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IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS
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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by brubell on Fri Jun 01, 2018 12:04 pm

JimboZA wrote:And I just thought of this one: I'm about to take my nodemcu offline to do some more coding. Some folk do have the url though, and may go for a look while it's down. A "down for maintenance" message would be nice.


While this is a temporary solution, it might be what's easiest for now - you can add a text element to your dashboard to show when it's offline.

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by hoschi on Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:49 am

I would like to have a selectable time axis in line charts without editing the dashboard.
Right now I created several dashboards with different time scales for each topic.
Radio buttons on the right would be really handy, or a drop down list on the bottom of the line chart

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by flounder on Sun Aug 05, 2018 4:40 am

How about an RGB LED that takes 16-bit (Adafruit GFX) or 24-bit RGB info, plus a "blink rate" expressed as 0-255 units (0 is always on, 255 is blinking rapidly, figure out what the intermediate values mean)

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by DrDetroit on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:07 am

Show min/max values on the dial indicator ( as an arc in the outer ring) with a reset button

Settable hi/low danger values on the dial indicator, which synchronize with triggers or autogenerate them

IFTTT applet icons and status

Data rate vs limits / throttling mountain chart


Great setup - can't wait to see next versions come out!

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by brubell on Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:35 am

flounder wrote:How about an RGB LED that takes 16-bit (Adafruit GFX) or 24-bit RGB info, plus a "blink rate" expressed as 0-255 units (0 is always on, 255 is blinking rapidly, figure out what the intermediate values mean)

We recently added an indicator block which may be similar to what you're asking for: https://io.adafruit.com/blog/notebook/2 ... rd-blocks/

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by orcrist on Tue Oct 02, 2018 1:11 pm

I asked this as a question on Discord, but maybe it's a request:
Linechart for boolean and other discrete/integer values. The current one averages all the 1's and 0's over time which is nonsensical. I want a chart that looks like a square wave for booleans.

e.g. this is what my chart looks like for a motion sensor with a couple of scattered triggers in the night:
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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by bkx on Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:40 pm

How about a text entry?
User would type arbitrary text, press "enter" and the contents would be published to a topic.

This would probably be easy to implement and allow things like arm/disarm codes for a security system (from a public dashboard)

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by brubell on Wed Nov 21, 2018 11:06 am

bkx wrote:How about a text entry?
User would type arbitrary text, press "enter" and the contents would be published to a topic.

This would probably be easy to implement and allow things like arm/disarm codes for a security system (from a public dashboard)


The text block element does that, but it's not easily discoverable. The input field on it is "hidden", you can type right into it, and assign a feed to it.

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by jdoscher on Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:51 am

Feature request- on line charts, give basic formatting options. Solid line, dashed line, dotted line, etc. Most importantly, give us the ability to set the color for each line.

Thanks!

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Re: IDEAS: DASHBOARD BLOCK SUGGESTIONS

by tommystotts on Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:22 am

Same indicator shows multiple levels of indication. In my case 3, ON, OFF, OUT green red yellow. I'm tracking NFC tag data for tools on a maintenance truck. 1st scan removes tool from truck (OUT) indicator goes red. 2nd scan returns tool to truck (ON) indicator goes green. Separate NFC tag takes tool away from truck (OFF, on loan to another truck) indicator goes yellow.

Could also be used as condition 1-70 indicator green, 71-85 indicator yellow, 86-100 red.

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