How to Connect Echo Dot to Sony Bluetooth Speaker

This post shows how to connect a typical Sony Bluetooth speaker to any of the Echo Dot smart speakers. We will show this using the Echo Dot 3rd Generation model.  But the same you could also do with any Echo device that supports Bluetooth.  Since this BT connecting happens between the speaker and Echo Dot … Continue reading How to Connect Echo Dot to Sony Bluetooth Speaker





How to Connect Echo Dot to WiFi

This piece shows how to connect Echo Dot to new WiFi network.  It lists what you’ll need to get your new Echo Dot Alexa speaker up and running on the internet.  You need to do this when you first set up a brand new Dot, when someone gives you a used one, or when you … Continue reading How to Connect Echo Dot to WiFi





How to Reset Alexa Dot, Hard Factory Reset

The Alexa Dot talking speakers need a reset every now and then. This returns them to out-of-box, factory default settings. Resetting them also fixes many abnormal behaviors they might show. So here, we show how to reset Alexa Dot smart speakers. Why? Because it readies them for sale to another smart speaker fan. Both the … Continue reading How to Reset Alexa Dot, Hard Factory Reset





How to Pair JBL Speaker to Alexa

This post shows how to pair a JBL Bluetooth speaker to often seen Alexa devices. We do this demo with the Alexa Echo Input.  But you could also do it with an Alexa Dot, Spot, or any other Amazon smart speaker device that supports Bluetooth.  Since this BT connecting happens directly between the speaker and … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Speaker to Alexa





How to Pair JBL Xtreme 2 with Alexa

This post shows how to pair a JBL Xtreme 2 Bluetooth speaker to a common Alexa device. We do this with the Alexa Echo Input.  But the same you could also do with an Alexa Dot, Spot, or any other Amazon Echo device that supports Bluetooth.  Since this BT connecting happens directly between the speaker … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Xtreme 2 with Alexa





How to Pair Sony SRS XB12 with Alexa

This post shows how to pair the Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth extra bass speaker to a typical Alexa device. We demonstrate this using the Alexa Echo Input smart device.  But the same you could also do with an Echo Dot, Spot, or any other Alexa device that supports Bluetooth pairing, which includes just about all … Continue reading How to Pair Sony SRS XB12 with Alexa





How to Pair Wonderboom 2 with Alexa

This post demos how to pair the Wonderboom 2 Bluetooth speaker to Alexa Amazon devices.  We use an Echo Input Alexa receiver in this demo, and since this Bluetooth connecting happens between the speaker and the Alexa Input directly, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to set up this … Continue reading How to Pair Wonderboom 2 with Alexa





How to Pair JBL Flip 5 with Alexa Device

This post shows how to pair a JBL Flip 5 speaker with an Alexa assistant speaker device. We illustrate this on the Alexa Input device, although just about any Alexa speaker would pair the same way as shown here.  Since this Bluetooth connecting happens right between the speaker and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Flip 5 with Alexa Device





How to Pair Alexa with Bluetooth Speaker, Add

This post shows how to pair an Alexa device with a Bluetooth speaker. We illustrate this with a JBL Flip 5 party speaker and the Alexa Input device, although just about any Alexa speaker would pair the same way as shown here.  Since this Bluetooth connecting happens between the speaker and Alexa directly, you need … Continue reading How to Pair Alexa with Bluetooth Speaker, Add





How to Reboot Alexa Echo Dot Smart Speakers

We show here how to reboot an Alexa Echo Dot series smart speaker if it behaves strangely, stops answering commands and questions, puts out unusual sounds, and so on.  And since Alexa speaker rebooting is so easy, then before getting into any pro level troubleshooting, always try a speaker reboot first. This often straightens out … Continue reading How to Reboot Alexa Echo Dot Smart Speakers