Rooms allows you to intuitively group your connected devices according to where they are located in your home. Set your favourite or most-used device as the Room’s featured device, giving you its readings and rich controls in one convenient place.

 

 

 

 

 

 

To access Rooms:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Rooms

 

To add a Room:

From the Rooms view:

  1. Tap Add a Room. (If you already have Rooms, this will appear at the bottom of your Rooms list)
  2. Tap Give your Room a name (e.g., Kitchen)
  3. Tap Set Room Image to assign a photo
  4. Tap Add Devices to your Room
  5. Check the boxes beside the connected devices you wish to add to the Room
  6. Tap Done
  7. Tap Done again

This completes creation of your new Room. Access a Room at any time by returning to the main Rooms view and tapping an individual Room.

 

What you can do in a Room:

Tap on a Room to monitor and scroll through its connected devices. Under Right Now, directly interact with your devices with a single click—simply tap the button to the right of a device’s name to turn a light on or off, lock or unlock a door, play or pause audio, etc. Tap on the device’s name to see more details about the device.

The featured device’s controls and readings appear in a prominent tile at the top of the Room.

The Recently view shows a list of recent activity, readings, and events for the devices in that Room and when activity occurred.

 

To edit a Room:

Change a Room’s name, photo, and connected devices by tapping the gear icon . This also allows you to remove a Room.

  1. Tap to select a Room
  2. Within the Room, tap the gear icon

 

To remove a Room:

To remove or delete a Room:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Rooms
  3. Tap to select a Room
  4. Within the Room, tap the gear icon
  5. Scroll down and tap Remove
  6. Confirm removal (this cannot be undone)

 

To assign a featured device:

A featured device has a prominent tile at the top of a Room with rich controls and multiple readings. To assign a featured device:

  1. Tap to select a Room
  2. Tap the gear icon
  3. Tap the star next to a device in that Room
  4. Tap Done

If you previously assigned a featured device and would like to change your selection, simply repeat the steps above and tap the star next to a different device. The app will automatically deselect your previous selection in favour of your new choice.

 

To add or edit devices in a Room:

  1. From within a Room, tap the gear icon
  2. You have the following options:
    • To remove a device from Devices in this Room, tap the red minus sign beside the device
    • To add a device to a Room, tap Add Devices to Room at the bottom (Note: a device can only be assigned to one Room at a time, so only devices not assigned to any Rooms will appear in this list). Tap the desired devices and tap Done. The devices will then move to the Devices in this Room list
  3. Tap Done in the upper right to save any changes made to the Room

Rearrange the order of devices in a Room by tapping the gear icon . Tap and hold the button to the right of a device, then drag the device. Release when the device is in the desired position. Tap Done to save any changes.

 

Additional options:

To rearrange the order of Rooms:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Rooms
  3. Tap the gear icon
  4. Tap and hold the button to the far right of a Room, then drag the Room
  5. Release when the Room is in the desired position
  6. Tap Done

And that’s the long and short of Rooms. Now you know how to make your virtual Rooms as cosy and organised as your real-life home.

 

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