Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Home Automation

Blog Posts

What is the Product Experts Program? Read more

The latest updates from Google Home and Nest Read more

Switch to the latest: The Google Nest Skill for Alexa Read more

Help Center

For immediate help, visit the official Google Nest Help Center, where you can find tips, tutorials, and other answers to frequently asked questions.

Forum Posts

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...


Room not recognized

Hi all,I have a room called bedroom which normally worked when I said, Hey Google, turn off bedroom lights. Since a while it's not working anymore and it says: Looks like this room has not been configured.The 2 lamps in the room are called color lamp...

Ronnielox by Community Member
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Locking Door with Away Routine

I've got Schlage locks integrated with Google Home and Assistant. I have set up normal routines that lock my doors (at midnight for example). However, the locks do not appear in the list of devices for the Away routine. I'd love to have presence sens...

cren90 by Community Member
  • 3 replies
  • 4 kudos

CE smart light switch

Any advice on how to set up CE smart switch with google assisstant

ellinv by Community Member
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

Goldair devices not connecting

We have purchased two Goldair fans that are advertised as Google compatible. Have connected too the Goldair App and tried many times to then set up in Google Home.The account links ok though never shows the window to share the devices. Have removed a...

BrianP by Community Member
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

How delete "ghost" scenes?

I used the Tuya app linked to the Google Home app on my phone to manage my devices. So I created some "scenes" to use with my Nest Hub. Now I have decided to use the Smart Life app instead of Tuya. Previously I removed all the scenes on Tuya, but now...

zappomax by Community Member
  • 3 replies
  • 1 kudos

C by GE Bulbs & Plugs Constantly Disconnecting

I have 10 C by GE Smart Bulbs and 2 Smart Plugs in my home and they all constantly are disconnecting and reconnecting. I have Bond Home smart fan and light and it never has this issue and works fine, even when C by GE doesn't work in the Home app, sp...

Cannot connect Nest to Google Control

  I cannot connect my Nest devices to the Google home app. All of my nest devices (thermostat, sensors, and Google nest hello (wired)) are setup properly on the app and are connected to WiFi. Nest does not come up as an option for adding to Home Cont...

Screenshot_20211105-165633.png Screenshot_20211105-170117.png
JLasher by Community Member
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

Smarty Plug Control

What is the command to set a timer for a smart plug so that it will turn off after a specific length of time? Thanks.

SEK1524 by Community Member
  • 7 replies
  • 0 kudos
to vote