This solution shows you how to create, assign, and delete rooms in Smart Home Hub. It forms part of a broader guide on managing and using Smart Home Hub which can be found here 


a.
Create a room


Creating rooms allows Smart Home Hub to organize your connected devices into separate sections. This allows you to more easily view where your devices are located and what rooms you want to control.


Steps


  1. On the dashboard of SmartThings Connect, tap the 3 lines icon located top left corner.
  2. Tap on Rooms.
  3. Tap on +.
  4. Select either a predefined name (ie. Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Bedroom 2, etc), or create a custom name located at the bottom of the list.
  5. Select a Wallpaper.
  6. Tap on Save.
  7. You will be asked to add devices, choosing this will allow you to pair new devices to enter this page automatically or you can manually assign them into the room.



b.

Assign device to a room


In order to make use of your rooms, you can individually assign already connected devices in your Smart Home Hub, or assign them as soon as they are paired.


Steps


  1. On the dashboard of SmartThings Connect, tap the 3 lines icon located top left corner.
  2. Tap on Rooms.
  3. Select the room you want to add devices into (ie. Kitchen).
  4. Tap +.
  5. Select if you want to pair a new device to automatically to this room, or determine if you want to manually add already connected devices.

    Below are the 2 options and their steps.


Add new device

  1. Tap Add new device.
  2. Tap Scan nearby or Select a brand and the device type.
  3. Ensure that the small green LED on Smart Home Hub is blinking before moving forward.
  4. Tap the button or follow the instructions of your device to pair it.
    • Usually it is a single tap of the button, but other devices may have special button presses.


Bring devices from other rooms

  1. Tap Bring devices from other rooms.
  2. Tap on the box next to the device you want in that room and do so for all devices that you want in that room.
  3. Tap Add located at the bottom right hand side.



c.
Edit a room


You can modify the room name and wallpaper at any time you want. You do have the option to delete this room using this 


Steps


  1. On the dashboard of SmartThings Connect, tap the 3 lines icon located top left corner.
  2. Tap on Rooms.
  3. Select the room you want to delete.
  4. Tap the 3 vertical dot icon located at the right hand side.
  5. Tap Manage room.
  6. Tap on the room name or Wallpaper to edit them.
  7. When done, leave the page by pressing the back arrow icon located at the top left corner.



d.
Delete room


You can choose to delete the room that you've created at any point in time. Any devices assigned to a deleted space will move back to "Unassigned" room.


Steps


  1. On the dashboard of SmartThings Connect, tap the 3 lines icon located top left corner.
  2. Tap on Rooms.
  3. Select the room you want to delete.
  4. Tap the 3 vertical dot icon located at the right hand side.
  5. Tap Remove room.




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