Mailgun


The Mailgun notification service allows you to send emails via Mailgun’s REST API.

Sample configuration

# Example configuration.yaml entry
notify:
  - name: NOTIFIER_NAME
    platform: mailgun
    domain: YOUR_MAILGUN_DOMAIN
    token: TOKEN
    recipient: RECIPIENT_EMAIL

Configuration variables:

  • domain (Optional): This is the domain name to be used when sending out mail. Defaults to the first custom domain you have set up.
  • sandbox (Optional): Whether to use the sandboxed domain for outgoing mail. The domain item takes precedence over this. Defaults to False.
  • token (Required): This is the API token that has been generated in your Mailgun account.
  • recipient (Required): The email address of the recipient.
  • sender (Optional): The sender’s email address. Defaults to [email protected], where DOMAIN is outgoint mail domain, as defined by the domain and sanbox configuration entries.

Full configuration

A full configuration example for the Mailgun notifier system can look like this:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
notify:
  - name: mailgun
    platform: mailgun
    domain: mg.example.com
    sanbox: False
    token: 'token-XXXXXXXXX'
    recipient: [email protected]

Example automation

The following automation reacts to an event by sending out an email with two attachments.

# Example automation using Mailgun notifications
automation:
  trigger:
    platform: event
    event_type: SPECIAL_EVENT
  action:
    service: notify.mailgun
    data:
      title: "Something special has happened"
      message: "This a test message from Home Assistant"
      data:
        images:
          - /home/pi/pic_test1.png
          - /home/pi/pic_test2.png