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aditya patil asked

How to create/update/delete groups using smart home skill ?

Working on smart home skill, how my skill will know that user want create a room/group. If my skill get request for it then i can use create group api within skill

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Jason@Amazon answered

It isn't possible to check what groups have been set by the customer, nor create/update/delete groups as they can include devices from multiple smart home skills.

A potential workaround is to use scenes: https://developer.amazon.com/en-US/docs/alexa/device-apis/alexa-scenecontroller.html

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