How Do I Reset My Blink Camera Video?

Are you having issues with your Blink camera video and need to reset it? No need to worry, as resetting your Blink camera video is a quick and easy process.

Before we jump into the steps for resetting your Blink camera video, it’s important to understand why you may need to reset it in the first place. There are several reasons why you may need to reset your Blink camera video, including:

Reasons for Resetting Your Blink Camera Video

  • Camera is not connecting to Wi-Fi
  • Camera is not detecting motion
  • Camera is not recording properly
  • You want to change the Wi-Fi network that the camera is connected to

Now that we’ve covered some of the reasons why you may need to reset your Blink camera video, let’s move on to the steps for resetting it.

Steps for Resetting Your Blink Camera Video

Step 1: Locate the Reset Button on Your Camera

The reset button on your Blink camera video can be found on the back of the device. It’s a small circular button located near the bottom of the device.

Step 2: Press and Hold Down the Reset Button

Using a small object like a paperclip or toothpick, press and hold down the reset button for at least five seconds. You will notice that the LED light on your camera will begin flashing blue.

Step 3: Wait for Your Camera to Restart

After holding down the reset button for five seconds, release it and wait for your Blink camera video to restart. This should only take a few seconds.

Step 4: Re-Add Your Camera in Your App

Once your camera has restarted, you will need to re-add it in your Blink app. Open the app and select the option to add a new device. Follow the prompts to add your camera back into your system.

That’s it! Following these four simple steps should have successfully reset your Blink camera video.


Resetting your Blink camera video is a straightforward process that can be done in just a few minutes. Whether you’re experiencing issues with Wi-Fi connectivity, motion detection, or recording, resetting your camera can often solve these problems. If you continue to experience issues after resetting your camera, it may be time to contact Blink support for further assistance.