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Using a Z-Wave or ZigBee stick on Synology DSM for use with HomeAssistant and Docker

If you want to run or are already running HomeAssistant on your Synology NAS DSM 6.2, it’s possible that you’d want to use a Z-Wave or ZigBee stick to communicate with their respective devices. When I initially got my HA running in a docker on the NAS, I was disappointed when HA…

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Make sure your HomeAssistant is seeing the external IP of inquiries and not your LAN IP

This morning I wake up and I’m missing my normal notifications and I couldn’t pull up my HA instance. I restarted the container from my phone but that didn’t solve the issue. I then checked it via the LAN IP and it was working fine. So this made me poke…

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Accessing LAN applications with HASSio Nginx Reverse Proxy Addon

  DuckDNS subfolder reverse proxy configuration for SSL access to LAN resources Have you ever needed to access LAN resources while you’re away?  Have all of the news of hacks leave you feeling queasy about exposing additional ports on your router?  Then this might be a solution that you can implement in a…

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