When you move your Roomba home base to a new location but still within the same room that your Roomba has mapped out already, it will dock with no issues when next it does a cleaning run from that place. The Roomba will automatically learn the new location and you don’t have to do a thing.
What if I move my Roomba base?
If you pick up Roomba and manually move it to another location, it may have difficulty finding its Home Base. For best results, allow Roomba to complete its cleaning cycle without interruption.
How do I change Roomba base location?
Select the menu in the top right corner of the Clean Map™ Report. Select “Update Smart Map”. Double-check that your Smart Map was updated appropriately. If your updated map did not include all of your previous edits, you would need to edit your map before your Roomba® runs its next cleaning job.
Can you have two home bases for Roomba?
Absolutely! Our Roomba’s are compatible with multiple Home Bases.
How do I reset Roomba when I move?
Press and hold HOME and SPOT Clean buttons on your robot for 10 seconds. When the button is released, Roomba will play the reboot tone.
Can Roomba i3 clean multiple floors?
The Roomba i3 can be used on multiple floors, and will store an internal map of the layout. The map cannot be edited for this model, unlike the i6, i7, or s9 models. 1 of 1 found this helpful.
Can I move my Roomba to another floor?
A. Yes! The Roomba® i7 can remember up to 10 unique floor plans, so you can carry the robot to a different floor or a different home. As long at the robot has mapped the space, it will recognize its location and clean as directed.
How long does it take for Roomba to map your house?
Usually, two to three mapping runs will generate a full and complete home map. If you want your bot to earn its keep by vacuuming while learning, it may take up to five outings before a full map is ready; this depends a bit on the size and layout of your home.
Why does my Roomba keep cleaning the same area?
1 Answer. Diane, this can be caused by dirty or defective bumper sensor as well as dirty cliff sensors. Clean the Roomba with compressed air and “slap” the front bumper. Apparently, the front bumper mechanism can get stuck with any contact with a wall etc.
How does Roomba work on multiple floors?
How Does the Roomba i7 Robot Vacuum Work With Multiple Floors? Whenever you replace the Roomba i7 vacuum to a place it does not recognize, it automatically starts a new map, using its iAdapt 3.0 Navigation system. And after one or two runs of that floor, it will be fully mapped out in the robot’s memory.
Can you buy the Roomba docking station separately?
If you don’t absolutely need it, just go with the Roomba i7. You can always buy the docking station separately later (they are compatible).
How do I teach my Roomba to a new house?
If you want to add areas to your Smart Map, run a Select All clean from the New Job button or a Mapping Run to allow your robot to access all the areas of the floor. After the job, your Clean Map will highlight “New Space Found.” Your Smart Map should also automatically update with the new space.
How do I reset my Roomba for a new house?
Roomba S, I, and 900 series
Press and hold the Home, Spot Clean, and Clean buttons simultaneously. Then, wait for the light ring around the Clean button to begin swirling. Once there’s a light ring, let go of the three buttons. Now, the Roomba will restart, signaling the end of the factory reset process.
How do I turn off Roomba for transport?
For long-term storage, turn off the robot by removing it from the charging station and holding down for 10 seconds. Store the robot in a cool, dry place. Your robot will tell you something is wrong by playing an audio alert and turning the light ring indicator red.