So i’m pretty new to this so i really have a beginner skill for understanding YAML. So here it goes.
So I have a Leviton WiFi switch that controls a relay that operates a baseboard heater in a breezeway. The temperature sensor i have is a Shelly WiFi. I watched a few youtube videos on how to type in the “code” in YAML.
this is what i typed in
Then i go and restart the core wait for it to restart it
Then i go to the overview and try to add a card, type in thermostat, and the drop down under entity doesn’t have anything available to pick from.
There’s a typo in
initail_hvac_mode. It should be
Why have you not defined the
climate entity in
Home Assistant won’t load the contents of
/config/climate/generic_thermostat.yaml unless you have instructed it to do that (by using an
!include directive in
configuration.yaml). I suspect you haven’t done that so the entity you have defined is effectively invisible to Home Assistant (and explains why you can’t find it as a choice in the Thermostat card).
Thanks for the typo catch.
Regarding the climate entity, I didn’t know that was a thing actually. The video i watched didn’t even talk about that. Would you be able to point me in the direction on how to do that? Also if it is something i need to do with Github; I don’t know how to integrate that with Home Assistant. Thanks for the help so far
Thank you so much!! worked like a charm!
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