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smartAC Thermostat Remote

How does the smartAC thermostat remote work?

It works like a home thermostat for a central AC system. You can program a target temperature and the thermostat will work with the modlet to cycle your AC unit off and on to keep your room at the desired tempe...

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What does the X on the smartAC thermostat screen mean?

Your smartAC thermostat remote is not connected to a modlet. This may be a temporary disconnection. Wait 30 seconds and then try to use the thermostat again and see if the symbol remains on the screen. This cou...

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What does DR mean?

When “DR” is displayed on the bottom of your smartAC thermostat remote, it means there is a temperature adjustment event occurring. During a “DR” event, your set temperature may be raised by a few degrees for t...

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How do I opt out of a demand response event with my thermostat remote?

To opt out of a demand response event, simply press the down arrow on your thermostat remote and turn down the set temperature. You will see the "DR" symbol on your thermostat disappear when you have successful...

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How do I reset the smartAC thermostat remote?

Press and hold the power button, located in the top left of the remote, for 15 seconds. When the thermostat has been reset, you will see the no wireless symbol (X) blinking in the bottom left corner of the scre...

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How do I change the temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius?

Press the menu button once and then use the +/- buttons to toggle between F and C. The menu button is on the bottom left of the remote. Related Content Using the SmartAC Thermostat [VIDEO]

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The thermostat does not change the temperature on my AC.

The smartAC thermostat cannot update the internal thermostat on your window AC unit. The thermostat measures the temperature in the room and based on your target temperature, turns your AC on/off to maintain th...

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Thermostat Responsiveness

The thermostat remote has a 1 degree swing, the AC will only turn on if the temperature is 1 degree or more above the set to temperature. The reverse is also true, the room temperature needs to drop 1 degrees b...

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What if I already have a remote for my window air conditioner?

The smartAC thermostat is designed to work alongside or in place of your existing remote to enhance your ability to control your window air conditioner. Its recommended that you lower your AC's thermostat so it...

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