Danalock app user guide

Download and login

1

Download the Danalock app to set up and control your Danalock. Go to App Store or Google play depending on what kind of smartphone you want to use. 

Find a list of compatible smartphones on danalock.com: https://danalock.com/?page_id=1386

2

There are 2 Danalock app’s: Danalock and Danalock classic. The classic is the old design and is only used by end-users who prefer this look.

3

First you will be asked to login with an existing user or create a user profile.

4

Now you’re on the keychain (if you have a lock included, or an invitation to use a Danalock, there will be a icon with a lock)
If you don’t have a lock or an access invitation a text will tell you what to do: You have no keys. Add your first lock through the Menu by pressing add-lock

Start by adding a lock

5

Press the ”Menu” icon in top right corner on the keychain screen, then press ”Add lock” icon to include and setup your Danalock.

6

The Bluetooth signal has a range of 0 - 5 meters, so stand in front of your Danalock when you want to connect the Smartphone with it.

7

Normally you won’t have to look for your Danalock, but for those that has more than one: Pressing the eye-symbol will make the Danalock light up red and green.

 

8

Name your Danalock. You need to have connection to the internet.

Warning
your lock has an owner

Break and go back
- the Force unlock feature

Auto
calibrate

9

You will get a warning if your Danalock already has an owner. Follow the guide to the right solution. 

10

If you have a frontdoor without a handle on the outside this feature will hold back the lock for 5 seconds, giving you access by pushing the door.
(force unlock)

11

If you chose to enable Break and go back a Force unlock symbol will appear on the keychain frontpage. Press that if you wish to use the Break and go back feature, holding back the lock for 5 seconds.

12

Now you calibrate your Danalock.
Turn the Danalock manually until the door is unlocked and leave the door open while calibrating. Lift the handle if needed. Press the blue arrow at the right bottom corner to engage the calibration.

 

Custom calibration

Auto unlock

13

You can choose to calibrate the Danalock manually. If you are satisfied with the auto calibration you can skip this setting.
Follow the steps carefully. If grinding occurs just repeat the process.

14

Prior to enable the auto unlock feature an explanation page will run you through how the automatic unlock feature works.
The GEO location determines your position when you enter the auto unlock zone approx. 500 - 1000 meters (1640 - 3281 feet) from your Danalock and unlocks your door when you get in Bluetooth range 0 - 5 meters (0 - 16,4 feet) from your door.

 

15

Using GEO location a map will appear showing your location. Enable leave/return notification if desired.

TwistAssist

Auto lock timer

Lock speed

18

Enable Twist-Assist if you would like to unlock by turning the Danalock a few degrees making the motor take over.

 

19

Set your Danalock to lock automatically after you have unlocked your door. This way you never have to remember to lock your door after unlocking it.

20

Here you set the speed of your Danalock.
Slow will give the danalock more power. Skip if you got a nomal lock.

Save lock settings

Keychain

Refresh keys

Guides

21

Finally a Congratulation page tells you that you have done the Danalock settings. 

Press the ”Save my settings” to save your settings on your Danalock.

4

And now you have added your lock to the keychain. If you have more Danalocks you can swap between them by sliding sideways on your phone.

23

Pressing ”Refresh keys” will force the Danalock app to refresh the keys on the Danalocks close to your phone.

Try this if you have difficulties in connecting with your Danalocks.

 

24

Your never left in the dark when mounting and installing your Danalock. Press ”Guides” and you find a wide range of install videos and manuals on our webpage.

Settings

Create and send access

25

Press ”Settings” if you want to change some of the settings you made when you initially added the Danalock.
Press the right arrows in the bottum of the page or swipe from right to left to get to the setting you want to change.

Slide to the Congratulation page and save your settings on your Danalock.

 

26

You are the sole owner of your Danalock. If you want others to have access to your home you just create and send access-keys. Press ”Lock users” to create and invite users of your Danalock.

27

Here you will find a list of your lock users if you have created and invited some. Pressing ”Invite guest” gives you three different access possibilities.

28

You can choose to give permanent, recurrent or temporary access to your lock users. The app is set to give Permanent access by default. You would typically give family members Permanent access. Send the access invitation by email or SMS. You can choose to get notification when this user unlock and locks your door.

Create and send access

29

Recurrent will give you the possibility to assign repeatedly access on specific days and hours for a certain period of time.
This setting is useful for house cleaners and other guests that need temporary access on regular basis.

