FRITZ!Box 7430 – Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!Box 7430 – Service

Registering a FRITZ!DECT socket with the FRITZ!Box

The outlet switch, for example FRITZ!DECT 200, is integrated into your home network via an encrypted DECT connection. You can either use the "DECT" button on the FRITZ!Box or a wizard in the user interface to start the registration procedure.

Requirements / Restrictions

  • A maximum of ten outlet switches (FRITZ!DECT) can be registered with the FRITZ!Box.

Note:The configuration procedure and notes on functions given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS for your FRITZ!Box.

1 Registering FRITZ!DECT by button

  1. Plug the FRITZ!DECT into an outlet near the FRITZ!Box.
  2. Push the "DECT" button on the FRITZ!DECT. Hold down the button for at least 6 seconds until the "DECT" begins to flash rapidly. The FRITZ!DECT is in registration mode as long as the LED flashes rapidly.
  3. Within 2 minutes: Push the "DECT" button on the FRITZ!Box. Hold down the button for at least 6 seconds until the "DECT" or "Info" LED on the FRITZ!Box begins to flash. The FRITZ!Box is in registration mode as long as the LED flashes.

2 Registering FRITZ!DECT with the wizard

  1. Plug the FRITZ!DECT into an outlet near the FRITZ!Box.
  2. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  3. Click "Smart Home" in the "Home Network" menu.
  4. Click the "Register New Device" button.
  5. Within 2 minutes: Push the "DECT" button on FRITZ!DECT. Hold down the button for at least 6 seconds until the "DECT" begins to flash rapidly. The FRITZ!DECT is in registration mode as long as the LED flashes rapidly.

The "DECT" LED on the FRITZ!DECT remains lit as soon as the DECT connection has been established. Afterwards, you can plug the FRITZ!DECT in wherever you want; you can configure and operate it under "Home Network > Smart Home" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.