How to use the Privacy Mode of my Tapo&Kasa cameras

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Updated 09-13-2023 08:49:50 AM 93566
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Privacy Mode is a smart feature on Tapo&Kasa cameras. For example, if you have a camera in your living room and do not want to be monitored or recorded by the camera, then you can enable Privacy Mode on the camera. It will prevent the camera from streaming and recording video and audio.

How to enable and disable the Privacy Mode?

Method 1: Enable or disable the Privacy Mode on the camera’s Live View page.

Go to the Live View page of the camera, and tap the Privacy Mode icon to enable or disable it. And you can also tap ‘Exit Privacy Mode’ to disable the Privacy Mode.

Method 2: Enable or disable the Privacy Mode on the camera’s Device Settings page.

Go to the Device Settings page of the camera on the Tapo app to enable or disable the Privacy Mode.

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