How to invite a user to your Lockitron

It's easy to invite family and friends to control Lockitron on a permanent or temporary basis. In order to send invitations you must be the owner or an administrator on a lock. You can send invitations via the iOS, Android or web application. Below we detail how to invite users via the mobile apps.

With the lock selected that you wist to invite a user to, tap on "Users" on the menu bar:

Tap on the "+" sign in order to add a new user:

You can either tap on any of your contacts or type an email or phone number; on Android tap the "+" again if you wish to enter an email or phone manually:

On iOS you can tap the first row in order to select an email or phone number that you have input manually:

With the email entered you can now send the invitation. On iOS tap Send in the top right corner. On Android tap Invite at the bottom of the screen:

Key Options

By default keys are created as guest keys. These keys are unlimited in duration (although they can be revoked any time in the future). Owners can also create administrator keys (which grant the ability to invite guests). You can also scope keys with a start time and end time.

To make a key an administrator key, tap on the "Admin" toggle when creating or editing a key:


To add a start time to a key, tap on the Start row when creating or editing a key, then select a date and time. This date and time is when the key will become valid:

To add an expiration or end time to a key, tap on the  Ends row when creating or editing a key, then select a date and time. This date and time is when the key will become invalid:

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