Preventing false alarms
  • Contact Sensor false alarm tips

    Below are useful setup tips to consider with your Contact Sensor(s): Use the right placement settings. If you use a door often to come and go, set the door to Main Door. If you never use it, you can use Secondary Door.  Always set windows to the Window setting. Adjust entry and exit delays to gi...

  • Preventing false alarms

    Every room is unique. To prevent future false alarms from your Ring Alarm, please consider the following:  Install your motion sensor: 2.2 metres high from the ground.   In the corner of a room facing into the middle.  Watch out for: Windows, heat sources, or air vents. Don’t install your Mot...

  • Pets and Ring Alarm Motion Detectors

    Motion Detectors are a crucial part of your Ring Alarm System. However, homeowners with pets need to take extra considerations into their Ring Alarm system to help ensure their pets don't accidentally trigger the alarm when they're not home. How Ring Alarm motion detectors work The Ring Alarm Mot...

  • Preventing false alarms

    Your Ring Alarm system is designed to keep you safe, but as with any home security system, false alarms can occur. A false alarm is when your alarm is accidentally triggered, despite there being no actual security issue.  When you understand the causes of false alarms and how to prevent them, you...