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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...

LIFX not available right now

Hi All,TL:DR I am having issues with my LIFX lights through Google Home and no longer able to have more than 3 devices respond at any one time. Need a solution.I have used LIFX lights throughout my house (38 total) and have never had any issues until...

bylsmca by Community Member
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Chromecast issue

Hello, I have been using chrome casts for years without issue and am just at a loss for the current issue I am having. About two months ago the chrome cast on my tv would connect to the internet but it would not be detectable on any apps (YouTube tv,...

dsharp209 by Community Member
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Feit Smart Bulbs

My Feit Smart bulbs recently desynced from my Google home and after syncing them they no longer function as color change smart bulbs from the Home app and Google assistant.

TFOX48 by Community Member
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iPhone Location Access Switching to "While Using the App"

I have an Android phone and my wife has an iPhone. Google Home uses my phone phone to automatically determine if I'm home or away and it seems to work pretty well. However, I'm having trouble with my wife's phone. I set her "Location Access Settings"...

CurtisB by Community Member
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Help with sonos

Help please.Since i changed my wifi router i cannot for the life of me get my google nest mini to play through my sonos 3 speakers as before. Ive tried everything. Sonos works fine when playing via spotify or sonos app and tye sonos speakers are set ...

Google Home Mini Wifi Connection issue

Hello! I’ve been reading some other posts here and I can 100% say my Google Home Mini will not connect to my wifi. I have attempted to connect multiple times through different google accounts, my 5G wifi and my 2G wifi, reset the mini, the wifi route...

y3ngi by Community Member
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Nest cameras

I recently bought nest doorbell and nest max hub, but I don't know how to use the 2 apps, Google home and nest app that this one is confusing me. Doorbell (battery), I can only see it on Google home and I can see the video history as well, I cannot d...

Stef2 by Community Member
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