Homeassistant Text Sensor

The homeassistant text sensor platform allows you to create a sensors that import states from your Home Assistant instance using the native API.

# Example configuration entry
text_sensor:
  - platform: homeassistant
    name: "Weather Forecast From Home Assistant"
    entity_id: sensor.weather_forecast

Configuration variables:

  • name (Required, string): The name of the text sensor.
  • entity_id (Required, string): The entity ID to import from Home Assistant.
  • id (Optional,:ref:config-id): Manually specify the ID used for code generation.
  • All other options from Text Sensor and MQTT Component.