Setup of the Dropcam wireless IP camera is incredibly easy. Use the supplied USB cable and plug one end into the camera and the other into your computer. After your computer installs the necessary drivers the camera will show up as a USB flash drive. Depending on your operating system launch the installer. There are only three steps required to get the Dropcam wireless IP camera operational. Once you launch the installer you will be prompted to set up an account with Dropcam. Fill out the form and submit it. The next step is to connect the camera to the wireless network. When you are prompted unplug the USB cable from the computer and place your camera where you want it. Plug the USB cable into the supplied power adapter. Head to the Dropcam website to view the camera.