“Elios4you” App / Initial configuration for iOS device

The initial configuration wizard allows you to enable a smartphone or tablet to manage the Elios4you system and set the correct parameters.

Warning: start the app configuration on one device at a time, checking that the “Elios4you” App is off on the other smartphones/tablets already configured.

  • DIRECT MODE: direct connection from smartphone / tablet to Wi-Fi network generated by the Elios4you gateway (typical configuration used to locally monitor the PV system)
  • INDIRECT MODE: connection of your smartphone / tablet to the Elios4you system through the Wi-Fi network to which the Elios4you gateway is connected (typical configuration for monitoring the PV system online, remotely)
  • WPS MODE: connection of the Elios4you system to the home/company’s Wi-Fi network using the WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) feature, available on the majority of the router/access point on the market (this configuration allows users to configure the system for remote monitoring without need to use Wi-Fi network’s password)

Direct mode

1) Start the “Elios4you” App

2) Menu → Start the Configuration Wizard

3) Select “I’ll connect directly to Elios4you” → Next

4) Press the button on the Elios4you gateway for 6 seconds. After some seconds, the red ⚠ LED will start blinking, to notify it is possible to proceed

5) Enter the 8-alphanumeric digit code printed on the Elios4you label → Next

6) Exit the “Elios4you” App, pressing the Home button on your Apple iOS device

7) Go to your iPhone/iPad Wi-Fi settings → Select the Wi-Fi network generated by the Elios4you gateway (for example: E4U-5EA123AG)

8) Use “Paste” command to enter the Wi-Fi network’s password → Join
Note: during the setup wizard, the password has been recorded by the Elios4you system and it is available through the “Paste” command to complete the Wi-Fi connection

9) The ✓ symbol near the Wi-Fi network name confirms that connection has been completed correctly

10) Press the Home button to go back to the “Elios4you” App → Next

11) Wait for the configuration wizard to be completed. The app will show a confirmation message

Indirect mode

1) Start the “Elios4you” App

2) Menu → Start the Configuration Wizard

3) Select “I want to use my Wi-Fi access point” → Next

4) Select “Connection wizard” → Next

5) Read carefully the suggestions → Next

6) Press the button on the Elios4you gateway for 6 seconds.
After some seconds, the red ⚠ LED will start blinking, to notify it is possible to proceed

7) Enter the 8-alphanumeric digit code, printed on the Elios4you label → Next

8) Exit the “Elios4you” App, pressing the Home button on your Apple iOS device

9) Go to your iPhone/iPad Wi-Fi settings → Select the Wi-Fi network generated by the Elios4you gateway (for example: E4U-5EA123AG)

10) Use “Paste” command to enter the Wi-Fi network’s password → Join
Note: during this procedure, the password has been recorded by the Elios4you system and available through the “Paste” command to complete the Wi-Fi connection configuration.

11) The ✓ symbol near the Wi-Fi network name confirms that connection has been completed correctly

12) Press the Home button to go back to the “Elios4you” App → Next

13) On the “Scanning Wi-Fi Networks” page → Select the Wi-Fi network to which you want to connect Elios4you system → Next

14) Enter the Wi-Fi network’s password → Next

15) Wait for the configuration wizard to be completed. The app will show a confirmation message