SmartThings Support

Set up and connect the SmartThings Outlet


Connect the SmartThings Outlet to control lights, electronics, and small appliances from anywhere, or set them to turn on and off at different times of the day.

Note: The SmartThings Outlet also works as a repeater for other Zigbee devices.

If you're unsure about which version of the SmartThings Outlet you own, click here.

  • SmartThings app
  • SmartThings Classic app

Connect the SmartThings Outlet


In the SmartThings app:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Plus (+) icon and select Device
  2. Select SmartThings, touch Outlet, and then Outlet (IM6001-OTP)
  3. Touch Start
  4. Choose a Hub for the device
  5. Choose a Room for the device and touch Next
  6. While the Hub searches:
    1. Plug the Outlet into a wall socket
    2. Scan the code on the back of the device

Requires a SmartThings Hub or compatible device with SmartThings Hub functionality.


How to connect the SmartThings Outlet in the SmartThings Classic app

Follow the instructions below or consult the Outlet’s Quick-Start Guide at the bottom of this article.

In the SmartThings Classic mobile 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, plug the outlet into a wall socket 


Reset the SmartThings Outlet


If the SmartThings Outlet didn't connect to the Hub when you removed the pull-tab, reset and connect the device manually. To do this:

  1. Hold the connect button for five (5) seconds
  2. Release the button when the LED flashes blue 3 times
  3. The LED will blink red and green while attempting to connect
  4. Use the SmartThings app and steps detailed above to reconnect your Outlet.

For more information about compatibility, detailed product information, and technical specifications, visit our Works With SmartThings page here.



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