Thingspeak  

Developer: Dave's Plugins     Like this plugin? Show your appreciation!
Category: Virtual Devices and Scenes
Github: Github Repo
Assistance: Get help!    Check the online documentation
Plugin ID: com.fogbert.indigoplugin.thingspeak
Latest release: v1.2.01 released on May 18, 2018
Release downloaded: 0 times
Requires: Indigo v7.0.2 or higher
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The Thingspeak plugin allows users to create Indigo Home Control Server devices which provide a facility to upload Indigo data to Thingspeak for charting and other purposes.

Each individual device can contain up to eight data elements for upload. There is no limit to the number of Thingspeak Channels that the plugin can support.

Release details
Released on: May 18, 2018
Requires: Indigo v7.0.2+
Downloaded: 0 times 
Changes in this release
  • Now requires Indigo 7.0
  • Updates Indigo API to 2.0
  • Removes custom log file handling. After applying this update, users can safely delete the custom log file. The path to the log file is printed to the Indigo events log when this update is applied.
Release details
Released on: March 5, 2018
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0+
Downloaded: 0 times 
Changes in this release
  • Plugin menu option to "Upload Data Now" now works regardless of the next scheduled update.
  • Fixes bugs in plugin configuration validation:
    • Users with local ThingSpeak server implementations couldn't enter API key information.
    • TypeError bug in validation for the Elevation setting.
  • Expands use of DLFramework.
  • Refines logging and exception handling.

Users whose plugins are running without error can skip this update.

Release details
Released on: March 2, 2018
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0+
Downloaded: 0 times 
Changes in this release
  • Improves validation of API Key by reaching out to ThingSpeak to confirm it's valid.
  • Improves handling of datetime objects when tzinfo format changes.
  • Improves handling of Internet loss.
Release details
Released on: Feb. 5, 2018
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0+
Downloaded: 0 times 
Changes in this release
  • Updates plist link to wiki.
  • Updates plugin update checker to use curl to overcome outdated security of Apple's Python install.
Release details
Released on: Nov. 23, 2017
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0+
Downloaded: 5 times 
Changes in this release
  • Moves documentation to wiki
  • IPS configuration
Release details
Released on: Oct. 22, 2017
Requires: Indigo v5.0.0+
Downloaded: 13 times 
Changes in this release
  • Under-the-hood code refinements
  • Adds note to documentation that the plugin requires Internet access to function.