Monthly Archives: April 2019

openHAB – Install on Synology DiskStation

Prerequisites Java8 package is installed Shared Folder named SmartHome with structure: SmartHome/openHAB /conf /addons /userdata Install Download latest spk here Login to the Synology DiskStation […] Read more»

Arduino IDE – Insall Libraries

There are 2 possibilities to handle with libraries: Do it manually Download library, e.g. this one Extract it to C:\Users\<username>\Documents\Arduino\libraries Use the Library Manager Tools>ManageLibraries… […] Read more»

ESP32 – Get in touch!

Open up Arduino IDE. The following code just connects to a WiFi network and return the status via serial. Check out the Serial Monitor after […] Read more»

Arduino IDE – Install ESP32 Support manually

Arduino IDE (1.8.9 in my case) needs to be installed first and started at least once Download an install Download the sources of the ESP32 […] Read more»

Install Node-RED on Synology DiskStation

Install Install Node.js v8 via Package Center Connect via SSH and run: sudo npm install -g –unsafe-perm node-red Locate node-red: sudo find / -iname node-red […] Read more»

Install/Configure the Mosquitto MQTT Broker on Synology NAS

Install Install Community Packages Source: Search in Community and install Mosquitto Configure Connect via SSH Locate mosquitto.conf: sudo find / -iname mosquitto.conf Edit config […] Read more»

Restore iPad to factory defaults without passkey

Prerequisites: iTunes is installed, iPad in no longer connected to the Apple account Turn off iPad Hold Home Button and plug in USB cable while […] Read more»