How-Tos

Dashcams come in all shapes, sizes and even particular uses. We realize that it can easily become 'information overload' when trying to decide what to purchase and how use your dashcam properly. So, we've put together some helpful tips, tricks, and how-to's for you to be able to be as informed as possible. On this page you will find links to instructions related to the installation or use of your dashcam. Click on any title below to view that specific How-To section or procedure.

Dashcam How-To's

Dashcam Installation

From simple to advanced: instructions and step-by-step guides to help with installing a dashcam in your personal or commercial vehicle.

How to Retrieve Videos From Your Dashcam

So you've captured something of interest on video, follow these instructions for getting the video onto your computer so you can share it with others.

Playing Back Video Files & GPS Data

Once you have the video files on your computer, follow this guide to view the videos and GPS data (if available).

Tips for Protecting Video Files in Case of an Accident

In the unfortunate event that you're involved in an accident, you'll want to follow these steps to make sure your video evidence is properly preserved.

How to Completely Format Your Memory Card

It can be important to periodically ensure that your memory card has been completely wiped clean, this procedure shows you to do just that!

How to Identify Your Vehicle's Fuse Type

This instructional page tells you why it is important to learn what type of fuse(s) are used in your vehicle's fuse box, and how to identify them.

How to Identify Constant and Switched Fuses

This instructional page shows you how to identify the different types of circuits/fuses ("always on" and "ignition-switched") in your vehicle's fuse box.

How to Identify a Proper Ground Point

This instructional page shows you how to identify the different types of ground points suitable for use when hardwiring your dashcam.

How to Edit Dashcam Footage Using Free Software

These 3 blog posts educate you on how to edit dashcam footage on Windows 7, Windows 10 or Mac systems using absolutely free software.


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