Solar Powered ARC Wind & Sun Sensor - Enabling Sensor Functionality on the Motor

Solar Powered ARC Wind & Sun Sensor - Enabling Sensor Functionality on the Motor

Prior to pairing the wind and sun sensor with a motor, the sensor functionality on the motor must be enabled. 
These are the steps to enable or disable the sensor functionality on Automate Outdoor motors.
Only external motors (FT or AX) can be paired to an wind and sun sensor.
This function is enabled by default.  These instructions show you how to enable and disable it if needed.
The motor must be paired to a controller prior to enable/disable this functionality.
The number of Beeps and Jogs from the motor at the last stage will let you know if it the feature is enabled or disabled.

How to Enable/Disable the Wind and Sun Sensor Functionality


 











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