Smart watering once a week?

Andrea D.
Updated at 2019-08-22 05:51:16 UTC 

Hello there,

I'm new to netro and I tried to setup smart watering but the data I provided it will do it just once a week. 

How is it possible? Is it safe to water just once a week? 

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Internet connection problems

danadcock
Updated at 2019-08-20 14:07:11 UTC 
Topic: General
I have had a lot of trouble with losing netro's connection with internet. My old router failed so I replaced it with an expensive mesh wifi system which provides wonderful service to everything I have tried to connect except my Netro! I have now discovered that it will not work with anything but 2.4 GHz wifi. The new wifi does not provide 2.4 connection. Is there a workaround for this? Or do I have to throw out my new state-of-the-art $400 5 GHz wifi to get my somewhat obsolete $100 Netro to work?
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Why water twice a day?

Ron White
Updated at 2019-08-19 19:05:12 UTC 
My 2nd watering cycle on even numbered days is during the highest heat of the day and it’s burning my shrubs in zone 4.  Why not once a day in evening hours for good soaking?
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Introducing the Referral Program

Netro Support
Updated at 2019-08-19 01:20:39 UTC 

To the Netro community:


We are pleased to launch the Netro Referral Program. You can earn reward points when your friends become Netro customers!


1.Invite your friends to join Netro using your unique link


2.Your friends get a discount or reward points

Your friends enjoy 10% off their first orders or $10 credits toward their first subscriptions.


3.Get your reward points and repeat to earn more

You will earn reward points* equivalent in value to the discounts or credits given to your friends.




*Reward points: for every US dollar your friends spend on their first orders you will earn 10 points ($0.1). You will earn 1000 points ($10) for every friend who chooses to subscribe. There are 3 ways to redeem the reward points:


1. Use the reward points to purchase Netro products at netrohome.com (100 points = 1 US dollar)

2. Use the reward points to pay for your subscription fee at netrohome.com (100 points = 1 US dollar)

3. Withdraw the reward points to your PayPal account (200 points = 1 US dollar)

Your reward points will never expire.


You can check more info about Netro's Referral Program here https://netrohome.com/shop/refer


Netro Inc



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Drain

Moe
Updated at 2019-08-17 23:31:13 UTC 

Hi. 

We r in Toronto canada and we have extremely cold winter , every year we are asking expert to come and drain the water from the system. I would like to know can i do same with running cycle or still i have to ask expert to come and drain the system?

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Feature Request: API

cjmulk2
Updated at 2019-08-17 03:18:34 UTC 
Would it be possible to publish your API? I (and I'm guessing many others) would like to be able to integrate Netro into tools like Home Assistant
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Rainfall correction

cjmulk2
Updated at 2019-08-17 03:15:16 UTC 
Topic: General
Feature request: On the discover screen, please allow rainfall correction further back than yesterday and allow setting the correct rainfall amount to zero. (Lowest it goes currently is 0.1). 
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Alexa skill

Tony D.
Updated at 2019-08-16 23:42:33 UTC 

Hi,

I have searched the Netro skill in the Italian Amazon market but wasn’t able to find it.

What do I need to search for?

Thank you

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Zones Shut Off But Show Running in App

Kirk Davis
Updated at 2019-08-16 02:54:33 UTC 

Having a problem since upgrade of the app. Doesn't seem possible unless the main unit updated as well. Valves close within a few minutes of being activated by manual start, or programmed schedule. Have not test with smart watering disabled, but it happens on manual starts, so not sure that is even a variable. The Zone still shows as actively watering in the application. If you submit a stop  action by pressing the red square,then restart, via the sideways triangle, the zone will come back on again. However, it shortly shuts back off, while still showing the zone as being actively watered. This is happening across all four of my zones. Curiously, if you unplug the controller after the valve shuts off, but the app still shows it watering, wait a bit, and then plugit back int-the zone comes backon shortly after reboot.


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Whisperers firmware update

Alfonso Olias Sanz
Updated at 2019-08-15 16:25:53 UTC 
Topic: General
When is it going to be released?
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Zones run at the same time

Rich Christenson
Updated at 2019-08-15 11:05:09 UTC 

When I started running a scheduled daily program in conjunction with smart watering selected, for some reason zones will run at the same time.

Am I doing something wrong?  I have a one minute delay in my zones and when I didn’t have the program running the zones would run independently.


When I open the app while the two zones are running, it only displays one zone running.  I’m super confused.

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Removing plant sensor

Alessia
Updated at 2019-08-14 20:41:19 UTC 
Topic: General

Hello, how can i remove the plant sensor which i added for error?

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One day restriction

Lou Infeld
Updated at 2019-08-12 21:49:14 UTC 
My street is being paved one day next week.  I was told not to water my front lawn on that date.  The closest thing that the Netro app can do is restrict watering every day starting on that date.  There doesn’t seem to be a way of not watering on a specific date.
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Unexpected smart schedule

Tony D.
Updated at 2019-08-12 09:35:56 UTC 

Hi,

I set up a sprite connected to a whisperer. In the smart scheduling I see that my two zones would be watered in the following way the next day:

- zone 1: 6:00 16 min.

