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VMZ Solar Awning Blind

This describes the Z-Wave device VMZ Solar, manufactured by Fakro with the thing type UID of fakro_vmzsolar_00_000.

The device is in the category of Blinds, defining Roller shutters, window blinds, etc..

The VMZ Solar supports routing. This allows the device to communicate using other routing enabled devices as intermediate routers. This device is unable to participate in the routing of data from other devices.

Overview

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Channels

The following table summarises the channels available for the VMZ Solar -:

Channel Channel Id Category Item Type
Switch switch_binary Switch Switch
Blinds control blinds_control Blinds Rollershutter
Battery Level battery-level Battery Number

Switch

Switch the power on and off.

The switch_binary channel supports the Switch item and is in the Switch category.

Blinds control

Provides start / stop control of blinds.

The blinds_control channel supports the Rollershutter item and is in the Blinds category.

Battery Level

Represents the battery level as a percentage (0-100%). Bindings for things supporting battery level in a different format (e.g. 4 levels) should convert to a percentage to provide a consistent battery level reading.

The battery-level channel supports the Number item and is in the Battery category.

Device Configuration

The following table provides a summary of the 6 configuration parameters available in the VMZ Solar. Detailed information on each parameter can be found in the sections below.

Param Name Description
1 mode operating mode
2 winter mode Summer/Winter mode
3 Measurement frequency Measurement frequency
4 Level of sensitivity for day Level of sensitivity for day
5 Temperature Temperature
6 Level of sensitivity for night Level of sensitivity for night
  Switch All Mode Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands

Parameter 1: mode

operating mode Operating mode. Available values:

0 - manual

1 - semiauto

2 - auto The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 manual
1 semiauto
2 auto

The manufacturer defined default value is 1 (semiauto).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_1_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 2: winter mode

Summer/Winter mode Summer / Winter mode

50 - Auto (summer / winter mode)

0 - summer mode only The following option values may be configured -:

Value Description
0 summer mode only
50 Auto (summer / winter mode)

The manufacturer defined default value is 50 (Auto (summer / winter mode)).

This parameter has the configuration ID config_2_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 3: Measurement frequency

Measurement frequency

Values in the range 1 to 30 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 3.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_3_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 4: Level of sensitivity for day

Level of sensitivity for day

Values in the range 1 to 99 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 60.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_4_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Parameter 5: Temperature

Temperature

Values in the range 0 to 0 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 0.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_5_1 and is of type INTEGER. This is a read only parameter.

Parameter 6: Level of sensitivity for night

Level of sensitivity for night

Values in the range 1 to 9 may be set.

The manufacturer defined default value is 3.

This parameter has the configuration ID config_6_1 and is of type INTEGER.

Switch All Mode

Set the mode for the switch when receiving SWITCH ALL commands.

The following option values may be configured -: | Value | Description | |——–|————-| | 0 | Exclude from All On and All Off groups | | 1 | Include in All On group | | 2 | Include in All Off group | | 255 | Include in All On and All Off groups |

This parameter has the configuration ID switchall_mode and is of type INTEGER.

Association Groups

Association groups allow the device to send unsolicited reports to the controller, or other devices in the network. Using association groups can allow you to eliminate polling, providing instant feedback of a device state change without unnecessary network traffic.

The device does not support associations.

Technical Information

Endpoints

Endpoint 0

Command Class Comment
COMMAND_CLASS_NO_OPERATION_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_BASIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_BINARY_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_MULTILEVEL_V3 Linked to BASIC
COMMAND_CLASS_SWITCH_ALL_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_CONFIGURATION_V0  
COMMAND_CLASS_MANUFACTURER_SPECIFIC_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_BATTERY_V1  
COMMAND_CLASS_ASSOCIATION_V0  
COMMAND_CLASS_VERSION_V1  

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