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Create/edit an Entry Delay recording rule

An Entry Delay recording rule records video when specific sensors report an entry delay to a security panel on the account. To learn more about different recording rules available for your camera, see Recording Video.

To create an entry delay recording rule using the Alarm.com customer website:

  1. Log into the Alarm.com customer website.
  2. Click Video.
  3. Click Recording Rules.
  4. Click Add New Rule.
  5. Click Entry Delay.
  6. Name the new recording rule.
  7. Using the When an entry delay is triggered by dropdown menu, select which entry delay sensors should trigger a clip recording. 
  8. In During this time frame, select the time frame for the rule to be active.
  9. In Record clips from these cameras, click to select the cameras that should record.
  10. In Video Clip Recipients, click Add Recipients to be notified when the recording rule is triggered. 
    1. Click the entries in the Address Book that are to be notified, or click New to add a new Address Book entry.
    2. Once all desired recipients are selected, click Close.
  11. Verify the recording rule is configured with the correct settings.
  12. Click Save Rule.

To edit an Alarm video recording rule using the Alarm.com customer website:

  1. Log into the Alarm.com customer website. 
  2. Click Video.
  3. Click Recording Rules.
  4. Click the Edit for the Entry Delay recording rule.

If you do not see the Entry Delay recording rule, it has not been created yet.

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