Now that new modes aren’t supported, how to I set up a Notify me when based on when certain people are home? I want to monitor a motion sensor in a room, but I only want alerts when certain people are home (but not me). My three available modes don’t fit into this category, and it appears modes are the only way to constrain alerts.
A new mode a be created in the IDE. Click on your location, go down to modes, create new mode. I use CoRE to create automations based on modes.
Thank you. I wonder why they started hiding this functionality…
No problem. Since I’ve owned my hub it has been this way. I found out the same way you did.
Exact instructions here, since it’s not obvious:
You can still do it through the IDE, but it’s not intuitive.
click on “community” at the top right of this page.
Two) click on “developer tools” at the top right of the first page of the community section.
Three) sign in with your SmartThings account
choose the “my locations” tab
on the list of your locations, choose the one where you want to add a new mode. This will open its location detail page.
scroll down until you see the list of your existing modes. It’s not obvious, but there is a clickable link called “create new” at the top of that list. Click on it.
this will open a page where you will be able to add a new mode.
@slagle if there is some new way to do this through the SmartThings mobile app that you guys just…