Features

  • Say ‘Hey Siri, open my front door/gate’ to remotely open your ButterflyMX-controlled doors or gates.
  • Once added, you can also use Siri as a shortcut to open your door/gate with a single tap from the iOS shortcut menu.

 

Prerequisites

 

How to connect Siri

  1. Open the ButterflyMX app
  2. Select the door you’d like to open with Siri
  3. Tap ‘Add to Siri’
  4. Customize the command you want to use to open the door or gate
  5. Say the command you’ve created to open the door or gate

 

Step 1: Open the ButterflyMX app

Open up the ButterflyMX mobile app.

 

Step 2: Locate the door you’d like to open with Siri

Locate the door you’d like to open Siri with on the home screen of the app. Click on the name of that door.

 

Click the door you'd like to open the door with your voice

 

Step 3: Tap ‘Add to Siri’

Tap ‘Add to Siri’.

 

Click 'Add to Siri'

 

Step 4: Customize your command

Click ‘Change Voice Phrase’ to customize the command you want to use to open the door/gate. Then click ‘Done’.

 

Customize your command

 

Step 5: Open your door or gate

Say ‘Hey Siri, unlock the front entrance’ (or whatever phrase you created in step 4) and the door/gate will open.

 

Open the door or gate with Siri

 

Pro tip:

Once you’ve connected ButterflyMX to your Siri, you can swipe right on your home screen to access Shortcuts. Any access points set up in Siri will appear here and you can simply tap to open.

 

Learn more ways to open the door or gate with Siri

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