Google Home tricks and little-known features (2019 edition)

by birtanpublished on August 17, 2020

Today we're going to be looking at a handful of really useful and interesting tips and tricks for your Google home whether you have a Google home hub or home max you'll be able to use most if not all of these tricks yourself first up is night mode if you'd like to have

Your home automatically dim the LED brightness and lower its maximum volume at night it's simple to setup open the home app on your phone and select a device you'd like to set up in night mode for tap settings and then scroll

Down to night mode here you can adjust the schedule and other preferences for a night mode as you're winding down for bed you probably want to set an alarm for the morning with the Google home you can have it wake you up

To music simply say set song X for 6:00 a.m. tomorrow or something along those lines additionally you can fall asleep to music if that's your style simply tell your home to play your favorite music artists playlist etc for a certain

Amount of time or until a specific time after you've turned on night mode and headed to bed and if listening to music as you fall asleep isn't your thing you can have the home play white noise to help you fall asleep simply say play

White noise continued conversation is a really awesome feature of the home that allows you to keep talking to it in a conversational manner here's how you can enable it in the home app tap on account settings assistant continued

Conversation and toggle it on now you'll be able to ask follow-up questions to your home without having to repeat the trigger phrase over and over if you've got multiple home speakers around the house you can actually broadcast a

Message to do this simply tell one hub to broadcast I'm going to the store and that message will be repeated across all your home speakers if you've got multiple people who want to use your Google home Google Suggest you set up

Multiple users to do this open the home app and go into account settings voice match and fight others to use your devices you'll be able to share a link with other family members so that they can set up their profiles for your smart

Speakers it's easy to forget where you've placed your phone luckily you can use the Google home to find your phone just tell your home to ring my phone and it will find it even if it's set to do not disturb if you have a chromecast

That's hooked up to an hdmi cec device you can actually turn on the TV using your home just tell it to turn on the chromecast or whatever you've named the chromecast inside of settings routines are a really

Great way to have a bunch of actions fired off with a single command the good morning routine is bundled by default and it takes your phone off of silent suggests your smart devices if you have any tells you about the weather commute

Calendar and reminders and then follows it up with the news to create your own custom routines simply go into account settings assistant routines and tap the plus button sometimes the home just isn't cutting it with regards to the

Bass or treble you can adjust this by tapping on the home device you'd like to adjust tap on the Settings gear icon then open the equalizer one little-known use for the home is as a Bluetooth speaker here's how to send audio from

Any device to the home first open the home app and open the settings for the specific home speaker you'd like to use as a Bluetooth speaker have unpaired Bluetooth devices and enable pairing mode then on the device you'd like to

Send audio from turn on Bluetooth and select the now enabled home speaker well that's it for this video if you enjoy this video definitely give it a thumbs up as that helps a lot you'd like to see more videos like this feel free to

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