HERO4 pairing process

Video Tutorial: HERO4 Pairing Video

  1. Open the GoPro App and select "Connect to Camera".
  2. Press the "Add A New Camera" button.
  3. Select "Add Your HERO4".
  4. On the front of the camera, press the mode button until you see "Setup".
  5. Press the shutter button to select into the "Setup" Menu.
  6. Press the shutter button to select Wi-Fi.
  7. Press the mode button to scroll down to "GoPro App" then press the shutter button.
  8. Press the "Continue" button in the app.
  9. Select your camera from the list (e.g. GoPro 1411....).
  10. Select "Pair My Camera".
  11. Enter the pin number that is listed on the camera's LCD Screen.
  12. Connect to the cameras Wi-Fi network.

 

HERO3/3+ pairing process

  1. Power ON your camera.
  2. Press the small Wi-Fi button on the left side of the camera as the lens is facing you.
  3. Press the small Wi-Fi button again and look at the camera’s LCD screen to see the Wi-Fi menu. Now press the Shutter button.
  4. Press the camera’s front Power button to highlight “GoPro App”.
    • Note – if you don’t see “GoPro App” in the menu along with “Wi-Fi RC”, then you need to update your camera’s software before you can use the GoPro App. You can update your HERO3 software here: http://gopro.com/update.
  5. Press the camera’s top Shutter button to select “GoPro App”. 
  6. In your smart phone or tablet’s Wi-Fi Network settings menu, connect to the camera’s Wi-Fi network. You should find the name of your camera listed in your available Wi-Fi networks for you to select. By default, the name will be something like “GOPRO-BP-….”. The default password is “goprohero”.
  7. Once connected to your camera’s Wi-Fi network, open the GoPro App on your phone or tablet.
  8. Tap “CONNECT + CONTROL”.

 

HD HERO2 + Wi-Fi BacPac GoPro App pairing process

To pair your GoPro camera with the GoPro App, please follow these steps:

  1. Power on your camera.  With both units already powered on, attach the Wi-Fi BacPac to the HD HERO2 camera.
  2. Press the Wi-Fi button on the side of the camera or Wi-Fi BacPac to go to the Wi-Fi menu. 
  3. Select “PHONE & TABLET”. This allows your phone or tablet to connect to the camera's Wi-Fi network so that you can control the camera.
  4. In your smart phone or tablet’s Wi-Fi Network settings, connect to the camera's Wi-Fi network. You should find the name of your camera/BacPac listed in your available Wi-Fi networks for you to select. By default, the name will be something like “GOPRO-BP-….”. The default password is “goprohero”.
    • You can change the name and password of their Wi-Fi BacPac any time in GoPro Studio’s Device Window.  The password must be 8-63 characters long. It can contain upper and lower case letters, numbers 0-9, and symbols "@", "-", and "_".
  5. Once connected to your camera’s Wi-Fi network, open the GoPro App on your phone or tablet.
  6. Tap “CONNECT + CONTROL”. 

 

Still having trouble getting connected?
You may want to try changing your Wi-Fi Name and Password. If you want to change your camera's Wi-Fi Name and Password, you can follow the instructions in this article: