Features

  • Create and use a PIN to open the door if your phone or keys are unavailable.
  • Change your PIN at any time.

Disclaimer: Door PINs are meant for resident/tenant use only. If you need to provide access to a visitor, please create a virtual key for them instead. They offer you more control and can be issued to multiple people.

 

Prerequisites

  • You must have a ButterflyMX account
  • An iOS device – version 12 or later (just for the initial setup)

 

How to create a door PIN

      1. Open up the ButterflyMX mobile app and hit ‘Account’
      2. Hit ‘PIN’
      3. Type in a PIN that you can easily remember
      4. When ready to use the PIN, type it in on the intercom at your building
      5. Hit next, and the door will be released for 5 seconds

 

Step 1: Open the ButterflyMX Mobile app

Open up the ButterflyMX mobile app, and hit ‘Account’ in the bottom right corner.

 

butterflymx door pins mobile app

 

Step 2: Hit ‘PIN’

Next, in the account settings, hit  ‘PIN’.

 

setting up door pins butterflymx mobile app

 

Step 3: Choose a PIN

Type in a PIN that you can easily remember. You’ll be able to see it in the app or change it at any time. Make sure you’ll be able to memorize it in case your phone or keys are unavailable and you need to open the door.

 

choose a door pin

 

 

Step 4: Type in the PIN on the intercom at the front of your building

Hit the “Door Pin” icon on the Smart Intercom at the front of your building. Then, enter the code that you created in step 3.

 

butterflymx intercom door pin

 

Step 5: Hit next, the door will open

Enter your pin and push the ‘Next’ button. The Smart Intercom will chime and display a ‘Door Open’ message.

 

enter door pin butterflymx intercom

 

For security purposes, our video intercom will take a time- and date-stamped photo of the person who used your PIN. This photo will be stored for review in your mobile app for 365 days.

That’s it! You can now use a PIN anytime you need to gain access to your property.

View other ways to open the door or gate with ButterflyMX, which includes Swipe-to-Open, Force Touch, by voice, and more.

Meredith Murray

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Meredith Murray

My passion lies at the intersection of real estate & technology. Brooklynite always.

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