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March 01, 2022

How To Reset Your Green Bay System

An important advantage of getting your home security system hooked up by professionals is that you seldom find a reason to concern yourself with it. Even so, there may be a couple situations where you need to reset your alarms in Green Bay. When using the ADT Command panel, your system reset typically needs only a few minor button tap when you’ve experienced common events like false alarms and battery changes.

Check Your Owner’s Manual Before Trying to Reset Your Alarm Panel

A word to the wise before you try to reset your Green Bay home security system, consult your instruction manual prior to proceeding. You don't want to damage your property’s defense due to pressing the wrong button. In addition, the process could change if you switched from a number pad to a fully digital system. Keep in mind that if you’re struggling to reset your system, don't hesitate to contact your trusted security specialists.

Resetting Your Green Bay Security System Because Of A False Alarm

Generally, a false alarm takes place as a result of a sensor that was tripped by accident. You are able to engage the control panel or open your ADT security app and tap the shield image and submit your credentials to switch off the system in these situations. You may get a call from your security monitoring team, but just let them know it was a false alarm.

How To Reset Your Alarm When Experiencing A Power Outage In Green Bay

If the power goes out because of high winds or other factors, you might start hearing a repeated, high-pitched beep from your control panel. That indicates that the alarm is using the battery backup. To reset your equipment and silence the beeping, you need to disarm/rearm the system.

Keep in mind, if power is out for prolonged time frame, you may need a complete system reset. Pay careful attention to the instructions in the instruction manual -- typically by submitting your code and tapping the on/off button two times -- and you should be back in business. You might still hear chirps from the backup power, as it’s possible it won’t cease until your battery reaches a full charge. Contact your home security specialists if you keep having problems with your ADT controls 20 hours after the power is resumed.

Reset Your Home Security System After Changing A Battery

Occasionally you need to switch out a battery within one of the devices in your security installation. When this needs to be done, you should set your system to test mode so you avoid triggering a false alarm. When the new battery is put in place, change the system out of test mode and restore your usual settings. If the command center fails to notice the component or the battery indicator remains on, you might need a total reset of the system.

Resetting Your Green Bay Security System Following The Addition Or Deletion Of Someone

Removing or adding users can be accomplished on your ADT Command interface and your ADT mobile app. You shouldn't need a reset of your alarm following the addition or deletion of codes. However, if you find yourself moving to a new house that already has an ADT alarm system, you should call your residential security experts at (920) 309-5629 to establish a new plan. The technician will visit your property to switch out components, install more components (as required), and perform a full reset.

A User-Friendly Security System Can Be Yours Today

Attempting to reset a home security system in Green Bay can be frustrating if it fails to include understandable devices and controls. If you’re ready to find your easy-to-use home security system, contact (920) 309-5629 or submit the form below. Our team is ready to design the ideal security system for your residence.