Smart plugs are a modern solution to modern problems. They allow you to remote control your smart devices from the comfort of your armchair. Sadly, the smart plug controls only one device at a time but where there is hope there is away. The way here is the power strips. These power strips have multiple sockets and allow a number of cables to get plugged in at a time. Now sometimes these smart plugs don’t work. This article will give you viable solutions for the problems that you face with the smart plug.
KMC Smart Plug Not Working
1. Wi-Fi or application not recognizing KMC smart plug? Check your device.
Sometimes your application or Wi-Fi is simply unable to find or recognize your KMC smart plug. In this case first of all you need to check if your mobile device and smart plug are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Also, make sure that your Wi-Fi is working properly. After checking the above conditions the next step is resetting. You will have to reset your smart plug. For this purpose press the power button and hold it for several seconds. Wait for the LED flash to turn green and you are done.
2. Unable to operate on and off? Check the device connection.
In case you are unable to operate on and off the system of your device with the application first of all make sure that your devices that are connected to smart plug are turned on. Here again, the necessary condition is the connection of the mobile device and smart plug to the same Wi-Fi. The next step is to reset the smart plug to the factory defaults and the initial set-up instructions are to be followed again.
3. Unable to configure KMC smart plug? Follow the steps below:
If you cannot configure your KMC smart plug follow these simple steps to troubleshoot this problem. Reset is the key. Before doing anything else, reset your device. To reset all you have to do is hold the power button for ten seconds and wait for the LED flash to turn green. Upon release, the device will be reset. Then use your application and reconfigure your network settings. Then again reset your smart plug to factory defaults and you will have to follow the initial set-up instructions once again.
4. LED not turning on? Try following this:
If your LED does not turn on, there is a very simple hack for this problem. All that you have to do is, check your application and make sure that the LED is not on the deactivation mode in the application. If it is, activate it immediately otherwise you will not be able to turn on the LED.
In case you don’t know how to factory reset, we will explain that to you as well. First things first, you will have to unplug the smart plug. Find the power button, press it, and then hold it for a few seconds. Plug the smart plug into an outlet while you are still holding the power button and then release the button. Remember you cannot release it before plugging the smart plug into the outlet. When you hear a click sound, your factory setting is all done.