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Using Smart Things app to remotely turn a Samsung N5200 on / off when not geo-located.

(Topic created: 11-30-2023 01:38 PM)
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CoachDH
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Does Smart Things need to be on the same WIFI network to operate a TV remotely??

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I can tell you from personal experience that I have turned off my TVs 100km away from my house.

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It doesn't for me. I'm able to remotely control my TVs from anywhere.
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Gretings.  I'm being told by tech support that if you "have to be" on the "same" WIFI network for  this to work.  However, I'm talking about being 15nm away - not on the same wifi network.  In that case, according to them, it will not work.  I told them that the Genie Wall Switch app affords users this capability.

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I can tell you from personal experience that I have turned off my TVs 100km away from my house.
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WOW!!  Ok.  That's interesting.  I will have to try it then.  Thank you.

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