 

30

Grant temporary access to contractors and send it by email or SMS. No more hiding the key under the mat.

31

When you send an access invitation the recipient recieves a mail or SMS with a link to my.danalock.com. The user simply logs in or creates a user.

Create and send access

The log

Smart home

32

When the recipient have logged inor created a user a link offers the Danalock app. The user will have to download the app and log in with the newly made user profile to get the access the owner has chosen to give.

 

34

A list will show the users of the Danalock. You can edit the users and change their access or delete them.

35

Press  ”Log” to see all kinds of use of your Danalock

36

Press ”Smart home” to connect the Danalock with different Smart home control systems like Z-Wave, Nest, Harmony. Follow the different guides to the various control systems and expan the control of your home.

Smart home

37

Follow the different guides to the variouscontrol systems to expan the
control of your home.

38

Pressing the ”Harmony” icon open up the Harmony website, where you can sign in and include your Danalock in your Harmony activities.

39

Pressing the ”Nest” icon open up the Nest website, where you can sign in to integrate your Danalock in your Nest devices.

40

Pressing the ”Z-Wave” icon open up a guide to connect your Danalock with a Z-Wave gateway. Follow the guide and press the arrow at the bottom in the right corner of the page to connect.

 

Accessories

Delete lock

Log out

Battery

46

In ”Accessories” you will within a month have the opportunity to add the Danapad and Danafob to expand the usability of your Danalock. 

43

If you wish to give your ownership of the Danalock to somebody else you’ll have to delete the lock in the Danalock app. That is done by pressing ”Menu” and then ”Delete lock” at the bottom of the screen.

The new owner now has to download the app, create a user profil and include the lock from scratch, like explained above under ”Guided setup via app”.

 

44

Use ”Log out” if you want to log out of the app. 

45

The batteries has an averge lifetime of approx. one year depending on the usage, and less than a year if the Danalock is connected to a gateway. You will recieve warnings when the batteries are running low, and it is easy to buy new ones on the Danalock webshop.

Danalock app user guide

 

Download the app

1

Download the Danalock app to set up and control your Danalock. Go to App Store or Google play depending on what kind of smartphone you want to use. 

Find a list of compatible smartphones on danalock.com: https://danalock.com/?page_id=1386

 

The app

2

There are 2 Danalock app’s: Danalock and Danalock classic. The classic is the old design and is only used by end-users who prefer this look.

 

Login

3

First you will be asked to login with an existing user or create a user profile.

 

4

Now you’re on the keychain (if you have a lock included, or an invitation to use a Danalock, there will be a icon with a lock). If you don’t have a lock or an access invitation a text will tell you what to do: You have no keys. Add your first lock through the Menu by pressing add-lock

 

Start by adding a lock

5

Press the ”Menu” icon in top right corner on the keychain screen, then press ”Add lock” icon to include and setup your Danalock.

 

6

The Bluetooth signal has a range of 0 - 5 meters, so stand in front of your Danalock when you want to connect the Smartphone with it.

 

7

Normally you won’t have to look for your Danalock, but for those that has more than one: Pressing the eye-symbol will make the Danalock light up red and green.

 

8

Name your Danalock. You need to have connection to the internet.

 

Warning
your lock has an owner

9

You will get a warning if your Danalock already has an owner. Follow the guide to the right solution. 

 

Break and go back
- the Force unlock feature

10

If you have a frontdoor without a handle on the outside this feature will hold back the lock for 5 seconds, giving you access by pushing the door. (force unlock)

 

11

If you chose to enable Break and go back a Force unlock symbol will appear on the keychain frontpage. Press that if you wish to use the Break and go back feature, holding back the lock for 5 seconds.

 

Auto
calibrate

12

Now you calibrate your Danalock. Turn the Danalock manually until the door is unlocked and leave the door open while calibrating. Lift the handle if needed. Press the blue arrow at the right bottom corner to engage the calibration.

 

Custom calibration

13

You can choose to calibrate the Danalock manually. If you are satisfied with the auto calibration you can skip this setting. Follow the steps carefully. If grinding occurs just repeat the process.

 

Auto unlock

14

Prior to enable the auto unlock feature an explanation page will run you through how the automatic unlock feature works.
The GEO location determines your position when you enter the auto unlock zone approx. 500 - 1000 meters (1640 - 3281 feet) from your Danalock and unlocks your door when you get in Bluetooth range 0 - 5 meters (0 - 16,4 feet) from your door.

