Installing your Ring Video Doorbell 2 Solar Charger

Installing your Solar Charger with your Ring Video Doorbell 2 is a very a simple process. Scroll down for a step-by-step guide. 

 

Step One - (optional) Uninstall your Ring Video Doorbell 2

 

If your Ring Video Doorbell 2 has already been installed, you'll need to uninstall it before putting up your Solar Charger. To uninstall the Ring Video Doorbell 2:

  • Remove the security screw.
  • Pop off the faceplate.
  • Remove the mounting screws.

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Step Two - Mount the Solar Charger

 

Using the provided screws mount your new Solar Charger to the wall.

Note: If you are mounting the Solar Charger to a brick or stucco wall, you will need to use the provided wall anchors. 

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Step Three - Connect your Ring Video Doorbell 2

 

In the next step, you will need to connect your Ring Video Doorbell 2 to the Solar Charger.

  • Loosen the two screw terminals on the back of your Ring Video Doorbell 2.
  • Insert the wire connector from the Solar Charger under the screws on the terminal.
    • Note: Be sure that the side of the terminal that reads "Up" is facing you when you connect the Solar Charger to the screw terminals.
  • Re-tighten the screws on the terminals. 

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Step Four - Put your Ring Video Doorbell 2 on the Solar Charger

 

In the next step, you'll need to fit your Ring Video Doorbell 2 into the recessed portion of the Solar Charger. 

  • Note: Be sure to feed the retractable wire wire back into the charger.

Once your Ring Video Doorbell has been fitted into the Solar Charger, secure it using the provided bolts. 

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Step Five - Finish your installation

 

Finish your installation by re-attaching the faceplate to your Ring Video Doorbell 2 and installing the security screw. 

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Note: If you find your Solar Charger unit is having an issue charging your Ring Video Doorbell 2, check the back of your device for a serial number. The serial number is divided into four sections:

  • "bhrg"
  • five digits
  • "lh"
  • six digits

Therefore an entire serial number would look like this: bhrg42217lh000260.

If the first series of five digits is 42417 or lower, you may find that your unit is incompatible with the Ring Video Doorbell 2. Call Customer Support for a free replacement unit.

Click here for more information on the Ring Video Doorbell 2 Solar Charger.

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