cant set up smart things hub . no welcome code i guess.
If it is the v3 hub, use the SmartThings (Samsung Connect) app. If it is a v2 Hub, use the SmartThings Classic app.
I D/l the app. it wants a welcome code. I can’t find a “welcome code”
Is it a v2 Hub? Try looking in the battery compartment
Samsung SmartThings Hub 3rd Generation [GP-U999SJVLGDA] Smart Home Automation Hub Home Monitoring
no battery compartment
You need to use the SmartThings (Samsung Connect) app to initially set it up, not the Classic app.
I did use the samsung connect app. One of the first boxes to fill in is enter the welcome code . I can’t find a welcome code
screenshot of the page when adding the hub?
I guess the hub is set up, but since i don’t have anything else smart in my house except tvs, i have nothing to test it yet. i ordered some sengled light bulbs, a samsung motion sensor, and a few samsung multi purpose sensors (for the doors) from amazon. I do have echo dot (gen 2)
I guess I should change my name to "confused’ or maybe “brain dead”
Hey we’ve all been there.
I guess my next question would be"does Sengled smart LED light bulbs work with smartthings hub"? I couldn’t find it listed in my “supported devices”.
I got a multipurpose sensor to work which was my test. I tried with a led light but I guess i bought the wrong type of bulb. Lifx takes it’s own app. But to be honest, I’m a frigging genius compared to most salespeople I encountered including Best Buy, Target, and Lowes. I never was so frustrated shopping getting that “deer in the headlight look” every time I mentioned “smart home” accessories.
So, as I stumble around the dark, I do see a glimpse of light every once in a while.
There should be plenty of information and custom device handlers in this community to help you get up and running. If your thinking of using a device, search the community to see how it works first. It’s likely someone tried it.
f you really love the device you have, put on your thinking cap and write a custom DH to make it work.