If you’ve misplaced a Nest Tag, you can temporarily disable it with the Nest app. A disabled Nest Tag can be easily re-enabled or given to someone else when you’re ready to use it again. If a Tag is lost, you can remove it from your account if you want to be sure no one else can re-enable it.
Differences between disabling and removing Tag
Disabling a Tag is best used as a temporary measure. So you should disable a Tag if you want to use it again soon. Anyone who has shared access to a Nest home can disable Tags so they can’t be used.
Removing a Tag should be done if you want to be sure that no one else can use it to disarm your home’s Nest Secure. This is a good solution if you’ve lost a Tag. The Tag’s owner is the only person who can remove it. If you remove a Tag, you’ll need to go through setup again if you want to use it in the future.
How to disable or remove Nest Tag
If you’re sure you won’t get your Nest Tag back, you should
After the Nest Tag is removed, it can only be reactivated by