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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...


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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Google home assistant with Apple Music Spain

When the Apple music will be available to be selected under Merdia sources form the Google assistant for the Google/nest home speakers in Spain like can be done with Spotify or youtube music? I know in other european countries is available since star...

sergish by Community Member
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Brand new Nest E will not turn on. Seems faulty, but not sure.

Hi,Some weeks ago I bought this Nest bundle comprising of Nest E thermostat w/ Heat Link coupled with Google Home Hub.I got it "second hand" as an unwanted gift, but although second hand, they were brand-new, still with the plastic wrapping on the bo...

Lauro by Community Member
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Google Home routines for Motion and Contact sensors

Google is doing well with general voice commands however with regard to home automation I'd like to know where the controls are to enable routines for Motion and Contact.I've found it very limiting using Google for my home automation add I'm unable m...

mc by Community Member
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Where Do Routines run OR what routines run on a Mini?

So as I continue to explore the GHA eco-systems I still don't understand where the automation Routines run i.e. in the Clould (requiring an Internet connection), on my Android device (requiring an Internet connect if I'm not home), or can they run on...

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