The area card lets you control and monitor an individual area.
Screenshot of the area card.
To add the area card to your user interface:
- In the top right of the screen, select the three dots menu and then select Edit dashboard.
- By editing the dashboard, you are taking over control of this dashboard. This means that it is no longer automatically updated when new dashboard elements become available. To continue, in the dialog, select Take control.
- In the bottom right corner, select the Add card button and select from the card picker.
All options for this card can be configured via the user interface.
Buttons will appear on the card for the entities in the area including fan, light and switch. A motion sensor icon will appear in the top left if a motion sensor is in the area and motion is detected by the motion sensor.
If a camera is added to the area you can show the camera feed instead of the area picture.
The following YAML options are available when you use YAML mode or just prefer to use YAML in the code editor in the UI.
Changes the area picture to a live feed of the camera set for the area.
link to view. For more information about views, see the view documentation
Override the used theme for this card with any loaded theme. For more information about themes, see the frontend documentation.
type: area area: bedroom
type: area area: bedroom navigation_path: my_bedroom show_camera: true theme: green