panasonic_viera platform allows you to control a Panasonic Viera TV.
To configure your Panasonic Viera TV, head to the Configuration > Integrations page. Click on the plus (+) button to add a new integration.
Once the integration is loaded, with your TV turned on and connected to your local network, enter the IP address of your TV and a name of your choice.
If your TV needs to be paired, you will be prompted to type the PIN code that will be displayed on it.
To allow your TV to be turned on or controlled while off, enable
Powered On By Apps in the TV Settings: Network > TV Remote App Settings
If you prefer to use YAML to set up your Panasonic Viera TV, you can still do it. It also allows for some extra settings.
# Example configuration.yaml entry panasonic_viera: host: YOUR_TV_IP
When you restart Home Assistant, make sure the TV is turned on and connected to your local network. If your TV needs to be paired, you’ll need to go to Configuration > Integrations to type the PIN code that will be displayed on it and finish the setup.
# Example turn_on_action configuration.yaml entry with Wake-on-LAN panasonic_viera: host: YOUR_TV_IP name: Living Room TV turn_on_action: - service: wake_on_lan.send_magic_packet data: mac: "AA:BB:CC:DD:99:1A"
play_media function can be used to open web pages and other media types (images, movies) via URLs in the TV web browser.
# Example play_media script script: front_door_camera: alias: "Show who's at the door" sequence: - service: media_player.turn_on data: entity_id: media_player.living_room_tv - service: media_player.play_media data: entity_id: media_player.living_room_tv media_content_type: "url" media_content_id: YOUR_URL - delay: seconds: 5 - service: media_player.media_stop data: entity_id: media_player.living_room_tv
If your model is not on the list, give it a test. If everything works correctly, then add it to the list on GitHub.