Using the Snapshot Capture feature

This article will explain how to use the Snapshot Capture feature.

How do I activate Snapshot Capture?
To enable the Snapshot Capture feature, follow these instructions:

  • Open the Ring app
  • Tap the menu icon (three horizontal lines) in the top left hand corner
  • Tap Devices
  • Tap the desired device
  • Tap Device Settings
  • Tap Snapshot Capture
    • Activate the Snapshot Capture feature with the toggle button
    • Choose a Snapshot Frequency time
  • Tap Save in the upper right

How do I view snapshots?
To view a snapshot, follow these instructions:

  • Open the Ring app
  • Tap the desired device on the Dashboard
  • Scroll to the left to see previous snapshots

How do I delete snapshots?
To delete a snapshot, follow these instructions:

  • Open the Ring app
  • Tap the three lines on the top left of the Dashboard.
  • Tap Devices.
  • Select the device whose snapshots you wish to delete
  • Tap the desired device on the Dashboard
  • Scroll to the left and place the playhead on top of the section you want deleted
  • Tap More (three dots)
  • Tap Delete
  • Tap Confirm

How do I download snapshots?
To download a snapshot, follow these instructions:

  • Open the Ring app
  • Tap the desired device on the Dashboard
  • Scroll to the left and place the playhead on the section that you want to download
  • Tap Download

How do I change the frequency of snapshots taken with Snapshot Capture?
To change the frequency of snapshots captured, follow these instructions:

  • Open your Ring app
  • Tap the menu icon (three horizontal lines) in the top left corner
  • Tap Devices
  • Tap the desired device
  • Tap Device Settings
  • Tap Snapshot Capture
  • Choose a Snapshot Frequency
  • Tap Save

Note: Increasing the snapshot frequency on a battery-operated device will reduce battery life.

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