• August Smart Lock

How to Install August Smart Lock?

Install August Door Lock and get ready to control its opening and closing from anywhere. Your home is much safer with the activity tracking log and alert alarms. We have compiled instructions on How to Install August Smart Lock so that using the lock is even more easier.

  1. Fix the provided adhesive strip over the key hole.
  2. Place the thumb-latch such that you can remove the existing screws on your deadbolt.
  3. Take away the back plate of the latch.
  4. Tighten the mounting plate with screws over the existing deadbolt tailpiece.
  5. Insert the adapter into the back of the August Smart Lock with the name badge at the bottom.
  6. Pull the side wing latches and slide the August Smart Lock over the tail piece.
  7. Clamp down both side wing latches to the mounting plate.
  8. Press down the August logo located at the bottom of the face plate.
  9. Hold the face plate and remove it.
  10. Place the batteries correctly in their compartment.
  11. Position the faceplate onto the August Smart Lock with the logo at the bottom.
  12. Install DoorSense on your door.
  13. Download the August Home app on your mobile device. The Smart Lock installation is over.
how to install august smart lock

How to Setup August Smart Lock Pro?

  1. Hold the keyed side of the lock with an adhesive strip.
  2. Remove the “screws and additional back plate” from your deadbolt thumbturn.
  3. Unlock your deadbolt prior to removing the thumbturn.
  4. Insert screws into the front of the mounting plate.
  5. “Secure” the screw tightly by rotating them with the hand until the mounting plate is fixed to the door.
  6. Check the instruction manual to find the compatible adapter for your lock.
  7. “Position” the suitable adapter onto the tail piece with the small nub pointing upward.
  8. Pull out the wing latches on either side of the lock.
  9. Fit the “August Smart Lock Pro” over the mounting plate.
  10. Clamp down both the side wing latches to the mounting plate to keep the lock in place.
  11. Push the “August Logo” at the bottom of the faceplate simultaneously removing the top of the faceplate.
  12. Remove the plastic battery isolation tab and keep the batteries in their compartment.
  13. “Replace” the faceplate onto the Lock with the Logo at the bottom.
  14. “Install” DoorSense following the instructions on the manual.
  15. After installing the August Home app on your mobile device, select Get Started and begin using the Lock.

How to Install August Lock 2nd Generation?

  1. Following Guidelines Provide the solution for How to Install August Smart Lock generation 2nd.
  2. Fix the provided adhesive strip over the key hole.
  3. Place the thumb-latch such that you can remove the existing screws on your deadbolt.
  4. Take away the back plate of the latch.
  5. Tighten the mounting plate with screws over the existing deadbolt tailpiece.
  6. Insert the adapter into the back of the August Smart Lock with the name badge at the bottom.
  7. Pull the side wing latches and slide the August Smart Lock over the tail piece.
  8. Clamp down both side wing latches to the mounting plate.
  9. Press down the August logo located at the bottom of the face plate.
  10. Hold the face plate and remove it.
  11. Place the batteries correctly in their compartment.
  12. Position the faceplate onto the August Smart Lock with the logo at the bottom.
  13. Install DoorSense on your door.
  14. Download the August Home app on your mobile device. The Smart Lock installation is over.

How to Install August Lock 3rd Generation

  1. Stick an adhesive strip over the key hole.
  2. Remove the screws on your deadbolt and the backplate.
  3. Ensure to unlock your deadbolt before removing the thumbturn.
  4. Secure the mounting plate with screws over the existing deadbolt tailpiece.
  5. Tuck the adapter into the back of the August Smart Lock with the name badge at the bottom.
  6. Pull the side wing latches out on both sides and move the August Smart Lock over the tail piece.
  7. Fasten both side wing latches to the mounting plate.
  8. Press down the August logo located at the bottom of the face plate.
  9. Grab the face plate and remove it.
  10. Keep the batteries properly in their compartment.
  11. Position the faceplate onto the August Smart Lock 3rd Gen with the logo at the bottom.
  12. Install DoorSense on your door.
  13. Download the August Home app on your mobile device. With this, the Smart Lock installation is over.
  14. Now the process of How to Install August Smart Lock 3rd Gen function is Completed successfully.

How to Install August Smart Lock Door Sensor?

