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August Smart Lock Installation Guides

Installation is quick and easy. It should take less than 15 minutes to install your August Smart Lock. August Smart Lock Pro - 3rd Generation August Smart Lock - 3rd Generation August Smart Lock - HomeKit...

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Deadbolt Parts

The thumb-latch (or thumbturn) is the part of your deadbolt inside your home that you use to lock and unlock your deadbolt. The deadbolt is the piece of the lock that secures your door shut. The turnpiece...

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My Schlage Screws are not long enough

With some Schlage deadbolts (Specifically the B560) the original screws will not be long enough to work with August. For your convenience, we have longer screws readily available and would be happy to mail them...

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There is a plate behind my thumb latch

If your lock has an additional plate under your thumb latch, you will need to remove it. You’ll also need to remove the thumb latch. Use these screws to attach the August mounting plate to your door. Use the ...

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August Product Installation

August Installation Guides What would you like to install today? Pro Installation Options August products are designed for self-installation. However, if you'd prefer to have some...

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Professional Installers

August Products are typically easy to install on your own. If you'd prefer to have someone come and help you out, we have a few different ways. Use one of our partner installation companies: Geekatoo https://...

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Installation Videos

In order to assist you with installation, August has videos showing each step of the installation process. First, you will prepare your door for installation. Second, please identify your existing loc...

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None of the mounting plates fit the screws for my lock

If you would like to confirm if your deadbolt is compatible with August, please check the compatibility diagrams or send a picture of both sides of the lock, and a side view of your door to photos@august.com.

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I Have a Plate Under My Thumb Latch

If your lock has an additional plate under your thumb latch, you will need to remove this as well as your thumb latch. You will use these screws to attach the August mounting plate to your door. You will use ...

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The tape is not holding the deadbolt in place

If the tape does not hold the deadbolt in place, you can hold it with one hand while using the screw driver with the other hand. You can also place another piece of tape if you have any.

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