Thirty-nine customers who bought the Foscam FI8918W thought it was easy to setup. Alan G Orchard said on Amazon “This one was delivered the next day after ordering and was simple to set up with good instructions”. Amazon Customer wrote in their Foscam FI8918W review on Amazon “It is easy enough to set up on a home network” yet they only gave it a rating of 3 stars. Amazon Customer also said “The other location uses a dynamically (ISP) allocated IP address, so it is necessary to set up an account with a DDNS service”.
Several customers who bought it concluded that it was easy to use. Bonzo Dog mentioned “The internet is very handy for finding the correct forum if you get stuck”. Three years ago Dan scored it 4 stars and he said on Amazon “Bought as baby monitor - Simple and Easy to use” in his review. G. Smedley mentioned on Amazon “It's best to use Internet Explorer (not 64bit) for this, even if you hate it as it offers good ActiveX control for recording” in their review of the Foscam FI8918W.
Several Foscam FI8918W owners who purchased it reckoned that it had a good interface. Mark Booth mentioned “Has a great interface” in his review. Terryb mentioned on Amazon “The set-up is relatively easy and the web interface is great, although it works best with IE”.
A number of Foscam FI8918W owners thought this webcam was easy to use the menus. Two years ago Dannyb mentioned in their review of this webcam “Them dialing into my machine, they quickly got the correct settings put in”. Mr. S. Bales said on Amazon “The instructions and settings should be more clear”.
Some Foscam FI8918W reviewers said in their reviews that this webcam had a good experience. Bonzo Dog mentioned in their review of the Foscam FI8918W “Altogether a good learning experience” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Ken gave the product a score of 5 stars and he said in his review of this webcam five years ago “The set up for me was easy enough having had experience with two Axis cams which knowledge helped greatly with the setting up”.