Home Assistant RFXCOM Integration
This integration is to control RFXtrx devices. I am using to control Somfy blinds and KlikAanKlikUit remotes.
- Add integration:
- Conection type:
- Select device:
RFXtrx433XL - RFXtrx433XL, s/n: * - RFXCOM
Remember to configure the RFXCOM unit before using it with Home Assistant as Home Assistant integration has limited control of it.
Specifically, you need to use the RFXCOM rfxmngr tool to enable the relevant protocols and in the case of Somfy blinds, pair them.
For my home I enabled the
AC protocol for use with
KAKU are inexpensive home automation devices that use a wireless protocol very similar to X-10.
The simplest way is to:
- List integrations
- Enable Automatic Add
Afterwards, just use the lights and devices, and they will be added automatically.
For pairing the Somfy blinds, you can refer to this article and ths one.
In my configuration I am using:
remoteID: 010E1 > 0 : 10 : E1 : 010E1 123456 ABCDEF remoteID: 69121 > 0 : 16 : 225 : 4321 unitCode: 01 1234567890123456 071a000000000000 071a00000010e101
Because for some reason my Skylight cover says "Open" when is "Closed" and viceversa.
To clean that up we use the:
To create a "template" cover that shows things properly. In
we have this:
cover: - platform: template covers: study_skylight_p: unique_id: 13d7a089-c536-4dc0-b2c0-e5dae6521460 open_cover: service: cover.close_cover target: entity_id: cover.rfy_0010e1_1 close_cover: service: cover.open_cover target: entity_id: cover.rfy_0010e1_1 stop_cover: service: cover.stop_cover target: entity_id: cover.rfy_0010e1_1