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How to Add Vivitar Lights to Google Home

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Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Link your Vivitar lights to your Google Home Assistant.
Before We Begin:
  • You will need your Vivitar account credentials.
  • Your Vivitar lights should already be installed and functioning properly.
  • Your mobile device should have the Google Home app installed.
Vivitar

1 Verify Google Home is Installed

The Google Home app is used for setup and configuration of your Google Home capable devices. Please verify you have installed the Google Home app on your mobile device.

Google Home

? Is the Google Home app already installed on your mobile device?

  1. The Google Home app is already installed on my device
  2. How do I install the Google Home app

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In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Link your Vivitar lights to your Google Home Assistant.
Before We Begin:
  • You will need your Vivitar account credentials.
  • Your Vivitar lights should already be installed and functioning properly.
  • Your mobile device should have the Google Home app installed.
Vivitar

The Google Home app is used for setup and configuration of your Google Home capable devices. Please verify you have installed the Google Home app on your mobile device.

Google Home

  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 Works with Google, tap Have something already set up?.
    Have something already set up option highlighted in Google Home app.
  5. Scroll through the list of smart home device providers and look for Vivitar. Since the list is rather long you can also tap Search and enter the name to locate it quicker.
    Search option highlighted when adding device in Google Home app.
  6. Select Vivitar Smart Home Plus.
    Vivitar Smart Home Plus highlighted in list of devices that work with Google Assistant.
  7. Sign in with your Vivitar account and allow Google Assistant to control your Vivitar devices using your voice.
    Vivitar login prompt in Google Home app.
  8. You can now give voice commands to Google Assistant to control your linked device.
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