SmartThings Support

Set up and connect the SmartThings Cam


For more information about the SmartThings Cam and SmartThings Video, view the SmartThings Video + SmartThings Cam FAQ.

Connect the SmartThings Cam

In the SmartThings app:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the Plus (+) icon and select Device
  2. Select SmartThings and touch Camera
  3. Touch Start
  4. Plug the SmartThings Cam into an outlet and wait for the light to blink amber
  5. Wait for the SmartThings Cam to connect to SmartThings
  6. Choose a Location for the device
  7. Choose a Room for the device and touch Next
  8. Scan the QR code on the back of the SmartThings Cam
  9. The camera will "click" when it successfully connects 


Reset the SmartThings Cam

If the SmartThings Cam didn't connect, it may need to be reset. To do this:

  1. Press and hold the reset button
  2. Release the button when the light blinks blue 3 times
  3. The camera will "click" when it successfully resets