Tutorials & Examples


openHAB Stories Show off your Smart Home Automation! Share a story! Post a few pictures of your setup or tell us about a memorable openHAB experience. No need for further technical explanation. Inspire others! HABPanel Examples Examples dashboard of HABPanel and descriptions how to create them. Solutions Concrete combinations of items+rules+sitemaps+..., can be binding or device specific.
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How to ask a good question / Help Us Help You

Before you ask… Community forum is NOT a helpdesk Let’s put this in the front: nobody here works for openHAB. The community members are helping with an Open Source Project, not a commercial software. Additionally, the f…

85 March 3, 2020
My new Smart Home Automation System with OpenHab2 - Work in progress 58 May 27, 2020
Restart my router on error (with manual trigger and inhibit) 6 May 26, 2020
Simple IOS HABPanel app 4 May 26, 2020
Connecting Vorwerk Kobold VR200 to openHAB2 44 May 26, 2020
Speedtest CLI by Ookla - Internet Up-/Downlink Measurement Integration 50 May 26, 2020
Area Triggers --> Area Actions 26 May 26, 2020
InfluxDB+Grafana persistence and graphing 903 May 26, 2020
Monoprice 6-zone Audio amp items, sitemap & rules 53 May 26, 2020
Fully Kiosk Browser integration 28 May 26, 2020
Cleaning up the startup process / renaming rules (windows possible) 72 May 26, 2020
Zigbee2mqtt revisited: No more ugly transformations 127 May 26, 2020
Install server openHAB on a android tablet 1 May 25, 2020
Design Pattern: Time Of Day 457 May 25, 2020
Design Pattern: Working with Groups in Rules 137 May 25, 2020
Tutorial - Grafana rendering on Raspberry Pi 64 May 25, 2020
How To: Easily Install Openhab2 on Odroid C2 ARM64 34 May 24, 2020
Occasional "Offline" in BasicUI when proxying via nginx / connection timed out 5 May 24, 2020
SOLUTION: Link Doorbird app relay button to OpenHAB 2 May 24, 2020
Meross: python library with mqtt 16 May 24, 2020
Solution: Upgrading a traditional ceiling fan for complete fan and light control 1 January 12, 2020
Zigbee and Z-Wave manual install script 221 May 24, 2020
2.5 issues after upgrade

This post is meant to summarize the most often encountered problems to appear after you upgraded your system to 2.5 (or 2.5.x, actually). I’ll update/extend it over time. Let me know if you feel there’s substantial stuf…

17 May 24, 2020
MQTT 2.5 Event Bus 88 May 24, 2020
Jinx! LED Pixel control from openhab 14 May 7, 2020
Step-by-Step guide for adding Tuya-bulbs, Wi-Fi smart LED (Smart Life app) to OH2 using tuya-mqtt.js by AgentK 205 May 24, 2020
Detailed access control and user management by reverse proxy - it works 17 May 23, 2020
CalDav Personal and Command Binding + Synology NAS 2 May 23, 2020
DeLonghi N90 & N81 MQTT Remote Control 1 May 23, 2020
openHAB and zigbee2mqtt Tutorial for Beginners 33 May 23, 2020