This guide helps you to connect to gBridge with you Node-RED instance.
Place a new MQTT input node. Enter the action topic of a device you’ve created in the gBridge device dashboard. Create a new MQTT server connection by following the next chapter (or choose the previously configured one).
MQTT broker setup¶
Some users have discovered that Node-RED won’t connect to the gBridge MQTT broker if you password contains certain special characters.
$ is known to cause issues. Try changing your password if Node-RED won’t connect.
I’ve just created a new device called “Ceiling Light” in my gBridge dashboard. After setting it up on Node-RED, I connected it to a debug node in order to see the messages.