and join one of thousands of communities. The ecobee mobile app is simply an extension of this experience. Then for further proof, I got a room thermometer that I have in my bedroom downstairs and kept it besides the ecobee for 15min, again 64 but the thermostat 68. [–]Pjrandomguy[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children), Unfortunately the old unit had quite a large hole/bracket and I am using the wall plate to cover the hole, Both units have this bracket/hole and I’m only having issue with the one, Again, the oddity for me here is that it is displaying the correct temperature occasionally and can be as much as 5 degrees higher, hence why the calibration setting isn’t that useful for me at this point, [–]Aeromechie 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). For the past 3 months, just about every month I have to uninstall then re-install the ecobee app. The ecobee mobile app is simply an extension of this experience. Bypass. If you set that value so that the ecobee reads the correct temperature, and the temperature shown stays fairly close to the "actual" house temp as shown by the other units across the thermostat's temperature range after the calibration, there is nothing wrong with the unit. I tried to get thru and usually i click app ..and it opens showing me home temp. Wrong temperature - ecobee 5Problem (self.ecobee). So i brought the remote sensor downstairs and again, the remote sensor shows 64 (like on the honeywell) but the main thermostat shows 68. If your ecobee is displaying the weather, but the temperature/forecast is incorrect: Check your location information in the ecobee Home App to ensure that it’s correct. 1. Ok, so after several attempts when I got the email, I was able to turn on 2 factor. I'm almost positive it's all Ecobeee. That is, you measure a known temperature and set the thermometer to read correctly. No mobile connection. For months, we’ve been hearing about Ecobee’s new Eco+ (stylized as eco+) features to save energy and money with your Ecobee thermostat. I wonder where the actual sensor is located within the unit and if it is influenced by the wall temp or any heat coming from the electronics. I tried to follow Ecobee's instructions to set up Alexa per Ecobee's support website. Most high-end digital thermometers have the ability to be calibrated to a known temperature standard. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. They were all purchased together. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. Please fix this bug in the app. Works with your ecobee and your Room Sensors too. It may be in the back because they asked me to plug the hole the wires came out of the wall. Now, the Ecobee remote is where the Ecobee gets really interesting. When the setup asked me who my utility was, I bypassed the answer informing it I didn't know. The Windows 10 app does that, and gives you a two-way PIN, ways to see your temperature and humidity and more. Do my Keen Home room schedules work with my ecobee3 home schedule? The thermostat in the basement seemed fine, so I guess I figured that nothing was wrong anywhere else. In the Ecobee app, Google Home is listed. TEMPERATURE AVERAGING: Placed anywhere in your home, the fully redesigned SmartSensor detects the temperature, and helps to manage hot or cold spots in the rooms that matter most. Set a schedule, set your desired temperature, and the thermostat does the rest. So I thought something might be wrong with the honeywell. See screenshots, read the latest customer reviews, and compare ratings for ecobee remote. A subreddit for ecobee and all their smart home products. Your ecobee Room Sensors let you know what rooms run hot or cold. Is there anyway I could calibrate the ecobee properly? My ecobee is new. Pair your ecobee with up to 32 sensors. Actually controls the temperature, as a thermostat should. If the temperature delta from known-good varies with temperature (for example, it reads 75 when the house is at 70 for a +5 degree delta, but it reads 60 when the house is at 65 for a -5 degree delta), then you have a problem. The Ecobee app forces thermostat customers to enable new Eco+ features that can change thermostat operation and temperature settings. Uninstalling and re-installing is the only fix for this. I tried to point out that if the sensor is not reading correctly then his data would be flawed and thus his diagnosis. Their built-in mobile app is great, but many want to see all kinds of data when they want it. First, the wall the base unit was located on runs through the whole house, and before I had the roof insulated, was way way colder/warmer than the house itself. I am starting to think I have a bad unit as my other unit (I have two, same house) has no issues and reads the correct temperature. And now that you have weather info activated, the green line shows what the outside temperature was at that point in time, giving you an idea of how the weather affected your HVAC system as far as when it turned on and off throughout the day and night. I checked Yahoo Weather and that data is correct. I had the same issue with ecobee 3. Posted by u/[deleted] 3 years ago. We update the app regularly to include newly released features and enhancements.