How to Factory Reset Your Ring Alarm Devices

If you ever find it necessary to factory reset any of the devices that make up your Ring Alarm system, you can use the instructions below:

Factory Reset your Contact Sensor:

  1. Remove the cover from the device.
  2. Remove the battery from the device. 
  3. Press and hold the tamper button (found near the antenna).
  4. Insert the battery while holding the tamper button. The LED light will flash. Hold the button until the LED light stops flashing.
  5. Put the cover back on the device.

 

Factory Reset your Motion Detector:

  1. Press and hold the reset button found under the pinhole on the back of the device.A paperclip works well.
  2. The LED of the sensor should begin blinking. Hold the  button down until the blinking stops
  3. Remove the cover from your motion sensor. 
  4. Remove the battery.
  5. Place the battery back in the device.
  6. Put the cover back on the device. 

 

Factory Reset your Keypad:

  1. With the keypad plugged in, press and hold the number "5" key. 
  2. Press the reset button found under the pinhole on the back of the device. A paperclip works well. Do not release the "5" key.
  3. The keypad will light up the ring briefly, then the network icon at the top left of the keypad will begin to flash. 
  4. When the network icon stops flashing, release the "5" button.

 

Factory Reset your Range Extender:

While the Extender is plugged in, press and hold the button on the side of the device. The LED on the device will blink rapidly. When the LED begins to blink slowly, release the button.

 

Factory Reset your Base Station:

Note: Do not attempt to factory reset your Ring Alarm Base Station without guidance and support from a trained Ring Customer Support expert. Please contact Customer Support for assistance if you're having difficulty with your Ring Alarm.

 

Factory Reset your First Alert Smoke & CO Detector

If the device is powered up with the test button held down for 10+ seconds, the device will reset all Z-Wave settings and leave the network. NOTE: The device will not remain awake after resetting and will go into standby mode.

 

Factory Reset your Flood & Freeze Sensor

Press and hold the setup button (located on the side of the device) with the battery in, until the LED stops flashing (approximately 10 seconds).

 

Factory Reset your Panic Button

Press and hold the setup button (located on the side of the device) with the battery in, until the LED stops flashing (approximately 10 seconds)

 

Factory Reset your Dome Siren

Press and hold the Connect Button (located on the side of the device) for 10 seconds until the LED Ring blinks once, then release the button.

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