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Fox&Summit®, A Simpler Smart Home Solution, today introduced a new smart device, the Wi-Fi® Pull Cord Sensor (FS-PCS200), that allows friends and family to be notified whenever a loved one needs assistance at home. The new smart sensor expands the company’s growing range of security sensors, smart plugs, and smart lighting and builds upon its goal of a simpler, connected home experience for the consumer.
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Fox&Summit® introduced today A Simpler Smart Home Solution for those safeguarding their home from potentially costly water damage – the new Wi-Fi Water Leak Sensor (FS-WLS200). The water detection device from Fox&Summit® expands its growing range of security sensors, smart plugs, and smart lighting that encourages a simpler, connected home experience.
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So, you’ve got an amazing Whole-Home Wi-Fi system from Netgear, called “Orbi”. We’ll be the first to admit, it is a pretty amazing system. You might have gone through our instructions in the Quick Start Guide several times, gone through the pairing process, wondering what’s going wrong.

We know that is frustrating, especially when you are trying to get your favorite Fox&Summit® products up and running so you can go off on vacation. We found that there are a few Wi-Fi routers or modem-router combos that give our products a bit of trouble, but only during pairing. Fortunately, there is a very simple workaround that will get you up and running in less than 5 minutes.

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