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Belkin cancelling Wemo netcam. Hope you kept your receipts.

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Belkin cancelling Wemo netcam. Hope you kept your receipts.

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Is this restricted only to the Wemo Netcam? If so, title is misleading. I don't see mentioning of Light switch, plug, etc.
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djemzine wrote: Oh man. From like 2012 to 2014? Eek... May be a challenge.
Nope, only if it's still under warranty do you get a refund. Otherwise, its a brick.
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djemzine wrote: Is this restricted only to the Wemo Netcam? If so, title is misleading. I don't see mentioning of Light switch, plug, etc.
Fixed.
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JAC wrote: Nope, only if it's still under warranty do you get a refund. Otherwise, its a brick.
Oh great. Add another brick to the collection haha.
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That's sad. One of the reasons I stay away from hardware locked to web/subscription-based services. Can't trust the vendor to unlock those devices to work standalone when they are done.
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djemzine wrote: Oh great. Add another brick to the collection haha.
Well not full brick, half a brick. Local connections still work. No details tho. Does it mean only via the app? Or thru another app?
If thru the app then when would the app get updated to turn the camera to a full brick.

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