How do I Add Device to SmartThings app? (Hong-Kong version)

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020
Before Starting

Please check whether the model is supported by SmartThings or not.

1 Launch the Navigation menu and select [ Supported devices]
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*The covered area is an email address and the account name.

2 Select a category
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3 Check whether your model is on the list or not.
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Adding a device

Connecting Automatically

When you launch the SmartThings app, it will automatically search for household appliances that can connect to SmartThings and display a pop-up message on the screen. To add discovered devices, tap [Add now] and follow the instructions on the next page to connect the device.

1 Tap [ Add now]
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2 Select a location
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3 Select a room
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4 Register the device to your Samsung account
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5 Edit the device name
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6 Device registration has been completed.
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Connecting Manually

Please select the category and model name of the device you wish to connect, and follow the instructions on the next page.

1 Tap [ Add device]
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2 Select a category
3 Continue connecting the device
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Connecting Manually (connecting using Scan)

You can connect a device discovered with Scan.

1 Tap [ Add device]
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2 Tap [ Scan]
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3 Select a device
4 Select a location
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How to Configure AP for Device

※ What is a Soft-AP (Software-enabled Access Point)?
This is a wireless AP feature created by software which appears when searching for Wi-Fi devices, e.g. hotspots, tethering, etc.


Manually add device → You can check how to configure the AP for a particular device by tapping on it.

1 Tap [ Add device]
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2 Select a category
3 How to set up AP
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- Each device must be connected to Wi-Fi or other wireless network.
- For interoperability through SmartThings, all the devices should be registered with a single Samsung Account.
- Available technology, functions, and features may vary by country, service provider, network environment, or product, and are subject to change without notice.
- Please find 'Works with SmartThings' logo on the product or product package.
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- Device and screen images simulated for illustrative purposes.
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