signal_messenger integration uses the Signal Messenger REST API to deliver notifications from Home Assistant to your Android or iOS device.
The requirements are:
- You need to set up the Signal Messenger REST API.
- You need a spare phone number to register with the Signal Messenger service.
Please follow those instructions, to set up the Signal Messenger REST API.
To send Signal Messenger notifications with Home Assistant, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry for Signal Messenger notify: - name: signal platform: signal_messenger url: "http://127.0.0.1:8080" # the URL where the Signal Messenger REST API is listening number: "YOUR_PHONE_NUMBER" # the sender number recipients: # one or more recipients - "RECIPIENT1"
Setting the optional parameter
nameallows multiple notifiers to be created. The notifier will bind to the service
The URL where the Signal Messenger REST API listens for incoming requests.
The sender number.
A list of recipients.
A few examples on how to use this integration.
... action: service: notify.NOTIFIER_NAME data: message: "That's an example that sends a simple text message to the recipients specified in the configuration.yaml"
... action: service: notify.NOTIFIER_NAME data: message: "Alarm in the living room!" data: attachments: - "/tmp/surveillance_camera.jpg"