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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...

Sorry it looks like those lights haven't been set up yet

So my Hue lights have been set up for minimum of a year. Maybe longer. Just recently I get the error “Sorry it looks like those lights haven't been set up yet. You can set them up in the Google Assistant under settings.” I can’t turn them on by voice...

RPS1971 by Community Member
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Nest turning off

Hi, my nest thermostat keeps randomly shutting off once a day. I have a full schedule to keep it running for the cool mode and I keep finding it completely off. I don't have eco mode on and I don't have home/away on either.

Nest log in from app

I changed my WiFi password and forgot to re log into my nest thermostat. It’s showing off line in the nest app. I’m now remote so can I log into my nest on my iPhone or can it only be done at the thermostat?

JWMARV by Community Member
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Photos showing all day?

Hi everyone,Does the google home display show my photos all day even when no one is home?I can set it when it’s dark, the screen turns off, but this doesn’t apply during the day. Is the five minute screen timeout the only option? thanks in advance, L...

05mccannl by Community Member
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Nest "smart" lock and Google home

Bought a nest door lock and trying to set permissions aka access codes for family members but it's impossible to do. Firstly in the nest app there's no icon that's supposedly there shaped like an eye to set passcodes for users. Also the users in the ...

Spotify Display info

Hello! when casting from the Spotify app to my home speaker group, the nest hubs (2nd gen I believe) no longer display song info. It just says Spotify. I know a silly thing but it’s bugging me. I’ve reboot both Spotify and the Google home app on my i...

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