Creating a Wemo Recipe on IFTTT

Qs. How to create a Wemo recipe?

  1. First activate the Wemo channel by going to https://ifttt.com/wemo_switch
  2. Click the ‘Activate’ button
    IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
  3. Get an Activation PIN for your Wemo switch
    • If you have an iPhone
      1. Open the Belkin Wemo app on your phone and click ‘More’ in the bottom right hand corner.
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
      2. Click ‘Connect to IFTTT’
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
      3. You will then get an activation PIN
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
    • If you have an Android phone
      1. Open the Belkin Wemo app on your phone and click ‘More’ in the bottom right hand corner.
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
      2. Click ‘Connect to IFTTT’
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
      3. You will then get a PIN. Take this PIN and enter it on the IFTTT website to complete the channel activation.
        IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
  4. Take your generated activation PIN and enter it on the IFTTT website to complete the channel activation.
    IFTTT Wemo Switch channel
  5. Next, create a new Recipe https://ifttt.com/myrecipes/personal/new
  6. Choose Email as your Trigger Channel
    IFTTT Email channel
  7. Choose ‘Send IFTTT an email tagged’ as a way to initiate the trigger being fired
    IFTTT Email - choose trigger
  8. Set the tag that will cause this recipe to trigger
    IFTTT Email trigger label
  9. Select Wemo as ‘that’
    IFTTT evernote
  10. Choose what action you want to happen when Wemo receives an email e.g ‘Turn on a light’
    IFTTT evernote
  11. Choose which Wemo switch you want to control
    IFTTT evernote
  12. Create and activate the recipe!
    IFTTT evernote
  13. See how to integrate this recipe with LIFTTT on iOS or Android

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