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eWeLink IR remote control seems to be available on Australian market

eWeLink IR remote control seems to be available on Australian market

ByByJeroen MaathuisMarch 6, 202102 min read

Today we came across this tweet on Twitter: https://twitter.com/benhoad/status/1368064058113466369 Especially this sentence took our attention: the cygnett zigbee devices appear to be rebranded eWeLink devices Source: Ben Hoad at Twitter…

Results LAN mode feature issues survey

Results LAN mode feature issues survey

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 27, 202102 min read

Introduction Back on January 23rd we asked you to fill in a survey about the LAN mode of the eWeLink app. We did this because a lot of people complained…

Promising try of eWeLink to resolve the rearrange devices issue on Android

Promising try of eWeLink to resolve the rearrange devices issue on Android

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 24, 202102 min read

On January 18th of this year we wrote a public letter to eWeLink with the advise to take long lasting issues (and feature requests) reported by the community more seriously.…

eWeLink’s giveaway of February 2021

eWeLink’s giveaway of February 2021

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 14, 202111 min read

eWeLink continues with their monthly giveaway every 15th of the month. Even when they are having a holiday. This month you can win one of the 10 Sonoff B05-B-A60 color…

Impact of Chinese New Year 2021

Impact of Chinese New Year 2021

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 7, 202102 min read

Chinese New Year 2021: Year of the Ox Mostly in february of each year Chinese People celebrate new year on their Lunar calendar. That period is like what Christmas is…

New types of eWeLink devices supported by SmartThings

New types of eWeLink devices supported by SmartThings

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 3, 202101 min read

Since December 17th, 2020 you can add eWeLink devices to SmartThings with an integration. At December 29th, 2020 eWeLink published a list of eWeLink device types that are supported by…

Sonoff’s DUALR3 got released

Sonoff’s DUALR3 got released

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 1, 202101 min read

Right before Christmas 2020 (on December 21st) we reported Sonoff announced a great new device: the Sonoff DUALR3. It is kind of a mix between the DUALR2 (2-gang power measurement…

Survey: Investigation LAN mode feature issues

Survey: Investigation LAN mode feature issues

ByByJeroen MaathuisJanuary 23, 202102 min read

eWeLink has a LAN mode feature. LAN is an abbreviation for Local Area Network. The name “LAN mode” implies that you can still use the eWeLink app to locally control…

eWeLink needs volunteering translators for Korean and Russian

eWeLink needs volunteering translators for Korean and Russian

ByByJeroen MaathuisJanuary 23, 202101 min read

eWeLink added an “Explore article” to the app with an image in which they ask for volunteering translators to help translating the eWeLink app into Korean and Russian. Below is…

Response of eWeLink to our public letter

Response of eWeLink to our public letter

ByByJeroen MaathuisJanuary 22, 202115 min read

On January 18th, 2021 we wrote a public letter to eWeLink with our concerns about not taking the comments of the knowledgeable community very seriously. Today eWeLink shared an official…

Latest eWeLink releases and changelogs

Android

4.9.3

iOS

4.9.2

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Latest Knowledge Base articles

Read and interpret logs

Read and interpret logs

ByByJeroen MaathuisMarch 7, 202104 min read

When you having issues with eWeLink supported devices having their own life (like ghost switching) it can be quite a hassle to find out the exact cause. Often it is…

Using one button to toggle another device (approach 2)

Using one button to toggle another device (approach 2)

ByByJeroen MaathuisMarch 3, 2021016 min read

WARNING!This article is quite long! We recommend you to read this article on a PC, laptop or tablet! OEM 433 MHz RF 3-gang mechanical switch: Front Quite often you will…

Pairing the eWeLink thermostat (KKMOON HC-T010-EWF and simular ones)

Pairing the eWeLink thermostat (KKMOON HC-T010-EWF and simular ones)

ByByJeroen MaathuisJanuary 19, 202102 min read
Videos submitted by MarcVH.
The manual of the eWeLink thermostat (like the KKMOON HC-T010-EWF and simular ones) describes that the thermostat just goes in pairing mode directly after powering…

I want to have my plug recognized as a light on Google Home

I want to have my plug recognized as a light on Google Home

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 28, 202007 min read

Sometimes you buy a device and have the intentions to use it in a great way on Google Home but then you became disappointed because Google Home recognizes it in…

My device does not show up on IFTTT. How can I use it on IFTTT?

My device does not show up on IFTTT. How can I use it on IFTTT?

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 27, 202002 min read

Some devices paired to the eWeLink app do not show up on IFTTT and thus you can’t use it for automation. Well… At least not natively. Since December 17th, 2020…

How to add eWeLink devices to Samsung SmartThings?

How to add eWeLink devices to Samsung SmartThings?

