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Step-by-step guide to install the Spot camera

Getting Started

If this is your first iSmartAlarm product,

  1. Connect your smartphone to a 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi network.
  2. Download the iSmartAlarm App from the Apple App Store or Google Play.
  3. Create an iSmartAlarm account
  4. Once registered, select Create
  5. Follow the instructions in the app to finish setting up your Spot.

If you already have an iSmartAlarm account,

  1. Connect your smartphone to a 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi network.
  2. Login to your iSmartAlarm account.
  3. Tap Devices , and tap the + icon
  4. Select Spot
  5. Follow the instructions in the app to finish setting up your Spot.

Adding Family Members

In order for a person to view the camera's live video and video recordings, they must be a member of the Home that the camera is in.

To add them to your Home,

  1. Have the person download the iSmartAlarm app and create an account.
  2. When asked if they would like to Join or Create a home, select Join. The app will then ask them to scan a QR code.
  3. On your phone, open the drawer, tap Members, then tap + in the top right corner.
  4. Scan the QR code with their phone.
  5. They are now a member of your Home.

If the person has already created an account,

  1. Open the drawer by swiping from the left edge of the screen
  2. Tap the down arrow button > Add New Home > select Join
  3. On your phone, open the drawer, tap Members, then tap + in the top right corner.
  4. Scan the QR code with their phone.
  5. They are now a member of your Home.

Mounting the Spot Camera on a Wall

The Spot’s flexible base is versatile enough to place almost anywhere in your home. Spot can mount on a steel surface with its magnetic base, or on a wall with the included mounting base and accessories.

Before mounting, ensure the provided 6 feet USB cable is within reach of a power outlet.

  1. Place the mounting bracket (included) against the wall. Mark screw hole positions and drill four holes into the wall at these locations.

  1. For stone, brick, and drywall, insert a wall anchor (included) into each hole. Do not use wall anchors if wall is not stone, brick or drywall.

  1. Secure the mounting bracket with the provided screws.

  1. Attach the magnetic base to the bracket.

  1. And you're done!
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