Internal Commands & Status


When an object is added to the System, a list of all the commands related to this object will be accessible, if applicable. These commands can be used on a generic button, inside the logic module, with the universal gateway, etc.

The commands are grouped into 5 categories:

The category will only be visible if the related objects have been added inside the System tab.

 Objects Commands

Figure 1: Thinknx Objects Commands

The available commands when selecting the System category are the following:

Send KNX Bit telegram

Send KNX Byte Telegram

Send KNX Float 2 Byte Telegram

Send KNX Float 4 Byte Telegram

Send KNX String Telegram

Send KNX 4 Bit Telegram

Read KNX group address

Make a pause for a fixed interval

Change UI Function and Page: GENERAL

Change UI Function and Page: SPECIFIC CLIENT

Send Push Notification

Execute MS Windows Command: GENERAL

Execute MS Windows Command: SPECIFIC CLIENT

Recall iOS app with url

Send Email to recipients

Send DTMF tone during intercom call

Make SIP call

Start audio notification sound in all the clients

Stop audio notification sound in all clients

The list below contains all the possible objects that could be added to the Reports and Gateways category:

Hue Gateway

The available commands when selecting the Hue Gateway category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Turn on/off element

Dimm the element to a value

Set the element color temperature (white)

Set the element color (RGB)

Gateway Modbus

The available commands when selecting the Gateway Modbus category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Send Modbus value with function 5

Send Modbus value with function 6

Send Modbus value with function 16

Send Modbus value with function 22

Lutron Project

The available commands when selecting the Lutron Project category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Simulate keypad button press

Simulate keypad button release

Simulate keypad button hold

Simulate keypad button double tap

Select Sivoia state

Select Grafik Eye scene

Select Level Lights

Select Raising Lights

Select Lowering Lights

Stop Raising or Lowering Lights

Serial Gateway

The available commands when selecting the Serial Gateway category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Send string with no termination

Send string with CR termination

Send hexadecimal string with no termination

Send hexadecimal string with CR termination

Ethernet Gateway

The available commands when selecting the Ethernet Gateway category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Make an HTTP GET call to a specified url

Make an HTTP GET call to a specified url with username and password

Make an HTTP POST call to a specified url

Make an HTTP POST call to a specified url with username and password

Send string with no termination to TCP socket

Send string with CR termination to TCP socket

Send hexadecimal string with no termination to TCP socket

Send hexadecimal string with CR termination to TCP socket

Send string with no termination to UDP socket

Send string with CR termination to UDP socket

Send hexadecimal string with no termination to UDP socket

Send hexadecimal string with CR termination to UDP socket

Send hexadecimal string with no termination to UDP socket in multicast

Send hexadecimal string with CR termination to UDP socket in multicast

Send SOAP request to the specified url

Establish SSH session and send commands

Gateway MyHome

The available commands when selecting the Gateway MyHome category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Launch a scenario

Lights: point to point control ON/OFF

Lights: point to point control DIMMER

Lights: point to point control TIMED

Lights: control for room ON/OFF

Lights: control for room TIMED

Lights: control for group ON/OFF

Lights: control for group DIMMER

Lights: control for group TIMED

Lights: general control ON/OFF

Lights: general control DIMMER

Lights: general control TIMED

Automation: point to point control

Automation: control for group

Automation: control for room

Automation: general control

Temperature Control: Setpoint

Temperature Control: enable or disable

Sound: Control the volume

Sound: control a speaker ON/OFF

Voice Control Gateway

The available commands when selecting the Voice Control Gateway category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Restart Homekit gateway

IFTTT Account

The available commands when selecting the IFTTT Account category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Trigger an event with parameters

Trigger an event

SMS Gateway

The available commands when selecting the SMS Gateway category under Reports and Gateways are the following:

Send SMS to numbers with text

The list below contains all the possible objects that could be added to the Internal Services category:

Scene

After selecting Scene, a list of all the added scenes in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the scenes are the following:

Launch scenery

Sop scenery execution

Presence Simulator

The available commands after selecting Presence Simulator and opening the Simulator tree are the following:

Start the presence simulation

Stop the presence simulation

Chronothermostat

After selecting Chronothermostat, a list of all the added chronothermostats in System will be shown. The available command when selecting one of the chronothermostats is the following:

