UPC ConnectBox


The upc_connect platform offers presence detection by looking at connected devices to a Connect Box from Liberty Global (also known as UPC Cablecom in Switzerland) which is a Internet provider in Switzerland and Austria.

To use a Connect Box in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
device_tracker:
  - platform: upc_connect
    password: YOUR_PASSWORD

Configuration variables:

  • password (Required): The password for your Connect Box.
  • host (Optional): The IP address of your router. Set it if you are not using 192.168.0.1.

See the device tracker component page for instructions how to configure the people to be tracked.

Also known to be working with the following devices:

  • Irish Virgin Media Super Hub 3.0
  • Ziggo Connectbox NL