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 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



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 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



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 Reset Echo Dot 3rd Gen Speaker

Here, we show how to reset the Echo Dot 3rd gen speaker back to factory default settings.  So why would you ever do this?  Well, you may wish to sell or give your speaker to another person.  Or link it to a new Amazon account.  Or connect it to a new WiFi network.  In all … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 3rd Gen Speaker



How to Restart Echo Dot 3rd Generation

Here, we show how to restart the Echo Dot 3rd Generation smart speaker, and put it back to factory default settings.  So why would you ever want to restart it?  Well, you may wish to sell or give it to another person.  Or link it to a new Amazon account.  Or connect it to a … Continue reading How to Restart Echo Dot 3rd Generation



How to Reset Echo Dot 3rd Generation to Factory

Here, we show how to reset the Echo Dot 3rd Generation smart speaker back to factory default settings.  So why would you ever reset ?  Well, you may wish to sell or give this speaker to another person.  Or link it to a new Amazon account.  Or connect it to a new WiFi network.  In … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 3rd Generation to Factory



Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions

Here, we show how to run an Echo Dot factory reset routine, to reset the speaker back to its factory settings and possibly, to restore proper working. The Echo Dot talking speakers need a factory reset every now and then. This restores them to out-of-box, factory default parameters. Factory resetting these smart speakers also fixes … Continue reading Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions



Echo Dot Reset Button Location on Gen 1, 2, and 3 Dots

We detail here the Echo Dot reset button location on the Echo Dot gens 1, 2, and 3 models?  First, the location of the reset button depends on which Echo Dot.  Further, only the first generation Dot features a fully dedicated reset button.  The others either use button combinations to effect reset, or they have … Continue reading Echo Dot Reset Button Location on Gen 1, 2, and 3 Dots