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March 07, 2022

How To Reset Your Home Security System In South Fulton

An important advantage of getting your home security installed professionally is that you seldom find a reason to worry about it. With that being said, there could be a couple situations where you need to reset your alarms in South Fulton. When using the ADT Command hub, your system reset typically requires just a few minor tap of a button after occurrences like battery changes, power outages, and false alarms.

Read The Owner’s Manual Before Attempting An Alarm Reset

A word to the wise before you start resetting your South Fulton home security system, check your manual ahead of time. You wouldn’t want to damage your property’s defense as a result of touching the wrong button. In addition, control panels could change if you switched from a number pad to a digital command hub. And if you’re struggling to reset your system, don't hesitate to call your trusted security specialists.

Resetting Your South Fulton Security System After A False Alarm

Typically, a false alarm occurs due to a sensor that was tripped by accident. You may utilize the ADT Command touchscreen or access the ADT mobile app and touch the shield option and type in your unique passcode to switch off the system when this occurs. You might receive notification from your security monitoring team, but just let them know it was a false alarm.

Tips To Reset Your Alarm Following A Power Outage In South Fulton

When you lose power because of a storm or other event, you could start hearing a steady beep from your central command hub. This lets you know that the alarm is using the battery backup. To reset your equipment and stop the beeping, you must disarm/rearm the system.

However, if your power outage lasts for a longer period of time, you may need a complete system reset. Pay careful attention to the directions in the manual -- usually by submitting your code and tapping the on/off button twice -- and you should be back in business. You may keep hearing the auxiliary power beeping, as it might not cease until the battery charges entirely. Call your security technician if you are still having issues with your ADT equipment a day after the power is resumed.

How To Reset Your Home Security System After Changing A Battery

On occasion you must switch out a battery powering one of your security devices. When this needs to be done, you want to switch your home’s defense to Test Mode so you prevent setting off an accidental alarm. When the you replace the old battery, move the alarm out of Test Mode and revert back to normal operations. If the system fails to recognize the piece of equipment or the battery icon is still on, you may have to perform a whole system reset.

Reset Your South Fulton Security System When Adding Or Removing A User

The addition and deletion of people can be accomplished on your ADT Command interface and your ADT smartphone app. You should never need a reset of your alarm following the addition or deletion of a user or code. With that being said, if you relocate to a new home already equipped with an ADT security system, you need to contact your residential security experts at (731) 202-7028 to establish a new service. The installation tech will come out and upgrade outdated parts, set up more alarms or cameras (if necessary), and perform a full reset.

An Easy-To-Use Security System Is The Right Choice

Figuring out how to reset a home security system in South Fulton can be frustrating if it fails to include user-friendly devices and controls. If you’re ready to acquire your functional and powerful alarm system, dial (731) 202-7028 or submit the form below. Our team is pleased to customize the perfect security system for your residence.