Category Archives: Raspberry Pi

Raspbian Headless Setup on Raspberry Pi

Update Feb 15, 2020: Resolve issue of unable to connect to WiFi in latest Raspbian Buster No Keyboard, Mouse, Display, HDMI or USB Converter is required for Raspbian Headless Setup!! Raspbian Headless Setup works on Raspberry Pi 3, Raspberry Pi 4, Raspberry Pi Pi Zero and Raspberry Pi Zero W Contents: Hardware Required Software Required […]

Manual Method of Installing Home Assistant in Raspberry Pi

There are number of ways available to run your own Home Assistant installation including downloading ready images comes Home Assistant pre-installed in it. Here we are discussing a manual method of installing Home Assistant in Raspberry Pi already running latest Raspbian OS in it. Contents: Manual Method of Installing Home Assistant in Raspberry Pi Step […]

Preserve Energy Data on Sonoff Pow R2 using Tasmota

Tasmota is an opensource Sonoff compatible firmware which supercharge the the Sonoff Smart Switches with tons of functionality and options as compared to the stock firmware. Sonoff Pow R2 is a featured smart switch with power monitoring capabilities and combination of Sonoff Pow R2, Tasmota and Home Assistant / Hassio takes it to next level […]

Home Assistant Tips & Tricks

This page is under development. Stay tuned for more Home Assistant Tips & Tricks. Contents: Setting the Static IP Address Step I – Install the SSH & Web Terminal Add-on Step II – Setting up fixed IP Address Step III – Restart the System Setting the Static IP Address: Step I – Install the SSH […]

Sonoff Tasmota Tips & Tricks

Sonoff Tasmota Tips & Tricks This page is under development. Stay tuned for more Sonoff Tasmota Tips & Tricks. Contents: Ghost / Random Switching on Sonoff Devices (MQTT Retained) Incorrect Switch State on Home Assistant / Domoticz Ghost / Random Switching on Sonoff Devices (MQTT Retained): If you are experiencing Ghost Switching i.e. A device […]

Openhab Tips & Tricks

Openhab Tips & Tricks This page is under development. Stay tuned for more Openhab Tips & Tricks. Contents: Unable to link the Openhab with Google Home / Assistant: Unable to link the Openhab with Google Home / Assistant: If you are unable to link your Openhab with Google Home or Google Assistant, especially after un-linking, […]

Domoticz: Sonoff Local Control Dashboard

Domoticz is a very light opensource home automation system which can be configured to control our Sonoff Smart Switches. Sonoff Tasmota Firmware have builtin support for Domoticz and We can get the things ready by following very few simple steps. Best thing about Domoticz is that it also have iOS and Android App available for […]

Tasmota: Sonoff TH Temperature & Humidity Local Control

This guide is a part of Domoticz Tasmota: Control Sonoff without Internet and Yeti Tasmota: Control Sonoff without Internet Instantly which require firmware modification by upgrading official Sonoff firmware to opensource Sonoff Tasmota firmware. By installing Tasmota firmware, We’ll be able to achieve local control of Sonoff TH (either TH-10 / TH-16 equipped with temperature & humidity […]

Yeti Tasmota: Control Sonoff without Internet Instantly

Sonoff is a family of Smart WiFi Switches to control almost every electric gadget in our home. All type of Sonoff devices are connected to cloud servers attached to user account and user may control them using eWeLink iOS and Android apps. Internet is the backbone of whole system connecting Sonoff devices and eWeLink iOS and […]

Tasmota: Sonoff Slampher WiFi Bulb Holder Local Control

This guide is a part of Domoticz Tasmota: Control Sonoff without Internet and Yeti Tasmota: Control Sonoff without Internet Instantly which require firmware modification by upgrading official Sonoff firmware to opensource Sonoff Tasmota firmware. By installing Tasmota firmware, We’ll be able to achieve local control of our WiFi Bulb Holder without internet. Let’s have a look on […]