How to Change the Advanced Settings for Your Power Strip in Vera
We've introduced a lot of cool advanced options in this upgraded version of the Power Strip.
You'll be able to adjust a variety of reporting frequencies, on/off status after power failure, overload protections, and auto on/off timers (among others!). Here's how to how to adjust the parameter settings:
1. Open your Vera online interface (the browser dashboard, not the app)
2. Click on the Power Strip
3. Go to Device Options
4. Click on Add configuration settings
5. Put in the following (for example):
To change on/off status recovery after power failure:
- Variable = 1
- Data Size = 1 byte dec
- Desired Value = [0 – Power Strip remembers the status for each outlet prior to power outage and turns back to it (default); 1 – Power Strip automatically turns ON for each outlet once power is restored (it does not remember the status prior to power outage); 2 – Power Strip automatically turns OFF each outlet once power is restored (it does not remember the status prior to power outage)]
6. Click on Save Changes
Have questions about your Power Strip's advanced options? Let us know!