How to Connect Lennox One Cloud: A Comprehensive Guide

Connecting your Lennox One Cloud to your home’s Wi-Fi network is a straightforward process that can be completed in a few simple steps. This comprehensive guide will walk you through the entire setup process, from downloading the Lennox Smart Thermostat app to integrating your Lennox One Cloud with your Control4 smart home system.

Download and Install the Lennox Smart Thermostat App

  1. Download the App: Begin by downloading the Lennox Smart Thermostat app from either the Apple App Store or Google Play Store, depending on your mobile device’s operating system.
  2. Launch the App: Once the app is installed, launch it on your mobile device.
  3. Select Sign Up: On the app’s main screen, select the “Sign Up” option to create a new Lennox account.

Create a Lennox Account

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  1. Allow Access to Photos and Media: When prompted, allow the app to access your device’s photos and media, as this is required if you plan to upload a photo for the thermostat’s screensaver.
  2. Allow Access to Location: Also, allow the app to access your device’s location, as this is necessary for the “Smart Away” feature to function properly.
  3. Enter Account Details: Fill in the required account details, including your first name, last name, phone number, email address, and password. Verify your email address and password as prompted.
  4. Enable Email Updates: Enable the “Email Updates” option to receive important notifications and updates from Lennox.
  5. Agree to EULA: Review and agree to the Lennox End User Licensing Agreement (EULA).
  6. Complete Sign Up: Tap the “Sign Up” button at the bottom of the screen to finalize the account creation process.

Connect the Lennox One Cloud to Wi-Fi

  1. Log In to Your Account: After creating your Lennox account, log in to the app using your newly created credentials.
  2. Allow Location Access: When prompted, select “Allow access to your location all the time” to enable the “Smart Away” feature.
  3. Connect to Wi-Fi: To connect your Lennox One Cloud thermostat to your home’s Wi-Fi network, navigate to the “Menu > Settings > Wi-Fi > Wi-Fi network” section. The thermostat will automatically search for available Wi-Fi networks in your area.
  4. Select Your Wi-Fi Network: From the list of available networks, select your home’s Wi-Fi network and enter the corresponding password.
  5. Confirm Connection: Once the thermostat is connected to your Wi-Fi network, the app will confirm the successful connection.

Integrate with Control4 (Optional)

  1. Ensure Compatible Control4 System: To integrate your Lennox One Cloud with a Control4 smart home system, make sure your Control4 System OS version is 2.10.6 or later and that you have valid Control4 account credentials.
  2. Contact Control4 Dealer: To download and install the necessary driver for your Control4 system, you must contact your local Control4 dealer directly.
  3. Generate Pin: After completing the integration process, generate a unique 5-digit pin number by selecting the “Generate Pin” option at the bottom of the app’s screen. This pin will be used to add your new thermostat to your user account.

Technical Specifications and Compatibility

The Lennox One Cloud, specifically the iComfort®S30 Smart Thermostat, is compatible with the following Lennox equipment:

  • Lennox iComfort®-enabled furnaces: SLP98V, SL280V, and EL296V
  • Lennox iComfort®-enabled air handlers: CBX40UHV and CBX32MV

Additionally, the iComfort®S30 can be used with the Equipment Interface Module (EIM) to work with almost any system, including Lennox-brand non-communicating equipment and most other brands of heating and cooling systems.

The iComfort®S30 Smart Thermostat offers advanced features such as Smart Away, which automatically adjusts the temperature when you’re away from home, and Allergen Defender, which monitors the air quality and adjusts the fan speed to clean the air. The thermostat also has a touchscreen display, voice control, and integration with popular smart home platforms like Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple HomeKit.

Unique Considerations

To ensure a seamless connection process, it is crucial to have a stable and high-speed internet connection. A weak or unstable internet connection may cause delays or errors during the setup process. Additionally, ensure that your mobile device is fully charged or connected to a power source during the setup process to avoid any interruptions.

Reference Links

  1. Lennox Smarter Together FAQ
  2. Lennox iComfort Support FAQ
  3. Lennox iComfort Wi-Fi Homeowners Manual
  4. Lennox iComfort S30 Installation Manual and Setup Guide
  5. Lennox One Cloud Setup Video