This page lists Aeotec product technical specifications for Aeotec Multipurpose Sensor and forms part of the larger Aeotec Multipurpose Sensor.

1. Connect Aeotec Multipurpose Sensor to SmartThings Connect.

  1. Open SmartThings Connect app.
  2. From the Home screen, tap the Plus (+) icon and select Device.
  3. Select Aeotec and then Multipurpose Sensor (IM6001-MPP).
  4. Tap Start.
  5. Choose a Hub for the device.
  6. Choose a Room for the device and tap Next.
  7. While the Hub searches:
    • Pull the “Remove when Connecting” tab found in the sensor.
    • Scan the code on the back of the device.

2.  Change the following settings in the SmartThings IDE.

  1. Login to Web IDE (login here:
  2. Click on "My Locations", then select the location your hub is located in.
  3. Click on "My Devices" page
  4. Find your Multipurpose Sensor, then click on it. 
  5. Go to the bottom of the page and click on "Edit."
  6. Find the "Type" field and select "SmartSense Garage Door Multi"  device handler (can be found in alphabetical order).. 
  7. Click on "Update"
  8. Save Changes