• Ecobee4 Geofencing

What is Ecobee4 Geofencing?

It is important to know What is Ecobee4 Geofencing prior to start using it. Geofencing is a location-based activation that uses your phone for detection when you go past a boundary which has been set previously. An alert is sent about it to the iCloud servers.

How to Set Up Geofencing on Ecobee4?

Quick Steps for Geofencing Setup

  1. Download the Ecobee app on your phone. Press the profile icon displayed in the top left corner.
  2. Select the Set Up Geofence option. Touch the toggle switch to turn it on and select Geofence Radius. Set the radius.
  3. In the next window, choose the Participating Device and set the When Entering Geofence and When leaving Geofence location options.
  4. In the next screen, select a Comfort Setting of your choice and click OK to apply it.

How can Multiple Users Do Ecobee4 Geofencing?

  1. Geofencing can be done with multiple users in Ecobee4 but with certain limitations.
  2. While registering your account with the thermostat, only one Email address can be used.
  3. You can share the Username and Password of your Email to your family or friends who want to access it.
  4. They can download the mobile app and use the credentials to log in from their device.

How can be Ecobee4 Geofencing Used on iPhone?

  1. Download the Ecobee app for iOS from the App Store and install it.
  2. Tap the Green arrow displayed in the main screen of your thermostat. Choose the Manage HomeKit option from the menu.
  3. A list of options will be displayed within it. Select the Geofence option. Enable Geofence in the next pop-up window and press Let’s Go option.
  4. Set the radius of the Geofence, select the scenes that might trigger when you enter the boundary, and leave the boundary.
  5. Tap Done in the right corner and the Geofence will be set up.

Ecobee4 Geofencing Troubleshooting Guidance

How to fix Ecobee4 Geofencing not Working Issue?

  1. Ecobee4 Geofencing not working error can be resolved using the following solutions.
  2. Reset your Ecobee4 thermostat and see if it is functioning properly.
  3. Uninstall the Ecobee app from your device and install it again to see if it is working.
  4. Unregister the account that is associated with your Ecobee app and re-register it.
  5. If more than one device is associated with the thermostat using the same set of credentials, then log in with the registered one. Logout from all other devices.
  6. For More Detail on What is Ecobee4 Geofencing & How to Use it, Kindly Contact Us.
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