Before you start using HACS, you need to make sure you have the following requirements met:

  • You are running Home Assistant version 2023.6.0 or newer.
  • You are running a supported Home Assistant installation.
  • You have access to the filesystem where the Home Assistant configuration files are located.
  • You know how to access the Home Assistant log file.
  • You are aware that there are no add-ons in HACS.
  • You have a stable internet connection with sufficent available bandwidth and no data caps.
  • You are not blocking outgoing requests to GitHub or Cloudflare (See faq/Data sources).