How To View Sentry Mode Videos?

**How to View Sentry Mode Videos**

Tesla’s Sentry Mode is a powerful security feature that can help protect your car from vandalism, theft, and other threats. When Sentry Mode is active, your car’s cameras will record any activity around it, and you can view those recordings later on your phone or computer.

In this article, we’ll show you how to view Sentry Mode videos. We’ll cover everything from how to find the videos on your Tesla to how to download them to your computer. So if you’re interested in learning more about Sentry Mode, keep reading!

What is Sentry Mode?

Sentry Mode is a security feature that’s available on all Tesla vehicles built after January 2019. When Sentry Mode is active, your car’s cameras will record any activity around it, including:

  • People approaching your car
  • People touching your car
  • People trying to open your car
  • People damaging your car

Sentry Mode is designed to deter theft and vandalism, and it can also help you identify suspects if your car is damaged or stolen.

How to Enable Sentry Mode

To enable Sentry Mode, open the Tesla app and tap on **Controls** > **Safety & Security** > **Sentry Mode**. You can then toggle Sentry Mode on or off.

When Sentry Mode is enabled, you’ll see a blue light flashing on the front of your car. This indicates that the cameras are recording.

How to View Sentry Mode Videos

There are two ways to view Sentry Mode videos:

  • On your Tesla’s touchscreen
  • In the Tesla app

To view Sentry Mode videos on your Tesla’s touchscreen, follow these steps:

1. Open the **Sentry Mode** menu.
2. Tap on the **Event** you want to view.
3. The video will start playing.

To view Sentry Mode videos in the Tesla app, follow these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app.
2. Tap on **Vehicle** > **Sentry Mode**.
3. You’ll see a list of all the Sentry Mode events that have been recorded.
4. Tap on the event you want to view.
5. The video will start playing.

How to Download Sentry Mode Videos

You can download Sentry Mode videos to your computer so that you can save them or share them with others. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app.
2. Tap on **Vehicle** > Sentry Mode.
3. Tap on the event you want to download.
4. Tap on the Download button.
5. The video will be downloaded to your computer.

Step Action Description
1 Open the Tesla app On your phone, open the Tesla app and sign in to your account.
2 Tap on the “Vehicle” tab This will open a list of your vehicles.
3 Tap on the “Sentry Mode” tab This will show you a list of all the Sentry Mode videos that have been recorded.
4 Tap on a video to play it You can watch the video in full screen mode by tapping on the “Fullscreen” button.
5 Delete a video To delete a video, tap on the “Delete” button.

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Tesla’s Sentry Mode is a security feature that uses the car’s cameras to record activity around the vehicle when it is parked and unattended. This can be helpful for deterring theft or vandalism, or for identifying potential threats.

Sentry Mode videos can be accessed and shared from the touchscreen of the car, or from the Tesla app.

**How to Access Sentry Mode Videos**

To access Sentry Mode videos from the touchscreen of the car, follow these steps:

1. On the touchscreen, tap **Settings** > **Safety & Security** > **Sentry Mode**.
2. Tap **Saved** to view a list of your saved Sentry Mode videos.
3. Tap a video to watch it.
4. To delete a video, tap **Delete**.

**How to Share Sentry Mode Videos**

To share a Sentry Mode video from the touchscreen of the car, follow these steps:

1. On the touchscreen, tap **Settings** > **Safety & Security** > Sentry Mode.
2. Tap Saved to view a list of your saved Sentry Mode videos.
3. Tap a video to watch it.
4. Tap Share to share the video.

Sentry Mode is a valuable security feature that can help to protect your Tesla from theft or vandalism. By following the steps in this guide, you can easily access and share Sentry Mode videos to help keep your car safe.

Additional Resources

  • [Tesla’s Sentry Mode documentation](https://www.tesla.com/support/sentry-mode)
  • [Tesla’s Sentry Mode FAQ](https://www.tesla.com/support/sentry-mode-faq)
  • [Tesla’s Sentry Mode subreddit](https://www.reddit.com/r/teslacam/)

How To View Sentry Mode Videos?

Sentry Mode is a feature on Tesla vehicles that uses the car’s cameras to record video footage of anything that happens around the car while it is parked. This can be useful for deterring crime, or for providing evidence if a crime does occur.

To view Sentry Mode videos, you can do the following:

1. Open the Tesla app on your phone.
2. Tap on the Vehicle tab.
3. Tap on the Sentry Mode icon.
4. Tap on the Videos tab.

