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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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Wiring help

Hi all. I recently bought a wired Nest Protect to replace my standard smoke alarm and need some help with the wiring. I removed my old alarm and noticed a much more complex set of wires than i had been expecting. I did some looking around and it soun...

xolinlevh by Community Member
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Nest Protect offline - doesn't rejoin SSID

HI, I have a number of Nest Protects (2nd Gen I think). They all suddenly went offline and will not rejoin the Wifi SSID even with the correct credentials. Reset the network, Lost the Hello Doorbell and all nest Aware door tags also. Cameras OK and o...

Mike_R by Community Member
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Replacement date too short

Hi,I just purchased a Nest Protect 3-pack from manufacture date was August 2019, therefore the replacement date is August 2029.This means, that I've only actually got 7 years before they will need to be replaced, and not the advertise...

MissLiz by Community Member
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Can't screw in Nest Protects into wall or ceiling

Hi,Stupid question... can someone give me some advice on how to actually screw in a Nest Protect?I can't even begin to screw them in, either into a wall, or a ceilingThe instructions say:The Nest screws are self-tapping, so there's no need to drill p...

MissLiz by Community Member
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Google Nest Wifi - AC2200 - WARRANTY REPLACEMENT

My device keeps on randomly turning off and cutting off the WiFi connection. It keeps on asking me to unplug and replug the device to work - this does work, but roughly every 1-2 weeks, it shuts off again and the WiFi device turns off. My other Nest ...

coluudpt by Community Member
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Chirping smoke alarm

Alarm started chirping, replaced batteries, cleared/reset, and a few hours later chirping started again. Any solutions?

PhilipR by Community Member
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Lost Nest Protect Mounting Plate

Hi I want to know how to get a lost mounting plate and need few additional screws, I broke it during the installation and need a replacement, please let me know where to purchase. Thank you

NVHotDog by Community Member
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Nest Protect in a garage with frequent welding?

Hello, I'm thinking about getting a nest protect for my garage. However, I frequently weld in my garage.So how sensitive will this nest protect be when I weld?Also an idea would be to get a 230V powered nest protect and wire it so that the nest turns...

Jopel by Community Member
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Nest Protect Mounting Plate

I recently had a tenant move out of one of my properties and they broke both of my mounting plates for my Nest Protect. Does anyone know where I can find replacement plates. I have searched everywhere and have come up empty. Please help.