Instance Method

startSearchingForNewAccessories()

Starts searching for accessories not yet associated with a home.

Declaration

func startSearchingForNewAccessories()

Discussion

HomeKit notifies your accessory browser delegate by calling the accessoryBrowser(_:didFindNewAccessory:) and accessoryBrowser(_:didRemoveNewAccessory:) methods when it detects accessories being added or removed, respectively.

When you start a search, HomeKit clears the discoveredAccessories array of content from the previous search.

See Also

Discovering Accessories

var discoveredAccessories: [HMAccessory]

An array of accessories discovered during a search.

func stopSearchingForNewAccessories()

Stops searching for new accessories.