Introducing Chimes and Notifications for Doorbells and Sensors, get notified!
If you’ve ever wanted know when a door/window is opened, someone tampers with your things, when someone leaves/arrives, when things are turned on/off, this app can ring a Chime, alert you by sending SMS’s, push notifications, playing audio files and even speak custom messages over your Alexa, Sonos, Bose and compatible devices.
See below for a detailed list of features
- Create upto 500 rules to monitor sensors and send notifications
- Supports monitoring the following types of sensors
- Buttons (with button selection when available)
- Presence (arrive/leave)
- Switches (on/off)
- Locks (locked, unlocked, jammed)
- Contact (open/closed)
- Garage doors (open/closed)
- Carbon Monoxide
- Supports the following types of notifications
- SMS (multiple)
- Push notifications
- Play custom/preset audio files (Sonos, Bose etc)
- Speaking (Sonos, Bose etc)
- Set volume for spoken messages
- Create a custom messages for each rule
- Use variables in custom messages to identify devices names, rule names, status etc (see app for details)
- Set repeat notifications reminder (minutes)
- Send notifications after X minutes
- Option to check triggered sensors and notify on mode change
- Force trigger a recheck for all rules (tap arrow icon next to SmartApp name in the Classic app)
- Support operating restrictions for each rule
- Define operating modes
- Define up to 3 daily/weekly schedules with start/end times
and lots more. See our website for details.
You can find step by step installation instructions here
- Open the Chimes & Notifications page
- At the bottom of the page enter X minutes in the
Notify every (minutes)option and then enable the
Skip initial notificationoption as show here
Here are some devices which can work as chime with Tone capabilities
- Most ZigBee keypads and the Ring Alarm Keypad support reporting Button triggers
- For speaking, the device must support playing Audio Files or Text to Speech. E.g. Sonos, Bose etc
If you have any requests or suggestions feel free to send them to us.
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