I have a Vornado 6303DC which runs off an IR remote. I understand i can use the IR signal learning of Flipper to learn the various signals. My question is how do i tell Flipper emulate a sequence of signals to “turn on”+“set speed to 50” with a single button press on Flipper? Can I do it just on Flipper without having to analyze signals on a computer?
The flipper zero supports replaying recorded signals.
You should be able to point your 6303DC remote at the flipper zero (while it is listening for an IR signal) and record the signal.
You can then later replay it as needed.
I’m not sure about the mechanics of having 2 signals on one recording, we’ll have to wait until we get the product to test that.
Worse case scenario, you have to press 3 buttons (select recording one, scroll down, select recording 2) to perform the intended transmission.
Welcome to the forum, thanks for posting.
Those databases could be quite useful…
Adding support for them out of the box might be a bit out of scope for the firmware, but it would make a good community-made script.
Once the SDKs are released, the community can work on scripts to add additional functions and features to the flipper.
Bear in mind that the flipper has no network connection.
If a script was to be made, then the user would have to download the whole database and store it on a micro SD card for the script to read.
The flipper might not have any wifi connectivity but out of the box it will have bluetooth and the developers are working on an android/ios app which I assume can be used for sending and receiving data between a phone & flipper on the go so if you happen to stumble upon a device that is in the database you could spend a few minutes coding the outputs on your phone and send it straight to your flipper to test.
I’m not saying it isn’t doable, but to make it into an easily useable community-developed feature, it would take some planning (so that we can all avoid resorting to debugging/rewriting the script while trying to get it to work).
Yes, the intention is to have the app be able to transfer data back and forth between it’s host and the flipper.
So far, the flipper team haven’t focused at all on the apps.
I’m not sure if that’s because they want to get the FW done first or if they’re leaving the apps to the community to build.
For now though, the apps are purely community-developed.
I’m going to leave this thread be.
My previous post was purely to add context and realistic expectation to the idea and it seems that you have thought this out to a reasonable degree.
If you or someone else wants to make this, I wouldn’t stop you/them.
If someone makes it, I’d probably end up using it.