How to connect Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 with SmartThings?

Last Update Date : Sep 18. 2018

Connect to nearby devices, such as Bluetooth headsets or other smartphones, easily and quickly. You can also control and manage TVs, home appliances, and Internet of Things (IoT) products with your tablet.

• Connecting with nearby devices: Connect with nearby devices, such as Bluetooth headsets or wearable devices, easily and quickly

• Registering and controlling home appliances, TVs, and IoT products: Register smart Refrigerators, Washers, Air Conditioners, Air Purifiers, TVs, and Internet of Things (IoT) products on your tablet, and view their status or control them from your tablet’s screen

• Receiving notification: Receive notifications from connected devices on your tablet. For example, when the laundry is finished, you can receive a notification on your tablet

Open the Samsung folder and launch the SmartThings App. The dashboard will appear.

Please note:
• To use SmartThings, your tablet and other devices must be connected to a Wi-Fi or mobile network
• To fully use SmartThings, you must register and sign in to your Samsung account
• The devices you can connect may vary depending on the region or service provider. To see the list of connectable devices, open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, and then tap SUPPORTED DEVICES
• Available features may differ depending on the connected device
• Connected devices’ own errors or defects are not covered by the Samsung warranty. When errors or defects occur on the connected devices, contact thedevice’s manufacturer

Connecting to nearby devices

Connect to nearby devices, such as Bluetooth headsets, easily and quickly.

Please note:
• Connection methods may vary depending on the type of connected devices or theshared content

1 Open the Samsung folder and launch the SmartThings App
2 On the dashboard, tap Add device
3 Select a device from the list and connect to it by following the on-screen instructions

Using home appliances, TVs, and IoT products

View the status of your smart appliances, TVs, and IoT products from your tablet’s screen. You can group devices by location and add rules to control the devices easily and conveniently.

Connecting devices

1 Open the Samsung folder and launch the SmartThings App
2 On the dashboard, tap Add device
3 Select a device from the list.
If there is no device on the list, tap Down arrow icon under ADD DEVICE MANUALLY and select a device type. Or, tap Search and enter the device or model name
4 Follow the on-screen instructions to register devices

Viewing and controlling connected devices

You can view and control the devices. For example, you can check the ingredients in your Refrigerator or adjust the TV volume.

1 Open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, and then tap Devices.
The list of connected devices will appear
2 View the status of devices on the list.
To control the devices, select a device. When the device controller supplied with the selected device is downloaded, you can control the device

To add locations, follow these steps:

1 Open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, and then tap Devices > ALL DEVICES > Add location
2 Enter the location name.
To set a location, tap Geolocation to select a location on the map and tap DONE
3 Tap SAVE and your location will be added.
To add devices to the location, tap ADD DEVICE and follow the on-screen instructions to register devices. The devices will be added to the location

To add scenes, follow these steps:

Add a scene and register devices to it to control multiple devices at the same time with a single tap of a button or with a voice command.

Open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, select a location, tap More option (3 vertical dots) > Add scene, and then set scene options. You can set the scene name, icon, and devices.

Adding automations

You can also set an automation to perform actions automatically depending on the preset time or the status of devices.

For example, add an automation to turn on the audio automatically every day at 7:00 AM.

1 Open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, and then tap Automations > ADD AUTOMATION
2 Select the conditions when you want to activate the automation
3 Select an option and tap NEXT
4 Tap ADD next to Then and set actions to perform.
To receive a notification when an automation runs, tap Notify me, enter the message, and then tap DONE
5 When you are finished, tap SAVE

Receiving notifications

You can receive notifications from connected devices on your tablet. For example, when the laundry is finished, you can receive a notification on your tablet.

To set devices to receive notifications, open the Samsung folder, launch the SmartThings App, tap More options (3 vertical dots) > Notifications >  More options (3 vertical dots) > Notification settings, and then tap the switches next tothe devices you want.

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