- zone 2: 6:17 15 min.

- zone 1: 6:46 16 min.

- zone 2: 7:02: 15 min.

I have 1 minute delay between each watering.

What I see the next morning is only the first two waterings made but not the second. Specifically:

- zone 1: 6:00 16 min.

- zone 2: 6:17 15 min.

I'm worried that my lawn is missing water since these days we are having the hottest days of summer (41 Celsius).

My whisperer now (11:23 AM august 12th) reads 0 lux, 23 C, 89% topsoil and 72% subsoil for zone 1 and 70% for zone 2. The whisperer is connected both to zone 1 and zone 2 so I don't know why I get different subsoil readings.

Immediately below I see "Moisture" "All day" both for zone 1 and zone 2. Could you please explain this behavior?

It would be nice if you could provide a blog post with all combinations of possibilities and related meanings.

UPDATE

In the web application I have found "User" in the restriction column searching. In the iOS app the only restriction I found to be activated could be the "Moisture to skip watering" in the watering adjustment for the whisperer sensor which is set to 80%.


Thank you in advance,

Tony  

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Scheduling ( Two Smart watering levels; Smart disabled)

Netro Support
Updated at 2019-08-12 08:29:21 UTC 

There are 2 different levels of Netro’s smart watering you can choose(Go to Settings->Zones->Smart Zone)


 1. Smart watering: Level advanced

This is the default setting of smart watering. In this level, your zones will be watered automatically by Netro with smart schedules.

Netro will do everything for you, you do not need to set up the program/schedule.

Netro will skip smart watering and programs when there is large amount of rain(>0.2inch/ 5.08 mm) or watering regulations and manual restrictions.

You can inspect the Smart schedules in the calendar view. They are with the blue water-drop icons.

 

 

2.Smart watering: Level basic

In this level, no smart schedule will be generated. You will need to add programs manually (go to Settings->Programs to add programs) and Netro will skip programs when there is large amount of rain(>0.2inch/ 5.08 mm) or watering regulations.

 If you do not want smart zone schedule to override your own programmed schedule, you can set up the Smart Zone level from Advanced to Basic, which only skip rainning days for your programmed schedule.

Please note when smart zone is enabled, your local regulations will automatic override your own program if there is any conflict. So when you set up your own program watering time, please do not conflict with your local Regulations if there is any. To check up regulations, please go to Settings->Regulations.

 

 

3.Smart-zone feature disabled

If you want to create your own programs and turn off smart zone feature and rain delay feature, go to Settings->Zones->Smart Zone and toggle the enable button. When the smart zone is disabled, the system will strictly follow the user program to water the zones. There is no intelligence here. Netro will not skip your schedules when there is rain. Regulation feature will not be in effect as well.




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Update application

Anyhony Harwood
Updated at 2019-08-11 11:58:55 UTC 
How do you update application already installed
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Spanish translation

Juan P
Updated at 2019-08-10 21:48:16 UTC 

Hi

I bought a netro Sprite controller and have been using the app for a couple of weeks now. I find the Spanish translation quite bad. Looks like a direct Google translation. 

I can help you in the translation if you want. Feel free to ask me for help if you want.


I would also love to be able to integrate netro with Google home. Currently I can't find it in my Google home app because of the lack of Spanish translation. I can help you with that if you want.


Apart from the Spanish translation problems, I think you have a great app and devices. Congratulations!

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Zip code

Cosmin Marius
Updated at 2019-08-10 11:09:29 UTC 
Hi, how do I change the zip code from my netro app? Thank you
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Suport MQTT? Suport REST API?

Sergio Albarran Rebull
Updated at 2019-08-09 14:25:13 UTC 


I'm thinking of buying Netro Sprite, but I have some questions ...

Suport MQTT? 

Suport REST API?

any plans to integrate with Home Assistant?


Thanks in advance...

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Netro on Apple Watch

Netro Support
Updated at 2019-08-07 06:39:26 UTC 

To the Netro community:


We recently have launched an update for the Netro app on App Store. In the newest iOS version (2.3.0) of the app, Apple Watch is now supported.

In the watch app, users will be able to check the status of the device, the weather data, zone status and view watering schedules in the next 7 days.



Please feel free to explore other new and exciting features that we just added (also available on Android) : 

1.Support Weather Underground PWS

(Settings->Controller->Weather Provider)


2.Rainfall adjustment

(Please go to the Discover page and tap the "+" button on the upper right corner,  select "Correct Rainfall")


3.Enable plant sensors to monitor multiple zones

( Settings->Sensors, select a sensor, go to Zones and select the zones you would like to monitor)

Regards,

Netro Support




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