How to Connect Amazon Dot to Spotify

Here, we describe how to connect Amazon Dot to Spotify for your Echo smart speakers.  After you complete the Spotify connection, you can listen to your Spotify playlists and collections saved on your Spotify account, on any of your Amazon Dot speakers. How to Connect Amazon Dot to Spotify You’ll Need the Following First First, … Continue reading How to Connect Amazon Dot to Spotify



How to Connect Echo Dot to New WiFi

This piece demonstrates how to connect Echo Dot to new WiFi network.  It lists what you’ll need to get your new Dot Alexa speaker up and running on the internet.  You need to do this when you first set up a brand new Dot, when someone gives you a used one, or when you change … Continue reading How to Connect Echo Dot to New WiFi



How to Reset Echo Dot 3rd Gen Alexa Speaker

Here, we demo how to reset Echo Dot 3rd Gen speaker.  So why would you ever do this?  Well, you may decide to sell or give your Dot 3 to another person.  Or link it to a different Amazon account.  Or connect it to a different WiFi network.  In all these cases, resetting is the … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 3rd Gen Alexa Speaker



How to Restart Echo Dot, Restarting Amazon Alexa Dot

We show here how to restart Echo Dot Amazon Alexa speakers.   Restarting, otherwise known as rebooting, often corrects unusual symptoms that these Alexa devices may exhibit. How to Restart Echo Dot with No Power Button Since none of the Echo Dots issued has a power on / off button, you restart these Alexas by unplugging … Continue reading How to Restart Echo Dot, Restarting Amazon Alexa Dot



Echo Dot 3 Setup Instructions for Amazon Alexa 3rd Generation Dot

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 for Amazon Alexa 3rd Generation Dot



Can you Connect Echo Dot to JBL Speaker ?

Can you connect Echo Dot to JBL speaker?  Yes, indeed you can!  The Echo Dot Gens 2 and 3 speakers feature an auxiliary (AUX) output jack. Plus, many JBL speakers have an AUX Input jack.  Most of these are 3.5mm female audio receptacles.  To connect the Dot and JBL speakers via cable, all you need … Continue reading Can you Connect Echo Dot to JBL Speaker ?



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 Alexa smart speakers like the … Continue reading Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions



Restart Echo Dot Instructions, How to Restart Echo Dots

We offer these restart Echo Dot instructions to help correct some unusual symptoms that your Amazon Dot smart speakers may show. No Power Button to Restart Echo Dot With Since none of the Dots to date has a power on / off button, you restart these units by unplugging them momentarily.  Unplug them from AC … Continue reading Restart Echo Dot Instructions, How to Restart Echo Dots



Echo Dot Quick Fixes, Tips, Problem Solving Help

We’ve written numerous posts that offer Echo Dot quick fixes that solve typical problems you may run into on your Amazon Alexa Dot smart speakers.  We list some of them here.  Furthermore, these articles teach Alexa function basics and how the speakers connect with the rest of your network devices to form a complete smart … Continue reading Echo Dot Quick Fixes, Tips, Problem Solving Help



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?  The location of the reset button depends on which Echo Dot.  Only the first generation Dot features a fully dedicated reset button.  The others either use button combinations to effect reset, or they have multi function … Continue reading Echo Dot Reset Button Location on Gen 1, 2, and 3 Dots