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“Ok Google, turn camera on”

The development team of Chk-In Cam is pleased to provide you with Google Home Support so that you may control your Chk-In Cam with simple voice commands.

Simply say "Ok Google, turn on my camera," and it will be activated and ready to go in a matter of seconds.

Follow the instructions to begin the pairing process.

  1. Make sure your Chk-In Cam camera and Google Home are up and running.
  1. To pair Chk-In Cam with Google Assistant

There are two ways to find Chk-In Cam action:

1. Launch Google Home app on your mobile phone or table and then Navigate to Home ->  More setting -> Services and search for Chk-In Cam .

2. Just say to Google Assistant “Ok Google, talk to check in cam” -> open Google Home app and navigate to Discover tab

Click on the "LINK ACCOUNT" button and sign in using your Chk-In Cam account

By default, the name of your camera is “My Cam”.  If you have changed the default name, then you must use the Personalized name.  To change the default camera name,

1. Log in to chkincam.com using your account. Follow "Settings->General" and look at Device title.
or

2. Launch the Chk-In Cam application, open the general settings and look at the "Camera Title" field.


You're now ready to control your Chk-In Cam devices with your voice via Google Assistant. Try saying,
"Ok Google, ask check in cam to turn on the yourCameraName".

As a rule, always say the following invocation followed by the command, for example,

Ok Google, ask check in cam to  Turn On yourCameraName.”
Where 
bold is the action, and italic is the command.
NoteTo simplify the usage, unless you specifically include yourCameraName in the command, all new commands will be directed to the last camera the commands was directed to.

If you wish to command/control a different camera, just include the name of the camera in your command.  For example,
 Ok Google, ask check in cam to Turn On yourCameraName .”

Available list of Chk-In Cam commands:

FAQ

  • How can I change the name of my camera?

        You can do this in two ways:

1. Log in to chkincam.com using your account. Follow "Settings->General" and change Device name.

2. Launch the Chk-In Cam application, open the general settings and change the "Camera Title" field.

Chk-In Cam skills features

Examples

Synonyms of the commands

Notes

Invocation phrase

Ok Google, ask check in cam to …

Ok Google, talk to check in cam.

ask
talk to

Activation Commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to turn on youCameraName

turn on cameraName

start cameraName

launch cameraName

Deactivation commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to turn off youCameraName

turn off

shutdown

close app

close check in cam

quit

Reboot commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to reboot youCameraName

reboot

restart

Enable monitoring commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to turn on monitoring

set monitoring on

enable monitoring

turn on monitoring

start monitoring

Disable monitoring commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to disable monitoring

set monitoring off

disable monitoring

turn off monitoring

stop monitoring

Status of your camera

Ok Google, ask check in cam to what is my camera status

status

List of your cameras

Ok Google, ask check in cam to get the list of my cameras

If your camera is running and you are on the main screen of the Chk-In Cam application

Open settings page commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to open general settings page

open

go to

launch

Available screens for opening:

  • general settings
  • camera settings
  • timer settings
  • network settings
  • alert settings

Snapshot commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to create snapshot

create

make

Available key phrase:

  • snapshot
  • screenshot

Show list of video commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to open video list

open

go to

launch

Available key phrase:

  • video list
  • video page

Open video commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to play video

If your camera is running and you are on the Playback screen of the Chk-In Cam application

Select video commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to select next video

select next video

select previous video

Open video commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to play this video

play this video

play video

If your camera is running and you are on the VideoPlayer screen of the Chk-In Cam application

Control media buttons commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to play next video

next video

previous video

stop video

play video

closing commands for any opened page in the Chk-In Cam app

Close commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to close

go back

return

close

exit

All these commands will return you to main screen of Chk-In Cam app

If the Chk-In Cam application is not running and you are on the launcher screen

Open main page commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to open favorite page

open

go to

launch

Available pages for opening:

  • favorites
  • settings
  • applications
  • audio
  • video
  • news

Close page commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to close

go back

close

exit

Launch apps commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to open browser

open

You can launch any apps that you have in your camera

Close apps commands

Ok Google, ask check in cam to close browser

close

shutdown

Use the name of application when you want to close it