Initial Configuration


This page assume that you have already completed the installation

In your Home Assistant UI go to "Configuration", then click "Integrations".


Clear your browser cache

Before HACS can show up in the list you need to clear your browser cache.

Click the "+" button in the bottom right corner


Search for or scroll down to find "HACS (Home Assistant Community Store)" and select it.


Add your configuration


  • GitHub Personal Access Token: The token you got when you finished this guide
  • Side panel title: The name/title you want to display for HACS in the sidebar.
  • Side panel icon: The icon you want to display for HACS in the sidebar.
  • Enable AppDaemon apps discovery & tracking: Enables AppDaemon
  • Enable python_scripts discovery & tracking: [DEPRECATED!] Enables Python Scripts
  • Enable Themes discovery & tracking: [DEPRECATED!] Enables Themes

Click submit and wait for confirmation.


If something failed, you will be taken back to the Add your configuration step

Changing the configuration

If you need to change the configuration, you first need to delete the integration from the integrations list, then you need to add it back again.

Last updated on 4/4/2020