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Heads up: Philips Hue Change Impacting Scripted Automations!

Hey everyone,We wanted to keep you in the loop about some recent changes related to Philips Hue sensors that might impact your scripted automations. Philips Hue has updated their sensor device configuration to use the TemperatureSetting trait (previo...

Checking warranty manually

I have a Nest Camera that will not power up. I need to check to see if it is still under warranty. How can I do that if the device is not listed under my home? Is there a way to type the serial number in manually?

J1mbo by Community Member
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My energy provider does it for me!

My energy provider is National Grid, and they have a program where they control thermostats during peak hours to lessen the amount of energy draw. Because I signed up for that program,, I don't do much manual adjusting. They do it all for me. That wa...

EBR by Community Member
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Seperating Youtube Accounts between Different Devices

I have a youtube family account and I just bought a google speaker so my daughter can listen to listen through it.Except it plays the music from the account defined in google home, which is my account, and I cant find a way to tell it to only play fr...

Teach your Assistant to recognise your voice

Hi there!I've been trying to connect my Philips Hue app to Google Home. I have added the devices to my Google Home app and it's working if I toggle it manually.but when I go to set up the voice assistant, it tells me to add the device again.

Muezza by Community Member
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More devices being supported

Hi everyone,I am trying to set up a new script that lets me know when someone was at the mail box, sending me message through the new script editor. Since custom notifications have been made available, I thought I'm good to go as soon as my motion de...

Pat_ by Community Member
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Spotify stops playing on mymy speakers.

Hallo Team.I do hope you are all well.I have recently automated my house. Small 580m² house. I have multiple speakers in . 2 bonded in the lobby. 1 × dining room 1x kitchen 1× in my bedroom and considering adding to mt top lounge, inverter room and o...

Flashman by Community Member
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Suggestions for the GoogleHome App

Heya!Is this the right place? If not, please move topic. I consider switching from Alexa to GoogleHome, but there are a few drawbacks i would like to bring up and hope you consider adding/changing these points: 1. The "Add Action" button should be on...

RichardHH by Community Member
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Color Changes in actions via voice commands

Morning!Short: Color change commands are not working when executed via GoogleAssistant but working with GoogleHome.Replicate:Routine/Action named "light test":If i tap the "play" icon within the Google-Home App to start the routine containing the com...

RichardHH by Community Member
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