Device Object

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The Device object (Technically DeviceWrapper, ChildDeviceWrapper and ParentDeviceWrapper) is composed of methods that allow you to interact with the settings and values of a device. This object is available to Apps that have been given access via a device selection input, as child devices of Apps and other devices and a driver also has access to this via the device object.


Retrieve a list of events for the device. By default the maximum number of events returned in the list is 10 which can be overridden by the max option.
List<Event> events()
List<Event> events(Map options)
options - Optional values for getting the list of events. Possible values:
max - The maximum number of events to retrieve.
List of Event objects for the device


Retrieve a list of events since a date/time.
List<Event> eventsSince(Date startDate)
List<Event> eventsSince(Date startDate, Map options)
startDate - The date/time to list events since.
options - Optional values for getting the list of events. Possible values:
max - The maximum number of events to retrieve.
A list of Events (defaults to 10 events unless otherwise specified in options)
// Get events since 8:00 am today
def events = eventsSince(timeToday("08:00"))
// Get a maximum of 5 events
def events = eventsSince(timeToday("08:00"), [max:5])

Additional to be documented

List<Event> eventsBetween(Date startDate, Date endDate)
List<Event> eventsBetween(Date startDate, Date endDate, Map options = null)
List<State> statesSince(String attributeName, Date startDate)
List<State> statesSince(String attributeName, Date startDate, Map options = null)
void sendEvent(Map properties)
void updateSetting(String name, Map options)
void updateSetting(String name, Long value)
void updateSetting(String name, Boolean value)
void updateSetting(String name, String value)
void updateSetting(String name, Double value)
void updateSetting(String name, Date value)
void updateSetting(String name, List value)
void removeSetting(String name)
void clearSetting(String name)
Long getIdAsLong()
String getId()
String getEndpointId()
String getZigbeeId()
Hub getHub()
Map getData()
void updateDataValue(String name, String value)
String getDataValue(String name)
String getDeviceDataByName(String name)
String getStatus()
String getName()
void setName(String name)
String getLabel()
void setLabel(String label)
String getDisplayName()
void setDisplayName(String displayName)
String getDeviceNetworkId()
void setDeviceNetworkId(String dni)
Object currentValue(String attributeName)
Object currentValue(String attributeName, boolean skipCache)
State currentState(String attributeName)
State currentState(String attributeName, boolean skipCache)
Object latestValue(String attributeName)
Object latestValue(String attributeName, boolean skipCache)
State latestState(String attributeName)
State latestState(String attributeName, boolean skipCache)
List<State> getCurrentStates()
List<Command> getSupportedCommands()
List<Attribute> getSupportedAttributes()
List<Capability> getCapabilities()
Boolean hasCommand(String command)
Boolean hasAttribute(String attribute)
Boolean hasCapability(String capability)
Date getLastActivity()
Long getParentDeviceId()
Long getParentAppId()
Boolean getIsComponent()
boolean isDisabled()