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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...


Gentle Wake Up

I just bought Sylvania Smart+ WiFi lightbulbs. I got them linked to the Google Home app fine. The purpose I bought them for is to use the Gentle Wake feature. Unfortunately when I tell Google Assistant, "Turn on Gentle Wake Up in Master Bedroom," the...

ecloughly by Community Member
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Smart plugs

Hopefully I'm posting in the right spot. I have 4 Innr smart plugs. All of them were bought at the same time. When I bought them a little over 6 months ago, I connected 3 of them to Google home. They were all recognized and currently work with Home a...

Jps2 by Community Member
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PowerView Hunter Douglas

The google Home/assistant to run the automation is not working b/c it says it is not connected.impossible b/c I just set it up and linked it. Why does google Home/assistant not recognize PowerView?yes I see the scenes and have created routines to run...

Moxie by Community Member
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Nest App Presence Sensing Error

Presence sensing in my Nest app seems to be erroneously thinking I’m away when I’m home. The inverse occurs as well thinking I’m home when I’m away. It’s even switching to away overnight while I’m sleeping…at home. The presence sensing in the Google ...

btrout11 by Community Member
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How do i cancel a routine midway using it

i have a nap automation that lasts for 15 minutes since i put in a delay on it but what if i want to cancel the routine what do i say or do in the app tat allows me to do that or does running another routine overlap it?

Rea by Community Member
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Assistant won't shuffle Spotify playlists

Hi, If i want to shuffle a Spotify playlist directly in google assistant, it plays in order... I have to activate shuffle manually. That is uncomfy. Please fix this Bug... Thank you in advance!

Home and away routine

Hello,recently my home and away routine has been malfunctioning. Periodically my phone and/or my iPad Pro will switch to away mode which shuts down everything i. e. Lights, AC, etc. I have to manually change iPhone, iPad Pro back to Home mode to turn...

Deleting old linked accounts

I have smart plug from a company that use to go by the name DF SmartPlus and they changed the company name to DGM Smart. So I had to reset up the link between the DGM Smart app and Google home and now when I say "ok Google turn off double lamp" she r...

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