start apps and toggle settings etc via alexa/ifttt

by Sid Stone

Version 1 (February 5, 2019)

Download (54 downloads)

aberto sonorus new app on play store to start android apps via alexa or try method below

This will listen for cloud message from ifttt and then launch any apps or toggle settings.
Use ifttt webhooks with json similar to -
"{ "secret": "1.KADFHYSIsFasL7-ze4KG_p5GGGF6GGe1-t3vnwGFhI=", "to": "test@gmail.com", "device": null, "payload": "launch;org.mozilla.firefox;firefox started;firefox failed" }".
https://llamalab.com/automate/cloud/ .
You will need to edit flow to work on your device but this should give you an idea of how it can be done.
The variable statements holds dictionary of payload commands.
Works similar to this flow http://llamalab.com/automate/community/flows/22077 .
Can be linked to Button Unlimited flow using payload "launch;org.mozilla.firefox;firefox started;firefox failed"