Browse how-to videos on the official Philips Hue YouTube channel for guidance on setting up and installing Philips Hue products.
What are effects?
How do I play an effect?
How can I tell if my light supports effects?
My Philips Hue app is having trouble connecting with my lights
What devices support Coming home and Leaving home automations?
Can I set automations in the Hue app when I'm not at home?
How close do I need to be to my Hue Bridge to control my lights?
How do I create Coming home and Leaving home automations?
How do I add or remove lights from a Room?
How do I control my Hue lights while I'm away from home?
How do I create a Hue account?
How do I create a new light scene?
How do I edit a light scene?
How do I recover deleted default light scenes?
How do I set all the lights in a Room to the same colour?
How do I set one light in a Room to a specific colour and/or brightness?
How does Philips Hue work with the camera on my phone?
What is a Zigbee channel change in the Philips Hue app?
Can I assign one light to multiple Rooms?
Can I control my Philips Hue lights from multiple devices?
How do I remove an unused smart device from my Philips Hue system?
Can I add multiple devices for the Coming home and Leaving home automations?
Can I delete location-enabled devices that can trigger Coming home and Leaving home automations?
How do I delete an automation?
How do I create an automation?
Where can I find Hue Labs?
How do I change the sunset and sunrise times for my automations?
How do I enable and disable automations?
What are dynamic scenes?
How do I set a dynamic scene?
Can I adjust the speed at which the lights move when a dynamic scene is set?
Can I adjust the brightness of a dynamic scene?
What kind of lamps support dynamic scenes?
Can I make my custom scene dynamic?
Can I make light recipes (Read, Relax, Concentrate and Energise) dynamic?
Can I play a dynamic scene on a Bluetooth-controlled Philips Hue set-up?
How do I create a Wake-up automation with the Sunrise wake-up style?
Why don't my lights start changing at the beginning of the fade duration I set for the Sunrise wake-up style?
What does the Mimic presence automation do?
Should I disable my other automations when Mimic presence is active?
When creating the Mimic presence automation, it says it will turn all non-selected lights or Rooms off when starting the Mimic presence automation. What does that mean?
What's the difference between choosing between lights coming on All day and Only when it's dark when I'm setting up the Mimic presence automation?
Can I set up multiple Mimic presence automations?
Is the Mimic presence schedule always the same?
Can I select Zones in the Mimic presence automation?
Will my other automations continue to function normally if they're not part of the Mimic presence automation?
Can I control the Hue sync box when I’m away from home in the Hue app, just like my other lights?
What is the Natural light scene?
Where can I find the Natural light scene?
Can I adjust the brightness or shade of white light for a specific time of day in the Natural light scene?
After I added the Natural light scene to a Room, other scenes were also added. What happened?
When editing the Natural light scene, why can't I see all the scenes that I have in the Room?
How do I set up an Entertainment area?
Which Hue products can I use with the Entertainment feature?
How many Entertainment areas can be active at the same time?
What is the maximum number of lights I can use in an Entertainment area?
What should I do if I notice a delay while using Entertainment areas?
Why am I unable to add lights to my Entertainment set-up after a software update?
Why are some of my Hue lights not showing in the Entertainment area set-up?
Why is the Entertainment feature only enabled for Philips Hue colour-capable lights?
Can I activate multiple entertainment areas on one Hue Bridge?
Can I add a non-Hue light to my Entertainment area?
Hue Sync Desktop
How does Hue Sync work?
Does Hue Sync work with Philips Ambilight TVs?
Does the Hue Sync desktop app work with streaming services I use on my computer?
What do I need to be able to sync my lights with my media?
Hue Sync TV
I can't find the Philips Hue Sync TV app on my TV's app store.
My Philips Hue Sync TV app is not working properly or is stuck.
How can I get a refund for the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
Can I use the Philips Hue Sync TV app while syncing my lights on the Hue app with other media, such as Spotify or with the Hue Play HDMI Sync Box?
Can I move the Philips Hue Sync TV app to another TV in my house?
Does my TV need an active Internet connection to use the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
How can I make my lights start syncing automatically when I turn on my TV?
Can I sync my lights to a radio station when playing on the TV?
Can I connect to a different Hue Bridge for the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
What is the difference between the Philips Hue Sync TV app and the Philips Hue Play HDMI sync box?
Why is there a price difference between the Philips Hue Sync TV app and the Philips Hue Play HDMI sync box?
Can I use the Philips Hue Sync TV app on multiple Hue Bridges?
What will my lights do when there's black content on the screen?
Does the Philips Hue Sync TV app work with black and white content?
Does the Philips Hue Sync TV app support Dolby Vision or HDR10+?
Will the Philips Hue Sync TV app have an impact on the performance of my TV?
Can I make my lights turn off when I turn off my TV?
Something happened during set-up and I lost my app purchase. What do I do?
Can I use my TV remote to control the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
Can I use the Hue app to control the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
If I uninstall the Philips Hue Sync TV app, will I lose my purchase?
If I perform a factory reset on my TV, will I lose the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
Can I control the Philips Hue Sync TV app using my voice via my smart home assistant?
How long does a refund for the Philips Hue Sync TV app take?
Does the Philips Hue Sync TV app work on Samsung monitors?
Will my soundbar and/or AV receiver work with the Philips Hue Sync TV app?
I see the alert that Automatic sync started, but my lights aren't responding. What should I do?
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*When a bulb displays "Up to" a certain number of lumens in its specifications, it displays the maximum lumen output of the bulb. It shows how bright the bulb can get at 2700 K (White bulbs) or 4000 K (White ambiance or White and colour ambiance bulbs). Learn more about brightness.