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Change Batteries for DW10 Sensor

Your panel will alert you when it is time to change the battery in your Vivint Smart Sensor. You will need two CR2032 batteries for your sensor. Follow the steps below to learn how to change the batteries.

You may have a DW10 door sensor if your sensor was recently installed and has a small groove on the side. If you have a DW10 door sensor, follow the steps below. If not, please refer to our DW11 battery change tutorial. You will need two CR2032 batteries.

1Before changing the batteries, make sure that your system is disarmed and note that you may hear some beeping from the panel when you open the sensor
2Go to your door/window sensor. Open the sensor by pressing down on the tab and gently pulling the cover from the back plate. Do not remove the entire sensor from your door or window
3Remove the batteries and replace with two CR2032 batteries. Be sure to replace the new batteries with the positive side facing up
4Replace the sensor’s cover and safely dispose of the old batteries.

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