Vivint SkyControl 3.0 User Guide
So you, just received your new and shiny Vivint SkyContol 3.0 Panel but you have a few questions on how to set it up. No Problem, that’s why we put together this guide with training videos to help you get the most out of your Vivint SkyControl 3.0 Panel!
- How to Arm and Disarm the SkyControl 3.0 Panel
- How to Connect to Wi-Fi
- SkyControl 3.0: Emergency Services
- How to Manager Users
How to Arm and Disarm the Vivint SkyControl 3.0 Panel
Step 1: To begin tap the shield and drag left for ‘Staying’ or drag right for ‘Leaving’.
Step 2: When leaving there is a 60 second delay before the motion detectors are activated. To give you enough time to exit the building.
Step 3: To disarm the SkyControl 3.0 simply slide the shield down and then enter your 4-digit PIN.
Step 4: The default entry timer delay is 3 seconds
Note: Your Vivint SkyControl 3.0 Panel home button will be green if the system is ready to arm and orange if it’s not ready to arm.
How to Connect the Vivint SkyControl 3.0 to Wi-Fi
Step 1: From the home screen of your Vivint SkyControl 3.0 panel, press the menu icon in the top left corner & Tap the Settings icon.
Step 2: Next enter in your 4-Digit PIN
Step 3: Scroll down to press ‘Networking’
Step 4: From this page, you can change the network or reconnect to your home network. This is done by taping on the name of the network you wish to connect to.
Alerting Emergency Services with Vivint SkyControl 3.0
If you are in an emergency situation, you can call for help directly from your SkyControl. Should you ever need to activate emergency services, follow these steps:
Step 1: Press the “+” button from the front of the panel
Step 2:Press and hold the appropriate symbol (Emergency, Panic or Fire) for at least two seconds.
Note: Used this for emergency situations only. Utilizing this action is reserved for a Burglary alarm, Panic alarm, Medical alarm, Fire alarm or Duress alarm. If you press any of the emergency buttons or trigger an alarm by accident, you will be able to enter your user code to silence the alarm. Fire alarms are triggered by smoke detectors or the panel. If you would like to send a fire alarm from the panel.
How to Manager User
Step 1: Next Tap ‘Settings’ icon and enter your PIN
Step 2: Tap ‘User & Permission’ icon and Tap the plus icon
Step 3: Entering in the new user’s name
Note: To allow a user to have remote and online access, you will need to add an email address to the user. After adding the email, press the ‘Send Invitation’ button.