If the map has already been created, click on the Smart Maps button, next, click the floor plan you wish to edit, and then, click on the Room dividers button on the bottom right corner of the Smart Maps screen. You can then add, edit, or remove the dividers in the app for the rooms to more accurately match your home.
How do you modify a Roomba map?
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.
How do you reset Roomba maps?
- Open the iRobot Home App.
- Ensure your mobile device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your Roomba.
- Navigate to SETTINGS.
- Press FACTORY RESET.
- The Roomba will restart to finish the factory reset.
Can I pick up my Roomba and move it to another room?
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. to ensure the Home Base has been installed in an optimal location.
Can you move Roomba base after mapping?
You can move a Roomba base. Your Roomba base location is mapped into the robot to ensure it finds its way back and recharges itself to continue cleaning or retire after cleaning, but nothing says your Roomba can’t find its way back to this base even after it has been moved.
How do I set up my Roomba smart map?
Creating a Map
- Press the Maps icon on the right of the iRobot® HOME app screen.
- Click Activate Smart Maps.
- Click Yes when prompted.
How does Roomba smart mapping work?
Turn the lights on. The technology which allows iRobot® products to create a map is called vSLAM (visual Simultaneous Localization and Mapping). Essentially, as the robot moves around, it looks for unique “landmarks” in your home and remembers where those landmarks are.
Why does my Roomba keep going over the same area?
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. which will make the Roomba back up.
How do I add an area to my Roomba map?
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.
What happens if Roomba misses room?
You may need to clean the sensor. Although the Roomba is supposed to be self-operating, it still needs to be well cared for. You can easily turn the machine over and lightly clean the sensor and brushes either every day or a few times a week, depending on how much you’re cleaning.
Does Roomba remember room layout?
iRobot says the device can remember up to 10 floorplans, meaning you can “kidnap” it, take it to a new place, and it will learn that one, too. (It will also work with Alexa and the Google Assistant, so you should be able to shout at an Echo Dot for the Roomba to clean a specific room you’ve just sullied.)
Can Roomba have two home bases?
Absolutely! Our Roomba’s are compatible with multiple Home Bases.
Can a Roomba clean multiple floors?
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.