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Wired doorbell 2nd Gen + Alexa speaker for notification

deepakthali
Community Member

Hello All,

I am trying to get my doorbell connected to Alexa speaker so it chimes through Alexa.

I did all the setup but it still doesn't make a sound notification on Alexa speaker when someone rings the doorbell.

Was anyone successfully in fixing this?

Thank you!

Deepak

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Lance_L
Community Specialist
Community Specialist

Hello deepakthali,

 

Thanks for posting in our Community. I’m sorry you’re having trouble with this. No worries; I’m here to help.

 

If you haven't done so already, add your Nest device in the Google Home app.

 

Let’s enable the Google Nest skill for Amazon Alexa. Follow the steps below:
 

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. Tap your account.
  3. Verify that the Google Account shown is the one linked to your Google device. If correct, tap to close the account window. To switch accounts, tap the triangle next to the Google Account, then tap another account or Add another account.
  4. Tap Settings and then Add.
  5. Tap Service and then Amazon Alexa skill.
  6. Follow the instructions on the screen to enable the skill in the Alexa app.

Afterwards, add the device to Alexa.
 

  1. Open the Google Home app .
  2. Tap Settings and then Add.
  3. Tap Partner Connections and then Amazon Alexa.
  4. Turn on permissions for your new device.
  5. Say "Alexa, discover my devices."

Next, turn on the doorbell press announcements.
 

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. Tap Favorites or Devices .
  3. Tap and hold your device's tile More More menu Settings .
  4. Tap Doorbell and then turn on Visitor announcements.
  5. You can now turn doorbell press announcements on or off in the Alexa app.

Finally, turn on motion or person detection announcements.

 

  1. Go to the Partner Connections Manager and then check that you're signed in to the Google Account that you used to set up your camera or doorbell in the Google Home app.
  2. Select Amazon Alexa and then turn on "Events" for each camera or doorbell that you want to use for motion or person detection announcements.
    • To add new devices, say "Alexa, discover my devices."
  3. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  4. Tap Favorites or Devices .
  5. Tap and hold your device's tile More More menu Settings .
  6. Tap Events and then Seen events.
  7. Turn on motion or person events and notifications.
  8. You can now turn motion or person detection announcements on or off in the Alexa app under "Device Settings."

You can check out this handy guide for more information: Control Google Nest products with Amazon Alexa.

 

Let me know if you have any questions.

 

Best,

Lance