What's New

iCamSource 2.8.5

PLEASE NOTE : This update requires Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) or later.

If you are still running an older version of Mac OS X, please continue using the older versions of the iCamSource available on the iCam Support page.

This release includes the following changes:
  • Fix for an issue that was causing the webcam video feed to freeze after a period of time for some users.
  • Fix for an issue that was causing a crash when iCam connected to the iCamSource with Android Audio enabled.

Revision History

iCamSource 2.8.4

  • Fixes an issue where the list of Motion Events was not always being sorted correctly in iCam.
  • Fixes an issue where the menu bar icon was not displaying correctly on older versions of Mac OS X.

iCamSource 2.8.3

  • Improved support for Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

iCamSource 2.8.2

  • Fixes a crashing problem that sometimes occurred when connecting the iCamSource to IP cameras that returned invalid JPEG image data.

iCamSource 2.8.1

  • Fixes a crashing problem that would sometimes occur when connecting to IP cameras from some iMacs.

iCamSource 2.8

  • The latest versions of the iCamSource now optionally upload encrypted Apple Watch Alerts to our servers whenever motion is detected.
  • Apple Watch Alerts are brief animated summary notifications of your iCamSource's most recent motion detection events that you can receive and review on your Apple Watch.

iCamSource 2.7.2

iCamSource 2.7.1

  • Fixes a bug that caused a crash when the list of Motion Events was viewed using iCam for Android.

iCamSource 2.7

  • Added support for the High Resolution and Proxy Support functionalities included in iCam 2.3 (iOS). (Android support is coming soon.)
  • The iCamSource Preferences window now un-hides itself when a user attempts to re-launch the iCamSource when it is already running.

iCamSource 2.6

  • Added support for 256-bit AES encryption included in iCam 2.2 (iOS) and iCam 1.6 (Android).
  • Added support for Motion Event Image Thumbnails included in iCam 2.2 (iOS). (Android support is coming soon.)
  • Camera list now contains the camera names as opposed to "Camera".
  • Updated layout to better support lower screen resolutions.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

iCamSource 2.5

  • User is now presented with a "Network Camera Offline" image one minute after losing connection with a network IP camera.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

iCamSource 2.4.4 - 2.4.9 BETA

  • Pan-Tilt support for Panasonic network IP cameras.
  • Audio support for Foscam network IP cameras.
  • Added the Event Image Minimum option for Motion Events.
  • Added the Notification Threshold option for Push Notifications.
  • Fixed the "squished" video from the newer 720p FaceTime HD webcams.
  • Support for Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion).
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

iCamSource 2.4.1

  • Memory usage and stability improvements.

iCamSource 2.4

  • Pan-Tilt support for select cameras.
  • Global Motion Detection Settings allow users to turn the Sending of Push Notifications and Recording of Motion Events ON or OFF for all cameras with the tap of a single button.
  • Thumbnail view sort order support.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

iCamSource 2.2.3

  • Fixed a bug that caused slow / jerky frame-rate issues with some TRENDnet network IP cameras that do not support audio.


  • Restored support for non-Intel (PPC) Macs.

iCamSource 2.2.2

  • Fixed a bug related to using multiple iCam Login / Password combinations on the same iCamSource.
  • Preliminary audio support for select AirLink101 network IP cameras. (More Info)

iCamSource 2.2.1

  • Fixed an Android audio bug that could cause a crash when used with certain audio inputs.

iCamSource 2.2

  • Audio support for iCam 1.1 for Android.

iCamSource 2.1.3

  • Fixed a bug that caused some users to have to periodically re-enter their iCamSource passwords.

iCamSource 2.1.2

  • Restored the Num Connected.
  • Improved network IP camera error handling.
  • Fixed bug where duplicate cameras would appear in iCam.

iCamSource 2.1.1

  • Fixed crashing bug that occurred when there were two cameras with the same name plugged into the computer.

iCamSource 2.1

  • The ability to connect to multiple (up to 16) webcams or IP cameras from a single instance of the iCamSource. (No more making copies of the application if you have more than one camera.)
  • The ability to adjust the compression of the video stream to favor better-quality video or a higher frame-rate.
  • The ability to reduce the frequency that the motion detection processing is performed or even completely disable it to reduce the overall CPU usage on older hardware.
  • The ability to schedule when the recording of motion events and the sending of push notifications are enabled.
  • Router auto-configuration that allows most UPnP or NAT-PMP enabled routers to automatically forward the necessary ports when needed.
  • Support for the higher-resolution images used by iCam 2.0 on the iPad.

iCamSource (com.skjm.icamsource) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is iCamSource 2.8.5. The most popular version of this application used by our users is iCamSource

Operating System: Mac

Minimum OS version: 10.9

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