… In my experience with API keys used in open source projects, and with other bindings I’ve worked on that also use API keys, there’s no (easy or reliable) way to administer the distribution of the key, nor is it advisable to embed the key in the app, as the key will be publicly visible to anyone. OCCUPANCY SENSORS: Your SmartSensors detect which rooms are in use and your ecobee thermostat sets the household temperature to prioritize comfort in those rooms. Ecobee Smart Thermostat not connecting to main wifi but will connect to the guest network. How do I add my ecobee3 room sensor to the Keen Home app? ecobee room sensors are an additional accessory that you can pair with your ecobee smart thermostat which allows the thermostat to know the temperature of different rooms in your house. I worked with customer service (which is excellent) but they seemed to think it was normal and the temperature correction made it ok. Fyi mine was off by 5 degrees also. The ecobee symbol on the UI goes gray and the temperature stop updating accurately with the ecobee thermostat. I did this while trying to debug why a temperature automation only works when the Eve or the other "Home" app (not the iOS Home app) is open. The temperature correction option is the calibration method for the thermostat. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: A subreddit for ecobee and all their smart home products. Go to Account and then select Manage Homes to view Homes created under your account. Flair Pucks and Smart Vents work with ecobee and ecobee and Room Sensors. I still have to subtract 5 degrees. This self-sufficient home security system arms and disarms itself automatically, when you pay for a Haven subscription. To Configure Temperature Correction Press Menu on the main screen. I know about the temperature correction option on the thermostat but isn't that just some sort of bandaid on the real issue? If remote sensors are connected to your Ecobee thermostat, they should appear in the plugin as motion, temperature or humidity sensors, depending on what has been made available from the API. [–]fmalloy 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (2 children). ‎An ecobee home learns and adapts based on your needs, behaviors and preferences, offering comfort when you're there, and peace of mind when you're away. Our Smart Vents will intelligently redirect airflow to give you the perfect temperature in every room. That website asks me to hit a microphone icon in the app that my app doesn't show… Unfortunately, the only way to view your Ecobee’s usage history and reports is through the web interface. It wont let me sign in. But you can disable Eco+. To begin, go to Ecobee’s website on any computer and click “Login” at the top. A really high-end instrument has the ability to load a calibration curve which will solve this problem. So far, so good, but emergency heat question for more experienced hands. First, try moving your sensors closer to the thermostat to see if it can pick them up. Click Settings. From here, you will be able to make changes to the following: And while this may not sound much different from your everyday, run-of-the-mill programmable thermostat, it’s unique in that it has a mobile app, can be controlled from anywhere, and can connect to other smart devices. I also played with the schedules such that it takes both the remote sensor and base unit into account at the same time, which helps to average out readings and reduce the impact of the windows. Close. It's Thursday and 67 degrees. The design of the ecobee touch screen is elegant. Turn your thermostat up or down from anywhere; Receive alerts if something is wrong with your heating or cooling system Change HVAC mode and set indefinite holds for temperature set points and fan mode, and allow the program to resume from these holds. @yeffers @ecobee tagged the wrong account. With Flair, you can finally fix that. I turned the app settings to minimum and then disabled all the eco+ features as they all seemed useless to me. Ecobee Thermostat show up as Unavailable in App TMiller (Tony) March 16, 2018, 2:34pm #1 Late last week (so before the great outage of March 2018) I noticed that both of my Ecobee3 thermostats were showing as unavailable. So, I also added a remote sensor in the same room as the thermostat, but aimed it away from the windows. The one customer service rep who I was not fond of was convinced by his data that was definitively the problem. After locating them, it is as simple as connecting each wire to one of the 18/2 that were run to the Ecobee. It could be heat from inside the walls influencing the reading. Simply click or tap on one of the buttons below to download the app for your device. Select Time. Enter the username and password for your ecobee account, then click Sign In. An ecobee home learns and adapts based on your needs, behaviors and preferences, offering comfort when you're there, and peace of mind when you're away. Saves you the money you might have spent on another Echo Dot. [–]TeePanic 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). So I had a similar problem with my Ecobee3. Rick Broida/CNET Out of the box, the Ecobee doesn't work that way. Ecobee is a smart thermostat. I am comparing the temperatures to other thermostats and temperature gauges in the same area, any suggestions? The ecobee3 Lite app allows you to be in control of your home thermostat and energy use from anywhere. This unconditioned air was blasting on the back of the unit, and hurting temperature accuracy. Click the Login button located in the top right corner of the screen. I have 6 ecobee thermostats and 14 remote sensors. Depending on which device you're using, you can download the ecobee app either through the App Store (iOS) or the Play Store (Android). A few days old. All that said, the Ecobee support folks were very helpful. If your sensors aren’t communicating with the thermostat, you’ll get N/A for both temperature and occupancy (see below if the temperature is showing up but the sensor can’t tell