How to Change WiFi on Google Home

You may experience Wi-Fi connection errors when booting your original Google Home speaker. Or, the smart speaker does not show as connected in the Google Home app. Both problems occur when the speaker is no longer linked to your Wi-Fi network. These situations can occur if you’ve changed your WiFi network name (SSID) or network … Continue reading How to Change WiFi on Google Home

How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home

In this post, we show how to connect Honeywell thermostat to Google Home smart speakers.  Now we have a Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat in the kitchen for a couple years now, and have enjoyed controlling it through the Google assistant with our voice.  So here’s what we had to do to set up … Continue reading How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home

How to Set Up Google Home Speaker

This post how to set up the original Google Home speaker on your home WiFi network and how to access the speaker from the Google Home app. How to Set Up Google Home Speaker: What You’ll Need First A WiFi internet Connection None of the Google Home devices that we know of has an Ethernet … Continue reading How to Set Up Google Home Speaker

How to Set Default Music Provider on Google Home

The default music service on Google Home is the provider that the Google Assistant consults first when you ask her to play a song.  To get content from the default service, you don’t have to say its name.  You can just say, “Okay Google, play Funky Town.”  But if you want to play this from … Continue reading How to Set Default Music Provider on Google Home

How to Reboot Google Home

You may wish to reboot your Google Home speaker if it begins behaving erratically, becomes non responsive to questions and commands, emits strange noises and so on.  Always try a speaker reboot first, as this often clears up many problems, and avoids the unnecessary action of hard resetting your speaker. How to Reboot Google Home … Continue reading How to Reboot Google Home

How to Change Google Home WiFi

You may get WiFi connection errors when booting your Google Home speaker. Or, you may notice that your speaker device does not show as connected in the Google Home app.  Both problems occur when the speaker is no longer linked to your WiFi network, unless it is online (i.e. connected successfully to your  network with … Continue reading How to Change Google Home WiFi

How to Add Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home

In this post, we show how to add a Honeywell thermostat to Google Home smart speakers.  Now we have a Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat in the kitchen for several years now, and have enjoyed controlling it through the Google assistant with our voice.  So here’s what we had to do to set up … Continue reading How to Add Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home

How to Delete Google Home Recordings

This post details how to delete Google Home recordings to protect against possible privacy breaches.  Each time you speak a request or command to your Google Home speaker, the system records your voice and sends that up to the Google Assistant service in the cloud. These recordings help the assistant “learn” your ways of talking … Continue reading How to Delete Google Home Recordings

Sync Bluetooth Speaker with Google Home

You can now sync Bluetooth source devices (phones and tablets) to the Google Home speakers, and then play audio from those devices through the Google Home.  You can also do it the other way, and sync a Bluetooth speaker to Google Home, to hear Google Home audio play on that BT speaker. That is, Google … Continue reading Sync Bluetooth Speaker with Google Home

How to Link Bluetooth Speaker to Google Home

You can now link Bluetooth source devices (phones and tablets) to the Google Home speakers, and then play audio from those devices through the Google Home.  You can also do it the other way, and link a Bluetooth speaker to Google Home, to hear Google Home audio play on that BT speaker. That is, Google … Continue reading How to Link Bluetooth Speaker to Google Home