Home Auto Manual large NEWEST 4/24/03 3:40 PM Page 2 General Safety Rules WARNING: Read and understand all instructions. Failure to follow all instructions listed below may result in electric shock, fire and/or serious personal injury. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAUTION: To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not disassemble any parts. No user-serviceable parts are inside. If you spill liquid on a unit, disconnect the unit from the AC outlet to prevent possible fire or shock hazard and consult authorized service personnel.
Getting familiar with your home automation kit. The MESSENGER HUB is the brain of the Freewire system. When it is plugged into an AC outlet it has the ability to receive Radio Frequency (RF) signals from the remotes and the ability to send messages through existing house wiring to all receivers that are dialed to the same house code.
MESSENGER HUB. The function of the HOUSE CODE is to prevent interference from another FREEWIRE system. If at any time, you experience interference with another system please choose another setting for your HOUSE CODE A - P. The letter selected must be the same on all RECEIVERS and the MESSENGER HUB.
Home Auto Manual large NEWEST 4/24/03 3:40 PM Page 5 Step by step instruction to operate the INDOOR REMOTE: A Quick Note before You Set Up the INDOOR REMOTE: WARNING: For indoor use only. Open door to the INDOOR REMOTE to expose the colored dial shown in Figure 3. The numbers and colors on the INDOOR REMOTE's dial match the numbers and colors on the MESSENGER HUB and LAMP RECEIVERS.
RECEIVER. Figure 9 depicts activating LAMP RECEIVER set to Yellow 8. NOTE: Lamps connected to LAMP RECEIVERS can still be controlled by the lamps switch. Remember that lamp switch must be turned on in order for the lamp to be controlled by the Freewire system. MOOD 1...
Home Auto Manual large NEWEST 4/24/03 3:40 PM Page 7 Step by step operating instructions for the BULB RECEIVER A Quick Note before You Set Up the BULB RECEIVERs: The BULB RECEIVER can be used indoors and outdoors. WARNING: To keep rain out when used outdoors, mount the BULB RECEIVER in the orientation shown in Figure 10. Unlike LAMP and APPLIANCE RECEIVERS the BULB RECEIVER does not have any code wheels.
Home Auto Manual large NEWEST 4/24/03 3:40 PM Page 8 Step by step instruction to developing MOOD SETTINGS A Quick Note before You Program the Mood Settings: In the Lamp Receiver section you learned how to set up individual LAMP RECEIVERs. These LAMP RECEIVERs are turned on and off by pressing the appropriate rocker switch that corresponds to the receivers unique UNIT CODE.
Home Auto Manual large NEWEST 4/24/03 3:40 PM Page 9 A Quick Note before You Set Up the KEY CHAIN REMOTE: The KEY CHAIN REMOTE is very convenient for switching on entrance lights while approaching your home. It lets you turn on and off the Receivers that are set to UNIT CODE 1 (RED) and MOOD 1 on your INDOOR REMOTE and activate all Receivers (same as the House button on the INDOOR REMOTE).
CAUTION: Touch activated lamps should not be used with LAMP RECEIVERS or BULB RECEIVERS, damage to lamp may occur. Three way bulbs may be used, however, only one level of brightness can be activated using the Freewire system. To change brightness level you will need to turn the switch at the lamp to the desired level of brightness.