need to be saved
When you VIEW your content for the first time on the card
from a desktop computer you will see a folder
containing precious files.
This is normal and a great thing.
You have content to save and
later to edit in post production software.
This is the contents of a camera from approximately two days of recording. Here you can see the files are split into 537.2 mb sections. This is normal camera operations. Due to the "Download to phone feature" created by Afidus. Downloading to phone has a file size limiter. Which at this time will not exceed 537.2 mb.
Note: These files are also split into two days per the custom recording schedule set using the "Split File By Date" feature which is turned on.
save & transfer footage then edit
We think about time-all the time.
When your project is complete transferring and saving your footage is the next critical step of the process. The fastest and most reliable method is to remove and save the content using a mSD adapter or card reader to your computer system.
Method 2: Use the cord
When the camera is connected to the computer this is (slow) data transfer. It is not for recharging/controlling/programming the camera.
The camera will be detected by your computer and you will be given the option to explore the cameras DCIM folder for the files you want to transfer. Select, or drag and drop, the files you want to transfer including the .LOG file.
Please note, you will not be able to enter transfer mode if the camera is still recording. Either turn the camera off, or have the camera in standby (Green LED on) before you can access transfer mode.
When you connect to a computer it will time out due to power saving programing users do not have control of.
Download to phone Transfer Via WiFi app
It works in a pinch when you have one great clip of content and you want to share it immediately.
Note: Transferring a large 532 MB file will take time.
ATL-200 & ATL 201 Cameras.
Approximately five minutes to download a single file to your mobile device.
Approximately 3.5 minutes
to download a single file to your mobile device.
On the viewfinder page, click the bottom left-hand icon, as shown in the picture.
This will take you to a page with two options.
The top icon relates to files on your camera
The bottom icon relates to (transferred) files on your phone / tablet
Simply tap the top camera icon to access all the files stored on your cameras internal SD card.
Here you will see a list of all the files stored and their accompanying snapshot icons. Note - tapping the image will playback the video file.
Choose the file you would like to transfer by tapping its download icon. Your file will begin to download to your phone / tablet and you will be given the transfer progress until the file is completely transferred.
To view transferred files on your phone or tablet, simply select the “gallery” icon on the main page.
You will be given three ‘types’ of files to choose from – Snapshot, time-lapse, PIR triggered. These folder types are purely there to help you find the file you’re looking for.
Select the file you would like to view. Once selected, you are given the option to playback the footage. When you select the share button a pop up notice will appear. Here you are also given the option to save the MP4 video clip to your iOS device, or send the file to: email, Google drive, Instagram, etc, etc.