MT12 Installation Guide - Water Detection
The Cisco Meraki MT12 is a cloud-managed water leak detection sensor that is exceptionally simple to configure and
deploy due to its integration with the Meraki dashboard and the use of Bluetooth Low Energy technology. The MT family
eliminates the complex and costly setup required by traditional solutions by removing the limitations of placement of
You should complete the following steps before going on-site to perform an installation:
Configure Your Network in the Dashboard
The following is a brief overview of the steps required to add an MT12 to your network. For detailed instructions about
creating, configuring, and managing Meraki sensor networks, refer to the
1. Log in to dashboard.meraki.com. If this is your ﬁrst time, create a new account.
2. Find the network to which you plan to add your sensor, or create a new network.
the sensors to your network. You will need your Meraki order number (found on your invoice) or the serial
number of each sensor, which looks like Qxxx-xxxx-xxxx, and can be found on the back of the unit or included in
4. Add the gateway (MV or MR) to the same network as the sensor.
Make sure the gateway is in the same network and is online and operational. If the sensors are powered on without a
functioning gateway in the immediate vicinity, the sensors will consume power at a high rate until it finds a gateway.
Click here for
MV setup instructions
Quickly Scan and Claim Multiple Devices through the Meraki Mobile App
If you have to claim multiple devices, the quickest way is by scanning their barcode using the Meraki app.
1. Log in to your Meraki
2. Navigate to the correct
app with your Meraki dashboard account.
through left-side bar.
MT - Sensors
Create a new account
if you do not