Setup guide

How to set up a Hue wall switch module

Connect with a Hue Bridge

With a Hue Bridge, you get access to the full suite of smart lighting features — and connecting a Hue wall switch module is simple.

Before you start setup

Is your Hue Bridge connected and added to the Hue app?

Your Hue Bridge should already be plugged in, connected to Wi-Fi, and added to your Hue app. If you haven’t done that yet, first install your Hue Bridge.

Learn how to set up a Hue Bridge

Have you installed your Hue wall switch module?

Install the Hue wall switch module behind any standard switch in your home. If you are unsure about installation, refer to the manual that came with your Hue wall switch module.

Set up a Hue wall switch module

  1. Open the Hue app.
  2. Go to the Settings tab and tap Accessories.

4. Tap Add accessory.

Add accessory

4. Tap Hue wall switch module and follow the on-screen instructions.

5. Once the Hue app has found the wall switch module, you will be able to select which Room or Zone the wall switch module controls, as well as what the switch does.

Need help?

If you need additional help setting up your Hue wall switch module, browse our FAQ or get in touch with Philips Hue Support.

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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 color ambiance bulbs). Learn more about brightness