How to Connect a Honeywell Thermostat to WiFi

How to Connect a Honeywell Thermostat to WiFi

This wikiHow will teach you how to connect a Honeywell thermostat to WiFi so you can monitor and control the temperature settings from your phone or computer.

Method 1 of 2:
Using a Touchscreen Honeywell Thermostat

1
Tap Menu on the thermostat. You'll see this to the right of the display screen next to Home, Fan, and System.
2
Tap Wi-Fi Setup. You'll then see a list of available Wi-Fi networks.
3
Tap your network. You can use the arrow buttons to see more of the list of networks.
4
Type your Wi-Fi password (if needed), then tap Done. If you didn't change your router's password and have forgotten it, you can most likely find it on a sticker on your router.
5
Tap Next. If your thermostat connects successfully to your Wi-Fi network, you'll see a confirmation page and you're done. If the connection was not successful, make sure you've typed in the correct password. You can also try disconnecting the thermostat and reconnecting it.[1] X Research source
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Method 2 of 2:
Using a Honeywell Thermostat Without a Touchscreen

1
Connect to your thermostat. If you see "Wi-Fi Setup" displayed on the screen, you can skip to the next step. To put your thermostat in "Wi-Fi Setup" mode, press the FAN button and the UP arrow, then release them when you see a set of numbers. Press the NEXT button to change the number on the left to 39 and press the DOWN arrow to change the number on the right to 0.[2] X Research source Press the DONE button to return to the main screen on the thermostat.
2
Open Wi-Fi settings on your phone or computer. You should find a network that your thermostat is sending.
3
Connect to the Wi-Fi network similar to "NewThermostat. " If you don't know how to connect to a wireless network, refer to How to Connect to a Wireless Internet Connection. Generally, you need to tap on the network name to connect.
4
Open a web browser. If you're on your phone or computer, you should be redirected to a list of available networks to which you can connect your thermostat's network. If you aren't automatically redirected to the Wi-Fi setup page, go to http://192.168.1.1.
5
Select your home's network and enter the password then tap Connect. If you don't have a network set up, refer to How to Set up a Wireless Network (WiFi) Connection.
6
Check your thermostat screen. It'll display a "Wait" message until it has connected to your WiFi. You can either control it from Total Connect Comfort's website or the mobile app. The thermostat's display will show you the Wi-Fi signal strength in the upper right corner of the display screen. [3] X Research source
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Method 1 of 2:
Using a Touchscreen Honeywell Thermostat

1
Tap Menu on the thermostat. You'll see this to the right of the display screen next to Home, Fan, and System.
2
Tap Wi-Fi Setup. You'll then see a list of available Wi-Fi networks.
3
Tap your network. You can use the arrow buttons to see more of the list of networks.
4
Type your Wi-Fi password (if needed), then tap Done. If you didn't change your router's password and have forgotten it, you can most likely find it on a sticker on your router.
5
Tap Next. If your thermostat connects successfully to your Wi-Fi network, you'll see a confirmation page and you're done. If the connection was not successful, make sure you've typed in the correct password. You can also try disconnecting the thermostat and reconnecting it.[1] X Research source
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Method 2 of 2:
Using a Honeywell Thermostat Without a Touchscreen

1
Connect to your thermostat. If you see "Wi-Fi Setup" displayed on the screen, you can skip to the next step. To put your thermostat in "Wi-Fi Setup" mode, press the FAN button and the UP arrow, then release them when you see a set of numbers. Press the NEXT button to change the number on the left to 39 and press the DOWN arrow to change the number on the right to 0.[2] X Research source Press the DONE button to return to the main screen on the thermostat.
2
Open Wi-Fi settings on your phone or computer. You should find a network that your thermostat is sending.
3
Connect to the Wi-Fi network similar to "NewThermostat. " If you don't know how to connect to a wireless network, refer to How to Connect to a Wireless Internet Connection. Generally, you need to tap on the network name to connect.
4
Open a web browser. If you're on your phone or computer, you should be redirected to a list of available networks to which you can connect your thermostat's network. If you aren't automatically redirected to the Wi-Fi setup page, go to http://192.168.1.1.
5
Select your home's network and enter the password then tap Connect. If you don't have a network set up, refer to How to Set up a Wireless Network (WiFi) Connection.
6
Check your thermostat screen. It'll display a "Wait" message until it has connected to your WiFi. You can either control it from Total Connect Comfort's website or the mobile app. The thermostat's display will show you the Wi-Fi signal strength in the upper right corner of the display screen. [3] X Research source
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