mikrotik platform offers presence detection by looking at connected devices to a Mikrotik Routerboard based router.
You need to enable the RouterOS API to use this platform.
/ip service set api disabled=no port=8728
Go to IP -> Services -> API and enable it.
Make sure that port 8728 or the port you choose is accessible from your network.
To use an Mikrotik router in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry device_tracker: - platform: mikrotik host: IP_ADDRESS username: ADMIN_USERNAME password: ADMIN_PASSWORD
- host (Required): The IP address of your router.
- username (Required: The username of an user with administrative privileges.
- password (Required): The password for your given admin account.
port (Optional): Mikrotik API port. Defaults to
See the device tracker component page for instructions how to configure the people to be tracked.