The Glance card is useful to group multiple sensors in a compact overview. Keep in mind that this can be used together with entity-filter cards to create dynamic cards.
Screenshot of the Glance card.
To add the Glance card to your user interface, click the menu (three dots at the top right of the screen) and then Edit Dashboard. Click the Add Card button in the bottom right corner and select from the card picker.
All options for this card can be configured via the user interface.
The following YAML options are available when you use YAML mode or just prefer to use YAML in the Code Editor in the UI.
Override the used theme for this card with any loaded theme. For more information about themes, see the frontend documentation.
Number of columns to show. If not specified the number will be set automatically.
Options For Entities
If you define entities as objects instead of strings, you can add more customization and configuration:
Overwrites the state display with the relative time since last changed.
Action taken on card tap. See action documentation.
Action taken on card tap and hold. See action documentation.
Action taken on card double tap. See action documentation.
Options For Exemptions
type: glance title: Glance card sample entities: - binary_sensor.movement_backyard - light.bed_light - binary_sensor.basement_floor_wet - sensor.outside_temperature - light.ceiling_lights - switch.ac - lock.kitchen_door
Screenshot of the glance card with custom title.
Define entities as objects and apply a custom name:
type: glance title: Better names entities: - entity: binary_sensor.movement_backyard name: Movement? - light.bed_light - binary_sensor.basement_floor_wet - sensor.outside_temperature - light.ceiling_lights - switch.ac - lock.kitchen_door - entity: switch.wall_plug_switch tap_action: action: toggle