You will need to use both the SmartThings mobile app and the Desktop App in order to complete installation. If you do not have the Smartthings app on your mobile, please go to your mobile store and search “SmartThings Mobile”. Download the app and create your account if you do not already have one.


The link to the Desktop App.

1. Locate label

Find the label on the hub you will configure. The label will be located either on the top or bottom of the Hub. The label is also the Location Name.

2. SmartThings app

Using the mobile SmartThings app, navigate to the “More” link and select the location you wish to add your devices.

3. My Home

Select the “My Home” link. You may find other devices paired to this Hub. This is because these Hubs were previously part of another installation and have been returned.

4. Add a Thing

Scroll down to “Add a Thing”. The SmartThings app will immediately start searching for devices in your area.