Wildgame Innovations 360 CRUSH™ Cam Manual

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Infrared Digital Scouting Camera User’s Manual Model # R12i20-7

Includes T T-Post Support Adjustable Strap User Manual Flextime Player Camera Unit Software NOTE: Flextime Player Software is optional. Flextime files can be played by using most media players page 1

Features RESOLUTION MAX: 12 MP Still FLASH 36 High Intensity Infrared LED’s FLASH RANGE up to 80 feet SENSOR Passive Infrared Sensor (PIR) Motion and Heat SENSOR RANGE up to 60 feet IMAGE FORMAT JPEG - Digital Stills/ AVI-Digital Video MEMORY up to 32GB SD Card (not included and required) Class 4 and above recommended IMAGE RESOLUTION High (12 MP) Medium (8 MP) Low (5 MP) POWER SUPPLY 8 AA batteries (not included and required) Alkaline recommended ONBOARD POWER Built in capacitor to retain Date and Time HOUSING Weather resistant with rubber gaskets MOUNTING Adjustable Strap and custom T-Post mounting bracket system - included Note: Battery life will vary depending on camera settings as well as environmental conditions. Camera settings such as shorter delay periods or even using Flextime mode are examples of settings that can reduce overall battery life. Environmental conditions such as extreme cold can also influence battery life. page 2

Installing Batteries 1. Open the door on the right of the camera and PULL the tab towards you. 2. With the camera facing up, open the compartment door. BATTERY UNLOCK Push the battery latch up to unlock. At the same time grab the battery compartment out. page 3

3. Make sure to insert the AA-cell batteries based on the direction labeled on the inside of each com- 4. Load SD memory card (up to 32GB not included) into the SD CARD slot with the connectors facing down. partment. Match minus “-” sign with the marked negative on the battery and the plus “+” sign with the marked plus sign on the battery. IMPORTANT: Make sure the camera is powered off before removing or installing an SD card. If you are using an SD card from other cam- eras, 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. Once the batteries are in the appropriate spot, return battery compartment. page 4

Power On Test Mode 1. To turn the unit ON press and re- lease the power button. 1. LCD Ready Mode: The camera will automatically enter Ready Mode if a button is not pressed for greater than 30 seconds. The status lights will il- POWER luminate for a total of 2 minutes. OK RESET 2. PIR LED Status Light: During the first 2 minutes of Ready Mode, the red light will illuminate when a PIR event is triggered. The red light will 2. Check the battery level icon to ensure the batteries just installed contain the proper blink for 2-3 seconds when photo is taken during this first 2 min- utes. After 2 minutes all indicator charge level. If so, you are ok to lights will turn off until a button is proceed with camera use. pressed. NOTE: LCD cycle through camera in- formation. Time > PIR picture number > Flextime number > Remaining pic- tures > Temperature page 5

Power Save Setting Time 1. After 30 seconds without any buttons being pushed, the LCD will turn off 1. To change date and time, start by pressing and release the OK but- and camera enters into Power Save ton to set the hour. or Ready Mode. 2. The LCD screen can be awakened by pressing the Power button briefly. POWER Note: The LCD will not “wake up” OK RESET when camera is writing to memory. POWER 2. Press the up or down navigation button to go up or down in se- quence. OK RESET POWER OK RESET 3. When the hour is set, repeat steps 1 and 2 to set the minutes. page 6

Setting Date Location 1. Press the OK button after setting the minute to change the Day. Save the location of the area the camera was installed. This is for your reference and is op- tional. If you do not wish to name your location skip to the next step. POWER 1. Press the OK button while LOCA- TION is selected. The first charac- ter will be blinking. OK RESET POWER OK RESET 2. Press the up or down navigation button to go up or down in se- quence. 2. Press the UP or DOWN naviga- tion button to go up or down in sequence. Press the OK button or the Left and Right navigation but- ton when the character shown is POWER what you want and move to the next character. OK RESET POWER OK 3. RESET When the DAY is set, repeat steps 3. 1 and 2 to set the Month and Year. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to set the rest of the characters. Press the right navigation button to skip spaces and save the location name. page 7

