How do you take a door chain off the outside?

All you need is some kind of string (dental floss, yarn, ribbon, etc.) or a sturdy rubber band (the thicker the better, so it won’t snap under pressure). Both methods require manipulating the material so that the chain end is pulled towards the wider slot that will make the chain fall out, hence unlocking the door.

How do you unlock a door latch?

Hold the phone close to the black Latch Lens on the device and it will automatically find and unlock the right Door. Android devices have additional settings that you can tune for the best experience. Alternatively, swipe up to your Door List and tap the Door you want to unlock.

Do latch doors lock automatically?

Latch R automatically locks after 5 seconds or 10 seconds depending on how you have configured it.

Can’t open my front door?

Use a spatula or putty knife to get a little space between the door and the frame, then use a combination of wiggling and brute force to get the door open. Don’t try to kick or smash it open because this could damage the door and injure you. You can try bracing one foot against the frame and pulling hard.

How do you remove a lock if you lost the key?

You can open a locked door without a key and without causing damage. Place the short end of the tension wrench into the lock as far as it will go. Turn it in the direction that you normally turn your key to open the door. Stick your pick into the lock while keeping your tension wrench turned in the same direction.

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