IHC Binary Sensor

Before you can use the IHC Binary Sensor platform, you must setup the IHC Component.

When auto setup is enabled the following products will be found in the IHC project and setup as binary sensors:

  • Dataline magnet contacts
  • Dataline Pir sensors
  • Dataline Pir sensors with twilight detection
  • Dataline Pir alarm sensor
  • Dataline smoke detector
  • Dataline gas detector
  • Dataline light sensor

Manual configuration

To manually configure IHC Binary Sensors insert this section in your configuration:

  - platform: ihc
      - id: 12345
        name: mysensor
        type: opening
        inverting: True
      - id: 12346

Configuration Variables


(map)(Optional)List of binary sensors to setup manually.


(integer)(Required)The IHC resource id.


(boolean)(Optional)If True the sensor will be inverted.

Default value: false


(string)(Optional)The name of the component


(string)(Optional)The binary sensor type. See Home Assistant binary sensor for available types.

The resource id should be an id of a boolean IHC resource. For more information about IHC resource ids see Manual Setup.