Cameras and Doorbells

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nest aware cameras offline while I'm out traveling

I bought two Nest indoor cameras 3 months ago to watch my pets and for security while I'm out traveling. First month they worked fine no issues, last month they start getting offline randomly and I have to restart the cameras and set them up again ev...

dpich by Community Member
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Indoor and Outdoor Nest cameras (plug in) disappeared

My indoor and outdoor Camera's no longer appear in my Nest app or google home app. The home screen is blank with a button to + product. When I tried to connect them using the QR code, it states the cameras are already associated with an account--but ...

mlondon by Community Member
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Notification Previews in Wear OS

Since Brad decided to lock the previous thread with no solution at all... Last year, when I would get a notification from my drop cam on my watch, it would include a photo preview much like the notifications on the phone. However, they suddenly disap...

Door bell won’t connect

The camera was attached to my account but new internet it just showed camera offline so removed from app now won’t install have removed from power for 4 days but still won’t connect to app

Daddypig by Community Member
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Video Issue with Google Nest Cam (battery) Part 2

This is still a daily ongoing issue. Not sure why the previous thread needed to be locked, that way other people can post in one place, instead of having multiple posts about the same thing. I am beyond frustrated that nothing has been done to resolv...

GarySC by Community Member
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Resolved! Cam Indoor (wired) "Live video is unavailable"

Hi, I recently purchased the new Nest Cam Indoor (wired) 2nd gen and got it set up to replace an existing indoor camera. The setup and everything was simple and had good instructions and everything seemed to go fine.The problem is, a couple hours lat...

cardonator by Community Member
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Disable WPA3....

I have 3 Cisco Small Business APs setup. On the SSID I use for home automation I currently have it in WPA2 and WPA3 hybrid mode. The camera was failing setup for an hour.... until i finally went out on a whim and made a new SSID that was WPA2 only. T...

Santicn4n by Community Member
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Resolved! Google doorbell live video only for 5 seconds

So when looking at the live image of google Doorbell, it shuts off after 5 seconds.The exact error states:"Live video not available. Maybe the camera is not connected or the battery is saved".The doorbell is on a wired connection, my router is locate...

Bicky005 by Community Member
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