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Favourites

Favourites let you instantly access your favourite devices and Routines. You can view device status and actuate devices and Routines with a single tap.

To view your Favourites in the mobile app:

  1. Tap the Dashboard

 

Add devices and Routines to your Favourites

  1. Tap the Dashboard
  2. Tap the large star icon to add your first Favourites
    • After you’ve added some Favourites, tap the three dots in the top right then Manage Favourites to add more
  3. Select the devices and Routines you wish to add to your Favourites
  4. Tap Done

 

You can also add devices and Routines to your Favourites from their respective lists within My Home and Automations.

To add devices to Favourites from your Things list:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Select the device you wish to add to Favourites
  3. Select the star icon in the top right

 

To add Routines to Favourites from your Routines list:

  1. Tap Automations
  2. Select the star icon in the top left of the Routine icon

 

Note: Your Favourites are not shared between shared users. Each person can choose their own Favourites and tailor their SmartThings experience to their own individual needs. Learn how to invite people to share your Location here.

 

Trigger your devices and Routines from Favourites

  1. Tap the Dashboard
  2. Under Favourites, tap the device or Routine icon to actuate*

 

*Note: Some devices do not have actions and cannot be actuated, such as motion sensors. Other devices, such as thermostats, may not have a single set action and cannot be actuated from the Favourites section. Instead, tapping these icons will take you to the device details page for more options. You can also tap and hold icons to open the details.

 

Rearrange your Favourites

  1. Tap the Dashboard
  2. Tap the three dots in the top right
  3. Tap Rearrange Dashboard
  4. Tap, drag, and drop the icons to rearrange your Favourites
  5. Tap Done

 

Remove devices and Routines from your Favourites

  1. Tap the Dashboard
  2. Tap the three dots in the top right
  3. Tap Manage Favorites
  4. Deselect the devices and Routines you wish to remove from your Favourites
  5. Tap Done

 

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