Before you begin, please make sure that the Axis camera clock is set up properly to the current time.
SWe recommend watching this video on Axis Motion Detection.
Step 1.1. Find the IP address for the Axis camera using this IP Utility Tool.
Step 1.2. Log in to the Axis camera web server page with the IP address.
Step 1.3. Go to the Apps tab and click to open Axis Video Motion Detection app. If this is not already installed, you can download and install the app from the Axis website using the +Add option.
Step 1.4. Click the Open button. This window appears:
Step 1.5. Create a new Profile and set the motion detection regions and exclusions.
Step 1.6. Once motion profile is set up, close the new window.
Now that you have set up motion detection on your Axis camera, you can now configure the camera to send the image over to Plate Recognizer when motion is detected.
Please note that the Free Trial API Cloud Plan has a 1 lookup per second limit. If you send more than 1 lookup per second, the other image(s) within that second will be ignored by our Snapshot API Cloud.
Step 2.1. Click on the System tab and select Events.
Step 2.2. Click on Recipients and add a new Recipient. This is the endpoint that will receive the image when motion is detected.
Copy/paste the code below into URL field. Make sure to change the blue terms below with your information.
Step 2.3. Click on Events and create a new Action Rule. Select the Recipient you’d just created.