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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...


Light not turning on to 100%

I have Wake My Light set up on "lamp" in "Bedroom". The light has a dimmable smart bulb.Until this week it's worked fine but now it only wakes to about 50-60% and when we ask for the "Bedroom" lights on it comes on dimmed.I can manually turn it up to...

Routine does not start

when starting a routines via the play button in google home nothing happens. When typing via google assistant it works ( apart from the radio that start playing no the phone instead of the nest speaker. ) when asking to start a routine ( ok google st...

guyr26 by Community Member
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Is there a way to remove the ready made routines?

So I’m setting up routines to turn on lights automatically based on the time of day so it’s just streamlined. However I realized you needed voice commands for each one and for whatever reason bedtime is already a voice command in one of the pre-made ...

Unable to reconnect to philips hue lights

I just had this issue with the google home whereby I removed the wrong smart light bulb from my google home and now I'm trying to reconnect it and add it back to my home but I am unable to. I hope there is a solution for that so that I can add the sm...

Pancakes by Community Member
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Google Home routines: Text editing?

I've found setting up routines with many commands (especially custom ones) has been very tedious in the Home mobile app. I've searched exhaustively for a way to edit the actual routine files in a text editor. Is it possible? I also had no success loc...

JW-79 by Community Member
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How do I delete a home from google home

I've been trying to get my Nest learning thermostat to talk to alexa. I have inadvertantly entered 3 homes in google home and want to start over. Google nest always goes to Google home when I try to set up Alexa.

sloop by Community Member
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