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How to add GDB remote device to the second or more phones

1. Download the GDB remote app. 2. Make sure the phone is connected to home Wifi. 3. Launch the app and you should see ‘My Devices’ view.The device should automatically show up. If not, pull down to refresh. If you still don’t see the device showing up, power cycle the GDB remote device and pull…

Use IFTTT and gmail to allow temporary guest access

There might be cases when you want your contractors or friends to temporarily access your garage door. Follow these steps. 1. Create a new gmail account just for this purpose. Don’t use your personal gmail account. 2. Register the an IFTTT account with the new gmail account you have. Login to ifttt.com. The general idea…

Amazon Alexa setup guide

This requires firmware version 29 or greater. 1. Register an IFTTT account. Login to ifttt.com 2. Go to ‘My Applets’ and click ‘New Applet’. 3. Click “+this” to select a trigger condition. Search for ‘Alexa’. You will see “Amazon Alexa” in the search result. Click that. Then select “Say a specific phrase” and fill the…