This guide guides you through the necessary steps to connect Aeotec MultiSensor 6 (ZW100) with SmartThings Connect via Z-Wave. The SmartThings Connect app is available from Android and iOS app stores. This page forms part of the larger MultiSensor 6 user guide. Follow that link to read the full guide.





  1. Power your MultiSensor 6. Ensure that the LED is cycling through Rainbow colors before moving forward once it is powered.

    • (Recommended) Plug in the right angle microUSB head into the microUSB slot and the USB A into any 5V 1-3A USB Adapter.
      • Acts as a Repeater and plays a part of your Z-Waves mesh network.
      • Always active and easily configurable.
      • Can be powered over 100ft+ distance using Power over Ethernet (PoE power).
    • Or insert 1x or 2x CR123A batteries (3.7V Rechargable batteries not compatible).
      • Does not act as a repeater.
      • Must be woken up to configure.
      • Easier to install and determine placement.
      • Minimum report time is 240 seconds for its sensors (at the cost of total battery life).

  2. Launch Samsung's SmartThings Connect app on your Android or iOS smartphone.

  3. Tap the + button on the dashboard.


  4. Tap Add device in the drop down menu.


  5. Tap Scan located at the top right corner of your screen.


  6. Press the Action Button on MultiSensor 6 once.


    The LED will flash green during the pairing process. Once successful, the LED will become solid green for 2 seconds, and either flash its yellow LED or de-activate its LED.

  7. The MultiSensor 6 will automatically appear after a short time.


  8. Rename your sensor or leave its original name. If you are finished, press the < back button and scroll down to the Unassigned room to find your MultiSensor 6.

    In the below image, the MultiSensor 6 was renamed as "MS6".



  9. If you click on the MultiSensor 6 device, you can view its other 5 sensors in its device page.