Home Assistant Binary Sensor¶
homeassistant binary sensor platform allows you to create binary sensors that import
states from your Home Assistant instance using the native API.
# Example configuration entry binary_sensor: - platform: homeassistant name: "Input Boolean From Home Assistant" entity_id: input_boolean.state_home
With Home Assistant 2021.6 or newer, entity state attributes can also be imported.
# Example configuration entry binary_sensor: - platform: homeassistant id: muted entity_id: media_player.mega_speakers attribute: is_volume_muted
name (Required, string): The name of the binary sensor.
entity_id (Required, string): The entity ID to import from Home Assistant.
attribute (Optional, string): The name of the state attribute to import from the specified entity. The entity state is used when this option is omitted. Requires Home Assistant 2021.6 or newer.
id (Optional, ID): Manually specify the ID used for code generation.
All other options from Binary Sensor.