 

15

Choose between Auto unlock and Knock to unlock. You can only use one feature at a time.

 

16

Using GEO location a map will appear showing your location. Enable leave/return notification if desired.

 

TwistAsssist

18

Enable TwistAssist if you would like to unlock by turning the Danalock a few degrees making the motor take over.

 

Auto lock timer

19

Set your Danalock to lock automatically after you have unlocked your door. This way you never have to remember to lock your door after unlocking it.

 

Lock speed

20

Here you set the speed of your Danalock.
Slow will give the danalock more power.
Skip if you got a nomal lock.

 

Save lock settings

21

Finally a Congratulation page tells you that you have done the Danalock settings. Press the ”Save my settings” to save your settings on your Danalock.

 

Keychain

22

And now you have added your lock to the keychain. If you have more Danalocks you can swap between them by sliding sideways on your phone.

 

Refresh keys

23

Pressing ”Refresh keys” will force the Danalock app to refresh the keys on the Danalocks close to your phone. You can try this if you have difficulties in connecting with your Danalocks.

 

Guides

24

Your never left in the dark when mounting and installing your Danalock. Press ”Guides” and you find a wide range of install videos and manuals on our webpage.

 

Settings

25

Press ”Settings” if you want to change some of the settings you made when you initially added the Danalock. Press the right arrows in the bottum of the page or swipe from right to left to get to the setting you want to change. Slide to the Congratulation page and save your settings on your Danalock.

 

Create and send access

26

You are the sole owner of your Danalock. If you want others to have access to your home you just create and send access-keys. Press ”Lock users” to create and invite users of your Danalock.

 

27

Here you will find a list of your lock users if you have created and invited some. Pressing ”Invite guest” gives you three different access possibilities.

 

28

You can choose to give permanent, recurrent or temporary access to your lock users. The app is set to give Permanent access by default. You would typically give family members Permanent access. Send the access invitation by email or SMS. You can choose to get notification when this user unlock and locks your door.

 

29

Recurrent will give you the possibility to assign repeatedly access on specific days and hours for a certain period of time. This setting is useful for house cleaners and other guests that need temporary access on regular basis.

 

30

Grant temporary access to contractors and send it by email or SMS. No more hiding the key under the mat.

 

31

Grant temporary access to contractors and send it by email or SMS. No When you send an access invitation the recipient recieves a mail or SMS with a link to my.danalock.com. The user simply logs in or creates a user.

 

32

When the recipient have logged inor created a user a link offers the Danalock app. The user will have to download the app and log in with the newly made user profile to get the access the owner has chosen to give.

 

34

A list will show the users of the Danalock. You can edit the users and change their access or delete them.

 

The log

35

Press  ”Log” to see all kinds of use of your Danalock.

 

Smart home

36

Press ”Smart home” to connect the Danalock with different Smart home control systems like Z-Wave, Nest, Harmony. Follow the different guides to the various control systems and expan the control of your home.

 

37

Follow the different guides to the various control systems to expan the control of your home.

 

38

Pressing the ”Harmony” icon open up the Harmony website, where you can sign in and include your Danalock in your Harmony activities.

 

39

Pressing the ”Nest” icon open up the Nest website, where you can sign in to integrate your Danalock in your Nest devices.

 

40

Pressing the ”Z-Wave” icon open up a guide to connect your Danalock with a Z-Wave gateway. Follow the guide and press the arrow at the bottom in the right corner of the page to connect.

 

Accessories

46

In ”Accessories” you will within a month have the opportunity to add the Danapad and Danafob to expand the usability of your Danalock. 

 

Delete lock

43

If you wish to give your ownership of the Danalock to somebody else you’ll have to delete the lock in the Danalock app. That is done by pressing ”Menu” and then ”Delete lock” at the bottom of the screen.
The new owner now has to download the app, create a user profil and include the lock from scratch, like explained above under ”Guided setup via app”.

Log out

44

Use ”Log out” if you want to log out of the app. 

 

Battery

45

The batteries has an averge lifetime of approx. one year depending on the usage, and less than a year if the Danalock is connected to a gateway.

You will recieve warnings when the batteries are running low, and it is easy to buy new ones on the Danalock webshop.