Turn a light on when SMS is received


(PAVEL) #1

Ideally I would like my lamp to go on and change the light to blue whenever I receive a notification on my Android phone.

Any suggestions?


#2

Tasker - Sharptools (Tasker) plugin - Sharptools app.

Alternatively, use IFTTT SMS recipe - turn on light


(Brian Diehl) #3

I currently do this with a few different notifications using IFTTT and SMS.

I have green for text, blue for voicemail, and yellow for new UPS package ready to be picked up.


(Joshua Lyon (SharpTools.io Dashboard)) #4

For the Tasker + SharpTools approach, it is similar to this post but use Phone: Received Text as the event:


(PAVEL) #5

For some reason IFTTT works 3 times out of 5 but Tasker works like a charm and much more customisable.