Hey! Congratulations on your new Amazon Echo device. Alexa can do plenty of things. All you need to do is just ask a question and you are an answer away from Alexa. Your Amazon The echo device can play music, read your books, report weather conditions, give you the latest news and so much more when your device has been set up with Alexa. Echo can hear your voice from any corner of your room as there are up to seven microphones that are built-in.
Lets get started with Amazon Alexa set up and how to connect Alexa to Wi-Fi.
Amazon Echo Dot Setup
First, plug in your echo device to a power outlet so that there is enough battery to keep it running through the setup process. If the light ring shines blue, it indicates that power has been connected. If the light ring turns orange, it means that Alexa is ready to greet you. Alexa will tell you that your device is ready for set up. Once the device begins to charge, install the Amazon Alexa app on your Smartphone.
Amazon Alexa App Download and installation you can download the Amazon Alexa app from alexa.amazon.com or you can
visit the play store/app store depending on whether you are an android or iOS user. If you want to use it through your internet browser, there are also browser versions of the Amazon Alexa app for Chrome, Safari, and Firefox.
Connect Alexa to WiFi via the Alexa app it’s time to connect your Echo device to a home Wi-Fi network. Any latest version of the Echo will guide you through the process. But if you do get stuck along the way, it is best to open your Alexa app and look through the list of available networks to find yours.
If you are using multiple Echo devices then you need to go
to the section in the menu that says ‘Alexa Devices.’ Make sure you select the right device that you’re working with. To check the status of the Wi-Fi connection, head on over to the ‘Wireless’ section for details. When you’re connected to the internet, you will be provided with an option to save your Wi-Fi password to Amazon.
This makes it super easy when you
need to connect to smart home devices or whenever you need to process a new Amazon Alexa Setup via the same network. Did you know that you can also connect your Echo to any public network? However, the password won’t be saved. Talk to Alexa You need to use a wake word when you want to start talking to Alexa. The default is usually ‘Alexa’. You can also change your wake word to something else.
Tell your Echo device, “Alexa, change the
wake word”, to change it. Open the Alexa app and tap ‘Help and Feedback’ then select ‘Change the Wake Word.’ to change your device’s wake word manually. You can only use these wake words – Amazon, Echo, and Computer. Use your Echo The Amazon Echo Dot Setup is complete and can start using it in your daily life. Try out a few simple commands.You can start off by saying ‘Hello’ to Alexa.
You can also visit the Alexa app menu and check
out the sections titled ‘Things to try’ and ‘Skills and games.’ Skills section will let you customize Alexa the way you want for entertainment, news, and so on. For any further help,