How To Use
  • How to Physically Install Your Ring Video Doorbell 2 with an Existing Doorbell

    Note: This article applies to the Ring Video Doorbell 2. The latest Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation) doesn't require an additional diode.  Click here for more information on installing the Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation).  Physically installing up your Ring Video Doorbell 2 w...

  • Ring Video Doorbell 2 Setup Mode

    While setting up Ring Video Doorbell 2, you'll be asked to put the device into "Setup Mode." In order to put the device into Setup Mode, press and release the black button on the front of the Ring Video Doorbell 2 under the camera. How do I know that my Ring Video Doorbell 2 is in Setup Mode?  ...

  • How to connect your Ring Video Doorbell 2 directly to a low-voltage transformer without a pre-existing doorbell

    If you don't have an existing doorbell but would like to avoid the need to charge the battery of your Ring Video Doorbell 2, you can directly connect your Ring Video Doorbell to a low voltage 8-24V AC transformer. Note: Some important facts for people planning on using this optional alternative c...

  • Utilising Customisable Motion Zones with your Ring Video Doorbell 2

    Customisable Motion Zones allow you to define a specific area you want your Ring device to cover while ignoring everything outside that area. By selecting motion zones to cover only areas you want the Ring device to monitor, you can effectively monitor the area you want as well as reduce the numb...

  • Installing the Diode on your Ring Video Doorbell 2

    Note: This article applies to the Ring Video Doorbell 2. The latest Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation) doesn't require an additional diode.  Click here for more information on installing the Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation).  The diode included with your Ring Video Doorbell 2 is a small d...

  • Installing the Wedge Kit and Corner Mount for the Ring Video Doorbell 2

    What is a Wedge Kit?  The wedge kit is an optional accessory used to angle your Ring Video Doorbell 2 down five degrees. If you installed your Ring Video Doorbell 2 higher than the optimal installation height of four feet off the ground, the wedge kit can improve your view. It can also reduce mot...

  • Using the Adapter Plate Included with your Ring Video Doorbell 2

      If you have the previous version of the Ring Video Doorbell and you would like to replace it with a Ring Video Doorbell 2, the included adapter plate will allow you to install it in the same location without having to drill new holes in your wall. Note that you should setup your...

  • Using a Wedge Kit to Properly Position Your Ring Video Doorbell 2

    Question: I'm installing my Ring Doorbell 2 on a house with aluminum siding or in a house where the door is atop a set of stairs. How do I use a wedge kit to properly position my Ring Video Doorbell 2 to catch visitor motion but minimize "false positive" motion alerts such as cars in the street? ...