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Cameras and Doorbells

Blog Posts

New updates to Google Home for camera users: new AI image detection, requested f... Read more

Nest Cam Outdoor (1st gen) expanded support rolling out into Public Preview for ... Read more

Nest Cam Indoor (1st gen) expanded support rolling out in the Public Preview of ... Read more

Forum Posts

Nest Cam 2nd Gen stream to Vizio Smartcast

I just installed a Nest Cam 2nd Gen wired and am trying to cast it to my Vizio SmartCast TV (Chromecast built in) with Google Assistant, but it says, ""Name of Room" camera doesn't support streaming to remote screens." I have two older cameras (indoo...

Trouble getting the key to add my nest thermostat

I have a nest thermostat and I switched to Google but I can’t get the key to set up the device in Google. Can you help? I can’t get the key to enter. It says my device is already connected to an account. I don’t know how to proceed. Can you help?

My Nest cameras on September 29th

I use the Nest app on my Android phone for my 2 cameras at home. I've had them for 5+ years. Will I lose checking on them on September 29th? Do I have to do anything?

Stickboy by Community Member
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Hello!!I had the original Nest app… And I created a Google Home account because my understanding is that the Nest app will no longer work as of April 2024. I am used to getting the activity notifications. For example when someone comes into my drivew...

Rachelv by Community Member
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Resolved! Using Cat5/6 to extend Nest Cam Weatherproof cable

I have 8 existing IP camera locations, and they are wired with Cat 5 ethernet wire, terminated with RJ-45 connectors. I would like to use this wire so I dont have to cut, patch and paint drywall. I have cut the existing 10ft charging cable and splice...

JDPHouston by Community Member
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Resolved! Live view unavailable

So I see on these forums that the exact same problem I have so many other users have also.I have tried all the help topics including factory reset etc but nothing works it's as if my camera has simply stopped working.The doorbell chimes as normal but...

DavieUK by Community Member
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Google Nest Cameras will not connect to Google Home App

We had Google Nest cameras and doorbell installed a year ago. We recently installed a new router and now we cannot get the cameras and doorbell to connect to the Google home app. I have deleted our home in the app, uninstalled the app, reset the came...

JoPicka by Community Member
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App crashes when i try to connect my nest device

Hello everybody i ‘m trying to install my nest doorbel but when i scan the QR code nothing happens and the app goes back to the homescreen, i tried skipping the QR code and work with the serial code, then i can go further in the installation menu but...

Diluca001 by Community Member
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