How to Use Google Home to Control Your Home Theater System with Google HomeNavigation Using Google Home navigation, you can set your devices’ capabilities, such as playing music, making calls, and making a call or sending a text message.
It also lets you control your media playback, including video, photos, and more.
The Google Home will connect to your home network and connect to the Chromecast or Amazon Fire TV using Wi-Fi Direct.
You can also control media playback using the Google Cast app on Android or Apple TV.
To control your home entertainment, the Google Chromecast app on iOS, Windows, or OS X lets you connect your Chromecast to your TV via Wi-FI or Bluetooth.
For the first time, Google is enabling third-party applications to make use of Google Home.
For example, you’ll be able to use a third-parties app to control your car stereo, turn-by-turn navigation, and other connected devices.
When you set up your Google Home with an app, the Home app will show up in your Home app drawer, letting you see all your devices connected to the network and what’s playing on them.
You’ll be asked to authorize the app to use Google Home’s capabilities.
When an app uses Google Home, it will display the icon in the top right corner of your Home screen, which will tell you how to start the app.
When the app starts, it shows a menu of options that lets you choose between the home screen, the app, or the Google Assistant.
You also have the option to set a notification to start a specific action or notify your Google account if the Home is already running.
For instance, if you have the Google Voice service enabled, you could start a text messaging conversation with your Google Assistant using Google Home and then use the Voice app to turn the Google Play music service on and off.
For more information about using Google Voice with your Chromecast or other devices, see How to Set Up a Chromecast for Google Voice and Voice-to-Home Apps.
You have two ways to use your Google Chromecasts.
The first is to connect it to a Wi-fi network and make sure it’s connected to a wired Ethernet cable, a router, or other wireless device that’s connected via Wi.
Then, you use your voice to request a signal or tell the device to use Wi-Fiet for that purpose.
You might also need to install a second Google Home app.
To install a third app, first connect the Chromecaster to your Wi-fiet or wired Ethernet port.
Then select the “Google Home” app from the Home screen and follow the prompts to install the third app.
You don’t have to install anything in order to use third-tier apps, but it may take some time to install them.
Google also supports the Google Alexa voice service on Chromecasters and other devices that are Bluetooth-enabled.
To learn more about Alexa, see Alexa on Google Home Devices.