Tutorials

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Since some of you asked us to give you step by step manuals on how to use certain parts of iConnectHue for Philips Hue, we couldn’t resist but do so. Stuck with something? Here you go!

Copy & Paste Colors with Philips Hue lights

Copy Colors within the App In the Pro version of iConnectHue, you have the ability to easily copy the colors of your Philips Hue lights and paste them elsewhere. This feature is available not only for rooms, groups, and individual lights, but also for switches, widgets, the Magic Scene Editor, timers, and more. The best […]

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Magic Scenes Tutorial

About Magic Scenes Magic Scenes are generic scenes that you can use, once created, use everywhere: For Rooms, Zones, or for Gradient lights. They let you easily create great color gradients that you can adjust to your target with only a few finger tips. No need to move every single light around on your color […]

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Light startup mode wizard
How to change the startup mode of several lights at once and configure the used mode for future lights

The light migration wizard offers the flexibility to modify the start behavior of existing lamps as well as new ones. Our app offers two different startup modes: In batch mode, you have the ability to configure lamps that are already connected to the bridge, and you can personally select which ones should have their startup […]

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How to change the startup mode of several lights at once and configure the used mode for future lights

Light Migration Wizard
How to use it and easily replace a Philips Hue light

You want to replace a Philips Hue light (or compatible) on your Hue Bridge with a new light the easiest way? Here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to do this with our Light Migration Wizard: Please note the following: Only lights of a same or better type can replace your old one (e.g. color […]

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How to use it and easily replace a Philips Hue light

DIY
How to make your doorbell blink your Hue lights

If you have a quiet doorbell or your home is too big so you sometimes miss when somebody’s ringing – buy a relais and a Philips Hue wall switch module and get some visual notification for your doorbell – this is how we did it: Setup your Hue wall switch module as Push switch with […]

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How to make your doorbell blink your Hue lights

SIRI SHORTCUTS
How to control Philips Hue lights with Siri Shortcuts via iConnectHue

There are two ways of setting up a Siri shortcut for iConnectHue. With a membership or 2020 upgrade (latter is included for everyone who purchased it beginning with version 4/ After Nov 2019), you can create many actions directly from iConnectHue to control your Philips Hue lights! For that, tap the menu button (three dots) […]

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How to control Philips Hue lights with Siri Shortcuts via iConnectHue

DIY
How to attach your Lutron Aurora to the Hue Smart Button Base

If your Hue Smart Button base is just lying around, because you have it attached to a fridge or like to have it mobile, you can still put it to good use for your Lutron Aurora. With a little handywork and preferably a mini electric grinder this is easily done. See for yourself: All you […]

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How to attach your Lutron Aurora to the Hue Smart Button Base

DISCOTAINMENT
Hue Disco with iConnectHue’s Discotainment and Hue Entertainment

Turn your living room into a living Hue disco – by using your Philips Hue Lights and their Entertainment feature! With iConnectHue’s Discotainment you can easily make the most of your party and get your people in dancing mood, which might even save you some booze 🙂 One of our employees even uses Discotainment to […]

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Hue Disco with iConnectHue’s Discotainment and Hue Entertainment

COMBINING MOTION SENSORS
How do I combine two Philips Hue motion sensors for one area?

You want to use two Philips Hue motion sensors in the same area and make them work together? Here is a step by step tutorial how to make it happen with iConnectHue: Please Note: This tutorial describes how to set up one Hue motion sensor, at the end please repeat these steps for the second […]

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How do I combine two Philips Hue motion sensors for one area?

Home & Away
How do I set up arrival/leaving (geofencing) for multiple and individual users?

iConnectHue allows you to have different automated functions when individual app users arrive or leave at a home location via geofencing. This feature is called Home & Away, and is part of our memberships or available as in-app purchase. How do I start the setup? How do I add my home location for geofencing? How […]

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How do I set up arrival/leaving (geofencing) for multiple and individual users?

ALTERNATIONS
How to set up alternations with Philips Hue switches and Motion Sensors

iConnectHue allows you to do advanced editing of your Philips Hue (Signify Hue) switches like Hue Tap, Hue Dimmer, Hue Smart Button, but also of Friends of Hue switches like the amazing Lutron Aurora. You can program them the way you want. For all devices it is possible to set several actions for one button. […]

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How to set up alternations with Philips Hue switches and Motion Sensors

ANIMATIONS
How to create an Animation (Dynamic Scenes) for Philips Hue lights

One of iConnectHue’s great features are Animations on your Philips Hue bridge. Animations are dynamic scenes – they change over the course of time. Contrary to many other apps, they are stored directly on your bridge – allowing you to turn off your device, and thus saving you battery life. They can also be stored […]

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How to create an Animation (Dynamic Scenes) for Philips Hue lights

MAGIC SCENES:
How to create colorful Magic Scenes with iConnectHue for your Hue system

Magic Scenes are one of iConnectHue’s great features to bring colors to the Hue system by Philips. They are similar to normal scenes, but much more colorful and versatile, making it easy for you to play with colors in a room. Created once, they are usable in every light group – unlike normal scenes, which […]

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How to create colorful Magic Scenes with iConnectHue for your Hue system

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