You will then see a list of all of the Sentry Mode videos that have been recorded. You can watch each video by tapping on it.

You can also delete videos by tapping on the trash can icon.

Note: Sentry Mode videos are only stored for a limited amount of time. If you want to keep a video, you will need to save it to your phone.

How to Enable/Disable Sentry Mode

Sentry Mode can be enabled or disabled from the Tesla app or the car’s touchscreen.

To enable Sentry Mode from the Tesla app, do the following:

1. Open the Tesla app on your phone.
2. Tap on the Vehicle tab.
3. Tap on the Sentry Mode icon.
4. Toggle the Sentry Mode switch to On.

To enable Sentry Mode from the car’s touchscreen, do the following:

1. Press the Menu button.
2. Tap on Settings.
3. Tap on Safety & Security.
4. Tap on Sentry Mode.
5. Toggle the Sentry Mode switch to On.

Note: Sentry Mode will only be active when the car is parked and in Lock mode.

What to Do If You Receive a Sentry Mode Alert

If you receive a Sentry Mode alert, it means that your car’s sensors have detected an unusual activity. This could be anything from someone trying to open the door to someone damaging the car.

If you receive a Sentry Mode alert, you should do the following:

1. Check the Sentry Mode videos to see what happened.
2. Call the police if you believe that there was a crime.
3. File a report with Tesla if you believe that your car was damaged.

Note: Sentry Mode videos are only stored for a limited amount of time. If you want to keep a video, you will need to save it to your phone.

Sentry Mode is a valuable security feature that can help to deter crime and protect your car. By understanding how to use Sentry Mode, you can keep your car safe and secure.

How do I view Sentry Mode videos?

To view Sentry Mode videos, follow these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app and tap on the Sentry Mode tab.
2. Tap on the Event you want to view.
3. The video will play in the app.

You can also view Sentry Mode videos on your computer by following these steps:

1. Go to [tesla.com/dashcam](https://tesla.com/dashcam).
2. Enter your Tesla account email address and password.
3. Click on the Sentry Mode tab.
4. The videos will be listed in chronological order.

How long are Sentry Mode videos saved for?

Sentry Mode videos are saved for 7 days. After 7 days, the oldest videos will be deleted to make room for new videos.

How can I save a Sentry Mode video?

To save a Sentry Mode video, follow these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app and tap on the Sentry Mode tab.
2. Tap on the Event you want to save.
3. Tap on the Save button.

The video will be saved to your phone’s camera roll.

Can I share a Sentry Mode video?

Yes, you can share a Sentry Mode video by following these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app and tap on the Sentry Mode tab.
2. Tap on the Event you want to share.
3. Tap on the Share button.

You can share the video via text message, email, or social media.

What if I want to delete a Sentry Mode video?

To delete a Sentry Mode video, follow these steps:

1. Open the Tesla app and tap on the Sentry Mode tab.
2. Tap on the Event you want to delete.
3. Tap on the Delete button.

The video will be deleted from your phone and Tesla’s servers.

What are the limitations of Sentry Mode?

Sentry Mode has some limitations, including:

  • It can only record video when the car is parked.
  • It cannot record video if the car is in motion.
  • It cannot record video if the car is in a garage.
  • It cannot record video if the car’s battery is low.

How can I improve the quality of Sentry Mode videos?

There are a few things you can do to improve the quality of Sentry Mode videos, including:

  • Park your car in a well-lit area.
  • Keep your car’s windows clean.
  • Make sure your car’s camera is free of obstructions.
  • Update your Tesla’s software to the latest version.

    In this blog post, we have discussed how to view Sentry Mode videos on your Tesla. We have covered the different ways to access your videos, as well as how to delete them if necessary. We hope this information has been helpful. If you have any other questions about Sentry Mode, please do not hesitate to contact Tesla Support.

Here are some key takeaways from this blog post:

  • Sentry Mode is a valuable security feature that can help protect your Tesla from vandalism and theft.
  • You can view Sentry Mode videos on your Tesla’s touchscreen, the Tesla app, or a computer.
  • You can delete Sentry Mode videos if necessary.
  • Sentry Mode is constantly evolving, and new features are being added all the time.

We hope you found this blog post helpful. If you have any other questions about Sentry Mode, please do not hesitate to contact Tesla Support.

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