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Heads up: Philips Hue Change Impacting Scripted Automations!

Hey everyone,We wanted to keep you in the loop about some recent changes related to Philips Hue sensors that might impact your scripted automations. Philips Hue has updated their sensor device configuration to use the TemperatureSetting trait (previo...

Nest hub YouTube, YouTube music, screencast not working

My nest hub is not working properly, when I ask it to play something on YouTube or YouTube music it plays for 20-30seconds and stops later on. And same goes with screen cast, it automatically stops casting screen of my phone within 3-4 minutes. I reb...

rahulsoma by Community Member
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Resolved! iPhone Google Home app version 3.10.103 missing functionality

Since the update to version 3.10.103 a week ago, the iPhone Google Home app can no longer simultaneously set the color of a room full of smart bulbs. How do I either roll back to the previous version with that capability or where is the function scre...

F-R-E-D by Community Member
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One routine command that with different outcomes

I'm trying to create a routine "Play the radio" that will play my/our favorite station on a certain speaker or set of speakers based on the device that heard the request. Is there a trigger that makes this possible? I fully understand that the easies...

Switch612 by Community Member
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No devices found for structures using SDM

When following the steps here am able to get through all aspects and correctly setup OAuth with the Device Access Console and my Cloud Project. However, when running a GET request on the d...

bentank by Community Member
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3-speed fancoil unit + underfloor heating

Hi!Please advice if its possible to control 3-speed fan-coil unit working only for cooling + heating with 1 stage? (cooling source is heat pump with hydronic distribution to fancoil units in each room). I know there is 3-speed fan option, but can it ...

Anton5 by Community Member
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Nest Auromations

I’m trying to turn off two time-oriented Automations that happen every day, but aren’t listed under “Automations”. Neither in the app nor on my desktop nor on the Nest Pro Display does it show them in the list of Automations.

Globe Plugs wont go on line.

Hi,My Globe plugs will not work with home app. Work fine on globe app. I've linked accounts and they show up on the Home App but always off line? One or 2 worked intermittently in the past and showed up online briefly when unplugged and replaced but ...

Cliffd by Community Member
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