UPC Connect Box

The upc_connect platform offers presence detection by looking at connected devices to a Connect Box from Liberty Global (also known as UPC Cablecom in Switzerland) which is an Internet provider in Switzerland, Austria and the Netherlands (under Ziggo).

To use a Connect Box in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: upc_connect
    password: PASSWORD

Configuration Variables



The password of your router.



The IP address of your router.

Default value:

See the device tracker integration page for instructions how to configure the people to be tracked.

Also known to be working with the following devices:

  • Irish Virgin Media Super Hub 3.0
  • Unitymedia Connect Box (DE)
  • Ziggo Connectbox (NL)
  • Compal CH7465LG ED 3.0 - Connect box (UPC / Vodafone CZ)