How do I create a mode for my Arlo Go camera?

To create a mode:

  1. Launch the Arlo app or log in to your Arlo account at my.arlo.com.
  2. Tap or click Mode.
  3. Tap or click the Arlo Go camera for which you want to create a mode.
  4. Tap or click Add a Mode.
  5. Enter a name for the mode and tap or click Next.
    The Trigger Device page displays.
  6. Tap or click a device to select it and then tap or click Next.
    Note: If you only have one device, your device is preselected.
  7. If you want the selected device to perform an action only when motion is detected, tap or click Next.
    Otherwise, select the check box for each trigger that you want to use and tap or click Next.
  8. Set the Motion Sensitivity and Audio Detection Sensitivity using the sliders and tap or click Next.
    If you are using the Arlo mobile app, the Motion Sensitivity and Audio Detection Sensitivity sliders are on separate screens.
    Note: If you're not sure what motion sensitivity to use, you can use the motion detection test after you finish creating the mode. For more information about the motion detection test, see How do I use the motion detection test for my Arlo Wire-Free, Arlo Pro Wire-Free, or Arlo Go camera?.
  9. Select the device that you want to record video when motion or audio is detected and tap or click Next.
    Note: If you only have one device, your device is preselected.
  10. Specify what you want your device to do when motion or audio is detected. 
    You can select Record video or Do nothing.
  11. If you want to turn on the Arlo Go alarm when the device detects motion or sound, select the Turn Alarm ON check box.
  12. Tap or click Next.
  13. If you selected Record video, use the slider to specify how long you want your device to record when motion or audio is detected and tap or click Next.
  14. If you selected Turn Alarm ON, set the sliders for Alarm Duration (in seconds) and Alarm Loudness and tap or click Next
  15. Select the notifications that you want to receive.
  16. If you are using the Arlo mobile app, tap Next.
  17. If you selected Send email alert, enter the email addresses that you want to receive alerts.
  18. If you are using the Arlo mobile app, tap Next.
    If you are using a web browser, click Finish.
  19. Review the summary of your settings and tap or click Save.
    Your new mode is saved. You can now select it from the mode menu.