FOTRIC 226B/223B Thermal Camera Quick Start Guide

1. Set up Fotric 226B/223B thermal camera hardware

  • Decide the distance away from the camera for the intended temperature screening,
  • Adjust IR camera focus for the best quality infrared image by rotating the lens in front of the infrared camera with a volunteer standing at the distance you defined.

Video: Fotric 226b Hardware installation Instruction

2. Download Fotric WLIR-DC Software and install the software/USB driver. (from any link below)

Administrator right user is needed to install Fotric WLIR-DC software correctly. 

  • Install or repair the Visual C++ options (there are separate pop-up windows for Visual C++ installation)
  • USB driver should be installed automatically if you follow the software installation steps (there are separate pop-up windows for USB driver installation)
  • After the installation, it's recommended to right click the "WILIR-DC" icon and "Run it as administrator" for the first time to set up the parameter, such as unit and threshold. 

New features in WLIR-DC software,

  • Customizable voice alarm and pop-up message box
  • Regular user account can run the software.
  • Microsoft digitally signed USB driver.
  • No need of activation and internet. 
  • Temperature data log. 
  • ModBus TCP/IP slave communication available for the integration of other automation equipment/system.


    3. Connect Fotric 226B/223B camera and configure the WLIR-DC software

    • Video: Fotric 226B/223B Configure the WLIR software and start to use
      • One time activation for each PC/laptop is needed. It requires one-time internet access. Once activated, no internet connection needed. 
      • No activation and no internet connection are needed for the software WLIR-DC v1.0.4.* or newer version. Skip the activation step in the instruction video. 

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