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Netgear Arlo provides you the best Camera in the Security Equipment. Wide range of Camera is available under which you can see the Wire-free Camera, Arlo Pro and Pro 2, Base station, Smart Hub and Wired Camera, etc. By typing “http://www.arlo.netgear.com you can access the various features of your Netgear Arlo. It is very important for you to know that your Arlo base will record the video for 1 week and after that, it will delete all the old recordings.

You can also download and share these recordings with your friends through your Email ID. You can also Schedule your recording according to your needs. Arlo helps you to see the HD recordings and it will be going to send the Notification if it detects any Motion nearby your location. It is an important factor to know that you need to Access the setting by typing “arlo.netgear.com” and after Arlo Smart login you can see the firmware for your Base Station and Camera if it is available.

How to create a new Mode and manage them on the Arlo Camera?

To understand how to create or manage modes on your Arlo cameras, we have written down this article in a very simple way. 

Please go through the below steps one by one.

  • Launch a web browser and type arlo.com/login
  • A login page displays.
How to create a new Mode and manage them on the Arlo Camera
  • Enter the username and password.
  • Click on settings and then tap on modes.
  • List of modes displays.
  • Click on add and enter a name for a new mode.
  • Click on ruled to them into modes.
  • Tap on Save.
  • New mode saved.

Now you can set and turn modes on/off manually through your Arlo account. By the below method, you can easily manage modes while the schedule switch is deactivated.

  • Open a web browser and type arlo.netgear.com/login
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter the username and password.
  • Click on setting then tap on Mode.
  • Turn off the Schedule switch if it is on.
  • Select a mode that you want to activate.
  • The Selected mode is activated.
  • Follow the same steps to activate another mode.
How to change the Modes using a schedule

How to change the Modes using a schedule?

In this article, you will get the information about managing mode by schedule. It helps you to turn on and edit an existing schedule.  

NOTE: Arlo is pre-configured with the following schedule: 

Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All movement sensors are on at this time and at other times all movement sensors are off. A plan repeats week by week.

Follow below-provided instruction.

  • Open a web browser and type arlo.com/login
  • A login page displays.

 

  • Enter the username and password.
  • Click on setting then tap on Modes.
  • Turn on the schedule switch.
  • To alter or make a plan, drag the divider between modes to change the start and half times.
  • New settings are saved.

How to set a Schedule?

To set and create a schedule on your Arlo Camera, follow the instructions provided below.

  • Open the Arlo login website.
  • Enter the Username and password.
  • Tap on setting and then click on Mode.
  • The Schedule should be on.
  • Drag and drop modes to the week by week plan to include them.
  • Drag the dividers between modes to alter the begin and halt times.
How to set a Schedule
change the default name

How to Change the default names of Arlo cameras?

To make you understand how to give a new name to your Arlo Cameras, we have written it down some easy steps. By performing below steps you can change the names of your all Arlo Cameras very easily. It will be easier for you to identify the location and set up the alerts accordingly.

To rename your cameras:

  • Login into your Arlo account on your desktop or mobile device.
  • Click on Settings.
  • At the last of the settings page, click or tap on Camera under Cameras settings.
  • Edit name field displays.
  • Within the name field, erase the current title and enter a new name that reminds you of the camera’s area, such as  Front Entryway, Lobby, Garage or Lawn. ( Name should be small and under 32 characters).
  • Click on done at the top of the screen and your settings are saved.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR AN ARLO ACCOUNT?

NOTE: Register your account is very important to get the best experience of Arlo Cameras.

This process is one of the simplest tasks. Simply, go through below provided steps and register your account.

After finishing your base station set-up, you must enroll for an Arlo account. This Arlo account is connected to your Netgear Arlo System and permits you to see recordings from any smartphone, I-Pad or Computer which is connected through the internet. 

On smartphone or tablet devices, install the Arlo app for the most excellent seeing involvement. To install the Arlo app, please visit the Apple App Store or Google Play Store for iOS and Android devices.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR AN ARLO ACCOUNT
  • Launch a web browser on your computer.
  • Enter “http://arlo.netgear.com/login into the web address bar.
  • Click on New System Setup. 
  • Enter information in all required fields and then click on continue.
  • Select your base station’s serial number from the menu.
  • Click on continue.
  • Choose the time zone.
  • Then, you have to choose the service plan accordingly.
  • Now, Your Arlo account is set up.

