How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat

This piece covers how to clear settings on Honeywell thermostat.  Here, we cover how to do it on a Honeywell RTH9580WF model.  But other models with a screen work similarly At any rate, you clear thermostat settings by resetting it, which also clears lock screen passwords and screen color customizations et al. Clearing settings restores … Continue reading How to Clear Settings on Honeywell Thermostat





How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019

In this post, we show how to connect Honeywell thermostat to Google Home smart speakers.  Now we have a Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat in the kitchen for a couple years now, and have enjoyed controlling it through the Google assistant with our voice.  So here’s what we had to do to set up … Continue reading How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019





4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code

If you’ve installed more than a few thermostats (t-stats), you likely noticed that many of them use four wires.  See this shown below in the units we’ve wired.  Typical 4 wire thermostat wiring color code examples follow. 4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code In the setups we’ve seen, the most common wire color code guide … Continue reading 4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code





Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF, How To

Shows how to reset Honeywell thermostat RTH8580WF.  Resetting clears out all user set settings. It erases the WiFi network and restores the t-stat to factory default condition. We suggest resetting when working smart thermostat problems. This rules out the chance that bad settings are causing the issue.  Keep in mind though, that after a reset, … Continue reading Reset Honeywell Thermostat RTH8580WF, How To





Reset Honeywell WiFi Thermostat, How To Instructions

This post gives reset Honeywell WiFi thermostat instructions. We demonstrate these on the RTH9580WF wireless t-stat. This method does the following. First of all, it clears out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network. Finally, it restores the WiFi thermostat back to factory default state. So, follow the steps below, to hard reset … Continue reading Reset Honeywell WiFi Thermostat, How To Instructions





Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Alexa, How To, 2019

We have an Alexa smart speaker with the Amazon voice assistant. We find that we can connect those speakers to our Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)   thermostat.  This allows asking Alexa to read and set the settings on our thermostat.  Highly useful feature.  Thus in this post, we show how to connect Honeywell thermostat … Continue reading Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Alexa, How To, 2019





Reset Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat, How To

This demo shows how to reset Honeywell touchscreen thermostat back to factory default settings. We show how to do this on the model RTH9580WF WiFi thermostat.  Resetting a touchscreen thermostat like this one erases lock screen passwords and screen color changes. Plus, it clears the WiFi network info it uses to get onto the internet.  … Continue reading Reset Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat, How To





Honeywell RTH7600D Manual, Installation, User

Honeywell provides great guides for their smart digital thermostats Indeed, the RTH7600 series RTH7600D 7-day energy saving t-stat pamphlets are the same.  These booklets walk you through installation, setup, and everyday use tips and help.  They’re written in non techy, easy to read language.  These docs have lots of pictures of wiring methods, screen shots, … Continue reading Honeywell RTH7600D Manual, Installation, User





Reset Honeywell Thermostat Settings, How To

A reset Honeywell thermostat settings erases all user changed settings.  Resetting also removes lock screen passwords and screen color changes et al. Resetting restores this Honeywell RTH9580WF touchscreen thermostat to factory default condition.  You reset by following the routine below. We suggest this reset Honeywell thermostat settings action when fixing smart thermostat issues as well.  … Continue reading Reset Honeywell Thermostat Settings, How To





Honeywell Thermostat Not Reaching Set Temperature Troubleshooting

A Honeywell thermostat not reaching set temperature can occur for many reasons.   For example, poor thermostat placement, to a broken heating / cooling system.  Here, we discuss some of the reasons why this happens.  We then offer troubleshooting tips and fixes to solve these issues.  First, we look at what problems happen in the thermostat … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Not Reaching Set Temperature Troubleshooting