Set & manage timers
Set and manage timers
|To do this:||Say "Ok Google" or “Hey Google”, then...||What Google Home will say or do:|
|Set a timer,
Set a timer with name
|“Set a timer for 1 minute”
“Set a 10 minute timer for pizza”
|Set timer for 1 minute
Set timer with specified name
|Find out time remaining on timer,
Find out time remaining on timer with a name
"How much time is left?"
"How much time is left on my pizza?"
|Say time remaining on timer with specified name|
|Cancel a timer,
Cancel a timer with name
“Cancel pizza timer”
Cancel timer with specified name
|Stop a ringing timer||“Stop”
Note: You can also tap the top of Google Home to stop a timer
|Pause timer||“Pause timer”||Pause timer|
|Resume timer||“Resume timer"
|Resume timer from the time it was paused|
Control volume of timer by voice
|To do this:||Say “Hey Google”, then:||What Google Home says or does:|
|Increase volume||"Turn it up", "Louder"||Increases volume by a 10% increment|
|Decrease volume||"Turn it down", "Softer"||Decreases volume by a 10% decrement|
|Set specific volume level||"Volume level five / Volume to 65%"||Sets volume at a specific level. Scale is 1-10 or 1-100%.|
|Maximize volume||"Max volume"||Sets volume at level 10|
|Minimum volume||"Minimum volume"||Sets volume at level 1|
|Change volume by X amount||"Increase volume by 10%", "Decrease volume by 10%"||Changes volume by amount specified|
|Hear current volume level||"What’s the volume?"||Says the current volume level|
Control volume of timer by touch
|To do this:||Touch the device like this:||Image|
|Turn up the volume||Swipe clockwise on the top of the device.|
|Turn down the volume||Swipe counterclockwise on the top of the device.|
Note: Timer alert sounds will only be played from the internal Google Home speaker and not other Cast devices (ex. TVs, other speakers) that are associated with the Google Home device.
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