Watch this video. Follow along in your own setup.
By the end, everything should be working for you.
INSTRUCTIONS REFERENCED IN VIDEO
1) Ignore everything in the kit. These instructions are where it's at.
2) Get an invitation email from the bots_alive team.
3) Follow invitation instructions to get the iPhone bots_alive app. iPad not fully supported.
4) All further instructions are on the app.
• If you want help now, call Brad: 512-542-3333.• The rectangular remote control has no real purpose in our product.• Batteries are charged and ready to go. The 3 batteries in the kit are spares for the Hexbug Spider.• IR blaster blinks blue when commanding robot.• The robot will put itself to sleep after inactivity to save its batteries. If robot is on and IR blaster blinks blue, but the robot isn't moving, turn the bot off and then back on.