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On the "Smart Home" page you can register Smart Home devices from AVM with the FRITZ!Box and configure their settings.

Smart Home Device Overview

The overview contains all Smart Home devices from AVM that are registered with the FRITZ!Box or released for sharing in the FRITZ!Box home network.

ColumnLED / ButtonMeaning / Function
connection   The device is connected with the FRITZ!Box.
  The device is not connected with the FRITZ!Box.

automatic: For this socket automatic switching or "Switch off on standby" is enabled.

manual: No automatic switching is enabled.

Measuring the temperature  

On the FRITZ!DECT Repeater 100 and FRITZ!DECT devices with a switchable socket, the temperature measured by the device is displayed (in degrees Celsius) For precise temperature measurements FRITZ!DECT must be optimally positioned and configured; see Measuring the Temperature with FRITZ!DECT.

For a Comet DECT radiator control, the measured temperature is displayed. If you Configure an offset, the measured temperature will be displayed +/- this offset.

Target temperature

For a Comet DECT radiator control, you can set the current temperature here. The temperature is maintained until the next switch from comfortable to economy temperatuer (or vice versa), as defined by the switching schedule.

On/Off switch icon

Socket is switched on. Click on the switch to turn the socket off.


The socket is switched off. Click on the switch to turn the socket on.

Opens the socket settings (general settings, automatic switching, energy display).

Deletes the device from the FRITZ!Box user interface.

As long as the FRITZ!DECT device is supplied with power, the radio connection to the FRITZ!Box and configure automatic switching remain active. To clear the radio connection and disable automatic switching, briefly unplug the Smart Home device from the mains.

For a FRITZ!Powerline adapter the button is displayed only if the adapter is no longer connected with the FRITZ!Box.



You can combine several devices in a group and then switch these devices' sockets on and off at the same time. For this you can also configure a schedule and one device that regulates the switch status for the entire group.

Setting Up a New Group

Instructions are available here: Setting Up a New Group

Register New Device

Here is how to register a new FRITZ!DECT device with the FRITZ!Box:

  1. Click the "Register New Device" button.
  2. Press the "DECT" button on the FRITZ!DECT device until it starts flashing (about 6 seconds).

After registration the FRITZ!DECT device appears in the Smart Home Device Overview.

Configuring Automatic Switching and Other Functions

To open the settings of a device, click on the button. Various tabs in the settings present the following functions:

Switching state Determines the switch state upon a restart, for instance after a power outage. General
Manual Switching Specifies whether or not manual switching is possible (with the button on the device, FRITZ!Fon, MyFRITZ!App or in the user interface) General
Push Service Sends information on device operation by e-mail, either at regular intervals or whenever certain events occur. General
Automatic Switching

Various Schedules in order to switch the socket on and off automatically at specified times.

Switch Automatically
For measuring power consumption Measure and record the power consumption of connected electrical devices. Energy Display