How to Add an Ikea Tradfri Gateway to Google Home

Introduction

In This Guide

1 Enable Google Assistant

  1. Launch the Ikea Trådfri app on your mobile device.
    Ikea Trådfri.
  2. Tap Settings in the top right corner.
    Settings icon highlighted in Ikea Tradfri app.
  3. Go to Integrations.
    Integrations option highlighted in app settings.
  4. Then select Google Assistant.
    Google Assistant option highlighted in app settings.
  5. Tap Enable.
    Enable option highlighted for Google Assistant in app settings.
  6. And sign in with your Google account.
    Google sign in prompt in when enabling the assistant in app.

2 Link Ikea Tradfri Gateway

  1. Once you have enabled Google Assistant in the Ikea Trådfri app, switch to the Google Home app.
    Google Home.
  2. Tap Add on the main screen.
    Add option highlighted in Google Home app.
  3. On the Add and manage screen, tap Set up device.
    Set up device option highlighted in Google Home app.
  4. Under Works with Google, tap Have something already set up?
    Have something already set up option highlighted in Google Home app.
  5. Scroll through the list of smart home device providers and look for Ikea or Tradfri. Since the list is rather long you can also tap Search and enter the name to locate it quicker.
    Search option highlighted when adding device in Google Home app.
  6. Select TRÅDFRI - IKEA smart lighting.
    TRADFRI - IKEA smart lighting highlighted in list of devices that work with Google Assistant.
  7. You will be shown the instructions for the steps we've already taken earlier. Tap Proceed to continue.
    Proceed option highlighted to integrate Google Assistant.
  8. Then tap Connect.
    Connect option highlighted to integrate Google Assistant.
  9. And sign in with your Google account again.
    Google sign in prompt in when enabling the assistant in app.
  10. You can now give voice commands to Google Assistant to control your linked devices.

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In This Guide
  1. Launch the Ikea Trådfri app on your mobile device.
    Ikea Trådfri.
  2. Tap Settings in the top right corner.
    Settings icon highlighted in Ikea Tradfri app.
  3. Go to Integrations.
    Integrations option highlighted in app settings.
  4. Then select Google Assistant.
    Google Assistant option highlighted in app settings.
  5. Tap Enable.
    Enable option highlighted for Google Assistant in app settings.
  6. And sign in with your Google account.
    Google sign in prompt in when enabling the assistant in app.
  1. Once you have enabled Google Assistant in the Ikea Trådfri app, switch to the Google Home app.
    Google Home.
  2. Tap Add on the main screen.
    Add option highlighted in Google Home app.
  3. On the Add and manage screen, tap Set up device.
    Set up device option highlighted in Google Home app.
  4. Under Works with Google, tap Have something already set up?
    Have something already set up option highlighted in Google Home app.
  5. Scroll through the list of smart home device providers and look for Ikea or Tradfri. Since the list is rather long you can also tap Search and enter the name to locate it quicker.
    Search option highlighted when adding device in Google Home app.
  6. Select TRÅDFRI - IKEA smart lighting.
    TRADFRI - IKEA smart lighting highlighted in list of devices that work with Google Assistant.
  7. You will be shown the instructions for the steps we've already taken earlier. Tap Proceed to continue.
    Proceed option highlighted to integrate Google Assistant.
  8. Then tap Connect.
    Connect option highlighted to integrate Google Assistant.
  9. And sign in with your Google account again.
    Google sign in prompt in when enabling the assistant in app.
  10. You can now give voice commands to Google Assistant to control your linked devices.
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