Minecraft servers allow players to play the sandbox video game Minecraft by Mojang AB online or via a local area network with other players. The
Minecraft Server integration lets you retrieve information from a Minecraft server (Java edition) within Home Assistant.
Adding Minecraft Server to your Home Assistant instance can be done via the user interface, by using this My button:
If the above My button doesn’t work, you can also perform the following steps manually:
Browse to your Home Assistant instance.
In the sidebar click on Settings.
From the configuration menu select: Devices & Services.
In the bottom right, click on the Add Integration button.
From the list, search and select “Minecraft Server”.
Follow the instruction on screen to complete the set up.
This integration provides a binary sensor for the following information from a Minecraft server:
- Connection status
This integration provides sensors for the following information from a Minecraft server:
- Latency time
- Protocol version
- Number of online players (player names are available in state attributes)
- Number of maximum players
- World Message / Message of the Day (MOTD)