Manage your Google Home app notifications

The Google Home app can notify you of a variety of home and device updates such as when members are added to your home, account changes, product updates, and device specific notifications. You can control whether or not to receive these notifications in the settings of the Google Home app.

Receive General notifications

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. Tap Settings and then Notifications.
  3. Select General notifications.
  4. Turn on any notifications you'd like to receive.

You can turn off notifications anytime.

Receive Email notifications

After setting up a Chromecast, speaker or display, you'll receive a welcome email that provides helpful information to get you started.

If you choose to receive emails, we'll keep you up-to-date on the latest about Chromecast, Google Nest or Google Home devices, and the Google Assistant. You'll get tips and tricks, and learn about new features, partners, offers, research surveys, and much more.

  1. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  2. At the top right, tap your account.
  3. Verify that the Google Account shown is the one linked to your speaker. To switch accounts, tap another account or Add another account.
  4. Tap Home app settings  Email notifications.
  5. Turn on any email notifications you’d like to receive.

You can opt out of email updates by turning off email notifications or clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any email you receive.

System level notifications

If we need to send you an important update regarding your device, we may send you a notification or email even if you have opted out from receiving other types of notifications from us.

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