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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...

Can't connect Geeni

Last night, I encountered my all-too-common "cannot reach Geeni" message from my Assistant. I ended up unlinking Geeni from my Google Home before trying to relink it. That's when I kept getting "Could not reach Geeni. Please try again" message in my ...


Video History

30-day video history. I need day 31 for a property loss claim. I went to access the video and realized I hit the 30-day mark. any way to get it?

PSnyder by Community Member
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Nest doorbell alerts

Hi all,I am trying to get my doorbell to display on my nest hub when the button is pressed. I have followed all instructions:*Both the doorbell camera and hub display show in the Google home app*I have enabled visitor announcements in the nest app*I ...

daivea by Community Member
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Google nest cam

How can I get a notification if someone in my family has turned off the camera then turned back on?

Check device current state

Hi,Is there a way I can check the current state of a device?The issue I have is I'm trying to create an automation that turns my light on 30min before sunset but only if my TV is switched on. It only works if I remove the condition so must be some is...

Chime for Doorbell Camera Motion

I just started playing with the Google Home Automation Script. I was trying to setup my doorbell so that when it detects motion, it will play a sound, preferably a chim on my Google Home devices. I've tried both types, assistant.command.OkGoogle and ...

twodaend by Community Member
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Automations and analysis

Here's an interesting concept I am wanting to look into, wanted to see if anyone else has done this or already done it. Basically, I am wondering if I can use events, familiar faces in automations.Were I can either change an automation per person. An...

steve81uk by Community Member
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Nest Guard Offline After Signing up for ADT Offer

Hi – not certain if anyone else has encountered this. We finally decided to try the ADT offer to replace Nest Guard and within 2 days of receiving our ADT system, our Nest Guard system stopped working and won't come online. The problem? We have 3 Nes...

allicamp by Community Member
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Nest Mini gen 2, two of them

 Hi, i have this Nest Minis that give me a hard time, i would appreciate some help, After I finally connected them to my new Router (wi-fi 6 with wpa3 from Orange, similar to the old one), they went offline, I used to join them together as a pair for...

cipdude by Community Member
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