When you open theapp, tap Routines to set it up. If you tap on any of the individual routines ( Bedtime, Good morning, I'm home or Leaving the house ), Google Assistant will open on your phone and show you some things which you can adjust on every routine. For example, the assistant can set your alarm, tell you what's on your calendar tomorrow, and play some .
Using a Google routine can save you time. A sentence activates your routine and all its associated tasks, so you do not have to do six things when you wake up, go to bed, leave the house, or come home.
Setting a Routine
Routines > Managing Routines > Select the routine that you want to customize.
- Select a command to trigger your routine. You can also set a custom routine command)
- Select the order in which your wizard should perform tasks.
- If you tap the gear icon next to most of these options, you can customize additional actions.
- Tap to add actions With you can add additional tasks.
- Tap the check mark to save your settings.
Good morning routine
Routines > Manage routines > Good morning
The sentences that you can say to begin your morning routine are "Good Morning". "Tell me about my day" or "I'm on," but you must preface "OK, Google."
Your assistant greets you and starts your routine in the order in which you have customized it, such as: Turn on the lights (make sure your light switch is on), then tell you what time it is and more. Google can also tell you the weather forecast of the day, the look of your work donor, and the calendar.
When you set this up, Google launches a music playlist, the news, the radio, a podcast, and more. You can only select one to avoid messing up Metallica and NPR at the same time.
Routines > Manage Routines > Bedtime  The terms that you can say to begin your bedtime routine include "bedtime," "good night "or" time to hit the hay, "but you must preface it with" OK, Google. "
As with your Good morning routine, your assistant greets you and starts your routine in the order in which you adjusted it. Turn off the lights (make sure your light switch is on) and set an alarm for tomorrow and more. Google can also tell you about tomorrow's weather forecast and what's on your calendar.
Why not end the day with a music playlist or sleeping sounds (eg, rain, sea, thunderstorms, crackling fire, white noise, etc.) and set them to a timer so they do not play all night.  I am at home
Routines > Routines manage > I am at home
Say "I am home" or "I am back" and google can start the I & # 39; m home routine you have set up. The more Google gadgets you have, the more things you can do with it. Your routine can set the lights and the thermostat, remind you what to do at home (wash dishes, walk the dog, etc.) and then play your music or the news during your morning routine.
Google You can also "send" that you are at home (or any message you want), just tap on Broadcast I'm Home. When I tested this feature, a fanfare song was played in my house, and Google announced that I was home. Then my husband had the opportunity to answer with a message. Depending on how many people are in your house and where the devices are located, you can have fun (or be very annoying!).
Routines > Manage Routines > Leave the House
The idioms that you can say to begin your bedtime are "I'm going" or "I'm going out ", but remember to start with" OK, Google ". Most of the time, you need more gadgets for it to be useful, unless you just want to hear from Google that you want to have a nice day.
Use the Leaving Home routine to turn off the lights, set the Nest Thermostat, lock the doors, and activate the security system.
Commuting to Work Routine
Routines > Managing Routines > Commuting to Work
Commuting to work routine is similar to routine for leaving home, but more specifically. If you tap the gear icon you can enter your work address in Google. Say "Let's go to work" and the assistant will also inform you about the weather, the trip data and your calendar. Before you set off, you can set the thermostat, turn off the lights, and play music, a podcast, or the messages for your drive. It plays on your phone, but if you have Bluetooth enabled, it plays in your car.
Routines > Manage Routines > Drive Home
The home-commute routine is similar to the commute-to-work routine, but offers a few more options. If you've added your work address to Commuting to Work, it's part of your commute home routine so you know home traffic.
Say "Let's go home," and the assistant can help you read and send texts (of course hands-free), set your light and thermostat at home, and tell your family that you're on your way home. And of course, what is a way home without music, news or podcast? Google can do that too.
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