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Trigger a Google Automation (Scene) from a Zimi switch

To have multiple devices turn on / off from the press of a button, please follow the instructions below.

Note: This requires the Google Home app. Please make sure you have linked Zimi from the 'Works with Google' page.

1) In the Google Home app, select Automations

2) Press the + Add button

3 ) Select Household

4 ) Give your Automation a name and select + Add Starter

5 ) Then select the option, When a device does something

6 ) Then select the device from the list which will start the automation.

7 ) In this example, when this light switch turns 'off', it will action multiple devices to turn off as well. Select Add starter when done.

8 ) Then select + Add action then Adjust Home devices. Select the devices you want to turn on / off.

9 ) Select Save when done. You have now created an automation which will action multiple devices from the press of a button.

You can also create another automation that will do the opposite when the light switch is turned on.

If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact Zimi Support (

Updated on: 21/02/2024

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