How do I set schedules?

From the PC software, Cloud Connect, or directly from the IP address of the thermostat in a browser go to the schedules tab. Check the active box above the schedule number then set the time you would like the schedule to start. Enter the setpoints you would like the schedule to reflect, the cool temperature will be the maximum temperature that will be reached before the air conditioner will turn on and the heat temperature will be the lowest temperature that will be reached before the heat will turn on.

I cannot connect to the cloud service, what should I do?

Make sure that you have setup an account and that it is not expired. Make sure you are entering the correct email and password. If you cannot remember your password hit the "forgot password" button at the login page. If you have confirmed that the login credentials are correct, contact support and let them know you are having an issue.

Why can't I see any devices in the Device Explorer tool?

Check to make sure you are on the same network. If the green LED on the backplate of the thermostat is solid then it is connected to a network, your router settings may be preventing the Device Explorer from detecting the thermostat.

How do I adjust the length of time the override feature will be active?

Go to the configuration page in the thermostat settings and look for the box in the second row down labeled "Override Timer". Set the amount of time for an override. If you check the "Hold Override Until Occupied" box, the override changes will stay in effect until the next occupied schedule occurs.

Is there an iPhone app for thermostat control?

There is currently not a native app set up in the App Store. However, each Wi-Fi and Ethernet thermostat has a built-in set of web pages with responsive design. The responsive design will automatically detect that you connected to the thermostat with an iPhone and show the thermostat pages in a manner that looks like a native app; it's called a web app. Additionally, both the CloudConnect and DirectConnect environments are of responsive design and have built-in web app features including connection for all of your thermostats, even multiple sites, right from a single mobile screen.

Is there an app on Android for thermostat control?

There is not currently an Android app available however, each Wi-Fi and Ethernet thermostat has a built-in set of web pages with responsive design. The responsive design will automatically detect that you connected to the thermostat with a mobile device and show the thermostat pages in a manner that looks like a native app; it's called a web app. Additionally, both the CloudConnect and DirectConnect environments are of responsive design and have built-in web app features including connection for all of your thermostats, even multiple sites, right from a single mobile screen.

How do I set the time on my NT-RELAY?

There are two ways you can set the time on your NT-RELAY. The first option is to set the time through the Command Center software. Depending on which version of the Command Center you are using the menu will vary slightly. First select the tab at the top of the screen labeled tasks. From the drop down menu you will either select set controller clock or set relay clock. You will get a pop up that will ask if you want to sync the time. Click okay to set the time.

What are my options for software and what would work best for me?

This depends on what you are looking to do and what hardware you have. If you are using the StrongMesh/XBus system and would like to keep everything on a LAN, the Command Center would be your preferred solution. If you want to be able to access the Command Center from multiple places you can set up a VPN to the machine running the Command Center. Alternatively if you do not wish to setup a VPN and still want to be able to access your setup remotely you can sign up for the netx-web service.

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