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How to use Wink Robots with your Sensi thermostat

How to use Wink Robots with your Sensi thermostat

Automation tips with Wink Robots for even more control of your home comfort

In 2015, we announced that Sensi™ Wi-Fi Thermostats now work with Wink smart home platform so you can control your favorite thermostat along with your lights, locks, garage door, and other Wink-compatible smart home products right from your Wink app. But did you know that Wink has another feature that makes it even easier to automate your home to run on its own?

If you are familiar with the Wink app, you might already be using Wink Robots. Wink Robots are a simple way to program your connected home products to work together automatically based on triggers, such as location or activity.

Here are just a few suggestions on how you can use Wink Robots together with your Sensi thermostat.

Use case #1Receive alerts when it’s too warm in your house
Name your Wink Robot:“Comfort Monitor - High”
If this Robot detects:Sensi thermostat rises above 72 degrees
At:Anytime
Then make this happen:“Send a Notification” or “Send an Email”
Use case #2Receive alerts when it’s too cold in your house
Name your Wink Robot:“Comfort Monitor - Low”
If this Robot detects:Sensi thermostat falls below 66 degrees
At:Anytime
Then make this happen:“Send a Notification” or “Send an Email”
Use case #3Set home temperature back when you leave the house
Name your Wink Robot:“Goodbye”
If this Robot detects:When I leave from [home address]
At:Anytime
For longer than:30 minutes
Make this happen:Set Sensi thermostat to 66 degrees
AND:Turn OFF my Garage Light
AND:Turn OFF All Lights
AND:“Send a Notification” or “Send an Email”
Use case #4Turn up home temperature when you arrive home
Name your Wink Robot:“Hello”
If this Robot detects:When I arrive to [home address]
At:Anytime
For longer than:30 minutes
Make this happen:Set Sensi thermostat to 70 degrees
AND:Turn ON my Garage Light
AND:Turn ON All Lights
AND:“Send a Notification” or “Send an Email”

Read more information on how to create Wink Robots at Wink.com.

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