Usage

How to Integrate Blink with IFTTT Services

We are excited to announce that we have now incorporated IFTTT support to Blink! This will allow you to integrate Blink into other service that you may already use and love. Please note that IFTTT support is c...

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How do I use IFTTT Applets with Blink?

If you have not yet linked your IFTTT account to your Blink account, be sure to read our Help Article first. Here is an example of two popular applets. These applets allow IFTTT to use your device's GPS to arm...

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How do I use Scheduled Arming?

If you would like to have your Blink system automatically Arm and Disarm on a set schedule, this guide will walk you through how to do that. You can follow along with our how to video on Scheduled Arming here...

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How can I access multiple Blink systems from one account?

This article will show you how to access multiple Blink systems from one account. If you would like your two Blink accounts merged, please click Email Us here and we’ll happily assist you. To Add a System to...

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How do I share my motion clips?

From your home screen, tap the folder to access your clip list From your clip list, tap the clip you want to save or share. Once the clip has finished playing, tap the share icon on iOS on Android. From ...

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How do I configure my camera to capture video in low light?

The Blink camera has a built in illuminator LED to capture video in low light situations. When the illuminator is enabled and the Blink system is armed, the illuminator LED will automatically light to capture ...

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How do I adjust my system to avoid alerting motion on my pets?

The Blink system is designed to capture motion based on heat moving across the field of view of your Blink camera. The system will often detect motion from pets walking in front of the camera. Using the Sensi...

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What is the retrigger time? Is this configurable?

There is a delay from the end of a motion clip to the start of the camera capturing a new motion clip. This is in place to avoid sending too many motion alerts during expected motion triggers. To clarify, the...

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How do I delete motion clips?

From the clip list, you can delete unwanted motion clips to save storage space. From your home screen, tap the folder to view all of your motion clips. From the clip list, tap the clip you would like to view ...

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What is the running man icon?

The Running Man icon indicates that your System is armed for motion detection. When you tap the toggle next to Disarmed, you are arming your Blink system. At the base of your home screen, you will now see A...

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