I have a RF Remote that I want to use for my outdoor lamps but I don’t want to assign two buttons (ON button and OFF button) for this job. I want to have a single button to turn ON the lights as well as turn them OFF.
We do have multiple solutions for this one and I will show you one of them!
The logic behind is very simple:
- We have an input (but we don’t care about the value)
- Read the next value from a variable (or assign 0 if none)
- Set the payload to the next value and assign the opposite value to the variable
First, create a new subflow using the menu on the top right corner.
From the top, add 1 input and 1 output node.
Import the nodes in this file to your subflow.
Link the input and the output nodes. It should look like this:
In a flow, insert: a timestamp node, your toggle subflow and a debug node: