The Ring Video Doorbell has two versions, 1st and 2nd Generation. The mounting process is essentially the same for both but the mounting plate configuration is different.
Installing your Ring Video Doorbell is a simple process. Below video will give you a step-by-step guide.
Note that you should set up your Ring Video Doorbell in your Ring app before mounting it to your door. Click here for information on setting up your Video Doorbell.
Step One: Line up the mounting bracket
To properly line up the mounting bracket:
- Click the level tool (included in the box) into the mounting bracket.
- Place the mounting bracket next to your door at about chest height.
- Level the mounting bracket using the level tool.
- Mark the positions of the mounting holes with a pencil.
Mounting bracket in millimetres:
Step Two: Drill holes
Optional: Use a drill to drill holes where you marked the position of the mounting holes.
- If you are mounting the bracket on brick, concrete, or stucco put the included plastic anchors into the holes. You may need to use a hammer to get the anchors in.
- If you are mounting the bracket on wood or vinyl, just use the included screws.
Step Three: Place your Ring Video Doorbell on the mounting bracket
Don’t be afraid to use a little force
Step Four: Tighten the security screws
There is a tool included in your box that can be used to tighten the security screws.