How do I use a custom ringtone on my iOS device for my Arlo Video Doorbell?

You can use a custom ringtone to differentiate Arlo Video Doorbell calls from other calls when someone presses your doorbell. This must be done in your mobile device’s iOS (Apple) settings.

To use a custom ringtone for your Arlo Video Doorbell on iOS (Apple):

  1. Press your Arlo Video Doorbell, and wait for the doorbell to call your mobile device.
  2. After the call is complete, open the Phone app in your Apple device.
  3. Tap Recents at the bottom of the screen.
    Note: Ensure that the screen is showing All phone calls, not just Missed phone calls. This can be changed by the switch at the top of the screen.
  4. Tap the Information (i) icon next to the Arlo Video Doorbell call.
    Note: The call contact will show the name that you gave your Arlo Video Doorbell in the Arlo app.
  5. Tap Create New Contact.
  6. Scroll down and tap Ringtone.
  7. Select a custom ringtone.
    Your Apple device will play this ringtone when someone presses your Arlo Video Doorbell.