FRITZ!DECT 301 Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!DECT 301 Service

Setting up group switching for FRITZ!DECT radiator controls

You can combine several FRITZ!DECT radiator controls, for example FRITZ!DECT 301, into a group and then conveniently control several radiators in the same room at the same time, for example.

Requirements / Restrictions

  • To use group switching with FRITZ!DECT 301/300, FRITZ!OS 6.80 or later must be installed on the FRITZ!Box.

Note:All instructions on configuration and settings given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS for the FRITZ!Box.

1 Creating a group

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Smart Home" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click the "New Group" button.
  4. Enable the option "Radiator controls" and click "Next".
  5. Enter a name for the group and select the smart home devices you want to switch together in the group.
  6. Click the "OK" button. The group is created.
  7. In the next window, click "OK" to save the settings.

2 Switching a group with radiator controls

Radiator controls that you have grouped together can either be controlled automatically or manually:

Note:You cannot use a FRITZ!DECT smart button, for example FRITZ!DECT 400, to switch radiator controls.

Automatically controlling a group with a radiator control

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Smart Home" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Select the option "All groups" from the drop-down list "viewing".
  4. Click the (Edit) button for "Group switch" that corresponds to the group for which you want to configure automatic switching.
  5. Set up the desired time and vacation switching.
  6. Under "Heating off", select the the period during which you do not want to heat.
  7. Click "OK" to save the settings.

Manually controlling a group with a radiator control

If you manually switch a group for which you also set up automatic switching, the manual switching applies until the next automatic switching time occurs:

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Smart Home" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. In the section "Group [name of the group]", click the plus or minus under "Temperature target" to change the temperature of the group.

    Note:You can also manually switch the radiator group in the home network using a FRITZ!Fon (menu "Home Network > Smart Home") or over the internet with MyFRITZ!App.