How to Set an Alarm on an iHome

By Kenneth W. Michael Wills

iHome, a division of SDI Technologies, manufacturers a range of iPod clock radios that allow customers to charge their iPod, listen to the radio, and as well, to use the device as an alarm clock. The range of devices manufactured by iHome varies considerably among features offered. However, each device has similar instructions for setting the alarm, whether for a dual or a single alarm.

Step 1

Press the “Alarm 1” or the “Alarm 2” button if equipped, and wait for the alarm time to flash on the display. Press the “right” or “left” arrow keys that adjust the time forward or backwards.

Step 2

Push the “Alarm 1” or the “Alarm 2” button and then utilize the arrow keys to set the frequency of the alarm, such as weekdays.

Step 3

Press the “Alarm 1” or the “Alarm 2” button and continue with the arrows keys to change the source such as your iPod or the radio.

Step 4

Press the “Alarm 1” or the “Alarm 2” button again and use the arrow keys to adjust your volume.

Step 5

Push the “Alarm 1” or the “Alarm 2” button one last time to confirm your settings and to exit the alarm mode.

Tips & Warnings

  • Take note of the "PM" indicator when setting your device's time and alarm, to make sure the alarm will sound at the proper time.