How to Check Pictures on a Digital Stealth Cam

By William Pullman

The Digital Stealth Cam is a camera used by hunters to take pictures of deer or other animals in the woods. Users place the camera on a tree and set it to take pictures of the area. The camera provides a date and time stamp for information on when animals are in the area. Unlike standard digital cameras, Digital Stealth Cams do not have a built in LCD screen to review stored images. To view images, you need to hook the camera up to a television or computer.

Things You'll Need

  • Component cables
  • USB cable

Viewing Images on Television

Step 1

Attach the component cables to the "Video Out" jack on the Stealth Cam and plug the other end into the "Video In" jack on the television.

Step 2

Change the television to the correct video input channel. Refer to the documentation supplied with your television for information on doing so.

Step 3

Press the "Menu" button on the camera and select "TV System."

Step 4

Use the "UP" or "DN" buttons to switch the television from "TV-N," for NTSC televisions, or "TV-P," for PAL televisions, then press "OK" to confirm the selection. (As a general rule, NTSC is used in the Americas.) Press the "Menu" button to exit the camera's main menu

Step 5

Switch between the images with the "UP" and "DN" buttons until you highlight the image you want to view.

Step 6

Expand the thumbnail image by pressing "OK." The image will appear on the television. You can move through the pictures by pressing the "UP" and "DN" buttons.

Step 7

Exit to the thumbnail versions of the pictures by pressing "OK."

Viewing Images on a Computer

Step 1

Set the "Power" switch on the camera to "OFF."

Step 2

Plug one end of the USB cable into the USB jack on the right side of the camera, then connect the other end to a USB port on your computer. The camera will turn on by itself, and the computer will recognize the camera as a removable storage device.

Step 3

Open "My Computer" on your computer and locate the camera under "Removable Storage Devices."

Step 4

Double-click the drive to display a list of the pictures on the camera. Double-click the images you want to view.