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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...

Thermostat disconnects from WiFi when trying to connect app

Hi - I recently moved into an apartment with the white nest thermostat E. I completely restarted it as the app showed as connected but the previous owner said he didn’t have control of it. I have managed to get it connected to the WiFi no problem.whe...

Drew4 by Community Member
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ios device unable to use remote for TV

Hello everyoneI bought a new TV a week ago.The TV runs on Android TV 11. Now the TV is in my google home, but as soon as I want to open the remote control on my Iphone 12 IOS 16.1.2 I keep getting the message: full remote control not available make s...

Resolved! Connect Nest Protect to Google home

I setup Nest Protect with my Google account, but when i try to add the Nest products to my Google home it asks for my Nest account, which i don't hava becasue i used my google account. How to proceed?

Sloppie79 by Community Member
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Nest hub & nest thermostat cannot be linked. Seriously?

Hi. It turns out that you cannot use the Nest Hub temp sensor to be linked to the nest thermostat.nest hub=$49nest temp sensor=$39is that what you guys call same brand same ecosystem?I’m returning my hub. Sorry Google.Regards

Jcmm by Community Member
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Casting to home group

Good morning,When casting youtube to my Home group, Chromecast 4k + Nest mini it just freezez on the youtube logo screen.When casting only to Chromecast or only to Nest Mini it works perfectly but when casting to both it seems to stay on the logo.Hel...

ajvt1001 by Community Member
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Chromecast 1st

Tenho um Chromecast 1 geração que não aparece no app do Google Home para conectar e iniciar a configuração…alguém sabe como resolver?

Bad changes to routines and home/assistant

So last night between 2000MST and 2345MST the home app/ecosystem lost all but my two most recent routines (I had created those less than a week ago). Looking at app today the two remaining routines are under 'household routines' (i've never used any ...

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What’s your favorite part of the Public Preview so far?

New discussion incoming! Did you know that you can save devices, actions, and automations to your Favorites in the new Google Home app? These and other features are now available in the Public Preview. Read more about them in our blog: Request an inv...

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Google home not working on voice

Hope someone can assist. My assistant no longer recognises my devices on my Google home. When I try to use voice to activate a device it stated that no devices has been loaded even though it shows on my Google home app and I can trigger the devices b...

Ystersaag by Community Member
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