The process is really simple. To change the Wi-Fi on Your Smart Life App, you will need to remove the device from the app, reset it, and thereafter rejoin it to the new Wi-Fi network in your home.
Here’s the process:
- Open the Smart Life app on your phone and sign in with your credentials
- Remove the device from the app
- Connect your phone to the new Wi-Fi network you want to use
- Add the device back to the app by tapping the plus icon and selecting “Add Device”
- Follow the prompts to connect the device to the new Wi-Fi network
How to Set Up Your Device with the Smart Life App After a Reset
After a reset, it is essential to set up the device with the Smart Life App to regain control and functionality.
In this guide, we will walk you through the process of setting up your smart device with the Smart Life App after a reset.
Step 1: Resetting Your Smart Device
Before setting up your device with the Smart Life App, ensure it has been properly reset. Each smart device may have a specific reset procedure, so consult your device’s user manual or support resources for the appropriate steps.
Step 2: Preparing Your Smartphone or Tablet
To set up your smart device with the Smart Life App, make sure the following requirements are met on your smartphone or tablet:
- The Smart Life App is installed and up-to-date.
- You have a registered Smart Life App account.
- Your device is connected to a 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network.
Step 3: Adding Your Smart Device to the Smart Life App
Follow these steps to add your reset smart device to the Smart Life App:
- Open the Smart Life App on your smartphone or tablet.
- Sign in to your account using your registered email and password.
- Tap on the + icon in the top-right corner of the screen to add a new device.
- Select the device category (e.g., Smart Plug, Smart Bulb) that corresponds to the device you want to add.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to put your smart device into pairing mode. This process may vary by device, so consult your device’s user manual for specific instructions.
Step 4: Connecting Your Smart Device to Wi-Fi
Once your smart device is in pairing mode, complete these steps to connect it to your Wi-Fi network:
- In the Smart Life App, tap on the Confirm indicator rapidly blink button (or a similar prompt) to proceed with Wi-Fi setup.
- Enter your Wi-Fi network’s password and tap on the Confirm button.
- Wait for the Smart Life App to discover and connect to your smart device. This process may take several minutes.
Step 5: Configuring Your Smart Device
After your smart device is connected to your Wi-Fi network and added to the Smart Life App, you can configure it to suit your needs:
- Assign a name to your smart device for easy identification.
- Choose the room where the device is located or create a new room in the Smart Life App.
- Configure any additional settings, such as schedules, timers, or automation rules, depending on the device’s capabilities.
Step 6: Verifying the Setup
To ensure that your smart device is set up correctly, perform the following checks:
- Navigate to the Devices tab in the Smart Life App.
- Locate your newly added smart device and tap on it.
- Test the device’s basic functions (e.g., turning it on and off) through the Smart Life App.
- If your device supports additional features, such as dimming or color changes, test these functions as well.
Troubleshooting Connection Issues
If you encounter any issues during the Wi-Fi update process, try the following troubleshooting steps:
- Double-check the new Wi-Fi network’s SSID and password for accuracy.
- Make sure the device is within range of the new Wi-Fi network.
- Reset the smart device and try the update process again.
- If the issue persists, consult the device manufacturer’s support resources for additional assistance.
AP mode in the Smart Life app and how to use it
When multiple devices are nearby in pairing mode and you want to pair only one device at a time, you can use AP mode to pair them directly with the Smart Life app.
To use AP mode:
- You need to turn on the device and put it in pairing mode.
- Then, in the Smart Life app, select “Add Device” > “AP Mode” or “Hotspot Mode”.
- Follow the instructions to connect to the device’s Wi-Fi network and enter the Wi-Fi password.
- Once connected, you can name the device and add it to your Smart Life account.
How do I set a schedule in the Smart Life app?
To set a schedule in the Smart Life app,
- Open the app and select the device you want to schedule.
- Tap the “Schedule” icon > tap the “+” icon to create a new schedule.
- Set the days and times when you want the device to turn on or off, and then choose the action you want it to perform.
- If it’s a smart bulb, you can also adjust its brightness or color.
- Once you have set the schedule, tap “Save” to save the schedule.
You can create multiple schedules for the same device or for different devices. The Smart Life app also allows you to edit or delete schedules as needed
How do I reset the Smart Life app?
To reset the Smart Life app, you can follow these steps:
- Open the Smart Life app on your phone
- Go to the “Settings” tab
- Select “Forgot Password”
- Enter the email address you used to register your account
- Check your email for a link to reset your password
As an alternative, you can click the “Clear Cache” button on the device’s info page in the Smart Life app to reset the device.
The reset button can be used to reconnect a smart light switch if it loses connection.
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