How to Add a Philips Hue Bulb to Zigbee Hub

Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Add a Philips Hue Light to your Zigbee hub
Your existing smart hub system must support Zigbee devices.
Due to the large number of different Zigbee control systems available, it will not be possible to give exact, step-by-step instructions. Rather, this guide will give you a general overview of what to look for to successfully add your Hue device to your existing hub.
Hue devices act just like any other Zigbee device you may already be using with your system.
Zigbee

1 Add Philips Hue Light

  1. Open the control program or app associated with your smart hub system.
    Icons for zigbee systems including Alexa, SmartThings, and Hue
  2. Using your hub's software select navigate to and select add a new device.
    Add a Thing option highlighted in SmartThings app.
    This may be under settings, home, or devices.
  3. You may need to select a category to find your light.
    Lighting category
  4. Select scan or connect for a your new Hue light.
    Connecting the new light
  5. With your Hue light on, your smart hub should locate the Hue light.
  6. Add your new light to any scene or room your system uses to categorize your lights.

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In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Add a Philips Hue Light to your Zigbee hub
Your existing smart hub system must support Zigbee devices.
Due to the large number of different Zigbee control systems available, it will not be possible to give exact, step-by-step instructions. Rather, this guide will give you a general overview of what to look for to successfully add your Hue device to your existing hub.
Hue devices act just like any other Zigbee device you may already be using with your system.
Zigbee
  1. Open the control program or app associated with your smart hub system.
    Icons for zigbee systems including Alexa, SmartThings, and Hue
  2. Using your hub's software select navigate to and select add a new device.
    Add a Thing option highlighted in SmartThings app.
    This may be under settings, home, or devices.
  3. You may need to select a category to find your light.
    Lighting category
  4. Select scan or connect for a your new Hue light.
    Connecting the new light
  5. With your Hue light on, your smart hub should locate the Hue light.
  6. Add your new light to any scene or room your system uses to categorize your lights.
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