hangouts platform allows you to deliver notifications from Home Assistant to Google Hangouts conversations. Conversations can be both direct as well as group chats.
To enable Hangouts notifications in your installation, you first need to configure
the Hangouts component. Then, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry notify: - name: NOTIFIER_NAME platform: hangouts default_conversations: - id: CONVERSATION_ID1 - id: CONVERSATION_ID2
(string)(Optional)Setting the optional parameter
nameallows multiple notifiers to be created. The default value is
notify. The notifier will bind to the service
(map)(Required)The conversations all messages will be sent to, when no other target is given.
The conversations has to be precreated, the conversation id can be obtained from the
hangouts.conversations entity. Make sure to use quotes around the conversation id or alias to escape special characters (
#) in YAML.
To use notifications, please see the getting started with automation page.