Generating a verification code in Control Centre

Learn how to generate a verification code from Ring Control Centre to sign in to a new Ring device. 

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In Control Centre, you can choose how you want to receive your 6-digit verification code whenever you sign in to the Ring app or your account at Ring.com. We require you to enter this code to help protect your Ring account. 

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Generating a code in Control Centre

If you don't have access to your text messages or your enrolled device's authenticator app, you can generate a code from Control Centre in Account Verification. 

From the Ring app:

  1. Open the Ring app.
  2. Tap the top menu (☰).
  3. Tap Control Centre
  4. Tap Account Verification.
  5. Scroll down to Generate a Verification Code.
  6. Under Authorise a New Device, tap Generate.
  7. You may be asked to re-enter your password.
  8. Enter the code on the new device you wish to sign in.

From your mobile or desktop browser window:

  1. Sign in to your account at Ring.com.
    • If you're on desktop: tap the Dashboard home icon at the top, then Account.
    • If you're on mobile: tap the top menu (☰).
  2. Tap Control Centre.
  3. Tap Account Verification.
  4. Scroll down to Generate a Verification Code.
  5. Under Authorise a New Device, tap Generate.
  6. You may be asked to re-enter your password.
  7. Enter the code on the new device you wish to sign in.

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