How do I use my Roomba for the first time?
Before using Roomba the first time, you need to activate Roomba by removing the battery pull tab. Charge Roomba overnight before first time use. Remove and clean Roomba’s brushes after every use. Empty Roomba’s bin and clean its filter after every use.
How do I reconnect my Roomba WIFI?
On the Roomba itself, tap and hold the buttons with the target icon and the home icon until the Roomba makes a tone. Your vacuum will take a moment to connect to your Wi-Fi network. Once it’s done, you should see a screen like the one on the right.
Why wont my Roomba connect?
If your robot cannot be found in the network, reboot the robot and router, force close the iRobot HOME App, and retry the Wi-Fi setup process. If the problem persists, check your Wi-Fi settings on your router to confirm they are compatible with the Wi-Fi setup process.
Can I pick up Roomba and move it?
If you pick up Roomba and manually move it to another location, it may have difficulty finding its Home Base. For best results, allow Roomba to complete its cleaning cycle without interruption. to ensure the Home Base has been installed in an optimal location.
How long does a Roomba take to wake up?
At the end of a cleaning job or when the battery is running low, Roomba® returns to the Home Base® to recharge. Note: Sometimes it can take up to one (1) minute for the robot to wake up if it has been fully drained. The light ring on the robot will swirl, and then a tone will play to signify Roomba® is fully awake.
Is my Roomba Wi-Fi enabled?
Not all Roomba models are WiFi connected so make sure you have the right model before you attempt this process. The WiFi connected models are; Roomba 690, Roomba 890, Roomba 960 and Roomba 980. You can also check your product manual for information on whether it can be connected to WiFi.
How do I reset my Roomba?
Press and hold HOME and SPOT Clean buttons on your robot for 10 seconds. When the button is released, Roomba will play the reboot tone.
How do I reset my Roomba Wi-Fi?
Factory reset on a Wi-Fi Connected Roomba®
e Series Robots: Press and Hold the Home and Spot Clean and CLEAN button down for 20 seconds then release. 900 Series Robots: Press and Hold the Dock and Spot Clean and CLEAN button down until all LEDs illuminate.
Can you use a Roomba without Wi-Fi?
The Roomba vacuum can be run without an internet connection. The things that will not be possible are the remote capability to set up a schedule and see the reports of past runs.
Where is the best place to put my Roomba dock?
- At least >1.5 ft (0.5 m>) on each side of the Home Base®.
- At least >4 ft (1.2 m>) in front of the Home Base®, with no furniture such as tables or chairs within this area.
- At least >4 ft (1.2 m>) between the Home Base® and any stairs.
- At least >8 ft (2.4 m>) from Virtual Wall® barriers.
How does Roomba go room to room?
The Roomba will travel to each room with a beacon and vacuum it until the whole room has been cleaned. Most newer models come with 2 of these beacons, but you can buy more of them if you so choose. At the same time, many Roombas also come with virtual wall barriers.
How do I get my Roomba to go to a different room?
If you want to add areas to your Smart Map, run a Select All clean from the New Job button or a Mapping Run to allow your robot to access all the areas of the floor. After the job, your Clean Map will highlight “New Space Found.” Your Smart Map should also automatically update with the new space.