Controller for HomeKit 5.11.1
Released on November 24, 2021 (only for iOS)
This update contains some critical bug fixes for our iOS version:
- Adding Scenes to an Automation or Watch Screen is not possible.
- Assigning Accessories to a Room is not possible.
Controller for HomeKit 5.11
Released on November 22, 2021
We made various UX improvements throughout the App. Furthermore, we also fixed several bugs and improved the overall performance.
Controller for HomeKit 5.10.1
Released on November 12, 2021
Bugfixes and performance improvements.
Controller for HomeKit 5.10
Released on November 5, 2021
HomeKit setups are often complex, and there are some issues that we see happening time and time again. They clutter your home and may cause unwanted HomeKit behavior. Often they are easy to fix but hard to find.
Due to this, we introduce our Maintenance feature. It allows you to detect, understand and solve the most common issues in HomeKit setups. With it, it’s easy to keep your home organized and avoid annoying problems.
What will Maintenance check?
- Accessories with low battery
- Unresponsive Accessories
- Blocked Accessories
- Accessories in your default Room
- Accessories without a HomeKit Code
- Missing Accessory information
- Duplicate serial numbers
- Duplicate names
- Automations created by Siri
- Lapsed timers
- Inactive Automations
- Automations with invalid configuration
- Apple-exclusive or empty Scenes
- Scene limit
- Empty Rooms
- Empty Zones
Controller for HomeKit 5.9
Version was never released and contents integrated in Controller 5.10.
Controller for HomeKit 5.8
Released on October 10, 2021
This update focuses on stability and brings various bug fixes.
- The temperature unit is now automatically the same as the system’s unit.
- Characteristics only show pinned values that they support.
- The app asks reliably for HomeKit access if necessary.
- Backups will still show up for the right home after renaming a home.
- Long pressing the back button shows the correct navigation stack.
- Color previews ignore brightness values to give a more realistic preview.
- Log deletion on app start is more reliable.
- Apple Watch App includes troubleshooting information to fix HomeKit synchronization issues.
- Fixed some layout issues introduced with iOS 15
- Fixed a bug that crashed the app in some scenarios.
Controller for HomeKit 5.7
Released on October 4, 2021
New Maintenance Feature
Keep your setup in order with our new Maintenance feature. It detects common setup issues in your home and helps you to fix them. For now, this includes:
- Schwache Batterien
- Low Batteries
- Unreachable Accessories
- Blocked Accessories
- Automations created by Siri
- Lapsed Timers
- Broken Automations
- Inactive Automations
- Empty Scenes
This feature is still in development, but you can test it now to help us improve it.
We also redesigned the app settings for a cleaner look that makes finding the settings you need easier. On that occasion, we added the option to change the app’s light or dark mode independently from your system settings.
In the app settings under Pro Version, you’ll now get more information about your purchases. Including when you made purchases, how much time in your free trial or subscription remains, and if a family member shares the purchase.
Controller for HomeKit 5.6
Released on September 23, 2021
Usage data is now completely anonymous. No device identifier will be transferred anymore.
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