Using the Nest Connection with SimpleCommands


You can use the following commands with the Nest Connection:


  1. On - Turns the desired thermostat on.
  2. Off - Turns the desired thermostat off.
  3. Set - Adjusts the current temperature set point on the desired thermostat.
  4. Temperature - Returns the current temperature on the desired thermostat.
  5. Warmer - Increases the temperature on the desired thermostat by two degrees.
  6. Cooler - Decreases the temperature on the desired thermostat by two degrees.
  7. Mode - Returns the mode (auto, heat, cool, etc.) on the desired thermostat.

Smoke/CO Alarms:

  1. Status - Returns the battery level and status (alarm running or not) of your smoke/CO alarms.


Your Nest Items are the names of your Nest thermostats and smoke alarms. If the Item name is not to your liking you change it on the Item details page in the SimpleCommands app.


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