Adjusting a device's power on delay

Power on delay is the amount of time between when a device first powers on and when it will begin responding to commands sent to it. If set too short, Activities may work when switching from one to another, but may not work when starting an Activity. Increase the value to lengthen the time between Harmony turning on the device and when it sends the next command.

Using your remote

Harmony 600/650/700

  1. Press and hold the Help button for 5 seconds.
  2. Select Yes to confirm advanced delay fixing mode.
  3. Select the device to be modified.
  4. Select Change Delay.
  5. Select Power On Delay.
  6. Use the left and right side screen buttons to decrease or increase the value in milliseconds.
  7. Press Done.
Harmony 650 - Change device settings

Harmony Ultimate, Ultimate Home, Ultimate One and Touch

  1. From your Harmony remote, press the MENU icon in the lower right of the screen (three horizontal lines).
  2. Select SETTINGS > DEVICES > DELAY SETTINGS > CHANGE DELAYS.

  3. Harmony Remote - Change device settings
  4. Select the device to be modified.
  5. Select POWER ON.
  6. Use the slider to adjust the power on delay.

  7. Harmony Remote - Fix power on delay

Using the mobile app

  1. From the Harmony app, press MENU.
  2. Select HARMONY SETUP, ADD/EDIT DEVICES & ACTIVITIES, then DEVICES.
  3. Select the device to be modified.

  4. Harmony App - Change device settings
  5. Select FIX DELAY.
  6. Use the slider to adjust the POWER ON DELAY.

  7. Harmony App - Change device settings
  8. Press > in the top right to confirm the changes.

Using the desktop software

  1. Sign in using the MyHarmony desktop software.
  2. Select your remote from the gallery.
  3. Select the Devices tab on the left side of the screen.
  4. Select the device to be modified.
  5. Select Change Device Settings.

  6. MyHarmony - Change device settings
  7. Select Device delay settings and click Next.
  8. Adjust the Power on delay value.

  9. MyHarmony - Change device settings
  10. Select Finish and remember to sync your remote after making any changes.
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