Nabu Casa Cloud and new iOS Compantion 2.0

Using Nabu Casa cloud service to access my HA.

I am trying to connect iOS Companion 2.0 to my HA. When connected to same wifi I can locate it, it shows up like, but when I try to connect it gives an error. (Unknown error. Timeout).

My configuration.yaml has this entry:

  base_url: !secret base_url
  ssl_certificate: /ssl/fullchain.pem
  ssl_key: /ssl/privkey.pem
  ip_ban_enabled: true
  login_attempts_threshold: 5

Should I remove this, since I am using Nabu Casa cloud? Afraid it could brake something, so I can not access my server again.

During setup the app does not get access permission to the ssid name on ios13 anymore (Apple…). Hence it only auto-populates the external url field.
Here’s what to do:

  1. Enable access to location always from ios settings
  2. In the app enter your url as internal url, see that it connects and has your ssid as internal location.
  3. The app should now have the checkbox to enable nabu casa cloud available and you can activate that. External URL becomes disabled at that point and the app should connect via the cloud when outside your wifi.
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Thank you so much!

For me the above steps do not solve the issue. No matter what I do, I never get a checkbox. I’m on iOS 13.3.1. Do you have any suggestions?