SBB - Smart by bond Generic Set Up Guide

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Setting up (SBB Fan) Device

Setting up and Using Amazon Echo

Setting up and Using Google Home

Setup Smart By BOND

  1. Open the BOND application.
  2. If you already have a BOND account, simply log in and continue to the next step. If you do not have a BOND account press “Create account” and enter your name, email, and a password.
  3. Select + to add a device
  4. Select Smart By BOND
  5. Select the BOND powered Fan
  6. Once the BOND application connects to the fan, select CONTINUE to proceed.
  7. Test the fan functions
  8. Select YES, IT WORKS.
  9. Specific information about your fan
    1. Select Location and choose from one of the predefined entries or add your own by selecting OTHER. When finished select Save.
    2. Select Device Name and enter the name for your device. When finished select OK to save.
      1. Please note that this name will be used for integrations so a simple easy to remember name is best.
  10. Select Continue
  11. Select the WiFi network you would like to connect the SBB to.
  12. Enter the WiFi password and select OK.
  13. If there is an issue with the connection, wrong password entered. You will receive an error message. Please select OK, I’ve Got it.


    1. Start the set up process again by choosing +.
    2. You will start at step 7 to confirm the application controls the fan.
  14. Once the connection is made, please select DONE.
  15. If the SBB fan is not displayed in the BOND application, please swipe down to refresh.

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Setting up and Using Amazon Echo

  1. Open the BOND app.
  2. Go to the Alexa app. Click on the dropdown menu from the top left corner of the screen and choose “skills & Games”.
  3. Type BOND into the search bar and click the search button. Next, click on the Bond Home skill and choose to add the skill.
  4. You should be prompted to enter your BOND user and password to authenticate the SBB fan.
  5. You should see a “Discover Devices” pop up. Select the “Discover Devices” option. You should then see your devices listed in "All Devices" or the fan lights in "Lights" and "Switches" will list your fans. If your devices are not found, select "+" followed by "Add Device", "Other" and "Discover Devices". If that doesn’t work, please try the following:
    1. If not, please go to SET UP step 3.
    2. Verify you can control the SBB fan with the BOND application.
    3. Disable and re-enable the skill for the BOND in the Alexa app.
    4. Download and install any updates available for Alexa and SBB fan.
    5. Make sure both Alexa and the SBB fan are on WiFi network that is connected to the internet.
    6. Restart your Alexa device and the SBB Fan.

If you are still having trouble discovering your devices, please contact us at customerservice@bondhome.io.

 

***Important Note*** How to interact with Alexia.

Example A:

Alexa, turn OFFICE FAN to 50%

Example B:

Alexa, turn OFFICE FAN LIGHT ON

Example C:

Alexa, set OFFICE FAN LIGHT to 80%

Example D:

Alexa, turn on OFFICE Fan breeze

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Setting up and Using Google Home

  1. In the Google Home app click on the Home icon from the bottom left corner of the screen and choose “Add”.

  2. Select "Set up device".
  3. Select "Works with Google".
  4. Select “Bond Home” from the list of devices.  Please DO NOT use Bond Smart Home as it will not work with the Smart By Bond product.

        
  5. You should be prompted to enter your BOND user and password to authenticate the BOND. Once the pairing is complete Your devices should appear. If they do not appear please try the following:
    1. If not, please go to SET UP step 3.
    1. Verify you can control the SBB fan with the BOND application.
    2. Disable and re-enable the BOND device in the Google Home app.
    3. Download and install any updates available for Google Home and SBB fan.
    4. Make sure both Google Home and the SBB fan are on a WiFi network that is connected to the internet.
    5. Restart your Google Home device and the SBB Fan.

If you are still having trouble discovering your devices, please contact us at customerservice@bondhome.io.

 

***Important Note***  How to interact with Google Home.

Example A:

Ok Google, turn OFFICE FAN ON

Example B:

Ok Google, turn OFFICE LIGHT ON

Example C:

Ok Google, set My Fan to Speed 3

Example D:

Ok Google, set My Fan to Low

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