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How to do arlo q setup through an iOS device?

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Users can setup Arlo Q camera by various methods. Both Android and iOS based devices can be used for configuring an Arlo Q camera. At present, if you are trying to setup your Arlo Q security camera through an iOS device, then here’s the complete configuration procedure that might prove to be helpful to you.

It is quite simple and easy to setup an Arlo Q camera from android and iOS based operating system. Still, for first time users, the setup might seem to be difficult task. Thus, in order to address the concern here’s the complete procedure to setup Arlo Q using an iOS based device. Kindly, refer to the following procedure in order to address the iOS device based setup concerns related to Arlo Q.

Steps for configuring Arlo Q security camera through an iOS based device:

  • Download and open the Arlo application on an iOS based device. The device can be a computer or a personal laptop. If you don’t have the arlo application, then type https://arlo.netgear.com as URL to visit arlo sign in page.
  • If you have an account, then login to your arlo account by typing in the account sign in credentials. Make sure you type in the credentials in their stated format only. Else, any mistake while typing in the credentials can result as a login error.
  • Once the arlo app or the URL opens up, locate the option for “New System Setup” and click on it.
  • Click on the option for Arlo Q security camera.
  • Connect the Arlo Q camera as per the provided connections.
  • Keep an eye on the status of its LED lights. If you find the LED lights beeping amber in color, then click on “Continue” to proceed further.
  • Check whether the router ID is showing under network settings or not. If you are unable to locate the network ID, then it means the network ID is not being broadcasted by the router. In such a situation you will have to connect with hidden network.
  • If the router name is showing up, then click on it and enter the password details. After typing in the password click on “Submit.” Once the password is verified to be correct, the device will get connected to the internet network.
  • Hold down the Arlo’s sync button for few seconds and release it. You can easily locate the sync button under the right side of Arlo Q security camera.
  • Click on “Continue” to proceed.
  • You will be directed to a screen where you will find a QR code along with a correct scanning procedure for arlo setup. So, go through the code and read the instruction for scanning.
  • Hold the Arlo Q security camera at around 6 inches to 8 inches away in front of the QR code screen. Allow the camera to scan the QR code accurately.
  • You will hear a Chime sound once the Arlo Q accurately reads the QR code. If you do not hear a chime sound, then it means the camera has not scanned the code correctly.
  • If you heard the chime sound then click on “Yes” else click on “No.” After clicking on “NO” you will be directed back for re- scanning process.
  • Wait till your wireless network detects the Arlo Q. After the Arlo Q is detected its serial number and selected time zone will become visible.
  • Click on “Continue.”
  •  If you are new and do not have an account, then register the details for creating a new account. The email ID you will provide at the time of registration will be considered as your user ID and will also be used for sending email alerts & notifications.
  • Enter the entire asked details and agree to all the privacy terms and conditions.
  • Click on “Continue” and the Arlo Q setup will be completed.

So, this was all you need to do for setting up Arlo Q camera through iOS device. After completing the setup you can “Skip to the list of Cameras” for viewing your Arlo Q. You can also visit support arlo com page to learn more about Arlo Q, understanding services and plans.

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