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Wemo Dimmer light behaviors

The Wemo® WiFi Smart Dimmer, F7C059 and WDS060 control light levels of a dimmable light bulb, including switching it ON and OFF.  This article describes what the different colors of the light on the Wemo Dimmer mean.

Wemo WiFi Smart Dimmer, F7C059
 
ColorStatusDescription
User-added imageOFFWemo Dimmer is OFF
User-added imageWhiteWemo Dimmer is working normally
User-added imageBlinking whiteWemo Dimmer is starting up or its firmware is upgrading.
User-added imageBlueSetup is finished (30 seconds)
User-added imageBlinking BlueWemo Dimmer is ready for setup
User-added imageGreenWemo Dimmer is responding to a rule
User-added imageBlinking GreenWemo Dimmer is activating a long-press rule. Press and hold for 2 seconds.  Create in rules to turn other Wemo devices ON and OFF.
User-added imageSolid RedWi-Fi signal is low.  Single tap the bar under the ON/OFF button to hide the red light for 24 hours.
User-added imageBlinking Red
Single blink – Wemo Dimmer has lost connection to the router.  Single tap the bar under the ON/OFF button to hide the red light for 24 hours.
 
Blinking slowly (solid for 4 seconds) - Wemo Dimmer has overheated and turned itself OFF to cool down.  It will turn ON automatically in a few minutes.
User-added imageWhitePress and hold the bar below the power button for 2 seconds then release when the light illuminates white to restart your Wemo Dimmer.
User-added imageBluePress and hold the bar below the power button until the light turns blue to reset your Wemo Dimmer’s Wi-Fi settings.
User-added imageRedPress and hold the bar below the power button until the light turns red to restore your Wemo Dimmer to its factory default settings.

Wemo WiFi Smart Dimmer, WDS060
 
ColorStatusDescription
User-added imageOFFWemo Dimmer is OFF
User-added imageWhiteWemo Dimmer is working normally
User-added imageBlinking WhiteWemo Dimmer is starting up or its firmware is upgrading
User-added imageBlueSetup is finished (30 seconds)
User-added imageBlinking BlueWemo Dimmer is ready for setup or is responding to a third-party interaction (e.g., Amazon Echo, Google Home™, IFTTT).
User-added imageGreenThe light bar will flash green when the Wemo Dimmer is turned ON by a rule or when you have activated a long-press rule.
User-added imageOrangeWemo Dimmer is on Away Mode.  The switch turns ON/OFF occasionally to make it look like someone’s home.
User-added imageBlinking Red
Single blink Wemo Dimmer has lost connection to the router.  Single tap the bar under the ON/OFF button to hide the red light for 24 hours.
 
Blinks red twice quickly Wi-Fi signal is low.   Single tap the bar under the ON/OFF button to hide the red light for 24 hours.
 
Blinks red slowly (solid for 4 seconds) Wemo Dimmer has overheated and turned itself OFF to cool down.  It will turn ON automatically in a few minutes.
User-added imageWhitePress and hold the bar below the power button for 2 seconds then release when the light illuminates white to restart your Wemo Dimmer.
User-added imageBluePress and hold the bar below the power button until the light turns blue to reset your Wemo Dimmer’s Wi-Fi settings.
User-added imageRedPress and hold the bar below the power button until the light turns red to restore your Wemo Dimmer to its factory default settings.
 
NOTE:  For complete instructions on how to reboot and restore your Wemo Dimmer or reset the stored Wi-Fi settings, click here.  To learn how to set up the Wemo Dimmer, click here

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