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Let’s Discuss! Smart Home Automations for Pets

Hey Nest Community,May is National Pet Month in the United States! And as all pet parents know - scaley, feathery, and furry friends are very important inhabitants of your household and can absolutely benefit from the connectedness of a smart home. W...


"Sorry I don't understand"

My queries work when asking google home devices What time, what temp, but my wife asks the same questions and gets the "Sorry I don't understand" response. Both using the SAME Google Home settings, same Home, Same Manager (under access details), both...

rob772 by Community Member
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Shortcut for opening directly the preferred home device

Is it possible to create a shortcut in my phone's launcher for directly opening the preferred home device? E.g. want to access directly my Chromecast Google TV 4K, without tapping the Google Home icon,long pressing on Chromecast 4K tile. Tasker solut...

Kesztió by Community Member
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Protect and SmartThings integration

Would someone from Google Nest please explain the reason why the Protect smoke alarm are not exposed to SmartThings when the two services are linked? I suppose that I should not be surprised by this lack of integration considering that the Protect is...

DWB1973 by Community Member
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Podłączenie tv

Jak mogę podłączyć telewizory Samsung i kamerę mi do smart things?

Kaszy by Community Member
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Google mini assistant responds

If I am sitting in my living room with my pixel 6 pro in my hand and I say "Hey Google what time is it?"Why does the Google mini in my bedroom respond and not the assistant in my hand?

Fredd248 by Community Member
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Room-Relative Automations and Routines

I’ll feel really stupid if this already exists, but relieving my frustration will be well-worth the humiliation.QUESTION: Why can’t I create a general command that will trigger certain automations *only* for the room that I said the command in?For ex...

JRhodes by Community Member
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