Obtaining the Registration Code
For security purposes, the access control code can only be released to the email address that’s registered to your ecobee. The best way to reset the code is to login to the Web Portal and disable Access Control remotely: Login to ecobee.com. Click on SETTINGS > ACCESS CONTROL.
how do I unlock my Ecobee thermostat? How to Lock Your Ecobee Thermostat with a PIN Code
- If you have kids in the house and are strict about the thermostat, you can lock down your Ecobee with a PIN code so that no one can adjust the temperature except those authorized to do so.
- Scroll down and tap on “Settings”.
- Select “Access Control”.
- Tap on “Enable Security Code”.
Correspondingly, how do I connect my phone to ecobee?
- Open your device’s Settings.
- Select Network & Internet. Then Hotspot & Tethering.
- Tap Wi-Fi hotspot. Turn this to on.
- You may need to set up certain settings such as the hotspot name or password if it has not been enabled previously. To do this, select Set up Wi-Fi hotspot.
Where is the ecobee HomeKit code?
Your Apple HomeKit Code can be found on the back of your ecobee Switch+ wall plate and on the back of the Switch+ installation manual.
Does Ecobee have an app?
ecobee has apps for both Android and iOS devices plus a web app for browser-enabled devices. Both the Android app (3.8 stars out of 5) and the iOS app (3 stars out of 5) are well-received by users.
How do I reboot my ecobee?
From the Home screen, press Menu. Select Settings. Go to Reset. Choose Reset All Settings then confirm your selection by pressing Yes. Reset All Settings: Resets the Smart Si thermostat back to its default factory settings and removes any registration information.
How do I restart my ecobee?
You can reboot the Smart Si thermostat by pressing the physical hardware reset button, located through an opening in the bottom left corner of the Smart Si thermostat. Rebooting will not alter programming or configuration options.
How do I clean my ecobee screen?
You can clean the Thermostat touch screen by spraying water or any mild, non-abrasive household cleaner on a clean cloth. Wipe the surface of the touch screen with the dampened cloth. Note: Do not spray any liquids directly onto the Thermostat.
What is ecobee access control?
Access Control uses a 4-digit security code to prevent people, such as guests and children, from making changes to your thermostat settings. When Access Control is enabled, the security code will be required to access and change the following settings: Temperature and Quick Changes.
How accurate are ecobee sensors?
How accurate is the temperature sensor in the ecobee? The ecobee temperature sensor has a +/- 1.0F accuracy and is programmed to provide readings every 15 seconds. It will use the previous two values and average them into the current reading.
How long does ecobee take to calibrate?
5 to 20 minutes
How do I reset my ecobee 4?
We recommend factory-resetting the device, ensuring your Switch+ is ready for setup: Press and hold the main button for 5 seconds. Wait for the voice prompt to say “Reset to factory settings.” Press the main button again. Wait for the amber light to illuminate (about 30 seconds). Retry registration using the ecobee app.
Do ecobee thermostats talk to each other?
No. All of our thermostat models are compatible with each other: If you already own an ecobee4 and are looking to purchase a new model, e.g. SmartThermostat with voice control, you won’t need to replace your ecobee4 to do so. The same goes for upgrading from an ecobee3 lite to SmartThermostat with voice control.
Does ecobee work if WIFI goes out?
The ecobee will still operate as a thermostat to maintain it’s set temperatures and use the wireless sensors, if there’s any connected. They only difference, you won’t be able to monitor or control it remotely until it reconnects.