Settings: Adjusting haptic feedback and enabling advanced kelvin control

These instructions relate to App 4.0. Please make sure you have the latest version prior to following these instructions. Download for iOS or Android.

Account Settings is where you can turn on features such as Reduce Hepatic Feedback, Advanced Kelvin Control and more.


1. From the Home Screen tap the GEAR icon in the bottom menu
2. Once selected the GEAR icon will be highlighted in blue




4. From here turn certain features on and off by ticking or unticking the box to the right


From advanced settings you can:

Reduce Haptic Feedback: Lessen the vibrations emitted by your phone when pressing a button, scrolling brightness and using the Color Wheel.

Cloud Set-Up During Onboarding: Disable setting your light-up with a LIFX cloud account and control via your local network only. Note: you will no longer be able to access features such as Schedules, Integrations and more.

Advanced Kelvin Control: Unlock an increased level of control for the white Kelvin Wheel for minute adjustments to the color temperature.

Nest Configuration: Set-up your lights to work with Nest Products. Note: only available to users who created a Nest Account prior to August 19, 2019.

Send Diagnostics: At the request of the LIFX Support Team, from here you can send the current status of your lights to help with troubleshooting.

Disable Effects in Background (iOS only): Effects will only run when the LIFX App Screen is open, this may help save the battery of your phone.

Clear Cache (iOS only): Remove the local files of your lights as a first-step when troubleshooting.


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