SmartThings Support

How to connect Aeotec MultiSensors

The Aeotec MultiSensor is a battery-powered, all-in-one Z-Wave motion, temperature, humidity, and lighting sensor–rated for both indoor and outdoor use! The MultiSensor 6 is also equipped with a UV sensor.


This article will tell you how to connect the Aeotec MultiSensor with the SmartThings Hub.


To connect the Aeotec MultiSensor Sensor to the SmartThings app

In the SmartThings app:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Plus (+) icon and select Device
  2. Select Aeotec and touch Motion sensor
  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, press the button once


To reset the Aeotec MultiSensor

If the Aeotec MultiSensor was not detected, you may need to reset, or “exclude,” the device before it can successfully connect with the SmartThings Hub. To do this in the SmartThings app:

  1. From the Home screen, touch Menu (Menu icon), and select Devices
  2. Touch the Hub and select More Options (More Options menu icon)
  3. Touch Z-Wave Utilities and select Z-Wave exclusion
  4. When prompted, press the button once

When the app indicates that the device was successfully removed from SmartThings, follow the instructions above to connect the Aeotec MultiSensor.



File Size
MultiSensor_Gen5_Manual.pdf 400 KB
MultiSensor_6_Manual.pdf 600 KB
MultiSensor_Manual.pdf 6 MB