IKEA Trådfri

IKEA Trådfri

The example supplied drives the brightness of two IKEA Trådfri lamps.


Classic UI or mobile App
Basic UI

IKEA Trådfri

First of all install and configure the TRÅDFRI gateway as explained in this video.

Once the TRÅDFRI Binding has been installed, it’s able to automatically discover the gateway(s) published on the same network, prompting with the IP address of the gateway. Adding the security code printed on the bottom of the gateway the service goes  ONLINE  and it’s ready to use.

At this point the available devices are shown automatically:

Clicking on the check sign they are added as things:

The things can be linked to items:


Dimmer IkeaLight1 { channel="tradfri:0220:gwb072bf27851d:65538:brightness" }
Dimmer IkeaLight2 { channel="tradfri:0100:gwb072bf27851d:65537:brightness" }

to be used in the UIs:


Frame label="IKEA"
    	Text label="Tradfri" icon=colorwheel
    		Slider item=IkeaLight1 label="Light1 Brightness [%.1f %%]"
    		Slider item=IkeaLight2 label="Light2 Brightness [%.1f %%]"