Honeywell Thermostat WiFi Reset Instructions

This post gives Honeywell thermostat WiFi reset instructions. We show this on the RTH9580WF smart t-stat, and this WiFi reset method does the following. First, it clears out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network the thermostat connects to, to none. Lastly, it restores the thermostat to factory default state. So, follow the … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat WiFi Reset Instructions



Honeywell Thermostat Reset WiFi Instructions

This post gives Honeywell thermostat reset WiFi instructions. We show this on the RTH9580WF smart t-stat, and this WiFi reset method does the following. First, it erases out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network the thermostat connects to to none. Finally, it restores the WiFi thermostat back to factory default state. So, … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Reset WiFi Instructions



Locking Honeywell Thermostat Instructions

Some smart models of the Honeywell thermostats like the RTH9580WF discussed here, have a locking mode.  This keeps curious fingers from adjusting t-stat settings without first punching in a password.  You create this secret code when  locking your thermostat.  Then, the t-stat asks you to enter this code to again open up access to settings … Continue reading Locking Honeywell Thermostat Instructions



Unlocking Honeywell Thermostat Instructions

Many Honeywell smart home thermostats, have a lock screen mode. This  keeps anyone from messing with t-stat settings without first putting in a password.  You set this pass code when locking your t-stat.  Then, to unlock it, the t-stat asks you to enter this secret code to again have full control over settings such as … Continue reading Unlocking Honeywell Thermostat Instructions



Honeywell WiFi Thermostat Registration Instructions

In order to control your Honeywell thermostat remotely through the internet, you must run through the Honeywell WiFi thermostat registration routine at the  Honeywell Total Connect Comfort (TCC)   web site.  So here, we walk you through that on the RTH9580WF smart thermostat. Honeywell WiFi Thermostat Registration Instructions: First Steps 1. Install your Honeywell WiFi … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi Thermostat Registration Instructions



How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature

In this post, we cover how to change temperature setting on Honeywell thermostat, model RTH9580WF.  Now most Honeywell digital t-stats nowadays allow you to change their current temperatures right from the  Home screen.  They display the  Home  screen by default. So unless the t-stat is locked, you can adjust the current temp simply by touching … Continue reading How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature



How to Reset Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat

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 How to Reset Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat



How to Find Honeywell Thermostat Firmware Version

Here, we demonstrate how to find Honeywell WiFi Thermostat firmware version that this wireless internet thermostat is currently running. Knowing this exact software version number helps support personnel help YOU solve thermostat issues with remote connections, control from across the internet, and so on.  This can aid them in troubleshooting smart thermostat issues like bizarre … Continue reading How to Find Honeywell Thermostat Firmware Version



Honeywell Thermostat Restart Instructions

Follow these Honeywell thermostat restart instructions if your t-stat behaves strangely.  For example, it might freeze, hang, or fail to operate the furnace.  Or, it refuses to connect to WiFi, or sends no data to the Honeywell Total Comfort Connect servers.  Any of these problems a restart often fixes. Honeywell Thermostat Restart Instructions Before doing … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Restart Instructions



Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Instructions

The most “meaty” part of following the wiring instructions for a new Honeywell thermostat, is correctly connecting it to the HVAC system.  One useful feature about these t-stats, is that they generally use the same wire labeling as their older models. Today’s WiFi  t-stats still use the R, Rx, C, W, Y1, Y2, et al … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Instructions