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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 lost lawsuit against Sonos and we suffer

Google stole IP from Sonos. Lost in a court case and instead of paying for the features they stole they decided to remove them from devices that loyal customers purchased. I've been trying to return two speakers that I purchased from Google in Novemb...

Changing Ownership of older Google Nest Hub Max

Hi community, I've searched through many threads on here, but things are still very unclear. How do I change ownership of a Google Nest Hub Max? It's mine that I purchased in late 2019, however I am looking to upgrade and give this Hub Max to my seni...

Steph_LD by Community Member
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Data from external devices

Hi I'm new to this forum, so appolgies if I pick wrong category.Some time ago I saw on home app temp from external device linked to my home (air con.). Now it disaper from the app and is available only on the nest device, not in the home app. Can any...

Gonzo by Community Member
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Google home hub

Hi i can’t get my hub to access Apple Music via voice recognition to play on sonos it will play on sonos if I ask yo play radio. Can’t anyone help please?

Audio plays on wrong speaker

Audio for routines is playing out of the incorrect speaker despite the correct speaker being selected in the routine setup.I've got a nest hub in the kitchen and a nest mini in a bedroom. I have a weekday routine that runs at 8:45 every morning. It w...

David_H by Community Member
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Lost wifi and ignored its scheduled program

Hey all. I've been a nest user for years. It's been great. However, I went out of town for 3 weeks. I had my regular schedule running. 9 days ago comcast had an issue and wifi went out. Nest1. Downstairs reconnected, no issue. Nest 2 upstairs didn't ...

Kpjax by Community Member
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Help with Cync Smart Plug

After many years, I have finally found having some automation in the home is worth the investment. To that extent I joined the Google Home world. With the Nest Door Bell and a Camera/spot light outside I started to feel a sense of what I was missing ...

Andhanni by Community Member
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Matter on existing Nest products, will they be supported?

Reading about MATTER and having the ability to use various products under assistants like siri, google assistant, Alexa and HomeKit would older existing Nest products like the camera's be able to partake in this new collaboration?

mark009 by Community Member
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Can’t share all devices

Hi all I have a mini in my daughters room and 2 lights connected in the same space. It has allowed me to invite her, she can see the mini and connects successfully but cannot see (not will allow me to share) the lights. is it a genuine Google product...

Natrido by Community Member
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