thing-it-device-philips-hue

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    [thing-it-node] Device Plugin for Philips Hue Bridge to control Philips Hue Light Bulbs and Philips Hue Living Color Lamps.

    This allows you to

    • control Philips Hue Bulbs and Lamps over the Internet,
    • define complex scenes, storyboards and timer controlled execution

    by means of thing-it-node and thing-it.com.

    Installation

    Installation of NodeJS and [thing-it-node]

    First, install nodejs on your computer (e.g. your PC or your Raspberry Pi).

    Then install [thing-it-node] via

    npm install -g thing-it-node
    

    Initialization and Start of [thing-it-node]

    The [thing-it-device-philips-hue] Plugin is installed with [thing-it-node], hence there is no need to install it separately.

    The Plugin supports Autodiscovery, hence you only have to create a directory in which you intend to run the configuration, e.g.

    mkdir ~/hue-test
    cd ~/hue-test
    

    and invoke

    tin init
    

    and then start [thing-it-node] via

    tin run
    

    Install the thing-it Mobile App from the Apple Appstore or Google Play and set it up to connect to [thing-it-node] locally as described here or just connect your browser under http://localhost:3001.

    Philips Hue Setup

    Connect your Philips Hue Bridge to the same network as the [thing-it-node] Node Box you have configured above and install all lighting.

    Then push the Link Button on the Philips Hue Bridge.

    On the [thing-it] Mobile App or in the browser, confirm the registration of the Philips Hue Bridge.

    [thing-it-node] will automatically add all Light Bulbs and Living Color Lamps to your [thing-it-node] Configuration and you will be able control these from the [thing-it] Mobile App immediately.

    Mobile UI

    The following screenshot shows the Node Page of the sample configuration:

    Where to go from here ...

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    Install

    npm i thing-it-device-philips-hue

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    15

    Version

    0.1.38

    License

    MIT, EPL

    Unpacked Size

    307 kB

    Total Files

    16

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    Collaborators

    • klaus.berberich
    • marcgille
    • mitchellklein
    • nevertheless