Trigger Flextime This setting allows you to choose the mode in which the camera will be capturing images. 1. Press the OK button while Flex- time is selected. The highlighted 1. Press the OK button while Trigger option will be blinking. is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. POWER OK RESET POWER OK RESET 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to save the setting. save the setting. POWER OK RESET POWER The Interval setting is set by the Delay Set- ting on the camera with a 1 minute minimum OK RESET Flextime delay. See chart on the next page for TRIGGER: Flextime options. PIR MODE: Takes a photo only when the PIR NOTE: Camera needs at least 48 hours in the sensor is triggered. field to acclimate to the environment for Flex- FLEXTIME(Time Lapse): Takes time lapse images time to function properly. at set intervals during the key movement pe- Reminder: Only use “Flextime” and “Both” riods of the day, depending on your Flextime modes if you are wanting to use time lapse settings. technology. These modes can reduce battery BOTH: Both PIR and Flextime are active. life versus the standard “PIR” mode. page 8

FLEXTIME selected Camera is inactive before and after Flextime periods. Flextime is active twice a day. Flextime period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES 1. 15 min before Sunrise P1 BEFORE AFTER SUNRISE FLEX FLEX SUNSET to 1 hour after Sunrise. INACTIVE TIME TIME INACTIVE 2. 1 hour before Sunset to INACTIVE 15 min after Sunset 1 HOUR 1 HOUR AFTER BEFORE SUNRISE SUNSET Camera is in PIR mode before and after Flextime periods. Flextime is active twice a day. Flextime period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES 1. 15 min before Sunrise P2 BEFORE AFTER to 1 hour after Sunrise. PIR SUNRISE FLEX TIME FLEX SUNSET TIME PIR 2. 1 hour before Sunset to PIR 15 min after Sunset 1 HOUR 1 HOUR AFTER BEFORE SUNRISE SUNSET Camera is in PIR mode before and after Flextime periods. Flextime is active during daytime. Flextime period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES BEFORE AFTER 1. 15 min before Sunrise SUNRISE SUNSET to 15 min after Sunset PIR PIR INTERVAL FLEXTIME BOTH selected Camera is inactive before and after Flextime + PIR periods. Flextime + PIR is active twice a day. Flextime + PIR period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES 1. 15 min before Sunrise P1 BEFORE AFTER SUNRISE FLEX FLEX SUNSET to 1 hour after Sunrise. INACTIVE TIME TIME INACTIVE 2. 1 hour before Sunset to INACTIVE PIR PIR 15 min after Sunset 1 HOUR 1 HOUR AFTER BEFORE SUNRISE SUNSET Camera is in PIR mode before and after Flextime + PIR periods. Flextime + PIR is active twice a day. Flextime + PIR period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES 1. 15 min before Sunrise P2 BEFORE AFTER to 1 hour after Sunrise. PIR SUNRISE FLEX TIME FLEX SUNSET TIME PIR 2. 1 hour before Sunset to PIR 15 min after Sunset PIR 1 HOUR 1 HOUR PIR AFTER BEFORE SUNRISE SUNSET Camera is in PIR mode before and after Flextime + PIR periods. Flextime + PIR is active during daytime. Flextime + PIR period: 15 MINUTES 15 MINUTES BEFORE AFTER 1. 15 min before Sunrise SUNRISE SUNSET to 15 min after Sunset PIR PIR INTERVAL FLEXTIME & PIR page 9

PIR Mode PIR Active 1. Press the OK button while PIR Mode is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. 1. Press the OK button while PIR Ac- tive is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. POWER POWER OK RESET OK RESET 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to options. Press the OK button to save the setting. save the setting. POWER POWER OK RESET OK RESET PIR MODE: PIR ACTIVE: STILL: The camera takes still photographs. 24 HR: The PIR can be active at all times. VIDEO: The camera takes 30 second videos. DAY: The PIR can be active in daylight hours only. NIGHT: The PIR can be active in nighttime hours only. page 10

PIR Sensitivity Exposure 1. Press the OK button while PIR Sense is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. 1. Press the OK button while Expo- sure is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. POWER POWER OK RESET OK RESET 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to save the setting. save the setting. POWER POWER OK RESET OK RESET PIR SENSE: EXPOSURE: HI: The PIR detects the smallest movement. HI: Greatest distance with some motion blur. MED: (Default) The PIR detects most common size movements. MED: (Default) Long distance with little motion blur. LO: The PIR detects only larger movements. LO: Average distance with very little mo- tion blur. page 11

