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 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



Echo Dot 3rd Generation Reset Instructions

We offer here our Echo Dot 3rd Generation reset instructions.  So why would you ever reset this speaker? Well, you may later decide to sell it. Or perhaps when Christmas comes, you might wish to bestow your Dot 3 to another person. Then to, you could want to connect it to a new Amazon account. … Continue reading Echo Dot 3rd Generation Reset Instructions



How to Reboot Echo Dot Smart Speaker

You may need to know how to reboot a speaker in the Echo Dot line if it behaves strangely, becomes non responsive to commands and questions, puts out unusual sounds, and so on.  And since Alexa speaker rebooting is so easy, then before getting into any complicated troubleshooting, always try a speaker reboot first. This … Continue reading How to Reboot Echo Dot Smart Speaker



Echo Dot 3rd Gen Reset Instructions

We offer here our Echo Dot 3rd Gen reset instructions.  So why would you ever reset this speaker? Well, you may later decide to sell it. Or perhaps when Christmas comes, you might wish to bestow your Dot 3 to another person. Then to, you could want to connect it to a new Amazon account. … Continue reading Echo Dot 3rd Gen Reset Instructions



Echo Dot 3 Power Adapter Specs, AC Power Adapter Info

Here we cover the Echo Dot 3 Adapter specs for the AC power adapter.  This is the wall plug that comes with the Amazon Echo Dot generation 3 smart speaker.  First,, the US version of this adapter has non folding AC prongs.  It also has a six-foot long affixed cord. Further, it’s light weight for … Continue reading Echo Dot 3 Power Adapter Specs, AC Power Adapter Info



How to Setup WiFi on Echo Dot Speakers

This piece shows how to setup WiFi on an Echo Dot speaker.  It lists what you’ll need to get your new Echo Dot Alexa speaker going on the internet.  You do this when… You first set up a brand new Dot. Someone gives you a used one and you must set it up on your … Continue reading How to Setup WiFi on Echo Dot Speakers



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



How to Hard Reset Echo Dot Speakers

A hard reset of the Echo Dot speakers you sometimes must do.  Why?   Because maybe you’d like to sell your old Echo Dot, especially with newer versions coming out so often these days. Or perhaps you just want to connect it to a new Amazon account, or to another WiFi network. So, with those … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Echo Dot Speakers



Echo Dot 3rd Gen Power Cord Specs, Replacement

Here we cover the Echo Dot 3rd Gen power  cord specs for the AC adapter that comes with this speaker.  First, the US version of this cord has non folding AC prongs.  It also has a six-foot long affixed cord. Further, it’s light weight for the 15 watt power output. It has a square yet … Continue reading Echo Dot 3rd Gen Power Cord Specs, Replacement