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March 01, 2022

How To Reset Your Bend System

One perk of getting your home security system installed by trained experts is that you hardly ever need to worry about it. However, there could be times when you have to reset your alarms in Bend. If you use a smart command interface, resetting usually takes a few minor tap of a button following common events like false alarms and battery changes.

Check Your Manual Before Resetting Your Alarm

A word to the wise before you try to reset your Bend home security system, check your owner’s manual ahead of time. You wouldn’t want to undermine your home’s protection because you hit the wrong button. In addition, the process may change if you upgraded from a number pad to a digital command hub. And if you’re struggling to reset your system, don't hesitate to call the experts.

Resetting Your Bend Security System Because Of A False Alarm

Typically, a false alarm takes place because of a sensor that was tripped by accident. You can utilize the ADT Command touchscreen or access the ADT mobile app and touch the shield icon and type in your unique passcode to turn off the alarms when this occurs. You might be contacted by your monitoring professionals, but simply inform them that you had a false alarm.

Resetting Your Alarm Following A Power Outage In Bend

If power is lost from a storm or other event, you could begin hearing a steady beep from your central command hub. That indicates that your home’s defense is running off the secondary power source. To reset the alarm and stop the beeping, you need to deactivate and reactivate your system.

However, if power is out for prolonged time frame, you might need a total reset of your system. Pay careful attention to the instructions in the manual -- usually by entering your PIN number and pressing the designated button twice -- and you should be back in business. You may still hear chirping caused by the secondary power source, as it may not stop until your battery reaches a full charge. Call your home security specialists if you are still having problems with your ADT controls a day after your power is back on.

How To Reset Your Home Security System After Changing A Battery

On occasion you must switch out a battery within one of your security devices. To do this, you should switch your system to Test Mode so you don't trigger an alarm by accident. Once the you replace the old battery, move the system out of test mode and resume your usual settings. If the system fails to register the component or the battery icon remains on, you might require a full reset of your security system.

Tips to Reset Your Bend Security System Following The Addition Or Deletion Of Someone

The addition and deletion of personal codes can be done on your ADT Command interface and your ADT mobile app. You won’t have to perform a system reset following the addition or deletion of users. With that being said, if you find yourself moving to a new property with an existing ADT security system, you should call your residential security experts at (541) 213-2340 to start a new service. The installer will come out and replace equipment, place other components (if necessary), and do a factory reset.

A User-Friendly Security System Can Be Yours Today

Attempting to reset a home security system in Bend can be a challenge if it doesn’t have understandable instructions and features. If the time has come to get your intuitive home security system, contact (541) 213-2340 or complete the form below. Our specialists are happy to design the right security system for your property.