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Reboot Google Nest or Google Home speaker or display

Rebooting your Google Nest or Google Home speaker or display may fix several issues. There are two ways to reboot your speaker or display.

From the Google Home app

  1. Make sure that your mobile device or tablet is linked to the same account as your speaker or display.
  2. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  3.  Tap and hold your device's tile.
  4. At the top right, tap Settings  and then More More and then Reboot.

Unplug Google Nest or Google Home

  1. Unplug the power cord from your speaker or display.
  2. Leave it unplugged for ~1 minute.
  3. Plug the power cable back in.


Note: Rebooting Google Home speaker or Nest display isn't the same as factory resetting Google Home speaker or Nest display. Here’s more about factory resetting your device.

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