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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...


Sunset routine not working automatically

I have the Hub max and iPhone with GE Cync lights. My routine shows up on the Hub and will start with voice command but does not start on its own at sunset. Digital well being is disabled and I am in the U.S.Why does it not start on its own based on ...

Fanta by Community Member
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Nest mini (2) not setting up

Hello, once again I'm here after a few months with the same issue (I never resolved it in the first place). My last post did get a response but sadly it didn't work (apologies for not responding to support afterwards). Anyways my problem is that afte...

Starondr by Community Member
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Is there a roadmap for future features of the Nest Cam?

Hi,is there a roadmap for future features of the current Nest Cam? I am actually very happy with the Nest Cams but like many others, I'm irritated that the integration into Google Home and the Nest Hub is so rudimentary. For instance, I cannot turn o...

racone by Community Member
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Ceiling Fan Speed in Google Home App

Hello, I have a few Leviton Fan Speed Controllers in my house and am wondering when support for variable fan speeds will be available in the Google Home app? I would expect it to work similarly to dimmers in the app with the dimmer circle around the ...

PiketFence by Community Member
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Resolved! Chromecast built in Vizio Dx50

My Vizio Chromecast built in was working fine, now it can't even find the TV when I try to cast it?!?! How do I fix this? Tia!

TODD8732 by Community Member
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Google Hub only shows picture frame when swiping down

In the morning my hub shows picturesn ok but when you swipe down only the picture frame option is displayed. The clock is displayed fine but shows no temperature just a few squiggly lines.When I get my phone and open up the home app the temperature i...

gray1961 by Community Member
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Tuya and 3 sockets electric problem

line deleted Good morning. I have a multiple socket 3 socket + usb. Detection is successful and the device works fine, but google home only detects USB sockets. Does not find and display 3 remaining electrical sockets. Alexa works fine but google doe...

Routines tirggered by Nest Doorbell?

Is there anyway to trigger routines based on someone ringing the doorbell?For instance, it would be great to be able to automate casting the doorbell video to any running chromecasts when someone rings the bell.

Rich1914 by Community Member
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