Enable/Disable the Chrono modality

Email Account

After selecting Email Account, a list of all the email accounts created in System will be shown. The available command when selecting one of the accounts is the following:

Send Email to recipients

Irrigation

The available command after selecting Irrigation and opening the “Chrono-Irrigation” is the following:

Enable/Disable the Chrono modality

RGB

After selecting RGB, a list of all the RGB objects added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the RGB objects are the following:

Start RGB sequence shuffle with time in seconds

Start RGB sequence repeat with time in seconds

Stop RGB sequence and turn OFF

Save the current color to the selected preset position

Recall the color previously saved to the selected preset position

The list below contains all the possible objects that could be added to the Internal Services category:

Video Matrix

After selecting Video Matrix, a list of all the video matrixes added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the matrixes are the following:

Disconnect input for every output

Disconnect input for selected output

Set the selected input to the selected output

Audio Matrix

After selecting Audio Matrix, a list of all the audio matrixes added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the matrixes are the following:

Set the selected input ot the selected output

Disconnect input for every output

Mute or unmute selected output

Volume up selected output

Volume down selected output

Set volume for selected output

Display

After selecting Display, a list of all the displays added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the displays are the following:

Set the TV channel number

Set the video source

On or standby the device

Set the audio volume

Set the audio volume up

Set the audio volume down

Home Theater

After selecting Home Theater, a list of all the home theater devices added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the devices are the following:

Depending on the brand of the Home Theater device selected in System, some commands may not be applicable.

The values entered inside the commands vary depending on the protocol specification for each brand.

Power On or Standby device

Mute or unmute main output

Volume up main output

Volume down main output

Set volume for main output

Bass up main output

Bass down main output

Treble up main output

Treble down main output

Enable or disable Subwoofer

Select source for main output

Select audio source for selected main source

Select video source for selected main source

Read tuner frequency

Read tuner station

Tuner frequency up

Tuner frequency down

Tuner up

Tuner down

Tuner auto search

Tuner stop search

Select digital mode for main output

Select surround mode for main output

Remote setup menu show/hide

Remote press cursor up

Remote press cursor down

Remote press cursor right

Remote press cursor left

Remote press Enter button

Remote press Back/Return button

Remote press Option button

Remote press Info button

Send a custom command

Sonos Manager

After selecting Sonos Manager, a list of all the players created in the System tab will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the players are the following:

Put the device in PLAY state

Put the device in STOP state

Volume up the device

Volume down the device

Skip track forward

Skip track backward

Set value for volume

Put the device in MUTE state

Play the audio from Audio IN plug

Play the audio from another player Audio IN plug

Play the audio from a network file

Play the audio from a streaming

Enable/Disable Repeat PlayMode

Enable/Disable Shuffle PlayMode

Start a Playlist from its number

Start a Playlist from its name

Play a favorite item from its number

Media Player

After selecting Media Player, a list of all the players added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the media players are the following:

Navigate up in the user interface

Navigate down in the user interface

Navigate right in the user interface

Navigate left in the user interface

Select current item in the user interface

Goes back in the user interface

Shows the context menu in the user interface

Shows the information dialogue

Goes to GUI homepage

Shows the on-screen display for the current player

Starts playback of a single file or an item from the database

Play/Pause the player

Stop the player

Skip the current track and play the next one

Skip the current track and play the previous one

Make a step forward on the current playing element

Make a step backward on the current playing element

Raise the volume of the player

Lower the volume of the player

IR Transmitter

After selecting IR Transmitter, a list of all the transmitters created in the System tab will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the transmitters are the following:

Send the selected command for the selected remote

The list below contains all the possible objects that could be added to the Security category:

 Security

Figure 5: Security

Alarm Device

After selecting Security, a list of all the alarm devices and centrale added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the devices are the following:

Arm a particular partition with a specified code

Disarm a particular partition with a specified code

Arm all partitions with a specified code

Disarm all partitions with a specified code

Switch ON or OFF the specified output

Centrale

After selecting Security, a list of all the alarm devices and centrale added in System will be shown. The available commands when selecting one of the devices are the following:

Arm a particular partition with a specified code

Disarm a particular partition with a specified code

Arm all partitions with a specified code

Disarm all partitions with a specified code

Switch ON or OFF the specified output