HOW TO UPDATE/CHANGE AND DOWNGRADE  SUBSCRIPTION PLAN FOR ARLO CAMERAS?

With every new Arlo system, you get a free basic service that offers few essential features. Arlo provides options to choose between the basic, Premier, and Elite service plans. You can upgrade, downgrade or cancel between plans anytime. By updating to the premier and Elite plans, you can use more advanced features as per your different needs.

It is very easy to modify your plans with the help of the Arlo app or web-interface. All you have to perform the below-mentioned steps gradually.

TO UPDATE/CHANGE YOUR SUBSCRIPTION PLAN.

  • Launch a new browser on your computer or mobile device.
  • Type arlo.netgear.com/login into the web address bar.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter the Username and password.
  • Click on settings and then tap or click on subscription.
  • Click on Update Service and select a service label.
  • Details of new plan displays. (Charges and duration)
  • Click on Change Service.
  • Enter the credit card information for payment. ( Use Visa and Mastercard only)
  • Enter the billing details such as name and address.
  • Billing details should be matched with credit card billing address details.
  • Click on continue.
  • Confirm the service change and tap or click on purchase. 
  • Your new service plan details will be updated on the Subscription page.

TO DOWNGRADE YOUR SUBSCRIPTION PLAN.

DOWNGRADE YOUR SUBSCRIPTION PLAN.

  • Launch a new browser on your computer or mobile device.
  • Type www.arlo.netgear.com/login into the web address bar.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter the Username and password.
  • Click on settings and then tap or click on subscription.
  • Once you click on Update Service and select a lower price subscription plan.
  • Click or tap on Change service.
  • Your plan is changed.
  • You will receive an email to confirm about change in the subscription plan on your Arlo account.

Cancel your Subscription Plan.

You can cancel your Arlo paid monthly or annual subscription plan (Premier or elite) anytime through the Arlo account. Once the paid is canceled, Your Arlo account defaults to the free Basic service plan. Please follow the below-mentioned steps one by one to cancel your paid plan on from the Arlo account.

  • Launch a new browser on your computer or mobile device.
  • Type http://www.arlo.netgear.com/login into the web address bar.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter the Username and password.
  • Click on settings and then tap or click on subscription.
  • Click or tap on Cancel service.
  • Once processed, confirm the cancellation by clicking on Cancel Service. 
  • Your paid services are canceled now and you can use free basic service from Arlo.

How to Reset the Arlo Base Station to Default Factory Settings?

  • While performing the Reset processor, please note that it will also remove the serial number from your Arlo account. You need to follow the below steps to reset your Arlo base station to factory default settings. The reset process can take up to 2  minutes.
  • Get a paper clip or a similar thing.
  • Press and hold the Reset button on the back of the base station for about 15 seconds.
How to Reset the Arlo Base Station to Default Factory Settings
  • Once the reset process completed, the LEDs on the front of the base station start blinking amber. 
  • When the LEDs stop blinking amber, your base station reboots.
  • Arlo base station is removed from your Arlo account.
  • The rest process complete. If you still find an issue with Arlo Base Station, please chat with our support team to get a speedy response.

HOW TO SET UP AN ACCOUNT FOR ARLO PRO 2 WIRE-FREE?

In this article, you will get the information about the Arlo pro 2 account setup. Whenever we purchase any Arlo device, the first thing we need to do is to set up the Arlo account.

It will hardly take 5 to 10 minutes to make an Arlo account through your computer or mobile app. Arlo mobile app works with both IOS/Android.

Perform the below steps one by one.

  • On the computer- Launch a browser and type arlo.netgear.com into the web address bar.
  • On mobile/tablet- Open the Arlo app on your device.
  • A login page displays.
  • The device Homepage will displays.
  • Click and tap on New to Arlo.
  • Then go with the Arlo Wire Free. 
  • Once the app locates your device, you can see the serial number for your Base station and proceed further.
  • Enter the information in the required fields.
  • Then, click or tap to continue.
  • Select your Arlo plan as per your needs.

Your Arlo account is now set up.

HOW TO SET UP AN ACCOUNT FOR ARLO PRO 2 WIRE-FREE?

If you are unable to set up the account after performing the above steps, please contact our technician through chat prompt. We are ready to help you anytime. For a fast response, we recommend to call us or chat with our experts directly.

