Emby


The emby platform allows you to control a Emby multimedia system from Home Assistant.

To add Emby to your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
media_player:
  - platform: emby
    host: YOUR_IP_ADDRESS
    api_key: YOUR_API_KEY

Configuration Variables

hoststring(Optional, default: localhost)

The host name or IP address of the device that is running Emby.

api_keystringRequired

The API key to use to authenticate.

sslboolean(Optional, default: false)

Connect with HTTPS/WSS. Your SSL certificate must be valid.

portinteger(Optional)

The port number of the device that is running Emby.

Default:

8096 (No SSL), 8920 (SSL)