August Smart Lock

Cinegration LLC
Version: 2001

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The Control4 Home Automation system can control nearly all aspects of a customer’s smart home. Make your front door smarter with an August Smart Lock Pro + Connect. Go keyless to lock and unlock your door from anywhere with your phone. Give keyless entry to family, friends, or even the dog walker. The lock easily attaches to your existing deadbolt; use your existing key at anytime. Now available for Control4! 



  • Get lock status and instant lock status updates
  • Operate the lock
  • View lock activity
  • View lock users
  • Activate routines or scenes based on lock events
  • Get push notifications within Control4
  • Secure - uses OAuth implementation so there is no need to access customer account info
  • More features and integration with August Doorbell Cam Pro and August Smart Keypad coming soon


Compatible Hardware
This driver only works with locks that are connected via the August Connect.

  • August Smart Lock or August Smart Lock Pro
  • August Connect Wi-Fi Bridge


 Compatible Control4 Systems
This driver is compatible with Control4 2.9.1 or higher. A strong network connection is required to effectively utilize this driver.



Can you give us some examples of how we could use this driver?
This driver can be used to control your August lock, monitor lock events, and monitor lock history.

Which August products does this driver support?
Currently, this driver works with any generation of the August Smart Lock that has the ability to connect with the August Connect.

How does user history work?
User history is returned in real-time from your August Smart Lock. You can actively monitor who unlocks your door.

How do push notifications work?
This driver takes advantage of Control4's native push notifications. You must have the Push Notification agent loaded in the project for this to work.

Where can I get support if I have an issue?
If you have questions or issues with the driver or integration, please go to and submit a ticket.

Do you offer showroom discounts?
All Cinegration Development drivers support the DriverCentral showroom project.

Can I try this driver out before buying it?
All Cinegration Development drivers for Control4 come with a trial. Simply add the DriverCentral licensing driver along with this driver and you can fully test the driver before purchasing.


Driver is provided by Cinegration Development LLC.  All rights reserved.

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Compatible Control4 Systems:  2.9.1 +
Compatible Hardware: August Smart lock w/ August Connect
Developed by: Cinegration LLC.

You must have your August lock linked to your August Connect


  • Setup your August Smart lock with August Connect iOS or Android app and verify functionality prior to integrating.
  • Add (1) August Gateway driver.
  • Enter customers email address in the email field. The customer will receive an email with a link to connect their August lock to Control4.

Note: If the customer does not receive the email, instruct them to check their email spam folder.


  • When the customer successfully authorizes Control4 access to the driver you may move on to the next steps.
  • Add (1) August lock and (1) Control4 Generic Door Lock for each lock that is in your August account.
  • For each lock Bind your August Smart Lock “AUGUST_LOCK” connection to the appropriate binding on the gateway. 
  • For each lock bind your August Smart Lock “RELAY” binding to the Control4 Generic Door Lock.



  • Create your project in the project portal. This will generate your project token.
  • Download and load the cloud driver into your project, you only need one per a project.
  • Use your project token that you have from step one and input it into the “Project Token” properties field within the cloud driver in your Control4 project.
  • Once you have your project connected with your driver will be automatically licensed and auto update will be active.



Cinegration strives to provide fully working drivers without defects.  However, changes and bugs may be found.  Because of this, any bug/maintenance update to this driver will be free of charge. However, due to the ever-changing nature of computer and audio/video systems, if a new version of the Control4® software or API changes create issues or new features are added, a new or updated version will be provided for an additional expense or free as determined by Cinegration.