I try to do an automation with the Circle View so at night, when I walk around in the appartment, that the light goes on so I can see something, then turns off after a few minutes.
Easy to do with the Hue Motion Sensor. Since the Circle View also has a motion detection I wanted to use it in the room where the Circle View is as well. But for me it doesn't work. Here's what I do:
- If it's night
- And Circle View sees motion
- Turn on the lights
- Turn them off after 5 minutes
This works up to the point where HomeKit turns off the light. The Circle View interprets the lights going on and off as motion. So it correctly turns on the lights when I walk past it, and I can see, but then when I'm back in bed and the light goes off, Circle View sees motion from the lights turning off and it turns them back on again. This is of course not what I want.
I don't seem to be able to attach the automation to the Circle View actually detecting a person rather than just movement. Or say only turn on the light when you record a clip.
Has someone used the motion sensor successfully in such a setup? How can I prevent the lights from turning back on again? How can I say the Circle View that lights turning off is NOT MOTION?
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