Whether you want to turn off the DriveCam feature to record a video while driving or configure the recording to be in the cloud, you will need to know how to disable Lytx DriveCam. You can disable DriveCam by toggling the switch in the settings menu or by uninstalling the app. When you uninstall the Lytx DriveCam app, any settings it may have stored will be erased.
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Disable lytx drivecam when not driving
While drivers who use Lytx DriveCam are not required to have their phone switched on while they’re driving, the feature is beneficial for many reasons. First, it helps improve driver safety by enabling the device to detect and report patterns of distracted driving. Second, it helps drivers and managers understand and learn from past mistakes. Ultimately, it helps both companies and drivers to improve their safety and reduce accidents.
Besides being helpful for drivers, it can protect drivers from possible accident claims. The Lytx DriveCam’s forward facing camera is integrated with the driver-facing camera and can be viewed in different ways. During a collision, it automatically turns to protect the camera. In addition, the video it captures is stable and will be useful in proving the driver’s innocence. As a driver, you can rest assured that the Lytx DriveCam will never reveal your secrets unless you choose to share them.
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Configure lytx drivecam recording
Lytx DriveCam has many options for users. This vehicle camera can record road conditions and the inside of the vehicle. Its cameras flash to notify you that a recording is taking place, and drivers can manually record video when necessary. There are three different ways to configure the recording settings of a DriveCam. To get started, follow the steps below. You can also use the Lytx Driver app to configure recording settings, report bugs, enable Feature Preview, and log out of coverage.
The Lytx DriveCam Event Recorder can be configured to provide alerts for dangerous driving behaviors to fleet managers. Drivers will receive a light or spoken message when a risky driving behavior is detected. The device’s accuracy rate is greater than ninety percent, so drivers can receive warnings before they cause a collision. Lytx DriveCam Event Recorder can be configured to enable or disable in-cab recording, giving management the ability to monitor driver behavior without having to monitor recorded videos.
Configure lytx drivecam recording in the cloud
If you are interested in getting a Lytx DriveCam for your fleet, you will need to know how to configure it in the cloud. This software is designed for larger fleets, and the backbone of the system is its DriveCam camera. However, you cannot use it for smaller fleets without some additional features. For instance, you can’t configure Lytx DriveCam to record in the cloud if you don’t own a company car.
If you want to record videos from your Lytx DriveCam camera in the cloud, you will need to sign up for the Lytx Video Services. The Lytx Video Services will be available during the first quarter of 2018.
Requires a manually operated switch 18
To disable the Lytx drivecam, the driver has to turn a manually operated switch 18 in the vehicle cab. The switch is integrated with the driver facing camera 12. When the driver wants to turn off the camera, the driver turns the switch 18 to the off position and transmits a signal to the driver monitoring controller 14 via control input 19.
The Lytx DriveCam system is capable of detecting 60 driving behaviors with an accuracy rate of 95%. It does this by utilizing MV+AI technology to analyze the images of the vehicle. The system also has automatic night mode, bug reporting and Feature Preview, and it can be disabled manually at any time. A manual switch 18 is needed to disable the Lytx DriveCam when the vehicle is being driven by someone without proper vision.