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Testing Your System

From your Alarm.com mobile app:

  • Tap the MORE icon in the lower right hand corner.
  • Scroll down and select "Monitoring Settings" and then "System Test Mode".
  • Choose the amount of time you would like your system to be on test and select "Confirm".
  • Arm your system and begin to trip all of the sensors you are testing
    • Keep in mind that wireless motion sensors will have a 3 minute delay after detecting motion before detecting motion again.
  • Allow the alarm to transmit for more than 30 seconds
  • Disarm your system
  • To take your system off of test, repeat the first 3 steps of the process.
    • Your system will be automatically taken off of test once the selected amount of time has expired.

Updated on 30 Aug 2023