How to Clean Washing Machine with Bleach

Bleach is probably the most effective liquid to use to clean and disinfect any front or top loading washing machine.  Even in small amounts, chlorine bleach virtually guarantees the halt of bacterial growths that lead eventually to a smelly washer. So this post covers how to clean a typical washing machine with bleach.  Details how … Continue reading How to Clean Washing Machine with Bleach



How to Change Alexa Name to Jarvis

Here we answer the question: How to change Alexa name to Jarvis? You can indeed change the name that the Amazon Alexa enabled speakers respond to when you say it.  But you can’t change it to Jarvis.  Currently, there are only four choices for the name that an Alexa speaker responds to, and those are, … Continue reading How to Change Alexa Name to Jarvis



Honeywell Thermostat WiFi Reset Instructions

This post gives Honeywell thermostat WiFi reset instructions. We show this on the RTH9580WF smart t-stat, and this WiFi reset method does the following. First, it clears out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network the thermostat connects to, to none. Lastly, it restores the thermostat to factory default state. So, follow the … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat WiFi Reset Instructions



Disney Plus Narration Turn Off Instructions

The Disney Plus video streaming service came online in 2019. With this you can watch many movies and shows in the Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, National Geographic, or Marvel collections. Furthermore, for vision impaired and blind users, many of these shows have a narration track. In that track, an announcer describes what’s going on on … Continue reading Disney Plus Narration Turn Off Instructions



Wonderboom 2 Battery Level Check Instructions

Gives Wonderboom 2 Bluetooth speaker battery level check instructions, and also, how to know if the battery is losing performance over time.  When you press the right buttons while the speaker is powered up, it emits one or more sound pulses to tell you how full the battery is, as described below. Wonderboom 2 Battery … Continue reading Wonderboom 2 Battery Level Check Instructions



Honeywell Thermostat Reset WiFi Instructions

This post gives Honeywell thermostat reset WiFi instructions. We show this on the RTH9580WF smart t-stat, and this WiFi reset method does the following. First, it erases out all custom settings. Then, it resets the WiFi network the thermostat connects to to none. Finally, it restores the WiFi thermostat back to factory default state. So, … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Reset WiFi Instructions



JBL Go 2 Charging Time for Complete Recharging

You charge this Bluetooth speaker through the covered micro USB power port. And to get the fastest charging time when the JBL Go 2 runs low on juice, be sure to use a medium to high current USB charger. JBL Go 2 Charging Time: How Long to Fully Recharge According to the specs for this … Continue reading JBL Go 2 Charging Time for Complete Recharging



How to Connect to Wonderboom Bluetooth Speaker

This post shows how to connect to a Wonderboom BT speaker from typical Bluetooth enabled devices like Android phones and tablets, and Apple iPods, iPads, and iPhones. Start with your speaker powered OFF (all dark LEDs). Then, follow along to connect to it.  In this demonstration, we show how this connect works on an iPad … Continue reading How to Connect to Wonderboom Bluetooth Speaker



How to Reset Amazon Smart Plug

You may need to reset an Amazon Smart Plug to restore correct operation should it stop answering Alexa commands coming from either your Echo smart speaker or the Alexa app. Or, perhaps you want to change the WiFi network and / or password to which this smart plug connects.  In either case a reset will … Continue reading How to Reset Amazon Smart Plug



Amazon Smart Plug Reset Instructions

You may need to hard factory reset an Amazon Smart Plug to restore proper operation should it stop responding to Alexa commands coming from either your Echo smart speaker or the Alexa app. Or, perhaps you’d like to change the WiFi network and / or password to which this smart plug connects.  In either case … Continue reading Amazon Smart Plug Reset Instructions