The light card allows you to change the brightness of the light.
Screenshot of the light card.
To add the light 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.
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.
Action taken on card tap and hold. See action documentation.
Action taken on card double tap. See action documentation.
type: light entity: light.bedroom
Overwriting names example:
type: light entity: light.bedroom name: Kids Bedroom
type: light entity: light.office name: My Office
Screenshot of the Light card names.