Getting Started With Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus

Get help setting up your Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus in the Ring app.

1. Run a Video Quality Test.

The video below will explain how to test your video quality both near your router and outside at the install location. This will help you identify any possible issues related to Internet speed or wifi signal strength.

Learn more about making wifi work for you.

2. Familiarize yourself with the Ring app.

Get to know the features and functionality of the Ring app.

3. Add some Shared Users.


If you have friends or family members you'd like to have access to your Ring Doorbell 3 Plus, you can add them as a "Shared User."

Learn more about Shared Users.

4. Customize your Motion Settings.


Adjust your Motion Settings to your specific requirements by selecting the Motion Settings option.

Find out more about Camera Motion Zones for Ring battery-powered devices.

5. Change your notification settings.


Toggle alerts for Ring or Motion events on or off on this screen. You can also check the battery level of your Video Doorbell 3 Plus in this section (even if your Ring Doorbell is wired, it still relies on the battery).

Learn about hardwired vs. battery powered operation.

Learn more about notification settings.

6. Activate the Pre-Roll feature.

Foresight allows your Ring Doorbell 3 Plus to capture the crucial four seconds of activity before you receive a motion notification.

Learn more about Pre-Roll.

7. Set up your Motion Zones

Motion Zones determine the area where your doorbell will track movement. 

Learn more about Motion Zones.

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