Smart Home Curtain Guide

Device TYPE

action.devices.types.CURTAIN Curtains can be opened and closed, potentially in more than one direction. For example, curtains with two sections may open either to the left or to the right.

This type indicates that the device gets the curtain icon and some synonyms/aliases.

These are our recommendations for traits on this type of device, however you are free to mix and match from all available traits to best match your existing product functionality.

Please see each individual trait document for implementation details like required attributes, EXECUTE and QUERY.

Sample SYNC Request and Response

This is an example using the device type and traits above. It is intended to give an idea of how to build a SYNC response. If you add or remove traits, this will need to be modified to reflect those changes.

Request
{
    "requestId": "ff36a3cc-ec34-11e6-b1a0-64510650abcf",
    "inputs": [{
      "intent": "action.devices.SYNC"
    }]
}
Node.js
'use strict';

const {smarthome} = require('actions-on-google');
const functions = require('firebase-functions');

const app = smarthome();

app.onSync((body, headers) => {
  return {
    requestId: body.requestId,
    payload: {
      agentUserId: '1836.15267389',
      devices: [{
        id: '123',
        type: 'action.devices.types.CURTAIN',
        traits: [
          'action.devices.traits.OpenClose'
        ],
        name: {
          defaultNames: ['Sirius Cybernetics Corporation Curtain'],
          name: 'Curtain',
          nicknames: ['Living Room Curtain']
        },
        willReportState: true,
        attributes: {
          openDirection: ['LEFT', 'RIGHT']
        },
        deviceInfo: {
          manufacturer: 'ACME',
          model: '492134',
          hwVersion: '3.2',
          swVersion: '11.4'
        },
        customData: {
          fooValue: 74,
          barValue: true,
          bazValue: 'lambtwirl'
        }
      }]
    }
  };
});

// ...

exports.smarthome = functions.https.onRequest(app);
Java
@NotNull
@Override
public SyncResponse onSync(@NotNull SyncRequest syncRequest, @Nullable Map<?, ?> headers) {
  SyncResponse.Payload payload = new SyncResponse.Payload();
  payload.setAgentUserId("123456789");
  payload.setDevices(new SyncResponse.Payload.Device[] {
      new SyncResponse.Payload.Device.Builder()
          .setId("123")
          .setType("action.devices.types.CURTAIN")
          .addTrait("action.devices.traits.OpenClose")
          .setName(
              Collections.singletonList("Smart Curtain"),
              "Smart Curtain",
              Collections.singletonList("living room curtain")
          )
          .setWillReportState(true)
          .setAttributes(new JSONObject()
              .put("openDirection", new String[] {"LEFT", "RIGHT"})
          )
          .setDeviceInfo("blinds manufacturer", "xyz", "3.2", "11.4")
          .setCustomData(new JSONObject()
              .put("fooValue", 74)
              .put("barValue", true)
              .put("bazValue", "lambtwirl")
              .toString()
          )
          .build()
  });

  return new SyncResponse(syncRequest.getRequestId(), payload);
}
JSON
{
  "requestId": "ff36a3cc-ec34-11e6-b1a0-64510650abcf",
  "payload": {
    "agentUserId": "1836.15267389",
    "devices": [
      {
        "id": "123",
        "type": "action.devices.types.CURTAIN",
        "traits": [
          "action.devices.traits.OpenClose"
        ],
        "name": {
          "defaultNames": [
            "Sirius Cybernetics Corporation Curtain"
          ],
          "name": "Curtain",
          "nicknames": [
            "Living Room Curtain"
          ]
        },
        "willReportState": true,
        "attributes": {
          "openDirection": [
            "LEFT",
            "RIGHT"
          ]
        },
        "deviceInfo": {
          "manufacturer": "ACME",
          "model": "492134",
          "hwVersion": "3.2",
          "swVersion": "11.4"
        },
        "customData": {
          "fooValue": 74,
          "barValue": true,
          "bazValue": "lambtwirl"
        }
      }
    ]
  }
}
Validator

Device ERRORS

See the full list of errors and exceptions.