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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...


Google nest mini won't play stuff on netflix

Hi, I've got a google nest mini and I've just connected my TV to it. I've been able to turn on netflix through my nest, but when I tell it to play a tv show on netflix, it says "I also need to know which device to use. Try saying that again, and incl...

erinrx by Community Member
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I have a Hub Max that's roughly 1yr old. About 2 weeks ago it restarted on its own and has been frozen on the white screen with the colored G logo. I've done the power cycle 10x fix as well as the hold the buttons down for 10seconds multiple times. H...

James2013 by Community Member
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Google nest

Hello everyone I got a problem am trying to get advise on so my power was out for about a 5day ever sense it came back on my nest or my air conditioner not working properly it keeps coming on and off repeatedly no what I did with the settings In nest...

Gettah by Community Member
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Wrong responce

Hi is there anyway to change a responce you get on google home. Thank you

Shszzzzza by Community Member
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Problems with speaker groups and compatible soundbar

So I have two Nest smart hubs 2nd gen, one JBL Link portable and a TCL soundbar with built in chromecast (TS9030). When I create speaker group with all speakers there will be no sound from the soundbar. It only works if I start with JUST the soundbar...

Lost devices on nest app

Cannot sign onto my original nest account, and had to re-sign in. Lost connection to two thermostats, my account now has no devices associated with it. password recovery does not send email to my account. On vacation so cannot re-enter device data, i...

Stutsmith by Community Member
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Philips Hue bluetooth (no bridge) not discovered by me Google nest

I have just switched from Amazon Echo to Google Nest. I was using two outlets and two philips bulbs. The outlets connected perfectly the first time through vesync. However, my nest is not finding the bulbs.I checked if they connected through the echo...

Megz1 by Community Member
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Broadlink RM4 Remote Control by Voice Command

Hi all. Hope someone can guide me on this.I have Broadlink RM4 connected to Google Home.I can say these commands without issues:TV channel volume down 5 -> Google turns down volume by 5TV 10 HD channel -> Google press the channel numberSo commands li...

Tommi by Community Member
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Google Home / IFTTT / PushBullet

Hi Everyone, Does anyone know to fix the IFTTT settings now with the google ? Before I could just say "Hey Google, Turn of Media PC" and then it would IFTTT to PushBullet and it would send the single to remote power off the computer .. Now that the c...

Old Nest locations

I just signed up for a new nest account and an old home I had with nest several years ago shows up as my home. Likely it has to do with using the same g-mail account i have always used. How do I get my new home to show as my home?

BobK1 by Community Member
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