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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...


Plugs and 3 way light bulb

I have a light plugged into a smart plug...when I ask Google to turn on my tv- my light turns on also? Why. Is it because it's a3 way bulb in my light? How can I get this to stop?

Nest cam A0066

I have a nest lab A0066 camera there is no reset button on it. Can’t find out how to reset it. All so my phone number has changed and can’t access my account. Any help would help. Thanks

Bigrobv50 by Community Member
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Hubspace app integration

I have had Google Home and Hubspace apps linked and working as they should for months to control about a dozen or so Ecosmart brand smart bulbs. A few days ago my Google assistant on all my Nest speakers started saying they couldn’t connect to Hubspa...

arho225 by Community Member
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Routine only runs once

I have created a routine for my Gen 2 Nest thermostat to start a Jasco/UltraPro wifi switch (controlling a ceiling fan). For the starter, I have the "time and days" setting as "any time, any day", and the thermostat going into "heat" mode.The routine...

Snebarekim by Community Member
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Time triggered routine fails to make Nest hub produce audio

I have a routine with two starters and a number of ActionsThe starters includeWhen I say to my Assistant "I'm awake"At a specific timeThe actions includeAnnounce "Good morning"Play the radioAfter 1hr 20 minStopAfter 5 secTell me the timeAnnounce "It'...

Wibbly by Community Member
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How to connect Apple Podcast to Google Home?

iPhone's Podcast app is not visible in podcast settings of Google Home. Only Spotify and Google Podcasts are visible. Therefore not able to play Apple Podcasts on Google Nest. How to link Apple's Podcast app to Google Home app?

Template routines

Hi this might be posted with the wrong label. I wonder if there's templates for Google routines for users to share. Example, when I want to go to bed and turn off all the lights but dim some of them to 1%. It would be nice to download a template to w...

belop by Community Member
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