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How to Setup email alerts to a gmail account with active two factor Authentication.

If you have activated the two factor Authentication for your Gmail account you will not be able to send emails from the camera using your standard Gmail account password. Gmail now requires you use a generated password specifically for this.

To set this log in to your Google account and then go to the page linked below


Click on Select app

Select "Other (Custom Name)" from the list, then enter a name e.g. Ucam and click on Generate

This will then generate a 16 character password

Enter this password exactly as shown or copy and paste it into the password fields on the Email setup page in your camera.

Click on apply to save your settings

Click on Back and then ensure you have enabled the email task on the Task Management page.