freebox platform offers presence detection by keeping track of the
devices connected to a Freebox router.
If you have enabled the discovery component,
your Freebox should be detected automatically. Otherwise, you can set it
up manually in your
device_tracker: - platform: freebox host: foobar.fbox.fr port: 1234
You can find out your Freebox host and port by opening
this address in your browser. The
returned json should contain an api_domain (
host) and a https_port (
The first time Home Assistant will connect to your Freebox, you will need to authorize it by pressing the right button on the facade of the Freebox when prompted to do so.
Note that the Freebox waits for some time before marking a device as
inactive, meaning that there will be a small delay (1 or 2 minutes)
between the time you disconnect a device and the time it will appear
as “away” in Home Assistant. You should take this into account when specifying
On the contrary, the Freebox immediately reports devices newly connected, so
they should appear as “home” almost instantly, as soon as Home Assistant
refreshes the devices states.
See the device tracker component page for instructions how to configure the devices to be tracked.