Regarding the GE ceiling fan in-wall switches, I notice that they run their execution in the cloud. My other light/dimmer switches, the same GE brand, run locally. Any idea what device type works well and can offer local execution? Thanks!
PS: I see this device has in Graph API the following line:
- networkSecurityLevel: ZWAVE_LEGACY_NON_SECURE
I see my switches do NOT have such a line and have far more details.
Would removing and re-adding this device do anything?
I did once use the self-published device type as created by a member here.
Unfortunately the stock fan control has yet to be moved to local execution.
You can use the dimmer DTH but it won’t appear as a fan in the app with the step controls.
Thanks. And the custom handlers no longer work with the new app if I recall reading other threads correctly?
That depends if the author has made changes to support the new app, but I’d still use ST’s built in DTH called “Z-Wave Fan Controller”. At least it will run local once ST gets around to it.
I have 9 of these fan controllers installed for the last year and honestly I didn’t realize until today they were cloud executed I’ve also not really had any issues with them running that way.