Resolution Picture/Video 1. Press the OK button while Resolu- tion is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. 1. Press the OK button while Picture is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. POWER POWER OK OK RESET RESET 2. Press the left or right navigation button to move to different op- 2. Press the left or right navigation button to move to different op- tions. Press the OK button to save tions. Press the OK button to save the setting. the setting. POWER POWER OK OK RESET RESET PICTURE: RESOLUTION: REGULAR: Images taken will be in regular angle or 4:3 aspect ratio. HI: Images will be at the highest resolution WIDE: Images taken will be in wide angle or but take up the most space. 16:9 aspect ratio. MED: Images will be at medium resolution and take up average space. VIDEO: REGULAR: Videos taken will be in 480p LO: Images will be at the lowest resolution resolution. and take up the least space. HD: Videos taken will be in 720p resolution. page 12

Delay Power Off 1. Press the OK button while Delay is selected. The highlighted option will be blinking. 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. POWER POWER OK RESET OK RESET 2. Press the left or right naviga- tion button to move to different options. Press the OK button to save the setting. Reset Reset button located next to the battery POWER compartment. Push button to reset set- tings back to factory settings. OK RESET POWER DELAY: The time before the camera is able to take another picture. OK RESET PIR Mode: minimum 15s FLEXTIME Mode: minimum 1 minute page 13

Image Stamp Pictures Display: 087°F 08:15PM 11-12-2011 T08 0200 A B C D E F A- Temperature B- Time C- Date D- Moon Phase E- Location F- Photo Count page 14

Mounting 1. When mounting to a tree, first remove the clip from one end of the strap so you can slide the strap through the 1. When mounting to a T-Post, first attach the T-Post bracket to the camera. slots located on the back of the cam- era. 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. 2. Once the camera is attached connect the T-Post bracket to your T-Post. page 15

Important There is also a standard 1/4”-20 tripod The directions as contained herein assume that connector. you are using a Microsoft operating system and not Linux or a Mac-based operating system. Even said, there may be slight variations in your process based on the specific version of the op- eration system that you are using as well as the predefined user preference for each computer. The below listed steps are to serve as a guideline and may have to be slightly modified based on the specific operating system and preference as on your personal computer. TIPS: 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 environ- ment, be sure to clean the camera lens cover, in- candescent 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 cor- rosive build-up, as this may cause harm to the camera. page 16

Retrieving Images (SD Card Reader) Method 2: Remove SD card and use card left of your screen and select “Computer”. reader The summary view will then be illustrated A. First, remove the SD Card from the cam- on the right hand side of the window where era unit itself by pressing on it to where it by the “Devices with Removable Storage” automatically ejects. will be listed. The computer will recognize B. Next, insert the SD card into your SD the reader as “Secure Digital Storage De- card reader. vice”. Please select “Secure Digital Storage C. Once inserted into your computer it may Device” from this menu (or double click on automatically launch “AutoPlay”, a window the graphical icon). recognizing a new Secure Digital Storage G. This will then direct you into the SD Card Device (the SD Card). file folder. Images are in the MEDIA folder D. If so, it should list several options for while Flextime files are in the FLEX folder. the next steps (not limited to the following): H. Once open, you will then see all of the 1. Picture Options photo files that are located on the SD Card. a. Import pictures Select each image individually to view. The b. View pictures default viewing browser for your computer c. Copy Disc will then automatically launch. d. Transfer pictures I. Repeat for viewing all or other photos. 2. General Options J. If you determine that you want to delete a. Open folder to view files the image, select the image by placing your E. Select the method from the list provided cursor on it and clicking your mouse only that best suits your requirements. If the se- once. Right click on your mouse and select lection is made to “View pictures”, you can delete. This will delete the image perma- then view the images located on the SD Card nently, so be absolutely sure you want to do and manipulate them as needed. this before selecting delete. F. 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 page 17

Format SD Card SDXC cards are not supported. Having trouble with your SD card? Try this. 1. 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. 2. 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. 3. Right-click the drive letter associated with your memory device, then select “Format” 4. Ensure FAT32 is selected under “File System” 5. Ensure ”Quick Format” is checked 6. Click “Start” page 18

Warranty DISCLAIMERS 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. WARRANTY For the warranty to be in effect, visit our website and register your product at www.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. We are not responsible for damage incurred in returning items for repair. For product service send to: WGI Innovations™ 602 Fountain Parkway Grand Prairie, TX 75050 (800) 847-8269 www.wildgameinnovations.com Thank you for your purchase! CUSTOMER SERVICE 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 with your WGI Innovations™ product. DISCLAIMER 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. page 19

FCC FCC STATEMENT Product Name: Game Trail Camera Trade Name: Wildgame Innovations Model# R12i20-7 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 deter- mined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interfer- ence 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. page 20

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