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How to get started with UniFi

How to get started with UniFi

I’m going to show you how to get started with the Ubiquiti UniFi system. We'll go over the equipment that I’m installing for my home network...

Use Home Assistant to turn your computer on and off

Use Home Assistant to turn your computer on and off

I’m going to show you the method that I personally use to send commands from Home Assistant to a Windows computer.

How to set up Hassio in Docker and in an Ubuntu server

How to set up Hassio in Docker and in an Ubuntu server

Learn step by step how to set up an Ubuntu server, Configure Docker in Linux, install Hassio in Docker containers and also, Portainer.

How to get started with Node-RED and Home Assistant

How to get started with Node-RED and Home Assistant

Node-RED is a programming tool for creating automations more visually. It provides a browser-based Editor where you can create flows, aka, automations...

How to get started with ESPHome and Sonoff

How to get started with ESPHome and Sonoff

ESPHome is a tool that allows creating custom firmware for ESP8266 and ESP32 boards. This post shows how to install the ESPHome add-on in Home Assistant.

Home Assistant new user interface and UI editor

Home Assistant new user interface and UI editor

In this article, I’m going to show you how to use the new UI editor. We’re going to set up a few cards so we can check the Card configuration window...

How to integrate Amazon Alexa with Home Assistant Cloud

How to integrate Amazon Alexa with Home Assistant Cloud

In this guide, you will learn how to integrate Amazon Alexa with Home Assistant Cloud. Also, how to configure what entities can be controlled from Alexa..

How to integrate Google Assistant with Home Assistant Cloud

How to integrate Google Assistant with Home Assistant Cloud

On this guide, you will learn how to integrate Google Assistant with Home Assistant Cloud. Also, how to configure what entities can be controlled...

Location tracking with OwnTracks HTTP Mode and Home Assistant

Location tracking with OwnTracks HTTP Mode and Home Assistant

OwnTracks is a popular app for location tracking in Home Assistant. Allowing to create some cool automation depending on the location of a device...