Wildgame Terra Extreme
Wildgame Terra Extreme
1. Open the door at the bottom of ON: OFF: the camera by unlatching the locking tab.
2. With the camera facing open, open the battery compartment cover by sliding the latch to the left.
3. With the bottom of the camera towards you, Make sure to 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 old and new batteries.
Do not mix alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable (nicad, ni-mh, etc) batteries.
4. Close battery compartment cover. To latch the cover simply pull the latch slightly to the left as you close the battery compartment cover
5. Load SD memory card (up to 32GB) into the SD card slot with the connectors facing up.
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. To turn the unit ON press and release the power button.
2. Check the battery level icon to ensure the batteries just installed contain the proper charge level. If so, you are ok to proceed with camera use.
1. To turn the unit off, first wake up the LCD screen and then depress and hold the power button until the LCD turns off.
1. After 30 seconds without any buttons being pushed, the LCD will turn off and camera enters into Power Save or Ready Mode.
2. The LCD screen can be awakened by pressing the Power button briefly.
The LCD will not “wake up” when camera is writing to memory.
1. LCD Ready Mode: The camera will automatically enter Ready Mode if a button is not pressed for greater than 30 seconds.
2. LED Status Light: During the first 30 seconds of the LCD Ready Mode, the red light will illuminate when a PIR event is triggered. After the LCD turns off, the red light will blink 2-3 seconds when photo is taken. After 2 minutes, all indicator lights will turn off until a button is pressed.
1. To change date and time, start by pressing and releasing the Enter navigation button to set the hour.
2. Press the + or – navigation button to go up or down in sequence.
3. When the hour is set, repeat steps 1 and 2 to set the minutes.
1. Press the Enter navigation button after setting the minute to change the Date.
2. Press the + or – navigation button to go up or down in sequence.
1. Press and release the Enter navigation button to choose Photos. The number displayed is the number of photos on your SD card. This is not a programmable mode for the camera.
1. Press the enter navigation button while Image is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking.
2. Press the + or – navigation button to move to different options. Press the enter navigation button to save the setting.
C- Moon Phase
D- Photo Count
1. When mounting to a tree, first latch the 2 bungee cords through the mounting holes on the left or right side of the camera. Then, stretch the cords around the tree and latch the other ends of the bungee cords through the mounting holes on the opposite side of the camera.
- 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 flash cover, and the PIR sensor cover on 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):
- Picture Options
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 AutoPlay window 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 SUPPORTED
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 USB card reader that plugs into any USB 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”
WGI Innovations, LTD is not responsible for damage, expense or injury caused by the unauthorized use of, alterations to, improper connection of and abuse or neglect of the WGI Innovations™ products.
For the warranty to be in effect, register your product at wildgameinnovations.com. Follow the onscreen directions to complete the process.
WGI Innovations, LTD will replace all workmanship defects free of charge for ONE (1) YEAR after the date of purchase as long as your warranty is in effect. This warranty DOES NOT COVER damage, expense or injury caused by unauthorized repairs, alterations, improper connection, shipping, abuse, theft, accident, neglect or collateral loss. When returning product(s) for service you MUST obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number from WGI Innovations, LTD. Please include name, UPS address (no P.O. Box), telephone number, RMA number and a complete description of the problem on all enclosed correspondence. When possible, pack product carefully in original carton. Customers are responsible for any shipping cost to WGI Innovations™. WGI Innovations™ will pay the shipping cost of replacement product to the customer, but is not responsible for damage incurred in returning items for repair.
For product service send to
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Grand Prairie, TX 75050
WGI Innovations, LTD. stands behind every product we manufacture for a one-year product workmanship warranty and a strong commitment to customer service. If you are in need of customer service for missing parts or need assistance with the operation or assembly of your product, we encourage you to call one of our customer service representatives and let us assist you.
WGI Innovations, LTD reserves the right to make changes to product features, functionality and physical design at its sole discretion. As a result, such changes may not be reflected in this version of the manual.
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.
Can I use my SD card from another camera?
Yes, you can. However, the Terra Extreme has a faster processor and will take longer to record and save images. The Terra Extreme will also have a higher storage capacity than the other camera.
Does Wildgame innovations make a cellular camera?
Get live updates no matter where you are with the Wildgame Innovations® Insite Cell™ Trail Camera. Using the HuntSmart™ smartphone app, this trail camera easily pairs with iOS and Android® smartphones for automatic, live, detailed updates to help you plan your next hunt.
What is the difference between a game camera and a trail camera?
Game cameras and trail cameras are different names for the same thing: a camera operated by batteries that captures images with lightning fast speed. Setup for these cameras is quick and easy.
Can I use a trail camera for security?
Where and When to Use Trail Cameras for Security. You can use trail cameras for a variety of purposes. For home surveillance, you could attach one outside your front door or yard to help you keep watch. You can also use one to protect your property from thieves and trespassers alike, even when you’re far away.
Can you cover the red light on a trail camera?
Your camera uses an infra red flash at night. You cannot cover the red LEDS, or your photos at night will be black.
How do I view my trail camera pictures?
Check your trail camera while you are in your tree stand or hunting blind! SERIOUS HUNTERS WITH TRAIL CAMERAS AND A CELL PHONE MUST HAVE THIS PRODUCT. Simply insert trail camera card and reader into your phone charging port to view your photos!
Where is the WIFI password on Wildgame innovations camera?
The password can be found in two places: The last page in your Quick Set-Up Guide. In the camera’s battery well underneath the SD card slot. following steps 1-5 and then , if prompted, perform the necessary camera updates. WIFI PASSWORDS The camera’s WiFi password is case- sensitive and should be in all caps.
How do you update a Wildgame trail camera?
In order to complete the update, you must have your Wildgame Camera in hand, and it must have at least 75% battery life.
To get started, open the Wildgame Command App.
Navigate to the Wildgame Manifest camera you wish to update, and click on it.
How does Bluetooth work on a trail camera?
A Bluetooth trail camera connects directly to your smartphone, which allows you to send the pictures directly to your mobile device for easy viewing.
Why do trail cameras stop working?
Check to make sure the batteries are in the camera properly. If they are, replace the batteries (or test them with a ZTS Battery Tester if you have one) with new batteries.
Are lithium batteries better in trail cameras?
Nothing is better than lithium batteries for trail cameras.
How do trail cameras work without Internet?
Wireless Wi-Fi cameras transmit data through Wi-Fi networks where no data plans are needed for the wireless trail camera. These types of cameras are prevalent in the security marketplace where power and Wi-Fi signal is readily available, not so much in the outdoors where power and Wi-Fi are non existent.