Can't access control.htm

Camera model 920

What is the problem? Streams fine, but /webcam/control.htm gives me a 404 page error

What did you already try to solve it? Tried IP and URL access, reboot

Logs (/var/log/webcamd.log, syslog, dmesg, ... no logs, no support)

Additional information about your setup (OctoPrint version, OctoPi version, ...)
v1.4.0 on 3 PIs, same issue on each

I'm guessing you are running OctoPi (you didn't say for some unknown reason....)

The webcam server mjpg-streamer as bundled on OctoPi has been shipping without the control page for a while now (0.16 maybe?) since it doesn't secure said page and it therefore can be considered a security risk to have it enabled.

You can change that via octopi.txt:

If I remember correctly, change the default to


Hmmm, I already had those two lines enabled without # so not sure?

Also, good question! I assumed I had installed OctoPrint? Seems to say that everywhere, can't see OctoPi anywhere and says 1.4.0 in version number?

Note that I changed the contents of the variables, I didn't just remove the #

All sorted, spaghetti detective was stopping it. Once removed it all works :slight_smile: