[APP][Pro] Ubiquiti UniFi Network

Thanks! I should have known. I was taken off guard due to the fact that without adding devices I see as options the rooms that I have created as zones. Anyways, ‘problem’ solved.

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Yes, this is the way i have been using it for a few years now. But with this many possibilities there is no way you can know everything :wink:

So, it should be so simply. I created this flow. The device itself shows correctly the connection status depending on switching on/off wifi. But the status of me being home or not is not changed. Am I missing something (again :blush:)?

Nah, it should work like this. i would however built a timer , sometimes it disconnects and does a reconnect when roaming from ap to ap.

What doesn’t work for you? Doesn’t set it you to away?

Indeed, it does not set me to ‘away’.

The Unifi device represents only the phone, not your person (Homey account). Just set you at home/away in the flow.
I use it rhis way to make all other home/away logics with the homey user state.
In addition I use a timer for away state to prevent a state change if teh phone is roaming between APs.

Set me at home and stop timer (if running).

Start timer (delay is taken from a logic variable):

Disconnect-Timer (delay) finished:
Set me away.


Great to see someone working on this app. It opens up a long list of possibilities.

Do you know if this presence flow also works with iPhones? They sometimes disconnect from wifi to save power.
What is the delay that you use on your timer?

I am not so worried by a delay in reporting “away”, but the presence should be set at “at-home” before I open my front door, or my alarm will trigger. Do you think that is possible?

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Thanks, I have a similar approach but took out the logic check in the AND card to rule out as much as possible. Indeed a connect or disconnect as flow trigger in combination with a Then card that sets the presence accordingly. I’ll do some testing tonight in order to narrow down possible reasons for this not functioning.

And your phone is disconnected from the WiFi and that status gets reflected by the device? Eg, there is no longer a escalation mark

Correct. I have the suspicious feeling roaming between the APs in combination with disconnecting trigger seems to be interfering. Not sure, will built in a timer or something like that (can you use a delay in combination with an AND card?) in combination with 2nd validation of disconnect prior to switching status.
Setup to test:

Just take my Screenshots as example (my last post).
Use Chronograph app for a timer.
You can’t work with timer in one flow. Xou have to start timernon disconnect and react on the timer event in a second flow. If you get reconnected while timer is running then stop the timer.
This way you get only set as away if you are offline tje whole delay (timer running).

I can’t get it to work with my USG-Pro and My cloud key Gen 2 (2.17) and Unifi 6.2.25.

trying Local super admin and cloud (main+owner )user. on port 443 and latesr experim=ental version 2.12

(I can’t add (or have) any devices(yet).

please help.

Can you send me screenshot from you app settings? by private message?

Red Iphonitis rigorosa : level 11

Please check the UnifiOS option!

Ooops … Didn’t know that was an option to toggle. :pensive: :blush:

That with the “default” as site did the trick(with the local Super admin (“DoctorHomeyPro”) ! :upside_down_face:
(“Default” or my real sites name “BazingaHome” didn’t work.)

It’s connected now.

Thank you very much.

Wifi devices I could now add.

But LAN/Wired devices it gets an error in the adding screen. :confused: ->> Fixed! had to restart the app after adding the WiFi devices.

Something else : what is the refresh/action (dis)connect time period for LAN/wired devices ??
Is this a unifi/ubiquiti (time) setting or by this app ??
I have one particular LAN/wired devices that has been disconnect already for 2 hours and it still shows connected. Several other LAN/wired devices are also not triggerd as disconnected (within the 1st 5 minutes).

Any help/thoughts please about that ??

(I have 72 wifi & 45 LAN/wired devices).

Works also for me so far. But UniFi has serious troubles with the WebUI. It stops working and I have to restart the unifi-os every few day.
See also this thread: https://community.ui.com/questions/UniFi-Portal-UniFi-is-having-trouble-with-this-direction/6aadc8d7-a36f-473b-8e74-fdd53be48ded?page=1

Hi all,

I’m quite new to homey and flow things je thus creating some test flows to see how things work. I created this flow for UniFi:

Goal is to get some insight into when devices connect and disconnect (also have another flow for connect)

However this is not giving any notifications.

I’m running the beta version and have a connected state in settings.

Thanks for help!

How long did you wait after disconnecting the device? It takes some seconds until the app gets the new device state - depending on the controllers check interval and poll intervall of UnifiApp.