RBoy Apps
INSTALLING DEVICE HANDLERS

NOTE: You need to use the SmartThings Classic mobile app for installation AFTER which you can access the installed devices using the new SmartThings mobile app
  1. First pair your device with the hub (see the SmartThings manual for pairing instructions)
  2. Click on the Device Handler you want to install, it will open a new window with the code, select all (Ctrl+A) and copy the code (Ctrl+C)
  3. Login to your SmartThings IDE at https://graph.api.smartthings.com (create a login if you don't have one AND don't forget to opt-in for the developer account)
  4. Click on "My Locations" and then click on the name of the location where you want to install the device handler
  5. Click on "My Device Handlers"
  6. Click on "+New Device Handler" on the top right 
  7. Click "From Code"
  8. Paste the code (Ctrl + V) into the editor and click "Create"
  9. Click "Publish" and then "For me" on the top right 
  10. Click on "My Devices" on the top
  11. Click on your existing device (thermostat/lock etc which you want to change) 
  12. Scroll down and click on "Edit"
  13. Under "Type *" select the new device handler you just created (it will show up at the bottom of the list)
  14. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Update"
  15. Open the SmartThings Classic App on your phone and under "My Home" look for your new device


FOR UPDATING EXISTING DEVICE HANDLERS WITH A NEWER VERSION OF THE CODE:
  • Click on the Device Handler you want to install, it will open a new window with the code, select all (Ctrl+A) and copy the code (Ctrl+C)
  • Login to your SmartThings IDE at https://graph.api.smartthings.com
  • Click on "My Locations" and then click on the name of the location where you had installed the device handler previously
  • Click on "My Device Handlers"
  • Click on the Device Handler you want to update in the SmartThings IDE
  • Select all (Ctrl+A) and delete the old code, Paste (Ctrl+V) the new code
  • Click on "Save"
  • Click  on "Publish" and then click "For me"
  • IMPORTANT, DON'T SKIP THIS STEP: Open the Device page on your phone, check/update your preferences (little gear icon on the top right) and tap "Done" or "Save". Now tap the "Refresh" tile (with the circular arrow). If you skip this last step the updated Device Handler may not work properly.