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Updating Dwains Theme #

If there is a update of Dwains Theme here is how to install it.

Step 1 - Download Dwains Theme latest release #

  1. Download the latest release from the release page.

Each release has information on that page with how to install it as an update!

Step 2 - Extract & move the download #

  1. Unzip the file you just downloaded.

  2. Copy the content of this folder to the root of your Home Assistant installation.

WARNING: You may need to overwrite the file ui-lovelace.yaml with the file from the downloaded folder.

Do you have any custom resources? Go to the folder dwains-theme/resources/, if you don’t have the file custom_resources.yaml then rename the file custom_resources-sample.yaml to custom_resources.yaml and place your resources in the file custom_resources.yaml!

Step 3 - Reboot Home Assistant #

Reboot Home Assistant! After this check if you got the new version number in More page -> Theme settings (bottom of page).

Version info #

Version numbering explained (MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH):

  1. MAJOR version: when there are big and incompatible changes.
  2. MINOR version: when there is added functionality in a non-backwards compatible manner.
  3. PATCH version: small new functions and backwards compatible bug fixes.

Changelog #

Update 1.3.0 (coming soon) #

Update 1.2.1 #

Update 1.2.0 #

Note: The way resources are loaded has been changed from this version on. Overwrite your ui-lovelace.yaml file with the one in this version! Do you have any custom resources? Go to the folder dwains-theme/resources/ rename the file custom_resources-sample.yaml to custom_resources.yaml and place your resources in that file! This file will never be overwritten with updates instead of the old way, so you can keep your own additional resources safe.

Update 1.1.5 #

Update 1.1.4 #

Update 1.1.3 #

Update 1.1.2 #


Update from 1.1.0 to 1.1.1 #

Follow the normal update manual (top of this page)


Update from 1.0.* to 1.1.* #

  1. Backup the folder dwains-theme/configs
  2. Then remove the following folders from your HA setup. custom_components/dwains_theme, dwains-theme, themes, www/dwains-theme.
  3. Copy the downloaded zip content to your HA setup
  4. Copy back the backup folder configs to dwains-theme so you again have a dwains-theme/configs folder.
  5. Copy the file dwains-theme/configs-samples/icons.yaml to dwains-theme/configs
  6. Copy the file dwains-theme/configs-samples/dynamic_page.yaml to dwains-theme/configs
  7. Rename the file dwains-theme/configs/more_addons.yaml to more_page.yaml. The content of this file is changed to:
    more_page:
      addons:
    
  8. The way Dwains Theme is loaded is changed, take a look inside configuration-sample.yaml and copy the new code between Copy from here till Copy till here.
  9. Download from HACS the plugin: state-switch if you don’t have it.