Keep your home covered with the original Canary home security device, the Canary Pro. To help you stay better connected, we've put together some tips on setting up your device below. We've also provided some information on getting to know the features of the Canary app and how it works together with your Canary Pro.
Get Started with Canary Pro
To learn how to set up your Canary Pro please take a look at: How do I set up my Canary Pro?
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Questions and Answers
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Invite your family members or roommates.
Geofencing (Automatic Arm/Disarm) works best when everyone in your home is connected. Add location members from the Canary app menu.
Customize home and night modes.
Decide when Canary Pro records and when it doesn’t. Customize how Canary Pro behaves in home mode (Premium Service Feature), or schedule night mode to keep watch while you’re asleep.
Click here to find out more about Modes and Motion Alerts.
Find the perfect spot.
We recommend placing the Canary Pro in a central, high-traffic area of your home. In larger homes, we recommend setting up a Canary device near each main entrance.
If you think you’ve found a suitable place and plan to connect the Canary Pro to Wi-Fi, try streaming Watch Live from your device there. If it plays without interruption, you’ve found a good place for your device to live.
HomeHealth is affected by a variety of factors, including dust, heat, and humidity. Position the Canary Pro away from other heat-generating electronics in a dry, dust-free area to get the most accurate information on your home’s environmental conditions.
Canary Pro operates within a temperature range of 32° to 104° F. (0° to 40° C)
Please note that Video Recording and some Customizable Modes are only available on Premium Service.
Only get notifications about the important stuff.
Customize how much or how little activity is required to send you a notification in your Motion notifications settings.