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 20, 202003 min read

INFORMATIONThis article was made possible by Rafael. We thank him for sending us the screenshots and instructions. Adding your eWeLink devices to SmartThings is based on device types. You add…

Why does eWeLink report empty batteries for the Sonoff DW2 WiFi door sensor while I’ve put in full batteries?

Why does eWeLink report empty batteries for the Sonoff DW2 WiFi door sensor while I’ve put in full batteries?

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 4, 202001 min read

Example of the issue. Batteries are displayed as empty while user placed full batteries.Source of image: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ewelinkandsonoff/permalink/870181776882036/ eWeLink confirmed this is a bug which will be fixed in eWeLink version…

How can I get in contact with the manufacturer of my device?

How can I get in contact with the manufacturer of my device?

ByByJeroen MaathuisNovember 21, 202002 min read

If you have a hardware failure of your eWeLink supported device, have a feature suggestion for your device or want to propose a new type of device you will need…

While pairing my touch switch it doesn’t respond to the button press!

While pairing my touch switch it doesn’t respond to the button press!

ByByJeroen MaathuisNovember 1, 202001 min read

Touch switches can be handy to automate your existing ceiling lights. Sometimes those touch switches need to be paired again. E.g. when you changed your WiFi credentials because of security…

Can I add non-Sonoff devices to my Sonoff Zigbee Bridge?

Can I add non-Sonoff devices to my Sonoff Zigbee Bridge?

ByByJeroen MaathuisOctober 31, 202001 min read

Yes, you can. As Wikipedia describes: Zigbee is a low-cost, low-power, wireless mesh network standard targeted at battery-powered devices in wireless control and monitoring applications. Source: Wikipedia That means different…

Latest products

Cygnett Smart Hub & IR Remote Control

Cygnett Smart Hub & IR Remote Control

ByByJeroen MaathuisMarch 6, 20211 min read

Connect your TV, split system airco/heater, electronics and appliances. Almost everything with a remote control. Can learn commands from remote controls. Connect Cygnett (Zigbee [*1]) sensors and buttons like motion…

Sonoff DUALR3

Sonoff DUALR3

ByByJeroen MaathuisFebruary 1, 20211 min read

Can be easily built into a switch box behind a normal switch. 2-gang 2 inputs: 2x 2-way possible Can be used in many ways. E.g. as motor controller for blinds,…

Lonsonho RF 433 MHz light switch

Lonsonho RF 433 MHz light switch

ByByJeroen MaathuisJanuary 7, 20211 min read

433 MHz RF switch Needs a RF bridge or other RF receiving device to use Available in variants of 1-, 2- and 3-gang Easy installation with 3M adhesive tape Operates…

TOPINCN BQ05

TOPINCN BQ05

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 29, 20201 min read

Smart water irrigation timer for watering your garden in a perfect way. Powered by USB power cable. So you can use it with either a power adapter or powerbank. Comes…

Sonoff ZBMINI

Sonoff ZBMINI

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 29, 20201 min read

Can be easily built in in a switch box behind a normal switch. Normal switches can still be used. Two way setup possible. Requires a Zigbee hub / bridge to…

KKMOON WS-EU-MW-xC (Radar Motion Sensor Switch)

KKMOON WS-EU-MW-xC (Radar Motion Sensor Switch)

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 27, 20201 min read

Motion detection based on harmless microwave radar induction detection instead of PIR. This means better motion detection. Easily to setup modes: Motion sensor: Automatically turn on at motion detection and…

KKMOON HC-T010-EWF

KKMOON HC-T010-EWF

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 23, 20201 min read

Thermostat temperature controller for Water boiler Gas boiler Internal temperature sensor with 0.5°C accuracy. The accuracy keeps the temperature within the level you set. Act as an on/off thermostat: open/closes…

Sierra Modern Home Smart Diffuser & Humidifier

Sierra Modern Home Smart Diffuser & Humidifier

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 14, 20201 min read

Ultrasonic diffuser & humidifier Control led color, mist intensity, timers, schedules, etc. from your phone. Can use oil or water Ultrasonic frequencies instantly atomizes water and oil molecules into the…

AllbeAI Zigbee Smart Security Suite

AllbeAI Zigbee Smart Security Suite

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 13, 20202 min read

Complete Zigbee kit for non-critical security measures Connect wireless devices like sensors and plugs with the well known proven Zigbee protocol to your network and eWeLink account. One-tap pairing al…

Teopek Spider Z

Teopek Spider Z

ByByJeroen MaathuisDecember 8, 20201 min read

Ideal replacement for your exisiting non-smart RGB 5050 ledstrip controller Comes without ledstrip Comes without power adapter Support for power adapters in the range of 5V to 24V. LED light…

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