6. Adding HomeMatic BidCoS Devices

Make sure the HomeMatioc BidCoS module is up and running before you continue reading this chapter.

6.1. Pair a device using the CLI

Before you start, make sure the device to pair is factory reset if it has been used before.

  1. Start the CLI by executing:

    homegear -r
  2. Switch to the HomeMatic BidCoS family:

    families select 0
  3. Enable the pairing mode in Homegear:

    pairing on
  4. Enable pairing mode on the device. See the device’s documentation on how to do that.

  5. After a few seconds ls should show the device.