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Updates on Nest Protect and pending Scottish legislation changes

Hey everyone, I appreciate everyone’s patience as they’ve shared their feedback and questions regarding the pending Scottish legislation changes. We’re aware of the proposed legislation changes to the fire and smoke alarm standard in Scotland requiri...

RachelC by Googler
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Adding Nest Protect Smoke Detector to Google Home app

July 2023 - I just purchased and installed 2 google nest protect smoke alarms.Can I get a straight answer - can they be seen and controlled in the Google Home app? If not, why not?

sboyd by Community Member
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Need Replacement Connector for Nest Protect

We recently moved and left the connector behind. I cannot find it commercially and when I contacted support they would not help because its out of warranty even though it is only 2-3 years old. Where can I get a replacement?

Google Nest Protect low battery issue

I've had Nest protect for a while now, so when the batteries died, I replaced them. I got another warning within the month to replace again. I then saw that they needed the Energizer Ultimate Lithium batteries. I bought some and put in the new ones.....

Trishb by Community Member
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Placement of Nest and CO detection

Where should I place the Nest Protect for a utility room with a gas water heater and gas furnace? This room is usually closed off by a door and has two tiny non-functioning windows. Knowing that CO is heavier than air, my concern is if I place it in ...

Resolved! Nest Protect on Google Home

Just set up 3 brand new Nest Protect Gen 2 devices (wired). It was super simple; took maybe 45 minutes start to finish for all 3 including moving my ladder around.Everything also set up perfectly in the Nest app. Nice interface, easy to customize, ve...

ARIinATL by Community Member
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Google home mini connection issue

My Google Mini Speaker says "Connected" I do some setup steps on my phone, and I get to the setting up screen, where it says, "There was a problem setting up your Google Mini." I have tried resetting the device multiple times, along with setting it u...

Nidhimish by Community Member
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alarm won’t stop randomly triggering

This is a follow up to"I had it removed form my protect network, and now trying to setup it again, I put the batteries on, hold the button and it tells me it will start factory reset in 5, counts to 3 and the alarm fire off and cancels the reset, aga...

sdavtaker by Community Member
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Ceiling mount for 2nd gen nest protect

Hi,Does anyone know where I can get a ceiling mount for a 2nd Gen. Nest protect? I contacted Google directly and was told they can’t sell me one since it’s out of warranty - makes no sense, but it’s Google. Thanks

Steve19 by Community Member
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Can't add a new (but old!!) Nest Protect

Hi there,I just picked up an "old" Nest Protect (date 2015), but new in blister pack. Wanting to add protection in a bedroom this one would have done the trick for the 2 years it has left.Unfortunately I can't add it to my account.I already have a Ne...

Kreg0 by Community Member
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