LIFX Cloud Scenes

The lifx_cloud scene platform allows you to activate the scenes that LIFX smartphone apps store in the LIFX cloud.

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: lifx_cloud
    token: YOUR_LIFX_TOKEN

Configuration variables:

  • token (Required): The API token for your LIFX Cloud account.
  • timeout (Optional): Network timeout in seconds (defaults to 10).

Getting an API token

You create your API token on the LIFX website:

  1. Sign in to the LIFX Cloud
  2. Click on your e-mail address and select Settings
  3. Now click Generate New Token
  4. Enter a meaningful label, such as ‘Home Assistant’
  5. Click Generate
  6. Copy the token that now appears
  7. Paste the token into the Home Assistant configuration file