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Reboot Google Home

Rebooting Google Home may fix several issues. There are two ways to reboot Google Home.

From the Google Home app

  1. Make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi as your Google Home device.
  2. Open the Google Home app .
  3. In the top right corner of the Home screen, tap Devices  to see available Google Home devices. 
  4. Scroll to find the device card for the Google Home you'd like to reboot.
  5. In the top right corner of the device card, tap the device card menu More menu iconand thenSettings.
  6. In the top right corner of the "Device settings page", tap the More button More menu iconand thenReboot.

Unplug Google Home

  1. Unplug the power cord from Google Home.
  2. Leave it unplugged for ~1 minute.
  3. Plug the power cord back in.


Note: Rebooting Google Home isn't the same as Factory Date Resetting (FDR) Google Home. Here’s more about Factory Data Resetting Google Home.

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