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How to Setup Smart Recovery ecobee Smart Thermostat

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Introduction

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1 Toggle Smart Recovery

The ecobee smart thermostat can determine the best time to start heating or cooling your home so that it's always the right temperature at the right time. It can learn from your heating and cooling patterns, the performance of your equipment and the effects of weather on your home. This is achieved with the Smart Recovery feature.

To Toggle Smart Recovery On or Off

  1. Press Menu on the main screen.
    Menu icon highlighted on ecobee screen.
  2. Go to Settings.
    Settings option highlighted in ecobee menu.
  3. Then go to Preferences.
    Preferences option highlighted in ecobee settings.
  4. Select the Smart Recovery feature you wish to toggle:
    • Heating Smart Recovery
    • Cooling Smart Recovery
    Smart Recovery options highlighted in ecobee preferences.
  5. Then select Enable or Disable.
    Toggle options highlighted for Smart Recovery features in ecobee preferences.

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In This Guide
ecobee.

The ecobee smart thermostat can determine the best time to start heating or cooling your home so that it's always the right temperature at the right time. It can learn from your heating and cooling patterns, the performance of your equipment and the effects of weather on your home. This is achieved with the Smart Recovery feature.

To Toggle Smart Recovery On or Off

  1. Press Menu on the main screen.
    Menu icon highlighted on ecobee screen.
  2. Go to Settings.
    Settings option highlighted in ecobee menu.
  3. Then go to Preferences.
    Preferences option highlighted in ecobee settings.
  4. Select the Smart Recovery feature you wish to toggle:
    • Heating Smart Recovery
    • Cooling Smart Recovery
    Smart Recovery options highlighted in ecobee preferences.
  5. Then select Enable or Disable.
    Toggle options highlighted for Smart Recovery features in ecobee preferences.