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Sonoff giveaway June 2021: L2 light strip

Sonoff giveaway June 2021: L2 light strip

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 18, 202101 min read

It’s time for Sonoff’s monthly giveaway. This time they are giving away a brand new product of which doesn’t exist a product photo yet. On June 3rd Sonoff teased a…

Newsletter eWeLink: 2 new benefits of eWeLink Advanced plan

Newsletter eWeLink: 2 new benefits of eWeLink Advanced plan

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 13, 202102 min read

On June 10th, 2021 eWeLink did send a newsletter about 2 new benefits of the eWeLink Advanced plan. One of them is actually really new. The benefits below requires a…

Preview of eWeLink Web with high quality screenshots

Preview of eWeLink Web with high quality screenshots

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 7, 202103 min read

On June 1st we informed you that eWeLink announced an improved version of eWeLink Web. Only a bit of information was available and the screenshot was not of a high…

eWeLink inventarises demand for iOS version of the eWeLink Camera app

eWeLink inventarises demand for iOS version of the eWeLink Camera app

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 4, 202101 min read

Already on january 7th of this year eWeLink wandered whether there is demand for an iOS version of the eWeLink Camera app after quite some people wanted to know why…

Improved eWeLink Web is coming soon

Improved eWeLink Web is coming soon

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 1, 202103 min read

Since somewhere second quarter of past year eWeLink started with their eWeLink VIP subscriptions. Mainly to cover the suddenly drastically increased costs that IFTTT charges to customers like eWeLink. To…

eWeLink expects to make API available to small makers around June 2021

eWeLink expects to make API available to small makers around June 2021

ByByJeroen MaathuisMay 14, 202107 min read

In a statement of eWeLink in a discussion about eWeLink’s support for Home Assistant (which just got released as beta and received quite a bit of criticism) people saw eWeLink…

eWeLink released beta version of Home Assistant support: users criticize

eWeLink released beta version of Home Assistant support: users criticize

ByByJeroen MaathuisMay 14, 202105 min read

eWeLink Home Assistant logo mock-up by Telegram-user Mikelgalaxy eWeLink themself is completely new to Home Assistant and asked a very small userbase for some input on how to build their…

Sonoff giveaway May 2021: DW2-RF

Sonoff giveaway May 2021: DW2-RF

ByByJeroen MaathuisMay 13, 202101 min read

This month Sonoff is giving away a Sonoff DW2-RF door/window sensor. This device can be paired to a RF bridge (e.g. the Sonoff RF Bridge) and can be used in…

eWeLink community website is back online

eWeLink community website is back online

ByByJeroen MaathuisMay 5, 202101 min read

Aaaaaand we’re back! 🙂 While resolving an issue with emails being blocked by a vague blocklist of another email provider we ran into some other issues rendering the website unreachable.…

[UPDATE: 10 extra testers] Sonoff is seeking testers for Micro MFG

[UPDATE: 10 extra testers] Sonoff is seeking testers for Micro MFG

ByByJeroen MaathuisApril 21, 202102 min read

Google recently started with their Google Seamless Setup program. Google let manufacturers create products that can be linked directly with the Google Home app without the need of additional apps…

Latest eWeLink releases and changelogs

Android

4.13.1

iOS

4.12.0

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Latest Knowledge Base articles

I removed eWeLink from the linked services in the Google Home app but my eWeLink devices do still show up.

I removed eWeLink from the linked services in the Google Home app but my eWeLink devices do still show up.

ByByJeroen MaathuisJune 6, 202101 min read

Sometimes Google Home doesn’t display the linked services nicely in the Google Home app. You can find an overview of all linked services on https://myaccount.google.com/accountlinking and remove both Smart We…

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…

Latest products

FYY WK1T/WK2T/WK4T

FYY WK1T/WK2T/WK4T

ByByJeroen MaathuisMarch 11, 20211 min read
The FYY WK1T and WK2T have been tested by us. Most data on this page is gathered at our tests.
Ideal to build in own little electronic…

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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