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  1. guy.incogneto

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    Works on my home minis and home hub

    Home app
    Account button
    Settings
    Assistant tab
    Contunued conversation

    This should enable it for every home device. It shows you which ones it works for.
     

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  2. MR CHILLED

    MR CHILLED D'oh!

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    Good tip, certainly helps not having to say "ok google" for every single question. Will enable that tonight.
     
  3. PsychoSmiley

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    Anybody every encountered the Home shitting itself and not being able to recognize your voice?

    I can dump the home and re-add and then join. Everything is good until my wife joins. It will recognize her but wont be able to verify my voice. If we do it in the other order my wife ends up in the same situation. Voice assistant works fine on phone and I can't seem to find this mythical verify voice match settings in the home app.
     
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    EvilGenius

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    Home - Circle person silhouette icon bottom right - settings - assistant - voice match - invite others who use your devices - *choose comms type. It'll send them a link to g.co/voicematch. They follow the bouncing ball, and things should just work™.
     
  5. PsychoSmiley

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    Under Assistant, all I have is Languages, Continued Conversation, Home Control, My Day and Email updates. Nothing about voice match.
     
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    Voice match settings aren't available and I can't link to the Home... it just doesn't link; try to link and then nothing. I'm just going to factory reset it and wipe my Home app settings and start from scratch.
     
  8. archie

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    anyone else's google home been funny last few days?
    sometimes does nothing for the simplest of requests.
    sometimes takes 5 attempts to tell me the weather
     
  9. MR CHILLED

    MR CHILLED D'oh!

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    Seems all ok here.
     
  10. guy.incogneto

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    Try retraining your voice
     
  11. archie

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    hmm. will give it a go.
    but I have guest mode on so the grandparents can youtube etc for our son so not sure if voice is an issue.

    perhaps its my pi-hole but thats been working since Xmas without issues with google home alongside..
     
  12. scottath

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    The last week mines not been as great either archie, running a Meraki MX blocking things here...
    Our internet also sucks incredibly - slightest hint of rain and my loss rate is huge, and i get ping times that make satellite look good...so that could also be a contributing factor.
    NBN will be here soon hopefully.
     

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