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Offline jeubanks

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Re: New Vera Plus bricked?
« Reply #15 on: March 10, 2018, 02:58:24 pm »
I feel I got lucky today.  I pulled my second Vera Plus unit out of the box and set it up.  Went smoothly without any problems.  I feel very lucky.

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Re: New Vera Plus bricked?
« Reply #16 on: March 10, 2018, 05:27:12 pm »
I?m back up and running. Old and new devices added back in, Static IP addy restored. (Didn?t have to remove the wall switch from the wall to pair it either.  :) )

Offline RichieB

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Re: New Vera Plus bricked?
« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2018, 07:50:50 pm »
so its not truely bricked i thought i bricked mine a few times but u may have to try the factory reset a few times - that what eventually worked for me - i just kept on attmting a factory reset and eventually it came back up

Offline markcm

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Re: New Vera Plus bricked?
« Reply #18 on: December 25, 2018, 08:32:26 pm »
I just purchased what I presume is a new old stock veraplus to upgrade my vera edge. I thought it was a new brick although after a few hours and several incremental updates it looks like it is alive.

I will say from the user's perspective, VERA could do a better job making it more clear what is going on. This veraplus was unresponsive for quite some time and there weren't may prompts like "please wait", I was pretty sure it was toast but after several updates and at least 2 hours, all seems fine.

If you happen to buy a new old stock VERA, plug it in, go to www.home.getvera.com (hopefully it will see you device, follow the prompts which will likely include a comment about updating and once the process starts, be patient and check on it every half hour or so. I did a reset or two which I'm not sure were necessary; I may have been a little impatient.