Using the Furhat robot

Accessing Furhat robot

Accessing your Furhat requires it to be connected with a LAN cable or connected through WIFI.

Connecting to the robot through LAN-cable

  1. Plug in a LAN cable and a USB keyboard
  2. Press CTRL+I to show the setup dialog on Furhat's face, with Furhat's IP-address shown
  3. Press CTRL+X to close the dialog window
  4. Enter the IP in a browser on a computer connected to the same network

Connecting to the robot through WIFI

  1. Connect an USB keyboard to the Furhat
  2. Press CTRL+I to show the setup dialog on Furhat's face
  3. Select Connect to WLAN, select your WIFI-network and press enter
  4. Enter your password and press enter again
  5. Once connected, you will see the IP of the Furhat. You might have to close the dialog and reopen it again.
  6. Press CTRL+X to close the dialog window
  7. Enter the IP in a browser on a computer connected to the same network

Connecting through WIFI hotspot

  1. Connect an USB keyboard to the Furhat
  2. Press CTRL+I to show the setup dialog on Furhat's face
  3. Select Hosted network and then Create hosted network
  4. Once set up, you will see the IP of the Furhat. You might have to close the dialog and reopen it again.
  5. Connect to the Furhat's WIFI from your computer. The network name is Furhat-XX and the default password is furhatrobotics.
  6. Press CTRL+X to close the dialog window
  7. Enter Furhat's IP in a browser on your computer

Logging in

The default password is admin.

Running skills on robot

See Running a skill on a robot