Control4 develops smart home automation systems to control lighting, entertainment, security, energy, and other connected devices. The company's 2013 initial public offering was considered to be the first pure-play home automation IPO ever.
|Composer version||Controller version||2N IP Intercom version||Driver version||SIP settings||Lock manipulation|
In a web browser, direct the browser to the 2N IP Intercom IP Address and login either via the default credentials "Admin" and password "2n" or with the credentials already configured on the device. Please note that the computer running the browser will need to be on the same local network as the intercom.
Go to Services / HTTP API page in the 2N IP Intercom web UI. Enable the System API service and set the Connection Type to Unsecure (TCP) and Authentication to None. Note that this will be automatically modified to use proper authentication after the driver setup is complete.
To add 2N IP Intercom go to Items Panel ang Discovered menu. There search for 2N IP Intercom that you need (Composer show you some informations about device after hold your mouse on it) and add device to project by double click on it.
To communicate over SIP, the Communication agent must be added first. In Section Agents click on "Add..." and chose Communication in Avaiable Agents Pop-up window and confirm by OK.
To enable Lock manipulation it is needed to add driver for Lock, add Motorization / Door Lock from Items / MyDrivers (by double click).
In Actions Panel choose Door Lock and in command below choose Unlock the Door Lock. And double click on Arrow Icon above commands to add this command.
Next in Programming Control add Delay 5 seconds command to the Script by double clicking on arrow icon.
At the end choose again Actions on Door Lock and add Lock the door and add to the script by doublick click on green arrow.
Intercom Anywhere is Control4 application which enables you to accept incoming calls from 2N IP Intercom in your smartphone and open a door, if you need to.
As the first step search driver 2N IP Intercom in the right column in the Composer software and add to the project by double clicking on the driver. There are two of them, one is receiving RTP stream via H264 and second one via MJPEG. Both of this drivers can handle the video stream from 2N IP Intercom with camera. Change the hostname/IP address field according to your 2N IP Intercom configuration and set Authentication parameters (picture below). Every row needs to be confirmed by clicking on the Set button.
This configuration of HTTP API we will need also for door opening (output activation). Set the same values as for the camera API to I/O API according to picture below.
The next step is to configure 2N IP Intercom. Open the configuration interface and go to section Services / Phone and configure the SIP account. Example of the setting is in the picture below.
- Phone number ID: 100
- Authentication ID: 100; password: 100 (based on Composer configuration)
- SIP proxy: IP address of the Control4 controller
Allow SIP Registration with SIP proxy IP address
You need to add Door Lock driver for Door Opening in to your project.
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