Unbind Hikvision camera via SADP

A Step-by-Step Guide Using SADP Software

In today’s blog post, we’re going to delve into the process of unbinding your Hikvision camera using the SADP software. Whether you’re troubleshooting, upgrading, or simply looking to reconfigure your camera setup, this step-by-step guide will walk you through the entire process. So, let’s get started!

Step 1: Connecting to the Hikvision camera

Camera Connection First things first, ensure that your Hikvision camera is properly connected. As our guide demonstrates, having the camera online and functioning with the SADP tool is crucial for the unbinding process.

Step 2: Launching SADP Tool

Launching SADP Tool The SADP (Search Active Device Protocol) tool is your go-to application for managing Hikvision devices. Once your camera is connected, open the SADP tool on your computer.

Step 3: Chosing your Hikvision camera

Select Your Camera Within the SADP tool, locate your connected Hikvision camera. Click on it to select the device you want to unbind.

Step 4: Unbinding the Hikvision Camera

Unbind Your Camera After selecting your camera, look for the ‘Unbind’ option within the SADP tool. Clicking on this option initiates the unbinding process.

Step 5: Enter the Hikvision camera’s password

Password Input To ensure the security of your device, you’ll be prompted to enter your password. As demonstrated in the video, simply input your password and proceed.

Step 6: Unbinding confirmation

Unbind Confirmation Upon successful completion of the unbinding process, you’ll receive a confirmation message – “Unbind succeeded.” This indicates that your Hikvision camera is no longer bound to the current configuration.

Step 7: Checking the unbinding process

Verify Unbinding To double-check the success of the unbinding, visit the Hikvision Hik Connect website. Refresh the page and confirm that the camera is no longer listed. A disappeared device is a sure sign of successful unbinding.

Step 8: Hikvision camera reconfiguration

Ready for Reconfiguration With your Hikvision camera successfully unbound, you’re now free to reconfigure or add it again using the Hik Connect. This flexibility is particularly useful for those wanting to make adjustments to their camera setup.

Video: How to Unbind a Hikvision camera via SADP


Unbinding your Hikvision camera using the SADP software is a straightforward process, as demonstrated in this article. By following these simple steps, you can troubleshoot, upgrade, or reconfigure your camera setup with ease.