Google Home Setup

Please follow the steps below to setup Google Home with your Appkettle correctly:

1. Connect your Appkettle to Wi-Fi & 3G/4G

1a. After connecting your Appkettle with your Wi-Fi router using the Appkettle app ‘add new device’ method, go to the Appkettle homepage (shows kettle image) and to ‘Settings’ (cog in top right corner of app home page) then ‘Devices’ and see that your device is connected to your network with the Wi-Fi symbol.

 

​If you are not connected over Wi-Fi please complete Wi-Fi Troubleshooting.

2. Download IFTTT app

2a. If you are using an apple device please go to your App Store and search for IFTTT and you will find an app with this logo (shown below). Download the app and follow the sign up instructions make sure you use the Continue with Google option and use the same Gmail account you have connected to the Google Home device to log in.(shown in the second image below)

2b. If you are using an android device please go to your Play Store and search for IFTTT and you will find an app with this logo (shown above). Download the app and follow the sign up instructions make sure you use the Continue with Google option and use the same Gmail account you have connected to the Google Home device to log in.(shown in image below)

3. Link to Google Home 

3a.Once you sign in to IFTTT using the same Google account as Google Home please make sure your google home device is set up and showing on your Google home app.

3b. Once this is all showing please follow this link and it will take you to IFTTT. (you may be asked to sign in again with google use the same step as before on 2a/b) https://ifttt.com/applets/y8HrD2n6-turn-on-appkettle-using-google-home

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