Amazon Alexa originated from artificial intelligence technology for virtual voice assistants for providing automation systems with voice assistants. Besides this it will provide some other facilities like playing music, sports news, setting alarms, and weather information etc.to provide all these facilities we have to connect Alexa to Wi-Fi. Now let’s see some steps for connecting Alexa to Wi-Fi.
How to connect Alexa to WIFI with Alexa APP?
Before connecting Alexa make sure your alexa deivce is in pair mode and in order to get your alexa in pairing mode press and hold power button and orange light will blink on alexa saying your device is in pairing mode.
Step 1: click on alexa app available in your android phone or tablet.
Step 2: After opening the alexa app click on more options which are available at bottom right corner in your app.
Step 3: Then navigate to click on add device.
Step 4: After clicking on add device it inquires for which device you want to select then click on amazon echo or alexa device which you have.
Step 5: it will navigate to click on echo, echo dot, echo plus and more.
Step 6: Next it shows like our echo plugged in and setup mode.
Step 7: Then click NO.
Step 8: On your screen it shows press and hold the action button on amazon alexa and click on continue.
Step 9: Next it navigates to amazon alexa from available devices.
Step 10: Then select your Wi-Fi networks from the available list. It takes 2 minutes to connect to the network.
Step 11: On your mobile screen it displays like echo dot is connected and then click on continue.
Step 12: On your device it shows like in which room is your echo dot and click on the available option and hit the continue button.
Step 13: You can skip this step if your voice is already teached to alexa.
Step 14: After that enter the new address of your home or work place in the address echo dot tab. If you already entered previously click on that address and hit continue button.
Step 15: After entering the address click on next it displays as setup is completed and click on done.
Note: if you’re new to amazon alexa then install it from play store in android phone or app store in IOS.
Connect My Alexa to Wifi Using Amazon Alexa APP Android and iPhone
Step 1: Select amazon alexa on your play store and install it.
Step 2: After installation click on the amazon alexa app.
Step 3: After opening alexa sign in by providing your email and password after creating your account click on login option and enter your email and password.
Step 4: After that select your name from the available names because you give access to your family or friends.
Step 5: Next click on later and click on skip option.
How to connect alexa to wifi without APP?
To connect alexa to wifi without an app you need to navigate to alexa.amazon.com and login with your credentials and settings -> set up a new device and follow on screen instructions and pair your amazon alexa device using amazon alexa web application.
It is recommended to have amazon alexa app in order to control your alexa device from your mobile device on the go and enable alexa skills on the go.
Can you set up Alexa without a smartphone?
No! But you need to navigate to amazon alexa web application and login and setup.
Yes! You need to have wifi connection and you need to pair your alexa device as well to get started with alexa devices.
Yes! You can connect your amazon alexa using your mobile data as well and you need to select mobile data connecting when you are selecting wifi connection while pairing alexa device.
yes ! You need to plugin in alexa device continuously and should be connected to wifi all the time and enjoy alexa using voice commands and skills enabled.
Yes! You need to enable alexa skills in order to enjoy or have fun with alexa using voice commands. Most of the time alexa comes with inbuilt commands throught which you can enjoy and have fun.In amazon alexa app settings it will show you try these skills recommended and try asking alexa these commands as well which helps alexa users to enjoy and experience alexa device.
No! You cant use, when you unplug alexa its dead and will not respond to anything you say.
This means your alexa device is not connected to the internet at this moment and unable to stream or respond to your voice commands. You need to reconnect and pair your alexa device again to get alexa working and respond to your voice commands