Main purpose of the power control application is to allow users to open
up specific resources such as smart power switches to groups of people.
User of the resource do not need to log in. A person can control a resource
by knowing the URL or scanning a QR code. Access can possibly be protected
by a PIN code.
Resource owners need to create an account. This opens up the option to create
new units for remote control. The owner decide on access method and if a PIN code
This application is very much still in development. It is currently free of charge to use
and the plan forward is to keep some basic functionality free of charge. So if you
create an account today you will be able to use that functionality even after
the option to pay for more services has been introduced.
For all site users, enter a power switch name to access its control page.
Log in to already set up accounts, or
register a new user for the application.
Add a new unit to the system. The user must select access method
http_push: The application performs an http request to activate or
deactivate the resource. Currently there is no support for sending data in the request.
telldus_live: The application will send a request on the public API of the Telldus live
cloud application. The user need to give the name of the resource given in the
Telldus live environment.
The user will be redirected to the Telldus site and need to authenticate
to allow access to the resource. Once done, the power control application is authorized to
control the resource.
Entry page for general users to control the power unit. The URL for this page is the
official entry point to address a particular resource.
There is an option to construct a QR code. It decodes into the URL for this page.
It is intended as a shortcut to be printed and posted at the resource to be controlled.
It will allow users with smartphones to scan the code and quickly get to the control page.