Log in to your Google Home app on your mobile device using your Google account
On the app, select the
Set up device
Have something already set up?
Use the search bar to find TELUS Home Assistant
My TELUS or Optik TV account
Go to your Optik TV and tune to
to identify your digital box name
to exit the confirmation page
Assign rooms screen
, assign the identified digital box name to a room
: Give your Optik digital box a nickname. First, navigate back to
. Under the
, select the identified digital box. Select the
Set a nickname
and provide a nickname.
: Keep it short and simple! This is how you will tell Google which digital box to command. For example, nickname one box "Living room TV" and another "Bedroom TV" and say,
"Hey Google, search for Stranger Things on Living room TV."
Linking Wi-Fi to your Google Home app
: If you already have Optik TV and have linked to TELUS Home Assistant with the Google Home app, your TELUS modem may automatically show up in the Home Screen of the app. This is because your TELUS account has already been linked to the Google Assistant app when you set up your Optik TV. To change the name of the device or reassign it to a new room, navigate back to
, click on the device and select the pencil icon.
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