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How to Use the Night Light on the ecobee Switch+

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Introduction

ecobee.
In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to use the Night Light feature of your ecobee Switch+.
You'll Need:
  • Your ecobee Switch+ to be already installed on your wall and set up within the companion app.

1 Access Smart Features

To access the ecobee Switch+ Smart Features you need to take the following steps:

  1. Launch the ecobee app on your mobile device.
    ecobee.
  2. Go to the Switches tab at the bottom right.

    You will only see this screen if you have both switches and thermostats set up in the app.

    Switches tab highlighted in ecobee app.
  3. Tap the name of the switch you want to manage.
    Switch name highlighted in ecobee app.
  4. Then go to Smart Features at the bottom middle of the screen.
    Smart Features symbol highlighted in ecobee app.

2 Use Night Light

Night Light is a smart feature that helps you locate your ecobee Switch+ on the wall when it's dark. It automatically turns on the small light located below the switch when the room is dark, and automatically turns it off when there's enough light in the room to see again.
ecobee Switch+ Night Light.
The ecobee Switch+ can operate indoor or outdoor lighting and the Night Light feature can be enabled for either of them.

To change the type of lighting your ecobee Switch+ operates:

  1. Tap the Info symbol ( circle around lower case i ) in the top right.
    Info icon highlighted in Smart Features options of ecobee app.
  2. And choose the type of lighting your ecobee Switch+ operates.

To enable or disable Night Light:

  1. Toggle the switch on the right to turn the feature on or off.
    Toggle switch highlighted for Night Light feature in ecobee app.

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ecobee.
In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to use the Night Light feature of your ecobee Switch+.
You'll Need:
  • Your ecobee Switch+ to be already installed on your wall and set up within the companion app.

To access the ecobee Switch+ Smart Features you need to take the following steps:

  1. Launch the ecobee app on your mobile device.
    ecobee.
  2. Go to the Switches tab at the bottom right.

    You will only see this screen if you have both switches and thermostats set up in the app.

    Switches tab highlighted in ecobee app.
  3. Tap the name of the switch you want to manage.
    Switch name highlighted in ecobee app.
  4. Then go to Smart Features at the bottom middle of the screen.
    Smart Features symbol highlighted in ecobee app.

Night Light is a smart feature that helps you locate your ecobee Switch+ on the wall when it's dark. It automatically turns on the small light located below the switch when the room is dark, and automatically turns it off when there's enough light in the room to see again.
ecobee Switch+ Night Light.
The ecobee Switch+ can operate indoor or outdoor lighting and the Night Light feature can be enabled for either of them.

To change the type of lighting your ecobee Switch+ operates:

  1. Tap the Info symbol ( circle around lower case i ) in the top right.
    Info icon highlighted in Smart Features options of ecobee app.
  2. And choose the type of lighting your ecobee Switch+ operates.

To enable or disable Night Light:

  1. Toggle the switch on the right to turn the feature on or off.
    Toggle switch highlighted for Night Light feature in ecobee app.