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Custom-card "Printer"

The custom_card_mpse_printer is used to display the status of a printer and the toner.

Printer

Credits

Author: mpse (based on clemalex post) Version: 0.3.0

Changelog

0.3.0 Updated documention. Cleanup code in card. Updated colors to match input values.
0.2.0 Added reference to used card. Fixed yaml indentation
0.1.0 Initial release adapted from a post on home assistant forum by user clemalex.

Usage

- type: "custom:button-card"
  template: custom_card_mpse_printer
  entity: sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw
  variables:
    ulm_card_printer_name: HP Color Laser MFP 178nw
    ulm_card_printer_black_name: sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_black_toner
    ulm_card_printer_yellow_name: sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_yellow_toner
    ulm_card_printer_cyan_name: sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_cyan_toner
    ulm_card_printer_magenta_name: sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_magenta_toner

Requirements

Uses this card: https://github.com/custom-cards/bar-card Tested with the IPP Integration from Home Assistant: https://www.home-assistant.io/integrations/ipp On my printer i cannot get any state update, it always reports idle. I wanted to highlight the button when the printer is active.

Variables

Variable Example Required Explanation
ulm_card_printer_name HP Color Laser MFP 178nw yes Name of printer to display on card
ulm_card_printer_black_name sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_black_toner yes Name of black toner sensor
ulm_card_printer_yellow_name sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_yellow_toner yes Name of yellow toner sensor
ulm_card_printer_cyan_name sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_cyan_toner yes Name of cyan toner sensor
ulm_card_printer_magenta_name sensor.hp_color_laser_mfp_178nw_magenta_toner yes Name of magenta toner sensor

Template code

Template Code
custom_card_mpse_printer.yaml
---
custom_card_mpse_printer:
  show_icon: false
  show_name: false
  show_label: false
  styles:
    card:
      - border-radius: "20px"
      - box-shadow: "var(--box-shadow)"
      - padding: "0px"
    grid:
      - grid-template-areas: "'item1' 'item2' 'item3' 'item4' 'item5'"
      - grid-template-columns: "1fr"
      - grid-template-rows: "min-content"
  custom_fields:
    item1:
      card:
        entity: "[[[ return entity.entity_id ]]]"
        name: "[[[ return variables.ulm_card_printer_name ]]]"
        label: >-
          [[[
          return entity.state;
          ]]]
        template:
          - "icon_info"
          - "custom_card_mpse_printer_blue"
        styles:
          card:
            - padding: "12px"
        type: "custom:button-card"
    item2:
      card:
        type: "custom:bar-card"
        height: "20px"
        positions:
          name: off
          value: "inside"
          icon: off
          indicator: off
          minmax: off
        color: "black"
        entities:
          - entity: "[[[ return variables.ulm_card_printer_black_name ]]]"
        style: |
          bar-card-currentbar{
            border: 0.01rem solid rgba(var(--color-theme),.4);
          }
          bar-card-backgroundbar{
            display: none;
          }
          bar-card-name{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-right: 40px !important;
          }
          bar-card-value{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-left: 40px !important;
            justify-content: center;
            display: flex;
            color: grey;
          }
          bar-card-background{
            margin: 4px 0 4px 0 !important;
            text-align: initial;
          }
          ha-card{
            --bar-card-border-radius: 5px;
            border-radius: 0px;
            box-shadow: none;
          }
          #states{
            padding: 0 16px;
          }
    item3:
      card:
        type: "custom:bar-card"
        height: "20px"
        positions:
          name: off
          value: "inside"
          icon: off
          indicator: off
          minmax: off
        color: "rgb(250,255,0)"
        entities:
          - entity: "[[[ return variables.ulm_card_printer_yellow_name ]]]"
        style: |
          bar-card-currentbar{
            border: 0.01rem solid rgba(var(--color-theme),.4);
          }
          bar-card-backgroundbar{
            display: none;
          }
            bar-card-name{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-right: 40px !important;
          }
          bar-card-value{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-left: 40px !important;
            justify-content: center;
            display: flex;
            color: grey;
          }
          bar-card-background{
            margin: 4px 0 4px 0 !important;
            text-align: initial;
          }
          ha-card{
            --bar-card-border-radius: 5px;
            border-radius: 0px;
            box-shadow: none;
          }
          #states{
            padding: 0 16px;
          }
    item4:
      card:
        type: "custom:bar-card"
        height: "20px"
        positions:
          name: off
          value: "inside"
          icon: off
          indicator: off
          minmax: off
        color: "rgb(248,0,255)"
        entities:
          - entity: "[[[ return variables.ulm_card_printer_magenta_name ]]]"
        style: |
          bar-card-currentbar{
            border: 0.01rem solid rgba(var(--color-theme),.4);
          }
          bar-card-backgroundbar{
            display: none;
          }
          bar-card-name{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-right: 40px !important;
          }
          bar-card-value{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-left: 40px !important;
            justify-content: center;
            display: flex;
            color: grey;
          }
          bar-card-background{
            margin: 4px 0 4px 0 !important;
            text-align: initial;
          }
          ha-card{
            --bar-card-border-radius: 5px;
            border-radius: 0px;
            box-shadow: none;
          }
          #states{
            padding: 0 16px;
          }
    item5:
      card:
        type: "custom:bar-card"
        height: "20px"
        positions:
          name: off
          value: "inside"
          icon: off
          indicator: off
          minmax: off
        color: "rgb(0,255,255)"
        entities:
          - entity: "[[[ return variables.ulm_card_printer_cyan_name ]]]"
        style: |
          bar-card-currentbar{
            border: 0.01rem solid rgba(var(--color-theme),.4);
          }
          bar-card-backgroundbar{
            display: none;
          }
          bar-card-name{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-right: 40px !important;
          }
          bar-card-value{
            width: 2rem;
            margin-left: 40px !important;
            justify-content: center;
            display: flex;
            color: grey;
          }
            bar-card-background{
            margin: 4px 0 4px 0 !important;
            text-align: initial;
          }
          ha-card{
            --bar-card-border-radius: 5px;
            border-radius: 0px;
            box-shadow: none;
          }
          #states{
            padding: 0 16px 16px 16px;
          }
custom_card_mpse_printer_blue:
  state:
    - styles:
        icon:
          - color: "rgba(var(--color-blue),1)"
        label:
          - color: "rgba(var(--color-blue-text),1)"
        name:
          - color: "rgba(var(--color-blue-text),1)"
        img_cell:
          - background-color: "rgba(var(--color-blue), 0.2)"
        card:
          - background-color: "rgba(var(--color-background-blue), var(--opacity-bg))"
      operator: "template"
      value: >
        [[[
          return entity.state!="idle" ? true : false
        ]]]