5) Connect iPad to Camera (🎞 Video)

Turn on Camera

Press the power button (top button) on the rear of the camera.

The blue power button will flash as the camera warms up. The WiFi and Bluetooth lights will also flash.

The camera does not use the Bluetooth connection.

When the power light stops flashing and turns solid blue, the camera is ready to connect.


Connect your iPad

Before starting, check that you're using a supported iPad and you've downloaded the Matterport Capture app.

Open Settings on your iPad and turn on Wi-Fi. Bluetooth is not necessary.

Tap on Matterport [Serial Number]. The camera's serial number is located on the bottom of the camera.

Don't worry about the No Internet Connection warning in iOS. The camera is connected properly and you can scan.

For your information, the WiFi network connection is only between the camera and the iPad while you are scanningThe camera and iPad can connect even if there is no other WiFi or cellular data available.

Open Matterport Capture. You should now see the camera’s serial number and battery life indicator.


On the Matterport Pro or Pro2 3D Camera, the WiFi light will stop blinking and become solid. You are now connected! 

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