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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...


Can't move my my music to another speaker

I have 2 Nest Homes and 1 Nest Mini. When I'm playing music via the Nest Mini in my bathroom and want to move the music to my bedroom by saying "Move music to bedroom" or "Move my music to the bedroom speaker" Google Assistant responds with "sorry, b...

WiFiSucks by Community Member
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Commands to multiple devices in portuguese

Google Assistant is not executing commands correctly.When I ask in Portuguese to turn on the living room light and the bedroom light, it turns on all the items in the living room and bedroom, such as fans, air conditioning, etc.I use Positivo's devic...

Submit feedback on Google Assistant voice commands

We recently shared that Google Assistant is getting an update to improve its understanding of your requests through AI. You can read more about it in our blog post: Better control of your smart devices with Google Assistant. If you notice any changes...

Nest Secure compliance with Matter

Will Nest Secure be updated for compliance with Matter? Since Google discontinued Nest Secure it leaves owners without options to add door/window sensors (Nest Detect). If Nest Secure receives a Matter update it would help existing users the option t...

BartKon by Community Member
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[Sharing Idea] DIY security system setup

This won’t be a fully detailed post. I’m writing this on my smartphone. But if there is interest I will certainly add more context and answers if anyone would like to know more Unlike probably many of the users here, I don’t just use google home. The...


"Away" routine activating automatically when not wanted

My Google Home 'Away' routine is activating at 7pm each night, turning all the lights off. I'm always home at this time of night and don't want this to happen. I have turned off all presence sensing options on both the Home and Away routines, so they...

lilbec383 by Community Member
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DirectT Stream App

Is the DirectTV Stream App available to download from the Google Store?

hwinston by Community Member
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Hisense tv with Google built in

 I have a Hisense tv with Google built in and i have a updated iPhone 12. Why when i try to use the Google home app for the remote it does not work. I’ve checked and the tv is updated, the iPhone app is updated and it still doesn’t work. I even facto...

MakiyaL by Community Member
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