How to use my dishwasher (Type 1) with SmartThings?

Last Update date : Dec 18. 2021

Connect your Samsung dishwasher to the SmartThings app and manage your kitchen chores with a simple touch. Through the SmartThings app, you will find the most efficient way to save your time and energy. 

Experience various features with SmartThings

The SmartThings app can be a simple, easy remote controller for your device. To use the various and convenient dishwasher features via the app, connect your Samsung dishwasher to the SmartThings app on your smartphone. Then, simply select and tap the functions on the screen that you desire.

Make sure your dishwasher and smartphone are on the Wi-Fi network before starting. All functions are available with a Wi-Fi connection. After logging in to the SmartThings app with your Samsung Account and choosing the settings, the SmartThings app and dishwasher will sync automatically. 

Please note that the SmartThings app connection and available features may vary depending on the dishwasher model you have.

Experience various features with SmartThings

Explore the major features on SmartThings

Please note that the SmartThings home screen categories may vary depending on the local circumstances or the device model you have. 

It's simple and easy to set a basic washing cycle. Follow the steps below. You can add additional settings for the cycles on the screen. 

Step 1.

Tap Normal to see the cycle options.

Step 2.

Select the desired Cycle and tap OK. The options are Auto, Normal, Heavy, Delicate, Express 60', Rinse Only, and Self Clean.

Step 3.

Select Rack Selection to set the washing details for a specific rack inside the dishwasher.

Step 4.

Select Zone Booster to intensify the washing power for the lower rack.

Step 5.

Select the Speed Booster to turn it on or off.

Step 6.

Tap to select the Hi-Temp wash function to turn it on or off.

Step 7.

Select the Sanitize function to turn it on or off. You can select the water temperature for the final rinse cycle of the high-temperature sanitization.

Step 8.

Select the Delay start function to delay a cycle for up to 24 hours.

Tap the Loading guide on the SmartThings dishwasher main screen to learn tips to load the machine more efficiently before starting. It is recommended to see these loading guides before starting for a more perfect washing when using the dishwasher.

Loading guide

Tap the Loading guide on the SmartThings and see how to store items more efficiently.

How to load dishes

See the recommended loading guide for the dishes.

Inside the Loading guides

Tap and check the detailed guides for each item before using the dishwasher.

In addition, there are precaution checklists for you to follow before using the dishwasher. These guides will let you know how to handle delicate items in the dishwasher in more detail.

Checklist before start

Dish type requires cautions

Dish type requires cautions


  • Available technologies and functions may vary depending on the country, service provider, network environment, or product.
  • Before you try out the app connection, be sure to check if your device's software and related apps are updated to the latest version.
  • Mobile screen images on this content may vary depending on the device model you have.

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