  1. Thrust the magnet carrier from the housing using a small object.
  2. Strip off the blue packaging on the adhesive.
  3. Press the cap on the notched side of the magnet carrier.
  4. Mount DoorSense at about 1.5 inches from the bottom of the deadbolt strike plate.
  5. Drill a hole on the plate. Attach a tape to mark the drill point.
  6. Insert DoorSense into the hole gently with a hammer.
  7. Perform Door State Calibration to see improved performance of the device.

How to Install August Smart Lock Keypad?

  1. Force press the tab on the rear of the keypad; the back panel loosens. Take it away.
  2. Fix the back panel on the wall with a level.
  3. Use a ballpoint pen to poke through the center of the rubber feet.
  4. Mark two spots on the wall with your pen and drill holes there.
  5. Place a double-sided adhesive on the back side of the back panel after peeling off one side of it.
  6. Take two screws and use them to affix the back panel to the wall.
  7. Take away the battery tab from the inside of the keypad.
  8. Place the keypad over the back panel and rock it down until it clicks into a firm position.
  9. On the August app of your mobile device, go to the Lock Settings screen.
  10. Choose the Add a Smart Keypad option and follow the instructions.

How to Install August Smart Door Lock?

  1. Stick the provided adhesive strip over the key hole.
  2. Remove the existing screws on your deadbolt, place the thumb latch, and then remove the back plate of the latch.
  3. Secure the mounting plate tightly with screws over the existing deadbolt tailpiece.
  4. Install the adapter into the back of the August Smart Lock with the name badge at the bottom.
  5. Pull the side wing latches and slip the August Smart Lock over the tail piece.
  6. Pull down both side wing latches onto the mounting plate.
  7. Press the August logo located at the bottom of the face plate.
  8. Hold and grab the face plate and remove it.
  9. Put the batteries in their respective compartment.
  10. Fit the faceplate onto the August Smart Lock with the logo at the bottom.
  11. Install DoorSense on your door.
  12. Download the August Home app on your mobile device. The Smart Lock installation is over.

How to Install August Lock Keypad?

  1. Calculate your drill bit size after going through the manual provided.
  2. Loosen the back panel by pressing the tab on the rear of the keypad.
  3. Now, remove the back panel.
  4. Affix the back panel on the wall with a level.
  5. Poke through the center of the rubber feet with a ballpoint pen.
  6. Mark two spots on the wall with your pen and drill holes there.
  7. Stick a double-sided adhesive on the rear of the back panel after peeling off one side of it.
  8. Use two screws and use them to attach the back panel to the wall.
  9. Take away the battery tab from the inside of the keypad.
  10. Place the keypad over the back panel position it until you hear a clicking sound.
  11. On the August app of your mobile device, go to the Lock Settings screen.
  12. Opt the Add a Smart Keypad menu and follow the instructions on the app.

How to Install August Lock Keypad?

  1. Calculate your drill bit size after going through the manual provided.
  2. Loosen the back panel by pressing the tab on the rear of the keypad.
  3. Now, remove the back panel.
  4. Affix the back panel on the wall with a level.
  5. Poke through the center of the rubber feet with a ballpoint pen.
  6. Mark two spots on the wall with your pen and drill holes there.
  7. Stick a double-sided adhesive on the rear of the back panel after peeling off one side of it.
  8. Use two screws and use them to attach the back panel to the wall.
  9. Take away the battery tab from the inside of the keypad.
  10. Place the keypad over the back panel position it until you hear a clicking sound.
  11. On the August app of your mobile device, go to the Lock Settings screen.
  12. Opt the Add a Smart Keypad menu and follow the instructions on the app.

How to Install August Lock Sensor?

Easy Step-by-Step Guidelines for How to Install August Smart Lock Sensor are following:

  1. Push the magnet carrier from the housing using a blunt object with force.
  2. Peel off the blue packaging of the adhesive tape.
  3. Force press the cap on the notched side of the magnet carrier.
  4. Place DoorSense at about 1.5 inches from the bottom of the deadbolt strike plate.
  5. Attach a tape to mark the drill point. Drill holes with the drilling machine.
  6. Insert DoorSense into the hole gently with a hammer.
  7. Calibrate Door State to see improvement in the device’s performance.
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