DimΒΆ

Description

Dims a device to a dimlevel or starts a sequence from one dimlevel to another.

Options

Name Required Multiple Values Description
DEVICE yes yes Device(s) to change
TO yes no New dimlevel

New in version 7.0.

Name Required Multiple Values Description
FOR no no
Determine how long this new state lasts before
we change back to the previous dimlevel and state
AFTER no no After how long do we want the new state to be set
IN no no
To be combined with FROM. In what time do we want
to change the dimlevel FROM x TO y
FROM no no
To be combined with IN. From what dimlevel do we
want to start a sequence to the target dimlevel

Note

Units for FOR, AFTER, and IN

  • MILLISECOND
  • SECOND
  • MINUTE
  • HOUR
  • DAY

Examples

IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight AND bookshelve AND hall TO 10

New in version 7.0.

IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FOR 10 MINUTE
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 AFTER 30 SECOND
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 AFTER 30 SECOND FOR 10 MINUTE
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FROM 0 IN 45 MINUTE
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FROM 0 IN 45 MINUTE FOR 15 MINUTE AFTER 5 MINUTE
IF 1 == 1 THEN switch DEVICE light TO off FOR 10 SECOND AFTER 30 MINUTE

Changed in version nightly.

IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FOR '10 MINUTE'
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 AFTER '30 SECOND'
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 AFTER '30 SECOND' FOR '10 MINUTE'
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FROM 0 IN '45 MINUTE'
IF 1 == 1 THEN dim DEVICE mainlight TO 15 FROM 0 IN '45 MINUTE' FOR '15 MINUTE' AFTER '5 MINUTE'
IF 1 == 1 THEN switch DEVICE light TO off FOR '10 SECOND' AFTER '30 MINUTE'