HSBuddy

A mobile client for HomeSeer

Push Notifications

HSBuddy lets you send notifications to your mobile devices as part of your HS3 automation events. You can send notifications to a specific mobile device or to all mobile devices registered with your HS3 server.

This feature requires installing the HSBuddy plugin on your HomeSeer server, as detailed in the Installing HSBuddy section.

For more information, see: Push Notifications

Geofencing

HSBuddy lets you use HomeSeer to track the geolocation of one or more mobile devices and run events when these devices enter or leave a predetermined area.

This feature requires installing the HSBuddy plugin on your HomeSeer server, as detailed in the Installing HSBuddy section.

For more information see: Geofencing

Application lock

HSBuddy lets you require entering a PIN in order to access certain areas of the app, or control certain devices and events. You can decide what functionality of the app remains available without a PIN. This is useful for devices that are always unlocked, such as a wall-mounted tablet.

For more information see: Application lock

Screen dimmer

HSBuddy can dim the screen after a period of inactivity. You can set a schedule for when this feature is active. This can be useful for devices that are always unlocked, such as a wall-mounted tablet. For example, if you want to reduce the amount of light introduced into the room by the tablet at night.

For more information see: Screen dimmer