Release 2.1.6 Available

Hubitat Elevation Platform update 2.1.6 is now available:

Please note, the process takes about a minute to download (depending on your Internet connection) and extract the hub update, and 1-2 minutes to perform the update after you click 'Update Hub'. We recommend that you periodically download a backup of your setup from the Settings page, Backup and Restore.

Changes from 2.1.5

Drivers and Devices

  • New drivers:
    • Sengled Element Classic with motion (E13-N11)
    • GE Zigbee Switch (45856GE)
  • New tested devices:
    • Sengled Smart Plug (E1C-NB6) using Generic Zigbee Outlet
    • Sengled Multicolor Light Strip (E1G-G8E) using Sengled Element Color Plus
    • Sinope Thermostat 3KW (TH1123ZB) using Sinope TH1124ZB (4KW) Thermostat
    • Zemismart Zigbee Switch (ZM-01-DK) using Nue Zigbee Switch
  • New driver features:
    • Power reporting preference added to GE Zigbee Dimmer and Switch drivers
    • Duplicate event suppression preference added to Zooz 4-in-1 Sensor

New App Features

  • Group 2.1 introduced. Existing Group 2.0 instances will continue to function properly, and do not need to be converted to Group 2.1.
    • Offers improved speed for UI and group activation.
    • Supports option to have group device indicate if any member device is off.
    • Supports option to have group device show the level of member devices set by other means.
  • Maker API:
    • Now supports multiple device command parameters, separated by commas. Command parameters may be integer or decimal numbers, or strings.
    • Now supports sending device events as JSON object in POST to specified URL, and provides endpoint to set that URL. See this post.
  • Mode Manager: Now allows Later of Two Times option.
  • Rule Machine:
    • Now allows variable to set dimmer fade time.
    • Added feature to allow editing of expressions in Conditional Actions (see this post).

Bug Fixes

  • Update driver class name for keyWe Z-Wave Lock so it installs properly.
  • Let’s Get Started!
    • Add virtual Lock when Lock Code Manager is installed.
    • Prevent install of HSM and Mode Manager if these have already been installed.
    • Show additional app descriptions properly on initial application load.
  • Generic Zigbee Outlet, Send a power level of 0 event when device is turned off.
  • Hampton Bay Zigbee Fan Controller
    • Update cycleSpeed so it works like all the other fan controller drivers.
    • Modify composite device creation patterns to prevent them from being orphaned when the parent Zigbee dni changes. (Note: If you are using the component devices, please click save preferences in the parent device, this will update the existing components.)
  • Display message when update download fails.
  • Scene 1.2: Fixed bug with Scene device setting for CT bulbs.
  • Thermostat Scheduler: Fixed a bug where changes to settings sent from Rule Machine were not updating the thermostat, or being displayed in the UI.
  • Maker API: Fixed a bug that caused an error for a decimal secondary parameter to a device command.
  • Rule Machine:
    • Fixed a bug where creating a connector would throw a null error.
    • Fixed a bug where comparing two variables UI did not offer Done button.
    • Fixed a bug where changing a variable comparison would result in a blank page.
  • Yale Zigbee Lock: fixed battery reporting issues with models YRD256 TSDB

Release Available

This hot fix release includes these features and fixes:

  • Notifications: Fixed bug with null pointer error for temperature notifications.
  • Maker API:
    • Made selection of sending location events independent of URL for POST entry.
    • Fixed initialization bug for POST URL sent endpoint. Now starts sending events once URL sent.
    • Add unit to data sent for device events.
  • Rule Machine: Fixed Delay Actions Per Mode bug.
  • Dome Mouser driver: Fixed motion getting stuck in an active state.

Release Available

This hot fix release includes these bug fixes:

  • Rule Machine:
    • Added ability to compare string variable to empty string.
    • Fixed editing of expressions.
    • Fixed per-mode actions: switch-per-mode, dimmer-per-mode, button-per-mode, color-temperature per mode, and color-per-mode.
  • Dashboard: Fixed missing highlight on tile being edited.

Release Available

This hot fix release corrects the problem some were having with Dashboards not updating.