Eagle Eye CameraManager allows you to add the CloudCam in two ways: "Auto connect" or "Manual connect". The differences between the two can be found in the table below.
|Auto connect||Manual connect|
Also known as "Plug & play"
Also known as port forwarded camera
|Portforwarding||No port forwarding required||Required port forwarding the router|
|Router configuration||No router configuration required||You need to change the router configuration|
|Security||Camera not reachable by everyone on the internet||Camera reachable by everyone on the internet|
|Recommendation||Strongly recommended for adding cameras||Not recommended for adding cameras|
|Connection initialization||CloudCam connects to the Cloud (Camera outbound connection)||