FIRMWARE UPDATE ON THE ARLO PRO 2 CAMERA?

NOTE:- We strongly recommend you to not open battery cover during the firmware updating process. It can harm your device performance. 

  • Arlo Pro 2 system checks for firmware updates during setup.
  • Prompt displays for Firmware update on the homepage. ( If firmware available)
  • During the Firmware updating process, the LED on the camera blinks fluctuating amber and blue.
  • The LED stays off for one to two minutes during firmware installation.
  • Camera Firmware Update.
  • Once the Arlo pro 2 Camera Firmware update done, the camera LED blinks blue speedily for 10 to 15 seconds.

WHAT IS THE MEANING OF LED ON ARLO PRO 2 CAMERAS?

The LED on Arlo pro  2 camera changes color according to camera activity. It shows the action like firmware update, rebooting, SYNC status and also indicates the battery status. With the knowledge of LED color and action, you can easily get the status of your Arlo camera and can take the necessary action.

Please go through the explanation of the below-LED light.

  • SOLID BLUE- Connected with adaptor and fully charged.
  • BLUE FAST BLINKING FOR 2-3 SEC- Connected with adaptor and charging.
  • BLUE FAST BLINKING FOR 10 SEC- Camera sync to the base station.
  • SOLID AMBER- The Camera is booting. (Do not turn it off)
  • AMBER BLINKING SLOW- Battery is low (15% or less)
  • AMBER FAST BLINKING- Camera failed to sync to the base station.
  • BLINKING BLUE AND AMBER- Firmware update is in progress. 

HOW TO RECORD CLIPS FROM LIVE VIDEO ON ARLO PRO 2?

You can easily record clips from live video by using computer or mobile.

  • On the computer– Launch a browser and type arlo.netgear.com into the web address bar.
  • On mobile/tablet– Open the Arlo app on your device.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter Username and password and click on login.
  • Arlo home page displays.
  • Tap or Click LIVE in the camera feed image.
  • Tap or Click on Record Video. (A red button shows live recording)
  • To stop recording, click on Record Video. 
  • Recording saved in Library.

How to View the USB Storage Device Status?

You can view the status of the USB storage device by using the Arlo app on your mobile or by using a computer. Perform the below-mentioned steps one by one to view the status of a USB storage device connected to the base station.

  • On the computer- Launch a browser and type arlo.netgear.com into the web address bar.
  • On mobile/tablet- Open the Arlo app on your device.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter Username and password and click on login.
  • Arlo home page displays.
  • Then Click on Settings > My Devices.
  • List of cameras displays.
  • Tap or Click on the Base station.
  • A device settings page will display.
  • Then click or tap on Local Storage.

A page will display that you can see the status of USB storage.

How do you turn on the recording to store in the USB Device on Arlo pro 2 camera?

By performing below steps you can easily complete the task to turn USB storage device recording on. It is a very easy task and can take only 3 to 4 minutes to complete it. Follow the steps one by one on your computer or Arlo mobile app.

  • On Computer – Launch a browser and type arlo.netgear.com into the web address bar.
  • On mobile/tablet – Open the Arlo app on your device.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter Username and password and click on login.
  • Arlo home page displays.
  • Then click on Settings > My Devices.
  • List of cameras displays.
  • Tap or Click on the Base station.
  • A device settings page will display.
  • Then click or tap on Local Storage.
  • The Local storage page will display.
  • Choose a USB storage device.
  • Final steps- You need to click USB Device Recording and turn it on.

Your task is complete.

NOTE: In between the process, if you find any message about formatting device then you have to follow the formatting USB device to complete this task. If you want more information about this topic, please chat with our support team.

How to Change Your Password and Username on Arlo Pro 2?

In the article below, you can learn how to change the password and the user name. We tried our best to write it very simple so that you can complete your task hassle-free. 

  • On Computer – Launch a browser and type arlo.netgear.com into the web address bar.
  • A login page displays.
  • Enter Username and password and click on login.
  • The device Homepage will displays.
  • Then click on settings.
  • Under the Account option, click on Profile.
  • A profile page display on your screen.
  • Click on edit and enter new details in the Name and Password fields.
  • By clicking on done, your new username and password are saved.

Your task is complete. If you still struggling to change the username and password, then we request you to contact our support team.