“Elios4you” App / Initial configuration / Android

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 password)

If you experience some problems during the inizial configuration wizard using an Android 8 device, please consult this guide.

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 device ID code printed on the Elios4you label. You can insert either the 5-digit code or the 8-alphanumeric digit code. → Next

6) Wait for the procedure 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 → Next

7) Select the local Wi-Fi network to which you want to connect the Elios4you device. A green ✓ symbol near the Wi-Fi network name will be shown for confirmation. → Next

8) Enter device ID code, printed on the Elios4you label. You can insert either the 5-digit code or the 8-alphanumeric digit code → Next

9) Verify Wi-Fi signal quality → Next

10) Enter the Wi-Fi password → Next

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