I am beta testing a door lock from a German company named keymitt and to integrate it with Alexa I am using ifttt and it will also integrate With Siri Shortcuts and this is done with web hooks. So I am wondering since I have the URL’s for locking and unlocking the door can I get this to work with sharptools?
@Kenny_Murphy, yes, you can send HTTP request from both Dashboard and Rule Engine as long as it is uses
https:// (SSL encrypted) and public accessible domain name.
See below for how to send HTTP request from the dashboards.
latest SharpTools.io release includes support for making HTTP / REST API calls from any tile that supports hyperlink actions.
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The REST endpoint you are calling must be SSL encrypted. Most browsers will throw a mixed-content warning if …
And here for how to send HTTP request in the rules.
We’re excited to announce HTTP Actions for Rule Engine which enable you to communicate with third party applications/services like IFTTT, WebCoRE, Voice Monkey, Zapier (and more!). This further expands your smart home automation with nearly unlimited integration possibilities.
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This feature will close the following trending feat…
That worked by simply copying and pasting the url into the hyperlink. Thanks James.