How to reset a Philips Hue bulb (with or without a bridge)

The Philips Hue is our favorite lighting system because it has the widest range of lighting and the best control set.

You may need to move your bulbs between control systems, such as when you reuse an old bulb or when you get a used kit. In this case, you need to reset the bulb. Here’s how to use and not use the Philips Hue Bridge:

If you have a Philips Hue Bridge, there is the easiest way to reset the bulb. First, you’ll need the light bulb serial number. The bulb serial number is usually on the bulb itself, usually around the connector.With light strip Hue outdoor light, The light may be in the control box where it is plugged in.

Make sure the hue light is on before the next step. Give it a few seconds so that it can be discovered.

Open the Hue app and enter “Settings”, “Light Settings”.[ライトを追加]Tap to add a new light bulb to your system.[検索]Instead of tapping[シリアル番号の追加]You need to tap and then enter the 6-character serial number of the bulb you want to reset. next,[検索]Tap. The lights will reset and join the system.

If you have an Amazon Alexa smart speaker with a built-in Zigbee hub like this: Echo Show 10 (3rd Generation) Or Echo (4th generation), You can use it to reset the light bulb. First, you’ll need the serial number for one or more lights, following the steps above. Then make sure the bulb is connected and turned on.

Open the Alexa app and[デバイス]After tapping[+]Tap the icon,[デバイスの追加]Choose. Tap the question mark, then[Zigbeeデバイスをペアリングモードにするにはどうすればよいですか?]Select the link below. Scroll down and[Philips HueLightをリセット]Choose. Enter the light serial number and[続行]Click. Alexa resets the Hue bulb, detects it and connects it to the Alexa Zigbee hub.

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If you have a Philips Hue dimming switch, you can easily reset the bulb. After turning on the light bulb, bring the switch within 6 inches of the light bulb. Press and hold the power on and power off buttons (new dimmer power on and scene selection buttons) until the light bulb flashes. This will reset it to the default factory settings.

You can pair the Hue switch directly with the light bulb. Again, keep the switch within a few inches of the bulb and press and hold the power button. The LED on the switch will blink and the light bulb will blink. You can now switch the power, adjust the brightness, and change the color / temperature of the light bulb using the buttons on the switch. How to reset a Philips Hue bulb (with or without a bridge)

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