twilio notification platform enables sending notifications via SMS, powered by Twilio.
To use this notification platform in your installation, add the following to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry notify: - name: NOTIFIER_NAME platform: twilio_sms account_sid: ACCOUNT_SID_FROM_TWILIO auth_token: AUTH_TOKEN_FROM_TWILIO from_number: E164_PHONE_NUMBER
- account_sid (Required): Your Twilio Account SID which can be found in your console. It starts with the letters
- auth_token (Required): Your Twilio Account SID which can be found in your console. It should be directly under where you found the
- from_number (Required): An E.164 formatted phone number, like +14151234567. See Twilio’s guide to formatting phone numbers for more information.
- name (Optional): Setting the optional parameter
nameallows multiple notifiers to be created. The default value is
notify. The notifier will bind to the service
Twilio is a notify platform and thus can be controlled by calling the notify service as described here. It will send a notification to all E.164 phone numbers in the notification target. See the notes above regarding the
from_number configuration variable for information about formatting phone numbers.
# Example automation notification entry automation: - alias: The sun has set trigger: platform: sun event: sunset action: service: notify.twilio_sms data: message: 'The sun has set' target: - +14151234567 - +15105555555