Linksys Access Points


The linksys_ap platform offers presence detection by looking at connected devices to a Linksys based access point.

It was tested with a LAPAC1750 AC1750 Dual Band Access Point.

Configuration

To use a Linksys Access Point in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
device_tracker:
  - platform: linksys_ap
    host: 192.168.1.1
    username: YOUR_USERNAME
    password: YOUR_PASSWORD

Configuration Variables

host

(string)(Required)The hostname or IP address of your access point, e.g., 192.168.1.1.

username

(string)(Required)The username of an user with administrative privileges (read-only is sufficient).

password

(string)(Required)The password for your given admin account.

verify_ssl

(boolean)(Optional)Verify SSL certificate for HTTPS request.

Default value: true

Example

Example for all configuration options:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
device_tracker:
  - platform: linksys_ap
    host: 192.168.1.1
    username: YOUR_USERNAME
    password: YOUR_PASSWORD
    verify_ssl: true
    scan_interval: 6
    consider_home: 12

See the device tracker component page for instructions how to configure the people to be tracked.