Cielo Breez Plus lets you control your air conditioner or heat pump with simple voice commands
Note: ‘Cielo Smart Home’ is a smart home skill for Cielo Smart Controllers.“Cielo Smart Home” skill offers various operational features that are supported by Alexa for Smart Skills category of thermostats.
Cielo Smart Controllers names should be compatible with Alexa. Alexa does not understand names with special characters or numbers. For more details please refer to Step 4 at the bottom of this page.
To configure your Device with Amazon Alexa Smart Skill follow the instructions given below:
Step 1: Login to Amazon Alexa
To sign in, enter your login credentials for your Alexa app and press the “Sign In” button or follow instructions to create a new account.
Step 2: Enable Skill & Link Account
On the home Screen open the side menu by pressing the “hamburger menu icon” highlighted in image below:
The side menu will slide in. From this menu press the “Skills & Games” option.
Tap on the search bar and type ‘Cielo Smart Home’ and press search. The “Cielo Smart Home” skill will appear in the search results. Select the “Cielo Smart Home” skill.
This will bring you to the “Cielo Smart Home” Alexa skill. To use this skill press “Enable”.
This will take you to 'Cielo World' login page so you can link your 'Cielo Home' account with your Amazon Alexa account. To continue enter you 'Cielo Home' app credentials and press the “Sign In” button.
After successful sign in you will see a message saying ' Cielo Smart Home has been successfully linked' & 'Close this window to discover smart home devices you can control with Alexa'.
On closing the page, you will see a discover devices screen as smart home devices must be discovered before they can be used with Alexa. Select the ‘Discover Devices’ option or cancel to discover by voice command with Alexa.
Alexa will start looking for devices and will take around 20 seconds. Once done, the list of the discovered devices will be displayed. Continue by setting up device.
You can add your device in a group to keep things organized or just skip and continue.
Your set up is now complete and your device is now ready to be controlled with simple voice commands.
To add more devices, you can register Cielo Smart Controllers with 'Cielo Home' app and say ‘Alexa, discover my devices’ and continue by setting up device.
Step 3: Alexa Voice Commands for Cielo Smart Controllers
The ‘Cielo Smart Home’ skill includes all the capabilities in any other smart home skill to allow voice control for Cielo Smart Controllers for your Air Conditioners & Heat Pumps. The skill is simple and easy to use and provides immediate control without any need of invoking the skill. It is capable of handling the following commands:
- Turn On/Turn Off, e.g. Alexa, turn On/Off Bedroom.
- Increase/Decrease temperature, e.g. Alexa, increase/decrease Bedroom by 2 degrees.
- Set temperature, e.g. Alexa, set Bedroom to 72 degrees.
- Ask the current set temperature of a specified device, e.g. Alexa, what is Bedroom set to?
- Ask the current temperature reading or ambient temperature detected by the device, e.g. Alexa, what is the current room temperature?
- Ask to change AC mode, you can change between Cool, Heat and Auto only. E.g. Alexa, change Bedroom mode to cool.
Step 4: Alexa Compatible Device Names
Cielo Smart Controllers names should be compatible with Alexa. Alexa does not understand names with special characters or numbers. It only understands simple English names for devices. To use Alexa with Cielo Smart Controllers, we recommend users to name these devices accordingly. Following guidelines must be followed for Alexa to be able to control your Cielo Smart Controllers for your air conditioners & heat pumps: