UPS and Battery Monitor  

Developer: Benjamin Schollnick     Like this plugin? Show your appreciation!
Category: Energy Monitoring
Github: Github Repo
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Plugin ID: com.schollnick.indigoplugin.BatteryMonitor
Latest release: v1.0.4 released on Dec. 3, 2017 (this release is only compatible with Indigo 2022.2 and earlier)
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0 thru v2022.2
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What is Indigo?

Indigo is the Home Automation Platform made by Indigo Domotics ( This HA platform is an Macintosh based software, but support Insteon, X10, and Zwave home automation devices.

What is Battery & UPS Monitor plugin (For Indigo)?

The Battery & UPS Monitor plugin will allow Indigo to monitor any UPS that can natively connect to Mac OS X (typically through USB). This plugin uses the UPS support built-in to the Energy Saver System Preference & Mac OS X, to monitor the status of your UPS and/or Laptop battery.

What can you do with this?

By creating a trigger you can monitor the status of the UPS, and send Emails, or perform actions depending on the power or battery condition.


Automatic Installation

This is the first version to use the Indigo Plugin Store. If this does not automatically install properly, please leave an issue at the plugin page on Github ([Github] )

Manual Installation

1) Open the "Add to Plugin Directory" folder, and double click on the BatteryMonitor.indigoPlugin. Indigo will open, and offer to install the plugin or alternatively upgrade an existing plugin.

2) Restart the Indigo Server




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Release details
Released on: Dec. 3, 2017
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0 thru v2022.2
Changes in this release

This is the First Release for the Indigo Plugin Store