Create the IFTTT Applet

  • If you do not have an account with IFTTT. Sign-up at

  • In the search box, type in Webhooks.

  • For the Event name, enter doorbell then click on Create trigger.

  • Click the + and search for notifications

  • Click on Send a rich notification from the IFTTT App

  • Fill in the fields as shown then click on Create action. 
    • The image URL field can display a snapshot from your front camera. The example below is for a Foscam camera. 
  • To receive the battery voltage status with every notification, click on Add ingredient in the message field. Add value1 anywhere within the message. example - Battery voltage = 'value1' v

Test your IFTTT Applet

  • Click on the Documentation button.

  • Type in doorbell in the url where it says {event}. Click on the Test It button. You should receive a notification from IFTTT App. If you do not, please review your Applet settings.

  • Once you have the applet notification working, proceed to configuring your WiFi Doorbell Sensor using your unique IFTTT Key found on this Webhooks documentation page.