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Heads up: Philips Hue Change Impacting Scripted Automations!

Hey everyone,We wanted to keep you in the loop about some recent changes related to Philips Hue sensors that might impact your scripted automations. Philips Hue has updated their sensor device configuration to use the TemperatureSetting trait (previo...

Automations Script editor

I am trying out the new script editor and have run into a few issues with the devices I am attempting to control.First, an LG TV; I am trying to switch inputs, the command shows it is available, device.command.SetInputIn the newInput field I have tri...

Rodan by Community Member
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Compressor/Condenser cycles of then back on.

I have the 3rd Gen thermostat with a sensor connected to it.I'm having a major issue with the AC compressor/condensor cycle off and while the fan system is still circulating to cycle off the compressor/condensor kicks right back on. This happens a fe...

Can a script have parameters/arguments?

Can a script have parameters/arguments? I made a script which allows me to skip ahead X number of songs in the playlist/album on my Home speaker. If I want to be able to skip ahead any amount from 2 to 200, would I have to make a separate automation ...

catquas by Community Member
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OnOff starter for Android TV not working

I've tried to mimic the example "Dim lights and lower blinds when living room TV is on after dark" but it never triggers (i've removed the condition, just in case).I'm using a Sony Android TV (KD65A8BAEP)Is the state.OnOff starter actually working fo...

lasantosr by Community Member
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Nest outdoor camera

Is there a way to send Nest outdoor camera recordings via email using with a Home Automation Script. I was expecting that Starters with Type:device.state.MotionDetection are supported. But that does not seem to work yet ?

rbx774 by Community Member
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Script Editor Does Not Allow Turning Midea AC Unit Off

Has anybody else run into this?I'm attempting to automate a temperature schedule for my Midea U-Shaped AC Unit via the Script Editor.Everything works great except the Script Editor complains that setting device.command.OnOff to false (I'm pretty sure...

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cmfhsu by Community Member
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