Contact Sensor
  • Tips for installing your Contact Sensor (2nd gen)

    If your door or window has a unique frame, size, structure or moulding, you may want to take a creative approach to mounting the Ring Alarm Contact Sensor (2nd generation).  You can even mount the Contact Sensor on a casement window using this method.   Note: Before you can begin mounting the Sen...

  • Ring Alarm Contact Sensor - Setup and Use

    The Ring Alarm Contact Sensor is designed to monitor your doors and windows. The Contact Sensor is made up of two parts - the sensor and the magnet - and when installed on your door or window, it can tell if the door or window is open or closed.  By default, your Ring Alarm Contact Sensors are ar...

  • Troubleshooting your Contact Sensor (1st generation)

    Having issues with your 1st generation Ring Alarm Contact Sensor? Follow these steps to help resolve them. What if my Contact Sensor (1st generation) won’t connect? Move the Contact Sensor closer to the Base Station. If this doesn’t work, you can try to add a Range Extender between the Contact S...

  • Troubleshooting your Contact Sensor (2nd generation)

    Having issues with your 2nd generation Ring Alarm Contact Sensor? Follow these steps to help resolve them. What if my Contact Sensor (2nd generation) won’t connect? Move the Contact Sensor closer to the Base Station. If this doesn’t work, you can try to add a Range Extender between the Contact S...

  • How to Install your Ring Alarm Contact Sensors on Different Types of Doors, Windows, and Trim

    Ring Alarm Contact Sensors are designed to keep doors and windows in homes and businesses secure.  Note: If you're installing a Ring Alarm Contact Sensor (2nd gen), click here. There are some things to know before you begin: The Contact Sensor is made up of two parts - the Sensor and the Magnet....