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March 01, 2022

How To Reset Your Security System In Gulfport

A nice benefit of getting your home security hooked up professionally is that you hardly ever need to make major adjustments to it. With that being said, there will likely be times when you need to reset your alarms in Gulfport. If you’re utilizing the ADT Command interface, your system reset typically requires just a few minor tap of a button after common events like false alarms and battery changes.

Read The Owner’s Manual Before Resetting Your Alarm

One note of caution before you start resetting your Gulfport home security system, consult your owner’s manual ahead of time. You don't want to damage your home’s protection due to pressing something incorrectly. Additionally, control panels may be different if you upgraded from a number pad to a modernized touchscreen interface. If there’s ever a time when you can't reset your system, don't be reluctant to reach out to the professionals.

Resetting Your Gulfport Home Security System Due To A False Alarm

Typically, a false alarm occurs as a result of the accidental tripping of a sensor. You can use the ADT Command touchscreen or open your ADT security app and touch the shield icon and enter your unique passcode to switch off the alarms when this occurs. You could get a call from your 24-hour monitoring specialists, but simply inform them that you had a false alarm.

Resetting Your Alarm Following A Power Outage In Gulfport

If the power goes out from a storm or other event, you may start to hear a steady beep from your central command hub. This lets you know that your home’s defense is running off the secondary power source. To reset the alarm and stop the beeping, you should deactivate and reactivate your system.

But please note, if your power outage lasts for an extended time, you may need a total system reset. Follow the directives in the manual -- normally by entering your code and tapping the on/off button two times -- and you should be running fine. You might still hear chirping caused by the secondary power source, as it may not cease until your battery is fully charged. Call your security technician if you keep having difficulties with your ADT equipment a day after power is restored.

How To Reset Your Home Security System After Switching Out A Battery

There will be infrequent times when you will have to replace a battery within one of your home security components. In order to accomplish this, you will set your alarm system to Test Mode so you prevent setting off a false alarm. When the battery is replaced, remove the alarm panel from Test Mode and resume normal operations. If the control panel fails to notice the component or the battery indicator remains on, you might need a full reset of your security system.

Resetting Your Gulfport Security System After Adding Or Deleting A User

Removing or adding people can be completed on your ADT Command interface and your ADT mobile app. You won’t require a resetting of your system when deleting or adding codes. However, if you move into a new property with an existing ADT system, you need to call your security specialists at (228) 220-2891 to set up a new service. The installation tech will visit your property to replace outdated parts, place more components (if needed), and do a factory reset.

An Easy-To-Use Security System Is The Right Choice

Attempting to reset a home security system in Gulfport is a challenge if it doesn’t have understandable equipment and instructions. If you’re ready to get your functional and powerful home protection system, contact (228) 220-2891 or complete the form below. Our specialists are ready to design the perfect security system for your residence.