Reconnecting WiFi on Harman Kardon Invoke Speaker

Unfortunately, there’s currently no way of just reconnecting WiFi on the Harman Kardon Invoke Microsoft Cortana smart speaker.  Thus, to reconnect to Wi-Fi, but to a different Wi-Fi network, you must first completely reset the this speaker to factory default state.  Then, run through the setup procedure again, like setting up a brand new smart … Continue reading Reconnecting WiFi on Harman Kardon Invoke Speaker





How to Change WiFi on Google Home, 2018

You may experience Wi-Fi connection errors when booting your original Google Home speaker. Or, the smart speaker does not show as connected in the Google Home app. Both problems occur when the speaker is no longer linked to your Wi-Fi network. These situations can occur if you’ve changed your WiFi network name (SSID) or network … Continue reading How to Change WiFi on Google Home, 2018





Belkin Wireless Extender Reset Instructions

Belkin has built a vast line of Wi-Fi range extenders. Many feature a hard reset button.  Pressing this button erases any changed settings including password. It also returns the wireless extender to factory default settings.  That is, resetting restores the settings to when the unit arrived fresh from the factory.  Do a Belkin wireless extender … Continue reading Belkin Wireless Extender Reset Instructions





What Is Amazon XXX in Amazon Echo Speakers

What is Amazon XXX?  This is a special Wi-Fi network that Amazon smart speakers create during setup.  The smart speaker itself becomes the access point of this network.  Then, a device running the Alexa app connects to this amazon xxx network.  Next, it sends user preferred settings to the speaker.  The smart speaker then saves … Continue reading What Is Amazon XXX in Amazon Echo Speakers





Reconnect Echo Dot to New WiFi, How To

You need not completely erase your Amazon Echo settings in the Alexa app in order to reconnect Echo Dot to new WiFi. Armed with your tablet or phone with the Amazon Alexa app, reconnecting your Dot to a different WiFi network is a snap, as follows. We assume here that the Amazon Alexa App has … Continue reading Reconnect Echo Dot to New WiFi, How To





Reconnecting Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF to WiFi

You might need to reconnect your Honeywell RTH9580WF smart thermostat (t-stat) to the internet, by changing a new WiFi network. Perhaps you moved the t-stat, and the WiFi it worked with before went out of range. So in this post, we cover reconnecting Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF to WiFi network, and offer how-to, step-by-step instructions to … Continue reading Reconnecting Honeywell Thermostat RTH9580WF to WiFi





How to Reconnect Alexa to WiFi, Reconnecting Amazon Alexa Smart Speakers to Wireless Network

How to reconnect Alexa to WiFi and the internet? Well, to do that you must enter the smart speaker into Alexa Setup mode first. There, you choose the wireless network you’d like to have the speaker reconnect with, via the Alexa app. You can do this on either your desktop computer or mobile device. Now … Continue reading How to Reconnect Alexa to WiFi, Reconnecting Amazon Alexa Smart Speakers to Wireless Network





Netgear WNCE2001 Setup Using WWW MyWiFiExt Wizard

The Netgear WNCE2001 Universal Internet Adapter allows you to extend an Ethernet network wirelessly, via Wi-Fi.  It connects to an in-range wireless network. It also provides an RJ45 Ethernet port interface to the LAN at the originating end of that Wi-Fi link. In this post, we give Netgear WNCE2001 setup instructions.  We show show how … Continue reading Netgear WNCE2001 Setup Using WWW MyWiFiExt Wizard





How to Factory Reset Netgear WiFi Extender

In this post, we cover how to factory reset Netgear WiFi extender routines.  Indeed, Netgear® has created a vast line of WiFi range extenders. Many of these have a factory reset button.  This button, when pressed, erases any custom settings. It then returns the Netgear extender to factory default values. E.g. A factory reset restores … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Netgear WiFi Extender





Asus RT AC87R Router AC2400 Review

Discussing the Asus AC2400 wireless dual band gigabit router, model # RT-AC87R. This router is a great upgrade from the Netgear router that we used since 2012.  In this review, we discuss our experiences with using the RT-AC87R, and why we like it so much. Our old access point (WAP) reached its end-of-life status (Netgear … Continue reading Asus RT AC87R Router AC2400 Review