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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...

Turning off/on groups of lights together

I have an open concept house where the kitchen, dining room and living room flow into one another. I recall last year I was able to tell Google through my Nest speakers to turn on my kitchen and living room lights and it would do so all at once. Some...

WasabiSB by Community Member
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Can I start/stop timers on multiple devices at the same time?

I work at home so sometimes (often) I want to set a timer for something (put water in the pool for 30 minutes) and I'll start the timer in my office but then get busy with a project in garage and don't hear the timer. Can I give the timer command in ...

jodic by Community Member
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Lights routine

I somehow turned on a routine that turns my lights on everyday at dusk. I cannot find the routine or any way to stop it or delete it. Please help.

Moose15 by Community Member
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Nest is off line

We had a power outage , and my nest speaker hey google won’t respond

William5 by Community Member
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How do I cancel ADT? I am at my wit's end.

I signed up for the ADT "special" through Google and while I was told all of my devices could be used in the ADT+ app, they can't be. I have been on hold for hours, calling them back gets me put on hold for hours, no one is calling me back if I press...

heylee by Community Member
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Beyond frustrated

I need to vent.I used to think Google Home was a stagnant piece of s***. But I'm increasingly convinced that it's capabilities are actually sliding backwards.I have 36 wifi lights in my home that I control through the buggy app on my Android device.W...

stevland by Community Member
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Google home hub max keeps loosing connection with the internet

I am in need of some help. My nest home hub max keeps disconnecting to the internet. I have tried all the different steps in the threads that I have come across on here and nothing is working. We also have a ton of speakers, another home hub and all ...

JenM3 by Community Member
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Resolved! camera is showing front yard

My front camera is no longer showing the porch, rather it is showing the front yard. What has happened and how do I fix it. I tried to reset the camera where it is mounted but it is turned as far as it will go and still does not show the porch. I hav...

Primmrose by Community Member
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