simplepush platform uses Simplepush to deliver notifications from Home Assistant to your Android and iOS device. Unlike similar apps the Simplepush app requires no registration and supports end-to-end encryption.
Adding Simplepush 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, select Settings.
From the configuration menu, select Devices & Services.
In the bottom right, select the Add Integration button.
From the list, search and select Simplepush.
Follow the instructions on screen to complete the setup.
To test if the service works, just send a message with
curl from the command-line.
If you enter your password and salt (as defined in the Simplepush app settings) during the configuration of this integration, all notifications sent from this integration will be end-to-end encrypted.
Simplepush can send a notification by calling the
You can specify the
event under the
Events can be used to customize the notification behavior.
It is also possible to specify
attachments under the
Attachments can be images, GIFs or video files that are accessible by a URL.
To use notifications, please see the getting started with automation page.
Send a notification with a title and event.
- service: notify.simplepush data: title: "This is the title" message: "This is the message" data: event: "event"
Send a notification with four attachments defined by their URL. Attachments can be images, GIFs or video files.
- service: notify.simplepush data: message: "This is the message" data: attachments: - image: "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ee/Sample_abc.jpg" - image: "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d3/Newtons_cradle_animation_book_2.gif" - video: "http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/gtv-videos-bucket/sample/BigBuckBunny.mp4" - video: "http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/gtv-videos-bucket/sample/ElephantsDream.mp4" thumbnail: "http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/gtv-videos-bucket/sample/images/ForBiggerEscapes.jpg"