that the room is occupied). ecobee also works with platforms you already know and love, so you can control your lights, temperature, and more. The ecobee has the same capability - in the ecobee 4, it's under Settings/Installation Settings/Thresholds/Termperature Correction. Have you reached out to them? Not only do the room sensors detect temperature, but they also have motion sensors so it can tell when somebody is in that room. That's incorrect. This is a Hubitat app, but I don't think it's a Hubitat problem. Rendered by PID 26740 on r2-app-0d24c197c4e8929f7 at 2020-12-18 20:18:47.744990+00:00 running e1b8cae country code: LT. How do I add my ecobee3 thermostat to the Keen Home app? Control from Anywhere. Archived. Since 2 days its showing vastly inflated temperature on the thermostat's main sensor. I had to tape over the hole behind my main unit because it is on the wall where the air intake is and air was being sucked through the ecobee, which caused spikes in my humidity chart every time the air kicked on. Why is my room sensor in the Keen Home app showing a different number than the in ecobee app? [–]fmalloy 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child). What is the difference between temperature limits and balance mode? The ecobee mobile app is simply an extension of this experience. This improved things significantly. To view … My ecobee reads the temperature in the living room where I sit and ignores the temperature in the hall where the thermostat is. Click on “Home IQ”. Ecobee review: A Haven subscription is a must with this home security bundle. I would think the primary function would be to measure the temperature accurately. Over the last couple of weeks I noticed that three of them are having an issue with temperature. Open your browser, type in ecobee.com and press Enter or Return. All this complaining... Heres a compliment. I filled the hole in and covered it with reflective aluminum tape to keep the draft out. The ecobee does not, and will need to be replaced. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Also, the base unit points at the front of my house, which is basically a big wall of windows. Download this app from Microsoft Store for Windows 10, Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, HoloLens, Xbox One. My ecobee app forced me to accept the eco+ upgrade a few weeks ago but I haven't seen any sign of it on the stats yet. Press J to jump to the feed. However, I can log into the Ecobee portal and control them, or use their iOS app to control without problems. I also tried weather for major cities and it's showing the wrong day and temperature for them as well. My Five Favorite Features 1.The ecobee comes with a remote temperature and occupancy sensor. Removing and reinstalling hasn't worked for me. If you set that value so that the ecobee reads the correct temperature, and the temperature shown stays fairly close to the "actual" house temp as shown by the other units across the thermostat's temperature range after the calibration, there is nothing wrong with the unit. [–]Moosemus11 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). Short of getting a new temp sensor in the thermostat there's nothing else to do. Furthermore, weather info will now appear on your thermostat, as well as in the Ecobee app. [–]Moosemus11 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (3 children). 2. We update the app regularly to include newly released features and enhancements.… The app won't help you fix the Ecobee's "hold" problem, but you can adjust the setting in Preferences. I understand that I can adjust the ecobee temperature manually, however my issue is that the ecobee temperature varies from 0-5 degrees warmer than the actual temperature. However, I noticed in the process that the Ecobee plug-in shows "No Response" when only the AppleTV4 is the hub, but this issue goes away when I activate my iPad Air as a 2nd hub. I filled the hole and there was no change. The original v1 binding was done this way. Now I get presented with some screen asking me to either sign in or create account. 1 Temperature Correction If you notice that the ecobee thermostat's temperature reading is slightly off or you need to adjust the reading for any other reason, you can adjust the temperature reading by +/- 10⁰ by using Temperature Correction settings. ‎An ecobee home learns and adapts based on your needs, behaviours and preferences, offering comfort when you're there, and peace of mind when you're away. From the ecobee Web Portal. I have run into people in customer service that don't listen and rely on what the data tells them and don't try and look beyond. SmartSensors sold separately. In Alexa routines, can you check the temperature and perform an action based on the result? We update the app regularly to include newly released features and enhancements. Is the hole where your thermostat wires are coming thru plugged? When I check the weather in the notification tray and in the built-in weather app it says it's Sunday and the temperature is 45 degrees where I am. Offset is typical with digital thermometers, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Easy to use. If I use the ecobee mobile app or website, I notice that the thermostat (specifically the thermostat) will read 70 and then a few seconds later it will read 65. The concept is the same with the bypass model, but because it isn’t powered at the water valve it has to be handled differently. So let me first clear it up by saying the ecobee shows average temperature on the screen. Controls via web, app or touchscreen. 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