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Pass IOS data to back-end

PostPosted: Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:06 pm
by bheil123
It would be great if the IOS app could pass more data to the Arduino for SMS and notifications (and visa-versa). Currently the following is passed from Arduino to IOS App.

<?xml version="1.0" ?>
- <myDoorOpener>
<status statusPin="2">Closed</status>
<status statusPin="3">Opened</status>
<status statusPin="4">Closed</status>

Is sent. How about:

"Device Name"
"IP Address"
"Pin Value"

Thanks for the consideration.

Re: Pass IOS data to back-end

PostPosted: Sat Jan 04, 2014 11:54 am
by support

Thanks for the suggestion. Indeed, this could be interesting information to provide but keep
in mind that notifications also get fired when a door/device gets opened/closed outside of
the iOS app context. For example, someone opening the garage door using the wallmount
button would also generate a notification. In such case, the "additional" information would
not be available for the notification.

With that limitation in mind, I think the general idea is interesting ... If more people are
interested in this new feature, please "vote" on this thread and we may be adding it in a
future release.

Best regards,