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Install Milesight People Counting Sensor VS121

This topic describes the hardware overview of Milesight People Counting Sensor VS121 and gives instructions on how to install, power up, and network a Milesight People Counting Sensor VS121

Package contents

Before you begin to install the people counting sensor VS121, you need to check the package contents to verify that you have received the items below.

1 × VS121 Sensor Wall Mounting Kits Type-C Cable (1 m) & Power Adapter
1 × VS121 Sensor Wall Mounting Kits 1 × Type-C Cable (1 m)
& Power Adapter
1 × Mounting Sticker 1 × Warranty Card 1 × Quick Guide
1 × Mounting Sticker 1 × Warranty Card 1 × Quick Guide

Hardware overview

Front panel (with the front cover removed)

Back panel

Buttons and functions

Button Function Action
Wi-Fi

Enable Wi-Fi

Press and hold the Wi-Fi button for more than 3 seconds, and the indicator will turn solid green.
Disable Wi-Fi Press and hold the Wi-Fi button for more than 3 seconds, and the indicator will turn off.
Reset Reset to factory settings Press and hold the reset button for more than 10 seconds, and the indicator will blink 6 times.

Connect power cable

      1. Connect the Type-C power port of the sensor and the power adapter with the Type-C cable.
      2. Pass the cable through the groove on the back of the sensor.

Install people counting sensor VS121

Mounting position

  • Mount VS121 sensor on the ceiling, facing downward and level with the ceiling.
  • Mount VS121 sensor away from bright light interference.
  • Mount VS121 sensor away from reflective objects such as mirrors.
Object Height
Sitting object > 2.5m (8.2ft)
Standing object > 3m (9.8ft)
Optimum height: 3m

Detection area

Height Detection Area Height Detection Area
2.5m 3m*4m 3.5m 4.9m*6.4m
3m 4.4m*5.7m 4m 5.6m*7.4m

Mount the sensor

Before you start the installation, we recommend you register the sensor to Yeastar Workplace.

Expand to see the required materials


Materials required In package contents
1 x Mounting sticker
4 x Screws
4 x Wall plugs
Standard Screwdriver
Eletric drill a 6 mm drill bit
Hammer

people counting sensor installation

  1. Ensure the thickness of the ceiling is more than 30 mm, then paste the mounting sticker to the ceiling in the desired location.

  2. Drill four holes by using your drill with a 6 mm drill bit on the circles of the mounting sticker.

  3. Hammer four wall plugs into the holes respectively.

  4. Remove the front cover on the sensor, then press the sensor on the ceiling with its mounting holes align with the wall plugs, then fix the screws into the wall plugs.

  5. Install the front cover back to the sensor with the logo facing the indicator.

Power on the sensor

Connect the power adapter of the sensor to a power outlet.


Last update: September 14, 2022
Created: December 16, 2021

Author: Cody