Echo Dot 3 Setup Instructions. Set Up

This piece discusses what you’ll need for Echo Dot 3 setup and the steps to take to perform that setup.  Applies to the 2018 model of Amazon’s ever popular version of this Echo Dot smart speaker. Before you Start Echo Dot 3 Setup 1. A WiFi Internet Connection None of the Echo Dot 3 devices manufactured … Continue reading Echo Dot 3 Setup Instructions. Set Up

Echo Dot 3 Buttons Guide, Functions, Meanings

The Amazon Echo Dot 3rd generation speaker features several buttons and a light ring around its top as have its earlier versions.  Here though, we explore the Echo Dot 3 buttons and input and output ports.  We show  where each one is on the speaker. We then discuss what each button / plug is for, … Continue reading Echo Dot 3 Buttons Guide, Functions, Meanings

Alexa Echo Dot Spotify Instructions, Setup, Play

Here, we describe how to connect your account on Spotify to your Amazon Alexa smart speakers, play albums, playlists, genres, and specific artists.  We also cover how to disconnect your Alexa Echo Dot from Spotify. Summary of these Alexa Echo Dot Spotify Instructions In short, this document covers the following topics. What you Need to … Continue reading Alexa Echo Dot Spotify Instructions, Setup, Play

Alexa Echo Dot Reset Instructions

The Alexa Echo Dot assistant speakers need a reset every now and again. This restores them to out-of-box, factory default state. Alexa resetting also fixes many bizarre behaviors they sometimes act out.  Furthermore, resetting prepares the speaker assistants for sale or gifting. So here, we offer these Alexa Echo Dot reset instructions for the three … Continue reading Alexa Echo Dot Reset Instructions

Alexa Echo Dot WiFi Setup Instructions

Here we offer Alexa Echo Dot WiFi setup instructions, demonstrating setup of any Alexa Echo Dot speaker on a new wireless network.  It lists what you’ll need to get your new Dot Alexa speaker up and running on the internet.  Do this when you first set up a brand new Dot, when someone gives you … Continue reading Alexa Echo Dot WiFi Setup Instructions

How to Update Alexa WiFi to a New Connection

How to update Alexa WiFi connection?  First, put the Alexa based speaker into Setup mode. There, you choose the desired WiFi network.  That’s a simple summary of how to switch WiFi networks for Alexa speakers. Below, we walk through changing Alexa WiFi connection with an Amazon Alexa Echo Dot 2 speaker. But, this WiFi change … Continue reading How to Update Alexa WiFi to a New Connection

How to Reset Alexa Echo Speaker

Some problems you can fix with just booting the speaker. But when you must reset, come here to see how to reset the Alexa Echo speaker. But If you just want to fix strange errors on the speaker though, a reset may be too drastic.  Why?  Because a full factory reset means that you’ll have … Continue reading How to Reset Alexa Echo Speaker

Alexa Set Up Instructions for Echo Speakers

Here we offer Alexa set up instructions, that show setup of any Alexa Echo  smart speaker.  This piece lists what you’ll need to get your new speaker going in your home.  You would set up a speaker when the following occurs. You get a new one. When someone gives you a used one. Or when … Continue reading Alexa Set Up Instructions for Echo Speakers

How to Pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth Speaker, Echo Dot 2

Not only can you use your Amazon Echo speaker as a Bluetooth speaker, but you can also connect it to another Bluetooth speaker, and hear Alexa audio through that external Bluetooth speaker wirelessly. So we demonstrate here how to pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth speaker.  For this demo, we use the JBL Flip 3 splashproov … Continue reading How to Pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth Speaker, Echo Dot 2

How to Change WiFi Network on Google Home Max

We have not yet received our Google Home Max voice activated speaker. But it appears that the routine for how to change WiFi network on Google Home Max, is the same as for the other Google Home smart speakers, such as the Home and the Mini.  So, here, we’ll rewrite the procedure for the Mini, … Continue reading How to Change WiFi Network on Google Home Max