JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Xtreme Alexa pairing instructions. They work for pairing the JBL Xtreme with Bluetooth enabled Echo smart speakers. And, since this pairing happens directly between the Xtreme and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to perform this pairing. JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions With your … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions



How to Reset Alexa Echo Gen 2 Dot to Factory Settings

You may wish to know how to reset Alexa Echo Gen 2 Dot speaker.  Why?   Because perhaps you want to sell your old Alexa to a friend. Or perhaps you just want to connect it to a different Amazon account, or to a different wireless network.  So, to that end, to reset your Alexa Echo … Continue reading How to Reset Alexa Echo Gen 2 Dot to Factory Settings



How to Restart Alexa Dot Smart Speaker

We show here how to restart any Alexa Dot speaker. Restarting, otherwise known as rebooting, often corrects unexpected errors and behaviors that these  devices may show. How to Restart Alexa Dot Speaker with No Power Button Since none of these speakers that have come out so far have a power on / off button, you … Continue reading How to Restart Alexa Dot Smart Speaker



Pairing JBL Charge 3 with Amazon Alexa Echo Dot

This post shows how pairing JBL Charge 3 with Amazon Alexa Echo Dot speakers is done. Further, these instructions include the generation 1 and generation 2 Echo Dot speaker versions. Plus, since this pairing happens between the Charge 3 and the Echo Dot devices, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re … Continue reading Pairing JBL Charge 3 with Amazon Alexa Echo Dot



How to Reset Alexa Dot 3rd Generation Speaker

Here, we show how to reset the Alexa Dot 3rd Generation speaker to return it to its factory default settings.  So why would you ever reset ?  Because you may desire to sell or give this unit to another person.  Or, connect it to a new Amazon account.  Or sync it to a new WiFi … Continue reading How to Reset Alexa Dot 3rd Generation Speaker



Echo Dot 2 Power Adapter Specs, Alexa 2nd Gen Dot

We cover the AC power adapter specs for Amazon Alexa Echo Dot 2 smart speaker here.  Specifically, this is an often seen medium-current USB switching power supply.  Furthermore, the detachable cord has a female A style USB connector with the usual USB wattage. See it in the next picture. Now the US version of this … Continue reading Echo Dot 2 Power Adapter Specs, Alexa 2nd Gen Dot



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 Factory Reset Alexa Instructions, Dot, Spot, Echo

A complete factory reset Alexa Echo routine is necessary at times.  Why?   Because maybe you’d like to sell your old Alexa device. Or perhaps you just want to connect your speaker assistant to a new Amazon account, or to different WiFi. So, with those tasks in mind, this post details factory resetting the Alexa … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Alexa Instructions, Dot, Spot, Echo



Alexa Features List of Amazon Echo Functions

The Amazon Echo speakers, including the Tap, Dot, and the original Echo and its 2nd generation incarnation, are jam packed with an ever-growing list of helpful Alexa features and skills. Further, all of these features help make our hectic days a little less hectic.  Some of the most useful Alexa features we’ve discovered follow. Physical … Continue reading Alexa Features List of Amazon Echo Functions



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