Provides a means to send HTTPGet() messages from EZ-Builder to the IFTTT applet Webhooks Channel in the "IF This" clause, allowing EZB scripts to use a ControlCommand() to activate IFTTT applets
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0, was last modified on
5/22/2017, and is
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Please note that this plugin only handles the sending of messages to IFTTT. If you plan on receiving messages from IFTTT, take a look at this tutorial www.ez-robot.com/Tutorials/UserTutorials/205/1As this is my first plugin, it may be a bit rough... feedback and advice welcomed. Thanks to DJ Sures for the great plugin tutorial and sample code.* First, create an IFTTT account here: https://ifttt.com/ * Click on My Applets* Click on New Applet* Click the "If This" clause* Choose Maker Webhooks channel* Choose a trigger- receive a web request* Enter an Event Name- Remember this exact name for use in your EZB script. In my example, I chose office_light_on Click Create trigger* Click Then That* Choose Action Service- in may case, SmartThings.. you could chose anything e.g. WeMo* The rest of the steps are SmartThings specific... Choose Action* I picked Switch On* Finally- Finished with IFTTT side* Now, unto setting up the plugin.....In your EZB project, add the IFTTT Sender plugin* Click the Configure button* Click the Get Key button* Copy the IFTTT key* Paste it into the form and save it* The plugin is now ready to use...* Create a script in your project* Right-click in your script and choose ControlCommand for IFTTT Sender* Edit the script- use the exact Event Name you setup in the IFTTT applet. Remember to keep the quotes* Save your script and test it* You are now ready to start using the plugin in any script... enjoy