Phone Error Message – Connected No internet

Some Android devices have a setting that can prevent from connecting to a hot spot without internet access. If you get this error code while trying to connect to a Rain Bird Controller then this setting needs to be changed. On some phones it can be found here: “Settings/WiFi/Advanced/Avoid bad Wi-Fi connections” Different Android devices may have a different path. Once the Rain Bird Controller is connected this setting can be turned back on.

Lock Out

The encrypted password in the Rain Bird mobile app for this timer does not match the encrypted password in the timer and the user attempted to connect with the wrong password more than 3 times. This locks out the timer from being accessed remotely for 15 minutes.

Manual Time Out

Establishing communication to the timer timed out. It attempted to connect to the timer; however, the timer did not respond within an expected amount of time. Try again, as in most cases, congested network connections can cause this to occur.

Controller is Busy

If you receive this message when attempting to connect to the timer, this means another smart device is currently accessing the device. Only one mobile device can connect remotely to the timer at a time.