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You can conserve water by operating your Baseline irrigation controller in a "smart" mode rather than in a timed mode. Unlike traditional irrigation controllers that operate on a timed schedule, a smart controller actively adjusts its watering schedule ba...
If you are a new Baseline customer and you want to configure WeatherAccess(tm), Baseline's weather-based watering with the initial setup of your irrigation controller, you'll need to perform all the steps in the following list. If you already have your ...
* After you have logged into BaseManager, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the page. * In the menu, click ADMINISTRATION. * In the next menu, click MANAGE WEATHER STATIONS. The list shows the weather stations that are connected to Bas...
* Make sure the controller that the weather station is assigned to is displayed in the BaseManager footer. To select a different controller, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the BaseManager page, and then click SITES AND CONTROLLERS. Cont...
* Make sure the controller that the weather station is assigned to is displayed in the BaseManager footer. To select a different controller, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the BaseManager page, and then click SITES AND CONTROLLERS. Cont...
* After you have logged into BaseManager, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the page. * In the menu, click ADMINISTRATION. * In the next menu, click MANAGE WEATHER STATIONS. The list shows the weather stations that are connected to Bas...
* If the calculated runtime is less than 4 minutes, the zone will not water. The Water Time field in the Zone Setup screen and the Runtime field in BaseManager will display zeroes. * If the primary zone has a calculated runtime of less than four minut...
* In the main BaseManager interface, click the MAPS tab, and then navigate to the SITE level. Markers for the weather stations that you have added to BaseManager automatically display on the map. * Click on the weather station marker . The weather sta...
* After you have logged into BaseManager, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the page. * In the menu, click ADMINISTRATION. * In the next menu, click MANAGE WEATHER STATIONS. The list shows the weather stations that are connected to Bas...
NOTE: You must already have controller(s) assigned to a weather station. Refer to Assigning a Weather Station to an Irrigation Controller [http://support.baselinesystems.com/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/201/44/assigning-a-weather-station-...
If you have not added any programs on your BaseStation 1000, refer to Adding a Program [http://support.baselinesystems.com/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/131/38/adding-a-program] in the BaseManager Online Help, or refer to Setting Up Progra...
When you configure a zone to use WeatherAccess, you do not enter minutes in the Water Time field in the Zone Setup screen on the controller. Instead, the time is calculated based on the zone settings, weather, and rainfall data received from BaseManager f...
You can connect to multiple weather stations in BaseManager, but you can only assign one weather station to an irrigation controller. Before you can assign a weather station to an irrigation controller, the weather station must be connected to BaseManag...
Baseline's WeatherAccess(tm) uses real-time weather data from a weather station in your area. Our BaseManager central control platform connects to Weather Underground's weather station network, which enables you to select weather stations close to your ir...
* After you have logged into BaseManager, click the MENU icon in the upper-left corner of the page. * In the menu, click ADMINISTRATION. * In the next menu, click MANAGE WEATHER STATIONS. * Click the FIND A WEATHER STATION link on the Edit Weather...
[https://youtu.be/TR8ivNiTLQg] Watch a short video about updating zone details in BaseManager [https://youtu.be/TR8ivNiTLQg]. * Make sure that the controller that you want to configure zone settings for is displayed in the BaseManager footer. To sele...