current time, date and photo count:
When the camera is switched ON, at any point of time, press the+ navigation button. 3 seconds later, the LCD will display this sequence, hh:mm (hour:minute) ➔ mm:dd (month:dayJ ➔ yyyy (year)➔ Photo count.
If no key is pressed for 30 seconds, the LCD will turn off.
Serial Number Location:
1. The serial number is an a sticker on the back of the camera.
2. It can also be found under Camera Model in the Photo Properties when browsing on a PC.
C- Moon Phase
D- Photo Count
When mounting to a tree, first remove the clip from one end of the strap so you can slide the strap through the slats located on the back of the camera. Once the camera is attached place the clip back on to the strap. Then, wrap the strap around the tree and clip the two ends together.
Pull the excess material so that the camera is strapped tightly to the tree.
- Recommended distance from target area is 25-30 feet for optimal imaging quality.
- To improve the quality of your images, try not to mount the unit facing the rising or the setting sun in order to avoid direct sunlight into the camera lens.
- If mounting to a feeder unit or dusty environment, be sure to clean the camera lens cover, incandescent flasli cover, and the PIR sensor caver an a regular basis.
- Periodically check the mounting of the camera to insure it is not loose.
- Make sure that you securely latch the door closed each and every time you use the unit, as the moisture seal will not be activated unless closed properly.
- Check batteries frequently to insure no corrosive build-up, as this may cause harm to the camera.
Retrieving Images (SD Card Reader)
A. First, remove the SD Card from the camera unit itself by pressing on it to where it automatically ejects.
B. Next, insert the SD card into your SD card reader.
C. If so, it should List several options for the next steps (not Limited to the following):
a. Import pictures
b. View pictures
c. Copy Disc
d. Transfer pictures
- General Options
a. Open folder to view files
D. Select the method from the list provided that best suits your requirements. If the selection is made to “View pictures”, you can then view the images located on the SD Card and manipulate them as needed.
E. If your computer does not automatically launch the AutoPlaywindow recognizing the Removable Disk (the SD Card), then you will need to go to the “Start Menu” at the bottom left of your screen and select “Computer”. The summary view will then be illustrated on the right hand side of the window where by the “Devices with Removable Storage”” will be listed. The computer will recognize the reader as “Secure Digital Storage Device· Please select “Secure Digital Storage Device” from this menu (or double click on the graphical icon).
F. This will then direct you into the SD Card file folder. Images are in the MEDIA folder.
G. Once open, you will then see all of the photo files that are located on the SD Card. Select each image individually to view. The default viewing browser for your computer will then automatically launch.
H. Repeat for viewing all or other photos.
I. If you determine that you want to delete the image, select the image by placing your cursor on it and clicking your mouse only once. Right click on your mouse and select delete. This will delete the image permanently, so be absolutely sure you want to do this before selecting delete.
Format SD Card
SDXC CARDS ARE NOT SUPPORTS
Having trouble with your SD card? Try this.
- Connect the SD card to your computer. If your computer has an SD card slot you can insert the SD card directly into the port.
NOTE: If you are using a MicroSD card, you will need an adapter to allow it to fit into standard SD card ports. If your computer does not have an SD card port built-in, you can use an external use card reader that plugs into any use port on your computer.
- Click the Start or Windows menu and select Computer (Windows Vista/7 or My Computer !Windows XP). For Windows 8 users, type “computer” and click the Computer icon in the Apps search results.
- Right-click the drive letter associated with your memory device, then select “Format”
- Ensure FAT32 Is selected under “File System··
- Ensure “Quick Format” is checked
- Click “Start”
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Product Name: Digital Game Scouting Camera
Trade Name: Wildgame Innovations
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two criteria: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Warning: Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
- Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
- Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
- Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
- Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
This device complies with Industry Canada licence-exempt RSS standard(s). Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) this device may not cause interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.