Mayhem compatible with older home automation

Jul 18, 2012 at 5:05 AM

I'm not a programmer and I was wondering if the Mayhem application is compatible with older home automation solutions like X10.

Dec 4, 2012 at 7:02 PM
Edited Dec 6, 2012 at 2:41 PM

I use the Mayhem to control my X10 units and it works great. You can choose reaction and run C:\Program Files\Common Files\X10\Common\ahcmd.exe. In the syntax put the sendplc or sendrf depending on how your sending the signal. Then the house code and unit code, then on or off or dim %

like this

"ahcmd.exe sendplc A1 ON"  this would turn your unit assigned to A1 on ... and so on... 


Dec 4, 2012 at 7:18 PM

FYI here is a list of the commands 

SendPLC         Function                   Binary 
Command                                      Value 
--------------- ----------------------     ------ 
allunitsoff            All Units Off            0000 
alllightson           All Lights On           0001 
on                      On                         0010 
off                      Off                         0011 
dim                    Dim                        0100 
bright                 Bright                     0101 
alllightsoff          All Lights Off            0110 
extcode*            Extended Code        0111 
hailrequest         Hail Request            1000 
hailacknowledge Hail Acknowledge     1001 
presetdim1         Pre-set Dim (1)        1010 
presetdim2         Pre-set Dim (2)        1011 
**              Extended Data Transfer     1100 
statuson             Status On                1101 
statusoff             Status Off                1110 
statusrequest      Status Request         1111