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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...

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Devices show offline in Google Home but work in their own app

Everything was working. I have added a WiFi extender but nothing is connecting to that. I have an Ecobee thermostat that was connected, 4 Gosund smart outlets, and a garage door opener. I can't control anything now through my Nest mini. I have reset ...

Buck by Community Member
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Google Nest Mini (2nd Generation) does not detect my devices.

I have installed a Lifesmart Station with 4 sensors. It just detect one of them (clima), but it does not show information about temperature or humidity. When I ask, it tolds me the temperature. Not the humidity. LifeSmart devices are listed as compat...

Fabdom by Community Member
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Google Nest Mini not connecting to any smart devices

There are multiple people, myself included that aren't able to interact with our smart devices via the Google Home app nor via voice commands. Everyone that submitted a report here is also having this issue. https://downdetector.com/status/google-hom...

coburm by Community Member
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Scheduled Routines Not Starting

For as long as I have had my Google Nest, my routine don't activate at the schedules time. The only exception for this is the 'Workday' routine, which works perfectly without fail. But when I try and create another routine, they only start with the v...

Burgem200 by Community Member
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Delete a device from Home in Google Home

I cannot determine how to delete a device from my “Garfield “ home. Under “in your home” it shows “1 device not in rooms”. If I select it it says “Disconnected device “. Any help would be much appreciated.

Pops by Community Member
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Home & away routines missing

I have been unable to locate the "Home & Away routines" settings in my Google Home App. My Home App front pages top part just shows the options to add a new member, open settings, media or to call home. I'm running Android 11 on a OnePlus Nord, locat...

Cync light not responding to commands

I have a Cync light that I installed through the google home app. It had been working fine up until a couple weeks ago. The light is still recognized in the app, but it does not respond to commands. If I reboot my google home, it will work, but then ...

asap1082 by Community Member
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C by GE Nest Hub - Something went wrong

I’m frustrated, really frustrated. Every single morning when I try to turn on my C by GE lights with my Nest Hub or the Google Home App, I get “something went wrong” and none of the lights respond. It used to be intermittent, now it’s daily. The ligh...

kmm116 by Community Member
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