SmartThings Support

GE Smart Motion Sensor

The GE Smart Motion Sensor (34193) is a Z-Wave motion sensor perfect for keeping an eye on your home. Connect it to SmartThings to monitor the comings and goings in your home and trigger lights, sirens, and more!

  • SmartThings app
  • SmartThings Classic app

Connect the GE Motion Sensor with the SmartThings Hub

During initial connection with the SmartThings Hub, the GE Motion Sensor should be within 15 feet of the Hub. After successful connection, the GE Motion Sensor can then be moved to the desired location.

In the SmartThings mobile app:

  1. From the Dashboard, tap Add device
  2. Android: Tap Add Device Manually
  3. Select Motion sensor
  4. Tap GE Smart Motion Sensor
  5. If you have more than one SmartThings Hub connected, select the Location you would like to add the device to, then tap Done
  6. While the Hub searches, press the button on the device once
    • The blue LED will activate for 3 seconds to confirm when it connects
  7. When the device is discovered, a message will appear that the device was successfully connected to your SmartThings Hub
  8. Tap Edit to rename the device
  9. When finished, tap Done
  10. Tap Done again to confirm

 

Reset/exclude the GE Motion Sensor

If the GE Motion Sensor was not discovered, you may need to reset, or “exclude,” the device before it can successfully connect with the SmartThings Hub. To do this in the SmartThings mobile app:

  1. From the Dashboard, tap on the Devices tab
  2. Tap the Hub
  3. Tap the three dots in the top right
  4. Tap Z-Wave exclusion
  5. Press the button on the device once

After the app indicates that the device was successfully removed from SmartThings, follow the first set of instructions above to connect the GE Motion Sensor.

 

Remove the GE Motion Sensor from SmartThings

If the GE Motion Sensor is connected but not operating as normal, you may need to remove the device and reconnect it with the SmartThings Hub.

To remove the device via the SmartThings app:

  1. From the Dashboard, tap on the Devices tab
  2. Tap the three dots in the top right
  3. Tap Edit
  4. Tap the red minus icon (-) next to the name of the device
  5. Confirm removal (this cannot be undone)
  6. When prompted, perform the exclusion procedure to remove the device from the mobile app and from the SmartThings Hub

 

Connect the GE Motion Sensor in the SmartThings Classic app

During initial connection with the SmartThings Hub, the GE Motion Sensor should be within 15 feet of the Hub. After successful connection, the GE Motion Sensor can then be moved to the desired location.

In the SmartThings Classic app:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Under Things, tap Add a Thing at the bottom of your Things list
  3. The app will say Looking for devices…
  4. While the Hub searches, press the button on the device once
    • The blue LED will activate for 3 seconds to confirm when it connects
  5. When the device is discovered, it will be listed at the top of the screen
  6. Tap the device to rename it and tap Done
  7. When finished, tap Save
  8. Tap Ok to confirm

 

Reset/exclude the GE Motion Sensor

If the GE Motion Sensor was not discovered, you may need to reset, or “exclude,” the device before it can successfully connect with the SmartThings Hub. To do this in the SmartThings Classic app:

  1. Tap the menu (Android) / More (iOS)
  2. Tap the Hub
  3. Tap Z-Wave Utilities
  4. Tap General Device Exclusion
  5. Press the button on the device once

After the app indicates that the device was successfully removed from SmartThings, follow the first set of instructions above to connect the GE Motion Sensor.

 

Remove the GE Motion Sensor from SmartThings

If the GE Motion Sensor is connected but not operating as normal, you may need to remove the device and reconnect it with the SmartThings Hub.

To remove the device via the SmartThings Classic app:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Things
  3. Select the device
  4. Tap the gear icon
  5. Tap Remove
  6. Confirm removal
  7. When prompted, perform the exclusion procedure to remove the device from the mobile app and from the SmartThings Hub

 

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