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March 01, 2022

How To Reset Your Mesa Home System

A nice benefit of having your home security system installed by professionals is that you seldom have to worry about it. Even so, there could be times where you need to reset your alarms in Mesa. When using the ADT Command hub, resetting typically takes one or two button tap after occurrences like battery changes, power outages, and false alarms.

Read The Instruction Manual Before Resetting Your Alarm

A word to the wise before you start resetting your Mesa home security system, check your owner’s manual first. You don't want to undermine your system due to pressing the wrong button. Additionally, your system may be different if you upgraded from a number pad to a modernized touchscreen interface. If there’s ever a time when you’re struggling to reset your system, don't hesitate to reach out to your trusted security specialists.

Resetting Your Mesa Security System Due To A False Alarm

Usually, a false alarm takes place due to a sensor that was tripped by accident. You are able to use the ADT Command touchscreen or access your ADT security app and hit the shield image and submit your security code to deactivate the alarms in these situations. You might get a call from your security monitoring team, but just let them know it was a false alarm.

Tips To Reset Your Alarm After A Power Outage In Mesa

When you lose power because of a storm or other event, you could begin hearing a beeping sound from your control panel. This lets you know that your home’s defense is being powered by the battery backup. To reset the alarm and halt the beeping, you should disarm/rearm the system.

But please note, if your power outage lasts for an extended time, you could need a complete reset of your system. Follow the directives in your user’s handbook -- usually by entering your code and pressing the on/off button twice -- and you should be back in business. You might keep hearing the auxiliary power beeping, as it may not end until the battery charges entirely. Reach out to your security technician if you continue to have issues with your ADT controls 20 hours after power is restored.

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

Occasionally you need to switch out a battery within one of your home security components. When this needs to be done, you should set your system to Test Mode so you prevent setting off a false alarm. Once the you replace the old battery, remove the system from test mode and resume your usual settings. If the command center doesn't register the component or the battery icon is still on, you may have to perform a whole system reset.

Resetting Your Mesa Security System After Adding Or Deleting Someone

Removing or adding users can be completed on the ADT Command panel and your ADT mobile app. You shouldn't have to perform a system reset after adding or removing users. With that being said, if you move into a new home that already has an ADT security system, you need to reach out to your security specialists at (480) 608-0065 to start a new plan. The installer will go on site to replace components, set up other components (if needed), and reset the system for you.

A Well-Designed Security System Is Only A Call Away

Figuring out how to reset a home security system in Mesa is a challenge if it doesn’t have clear equipment and instructions. If you’re ready to get your functional and powerful alarm system, dial (480) 608-0065 or send in the form below. Our specialists are pleased to customize the right security system for your property.