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March 01, 2022

How To Reset Your Home Security System In New Brunswick

A nice benefit of getting your home security set up professionally is that you hardly ever find a reason to concern yourself with it. With that being said, there may be times when you need to reset your alarms in New Brunswick. When using a smart command hub, resetting typically needs only a few minor tap of a button after a false alarm, power outage, or battery change.

Check Your Manual Before Trying to Reset Your Alarm Panel

A word to the wise before you begin to reset your New Brunswick home security system, check your owner’s manual first. You don't want to undermine your home’s protection because you hit something incorrectly. Also, the process may have changed if you switched from a number pad to a fully digital system. And if you can't reset your system, don't hesitate to contact the professionals.

Resetting Your New Brunswick Home Security System Due To A False Alarm

Typically, a false alarm happens because of a sensor that was tripped by accident. You may utilize the central hub or access your ADT smartphone app and hit the shield option and submit your security code to switch off the alarms when this occurs. You may get a call from your security monitoring team, but simply inform them that it was a false alarm.

Tips To Reset Your Alarm When Experiencing A Power Outage In New Brunswick

When you lose power because of high winds or other factors, you could start hearing a beeping sound from your alarm’s central interface. This signifies that the alarm is using the battery backup. To reset your unit and halt the constant chirping, you must disarm/rearm the system.

But please note, if you lose power for a longer period of time, you could need a complete system reset. Follow the directions in the manual -- normally by entering your unique passcode and tapping the designated button two times -- and you should be back in business. You might keep hearing the auxiliary power beeping, as it might not end until your battery is fully charged. Call your security technician if you keep having issues with your ADT equipment 20 hours after the power is resumed.

How To Reset Your Home Security System After Switching Out A Battery

On occasion you must replace a battery in one of your security devices. When this needs to be done, you should switch your home’s defense to "Test Mode" so you avoid triggering a false alarm. After the you replace the old battery, change the system out of Test Mode and restore normal operations. If the command center is unable to notice the piece of equipment or the battery light is still on, you may have to perform a total reset of the system.

Reset Your New Brunswick Security System Following The Addition Or Deletion Of A User

Removing or adding personal codes can be done on your ADT Command interface and your ADT mobile app. You should never need a system reset after adding or removing a user or code. However, if you move into a new house that already has an ADT system, you need to contact your home security professional at (732) 307-3755 to establish a new service. The installation tech will visit your property to replace components, place other alarms or cameras (if needed), and perform a full reset.

A User-Friendly Security System Is The Right Choice

Attempting to reset a home security system in New Brunswick will likely be a challenge if it fails to include understandable equipment and instructions. If you would like to find your intuitive home security system, call (732) 307-3755 or complete the form below. Our specialists are happy to customize the right security system for your residence.