What are Arlo Pro 2 modes, rules & Smart alerts and how users can edit them as per varying requirements?

What are Arlo Pro 2 modes, rules & Smart alerts and how users can edit them as per varying requirements?

Arlo mode uses one or multiple rules for governing the functionality of their arlo camera. Users can create one additional rule for the modes of each arlo pro 2 security camera that is linked to a common base station.

Modes and rules help in controlling the working of Arlo security camera and smart alerts allow a user to get notified whenever any movement or sound is detected within its coverage range. To know more kindly refer to the complete information shared here.

Modes, Rules and Smart Alerts provide complete customized control over Arlo security camera. All of these three things have been discussed here in detail.

Arlo Modes: Arlo modes help in programming the camera to act deferentially according to varies situations. For an instance if a user doesn’t wish to get movement alerts for a room where Dance practice is going on. Also, user might wish to switch to another mode when they are out of their home, office or store. Creating various modes will allow users to control camera response whenever movement or sound is detected.

Arlo Pro 2 camera has four default modes that are listed as follows:

  • Armed Mode: Under this mode camera is allowed to sense and detect movements as well as sounds.
  • Disarmed Mode: This mode doesn’t allow the camera to detect movement and sounds.
  • Schedule Modes: Under this mode, the camera is allowed to detect movement and sound as per the schedule provided by its user.
  • Geo-fencing Mode: Geo-fencing mode can be used for arming, disarming and reusing the schedule mode whenever a user arrives or leaves any particular mobile based location.

Other than this, users can create new modes as well as customize the existing schedule and armed modes. At times, user might wish to create modes under which few of the camera’s movement sensors remain active and rest others remain active. For this, users can select a mode to get activated according to the given schedule. Following are the steps for selecting a mode.

  1. Access the Arlo application.
  2. Click on the Mode menu.
  3. Select the Arlo camera. A list of comprising modes will show up on the screen.
  4. Click on the mode that needs to be activated. The selected mode will remain active until a user manually changes it.

Arlo Rules: Arlo mode uses one or multiple rules for governing the functionality of their Arlo camera. Users can create one additional rule for the modes of each Arlo pro 2 security camera that is linked to a common base station. This allows users to configure multiple triggers and actions for all the installed cameras. Users can use following options while making each rule.

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