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How to Add a C by GE Switch to Google Home

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Introduction

C by GE Logo.

1 Link C by GE Switch

  1. Launch the Google Home app.
    Google Home.
  2. Tap Add on the main screen.
    Add option highlighted in Google Home app.
  3. On the Add and manage screen, tap Set up device.
    Set up device option highlighted in Google Home app.
  4. Under the 'Works with Google' header, tap Have something already set up?
    Have something already set up option highlighted in Google Home app.
  5. Tap the Search icon, then type in C by GE.
    Search option highlighted when adding device in Google Home app.
  6. Select C by GE from the search results.
    C by GE highlighted in list of devices that work with Google Assistant.
  7. You will be prompted to sign into your C by GE account. Upon doing so, Google Assistant will ask to be allowed to control your C by GE devices with your voice. Obviously, we want to allow this.
    C by GE login prompt in Google Home app.
  8. A list of the C by GE devices that are tied to your account will be displayed. Tap your C by GE switch in the list of available devices.
    List of available devices.
  9. You will be prompted to associate a room with your switch. This is used to both differentiate and group devices together when issuing voice commands - for example, voice commands such as "Turn off the bedroom lights" or "Turn off the kitchen lights."
    Assigning a device to a room.
  10. Once your switch has been assigned to a room, tap DONE.
    Device assignment complete, highlighting the done button.
  11. Your switch has been successfully added to Google Home. You can now freely issue voice commands to it via the Google Assistant. Tap GOT IT to complete the process.
    Add device to Google Home complete.

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C by GE Logo.
  1. Launch the Google Home app.
    Google Home.
  2. Tap Add on the main screen.
    Add option highlighted in Google Home app.
  3. On the Add and manage screen, tap Set up device.
    Set up device option highlighted in Google Home app.
  4. Under the 'Works with Google' header, tap Have something already set up?
    Have something already set up option highlighted in Google Home app.
  5. Tap the Search icon, then type in C by GE.
    Search option highlighted when adding device in Google Home app.
  6. Select C by GE from the search results.
    C by GE highlighted in list of devices that work with Google Assistant.
  7. You will be prompted to sign into your C by GE account. Upon doing so, Google Assistant will ask to be allowed to control your C by GE devices with your voice. Obviously, we want to allow this.
    C by GE login prompt in Google Home app.
  8. A list of the C by GE devices that are tied to your account will be displayed. Tap your C by GE switch in the list of available devices.
    List of available devices.
  9. You will be prompted to associate a room with your switch. This is used to both differentiate and group devices together when issuing voice commands - for example, voice commands such as "Turn off the bedroom lights" or "Turn off the kitchen lights."
    Assigning a device to a room.
  10. Once your switch has been assigned to a room, tap DONE.
    Device assignment complete, highlighting the done button.
  11. Your switch has been successfully added to Google Home. You can now freely issue voice commands to it via the Google Assistant. Tap GOT IT to complete the process.
    Add device to Google Home complete.