Welcome to your Ring Video Doorbell 2

Congratulations on your New Ring Video Doorbell 2!

You've taken a big step forward in securing your home! We've updated the Ring Video Doorbell 2 with some exciting new features. The following article covers some basic information that will get you up and running quickly. If you haven't yet set up your Ring Doorbell 2 in the Ring app, and need help, click here.

Be sure your battery is fully charged

Your Ring Video Doorbell 2 comes with a removable, rechargeable battery. Before you finalise your installation, make sure your battery is fully charged. The video below will familiarise you with the process for remove and charging up your Ring Video Doorbell 2 battery.

Run a video quality test

The video below will give you information on how to test your video quality both near your router and outside at the install location. This will help you identify any possible issues related to Internet speed, or Wi-Fi signal strength.

Familiarise yourself with the Ring app

The video below will help you familiarise yourself with the Ring app, its basic features, and where to find them.

Add some Shared Users

If you have friends or family members you'd like to have access to your Ring Doorbell, you can add them as a "Shared User."


Click here for more info on Shared Users.

Customise your Motion Settings

Adjust your Motion Settings to your specific requirements by selecting the Motion Settings option.

To find out more about Customisable Motion Zones for Ring battery-powered devices, click here.



Change your notification settings


Toggle alerts for ring or motion events on or off on this screen. You can also check the battery level of your Ring Doorbell in this section (even if your Ring Doorbell is wired, it still relies on the battery). Click here for more info on hardwired versus battery powered operation.

Click here for more info on notification settings, including what to do if you're not receiving notifications.

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