Using a server to add functions to i3 lite projects
Go to “Server” tab.
Press “Select server”. Select an available one.
Here is what a page to control project server looks like.
Activate a server.
Restart the project.
After activation the project turns out to be in the server mode.
The new symbol that appeared shows notifications in the project.
To check the server work, create a simple routine. Go back to routines in the Config and create a server routine.
In “Add event” select turning on dimmer 1.
Press “Add action” select “Log event” .
“Text” field enter “Dimmer is on”.
Select “Info” in type of notification.
This routine will display a notification if a dimmer is on.
Start a project.
A new button appeared in the Template and in the rooms , it sends the project to the server and to the cloud.
To check it, let’s turn off dimmer 1.
Press “Make public”.
After publication, go to the room and turn on dimmer 1, the notification icon gets changed .
When it is pressed, a text message appears and it can be read.