I’m tired of struggling with HomeKit to try to make the scenes work properly, they are almost unusable as things stand. I use white and Hue bulbs and I haven’t been able to determine if it’s actually a light bulb or a HomeKit, but I suspect it’s the latter. So I create a “Night Time” scene, including the use of color (and this can also happen when I set scenes on the white spectrum). I click on “test” and maybe one or two bulbs from the bulbs I included will change color / brightness, usually to a very bright white. Good luck trying to correct this. We’ve found that removing each affected accessory from the stage and adding them one at a time can correct this, but it will take several tries. It’s done? Not. I’m going to set the scene the next day, and the color / brightness of one or two of the bulbs will be incorrect. So you have to repeat the above process again to try to solve it. But that’s not all. In my experience, the previous condition of the bulbs also contributes to the final result of an established scene. For example, I have a room in the bedroom that involves color. If I have previously set this scene with the bulbs on a white light, they will correctly touch the desired color that I set. If I try to set the same scene when the last state of the bulbs was colored, it cannot touch the correct color. This does not affect every light bulb in the bedroom, just one. Has anyone experienced anything similar? This never happened and I don’t really remember when it started. Creating and setting scenes is a basic function of HomeKit, it really shouldn’t be a challenge. I know many have said so, but Apple’s neglect of HomeKit is insane. I’m a huge fan of Apple, and HomeKit is truly the great look of all their platforms, services and products. I think he was here. I saw a guy write to Apple about HomeKit a few months ago. He was invited to discuss his concerns in more detail with some creditors who believe and are somewhat tempted to do the same. I hope that the more noise we make, the more resources they will throw away to fix these problems.
The HomeKit scenes are gone
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