Thanks all for the help. I was successful at setting it up.
Now when the phone rings, the cable box pauses, the TV mutes (if she is on
Netflix), and the thermostat turns down so the loud furnace shuts off.
She then can look at the phone sitting next to her and say “yes”, “no”, or
"message" to the Voice Answer Free app and answer on speaker or reject the
I also got it to un-mute the TV, un-pause the cable box, and turn the heat
back up when the call ends.
I used Tasker with the Harmony plug in and the Harmony hub.
Thanks again for all of your help.