The Internet Gateway provides remote access to any RedLINK enabled thermostat through the internet, smart phone or tablet.
The Gateway connects to your router with a 3 foot ethernet cable included in the box and is powered by an adapter that needs to be plugged into a wall socket. It is now RedLINK enabled and will communicate with compatible devices from Honeywell such as The Prestige series and FocusPRO thermostats.
Once you install an applicable thermostat, you will need to set up it’s wireless features as well.
Once you are set up there, you will need to press and release the connect button on the bottom of the RedLINK internet gateway.
Then, visit mytotalconnectcomfort.com and create an account. Validate the account and then register your device using the MAC ID or MAC CRC found at the bottom of the gateway.
After a successful set up, you can control your device or devices using the internet, smart phone or tablet. Using mytotalconnectcomfort.com or the free app, you can set your heating schedule, change the desired temperature, or get important temperature alerts from wherever you are.
An added benefit is that you can also monitor the outdoor temperature and humidity with this unit and a wireless outdoor sensor.
There is no monthly fee, and it is a free app download. Also, it automatically updates as new features become available.