The Video Recording setting is "On" by default, to save video from motion detection events or doorbell button presses. To reduce the number of videos you get, or to save batteries, you can turn this setting "Off".
Video Recording set to "On" (default):
A motion alert or doorbell button press saves a clip to your storage option and you receive a notification. The clip appears in the Blink app's clip list.
Video Recording set to "Off":
A motion alert or doorbell button press only sends a notification to your device. Your clip list shows a "non media event" (an event that does not include video or images).
The Video Recording setting does not change motion alert or button press notifications on your mobile device. You will always receive notifications according to your preferences on the Notifications screen. Click to learn more about the Blink app Notification Options.
To reach the Doorbell Settings screen in the Blink app, tap the settings icon in the top right corner of your doorbell view, on the home screen.
When you tap the question symbol "?" the following alert appears: