🤖 Android Users - Please use the steps below with best effort, and reach out to VOCOlink using the contact link located at the bottom of the page if you have difficulty connecting your VOCOlinc Smart Plug to the VOCOlinc App.
Download the VOCOlinc iOS App
2. When you first open the VOCOlinc App you may get two pop up messages. Tap OK to both. The first prompt allows the App to access HomeKit and control the Smart Plug. The second prompt will allow the App to discover your new smart plug and easily connect it to your WiFi Network.
Create a VOCOlinc Cloud account
1. Tap User in the bottom right of the screen. If you don’t yet have a VOCOlinc Cloud account: Tap Sign up VOCOlinc or If you already have a VOCOlinc Cloud account: Tap Login to VOCOlinc account and enter your email address and password.
*Please make note of your email and password as you will need these to add your Smart Plug to the OhmConnect dashboard later.
Add your Smart Plug to your VOCOlinc app and WiFi network
1. Tap Home in the bottom left corner. and then tap the ➕ Add Device icon in the middle of the screen.
2. On the "Add Device" screen Tap Outlets on the left side and then scroll down and tap the VP5 Smart plug.
3. Tap Operation confirmed (checkmark will appear) and then tap Next.
4. On the "Add Accessory" screen hover your phone camera over the QR code located on the bottom of the Smart Plug as if you were going to take a picture of it. (note. you may have to allow the App to access to your camera to proceed).
5. Once the camera reads the Smart Plug QR code, plug in your Smart Plug and then tap Add to Home on the "Outlet" screen.
6. The "Connecting to Outlet" process can actually take a few of minutes, so please be patient!
7. On the "Outlet Location" screen, please select the Room that best describes where the new Smart Plug will be plugged in and then tap Continue.
8. On the "Outlet Name" screen, please type a descriptive name (this will also be the name displayed in your OhmConnect dashboard) and then tap Continue.
9. On the "Display As" screen, please tap Outlet (checkmark will show up beside) then tap Continue.
10. Congratulations! 🥳 Your new Smart Plug is has now been added to your Home! Tap Done to complete the process.
Note: If you encounter any problems during the above steps, you can press the reset button to reset the smart plug as per the included VOCOlinc VP5 User manual. If you're still having difficulty, please click here to contact VOCOlinc support.
⭐️ p.s. Maximize your energy earnings by putting your smart plugs on the biggest energy hogs in your home, like your fridge, freezer, and portable air conditioner.