25 May How to Replace Your ADT Door & Window Sensor Batteries
How to Replace Your ADT Door & Window Sensor Batteries
Many of your ADT devices run off of batteries. Knowing when and how to replace them is essential to maintaining a top-of-the-line security system and a protecting your house. Your door and window sensor batteries being one of them!
Let’s quickly run through when you should replace your door and window sensor batteries and how to do it properly.
When Should You Replace Your Door and Window Sensor Batteries?
The easiest way to know is a zone trouble indicator will appear on your alarm keypad, and a sensor trouble message may appear in your ADT Pulse app.
When you get these messages, you’ll want to replace your batteries as soon as possible.
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How To Replace Your Batteries
When you’re going to replace your batteries, there’s one thing you’ll want to do before you start:
Set your system into test mode to avoid a false alarm.
To put your system into test mode:
- Go to MyADT.com
- Go to “My Alarm” in the dashboard
- Go to System Management
- Then go to “Test System” and place the system on test
To replace your battery, you’ll need a flat head screwdriver to push in the tab. Once you’ve replaced your batteries, make sure the polarity is correct, and then snap it back into place!
Don’t forget, the last thing you’ll want to do after you’ve got new batteries in is go into MyADT.com and take the system out of test mode.
Replacing your door and window sensor batteries is easy, but important. If you have any questions about how to replace your batteries, leave a comment below!