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Simulated Battery Device Type
* Battery
* Copyright 2017 Joshua Lyon
* Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except
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metadata {
definition (name: "Simulated Battery", namespace: "joshualyon", author: "Joshua Lyon") {
capability "Battery"
capability "Motion Sensor"
command "setBatteryLevel", ["number"]
tiles {
// TODO: define your main and details tiles here
def setBatteryLevel(newLevel) {
log.debug "Executing 'setBatteryLevel'"
sendEvent(name: "battery", value: newLevel, isStateChange: true)
//optionally create a setMotion if you wanted to also use the tablet as a virtual motion detector
// (for example, using the camera to detect motion and turn the screen on)
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