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How to Use the Apple Watch App

This article applies to the ecobee3, ecobee3 lite, ecobee4, SmartThermostat with voice control, and Switch +,

 

Please Note: The ecobee watch app supports WatchOS 3 and later.

 

When you install the latest version of the ecobee app for iOS on your iPhone, it should automatically install itself on to your Apple Watch at the same time, it may take a few moments to fully download and appear on your watch.

 

I can't find the app on my watch

If you can not find the app on your watch please do the following:

  1. Check to make sure you are running the latest version of the ecobee App for iOS on your iPhone. Please refer to our article What's the latest ecobee app version for iOS and Android?
  2. On your iPhone open the Apple Watch app
  3. Please select the "My Watch" tab on the bottom of the screen
  4. Check to see if the ecobee app is listed under "Installed on Apple Watch", if not please proceed to step 6.
  5. If the ecobee app is shown, then select it and make sure that the app is selected
  6. If the app is not listed as being installed, scroll down to the "Available Apps" section and find the ecobee Watch App.
  7. Select "INSTALL"
  8. Wait for the app to download and install on your watch

Sign into the ecobee app

After installing the app on the apple watch you may be presented with a Login screen similar to the one below:

 

 

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Please tap Sign In and open the ecobee app on your iPhone,

You will then be presented with a Sign In page (see below), please Sign In using your registered e-mail address and password and tap “Connect to Apple Watch”

 

 

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Changing the thermostat set point

You can change the desired setpoint using the Watch App, please follow the directions below, if you have more than one ecobee device on your account, you will need to select the thermostat first before you can make changes:

  1. Touch the current set point
  2. You will be presented with a slider, select your desired setpoint using the Digital Crown or by sliding your finger up and down
  3. Touch Done

 

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Changing the thermostat set point in Auto Mode

  1. Touch the current set point
  2. if your thermostat is in Auto mode, select the appropriate set point you would like to change, Heat / Cool. You will then be presented with a slider, select your desired setpoint using the Crown or by sliding your finger up and down the screen
  3. Touch Done 

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To change System Mode:

  1. Touch the Mode Square
  2. You will then be presented with the System Mode menu
  3. Select your desired System Mode

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Making a Quick Change:

If you would like to make a Quick Change, you can use the Force Touch feature of the Apple Watch to access the Quick Changes Menu, please follow the steps below:

  1. If you have only one thermostat, proceed to Step 2. If you have multiple thermostats on your account, first select the thermostat you would like to make the Quick Change Menu
  2. Firmly Press the screen to bring up the Quick Changes Menu
  3. Select the Quick Change you want to make

 

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Turning on & off the Switch+

To control your Switch+ from the ecobee Watch App, just tap on the light bulb to turn the switch ON or OFF

 

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