Link a G Suite Account to the Google Home app

Note: Some Google Home app features are not available for G Suite accounts. To access all Google Home app features available in your country, link a personal Gmail account instead.

Here's how to link a G Suite Account to the Google Home app:

Instructions for G Suite Super Administrators

If you are the G Suite Super Administrator, follow these steps:

  1. To turn on or off the service for select groups of users, first put their accounts in an organizational unit.
  2. Log into your administrator account. This will open the Google Admin console.
  3. From the Admin console dashboard, go to Apps > Additional Google services.
  4. Click Web & app activity to open its settings page.
  5. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service "".

  6. To turn on or off a service only for users in an organizational unit:

    1. At the left, select the organizational unit.
    2. Select On or Off.
    3. To keep the service turned on or off even when the service is turned on or off for the parent organizational unit, click Override.
    4. If the organization's status is already Overridden, choose an option:
      • Inherit—Reverts to the same setting as its parent.
      • Save—Saves your new setting (even if the parent setting changes).

    Learn more about organizational structure.

  7. Click Apply.

Instructions for G Suite users 

Once the G Suite Super Administrator has turned on Web & App Activity using the steps above, G Suite users can follow these steps to add an account:

  1. Visit the Activity controls page. You may be asked to sign in to your Google Account.
  2. Tap the switch on or off.
  3. If you turn the switch on, you can check the box next to "Include Chrome history and activity from sites, apps, and devices that use Google services"
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