Changing WiFi on Amazon Echo Dot Gen 2 Speaker

It’s not necessary to completely erase your Amazon Echo Dot Gen 2 settings in the Alexa app, just to change the WiFi network to which your Dot connects.  Armed with your tablet and the Alexa app, changing your Dot 2 to a different WiFi network is a breeze.  We give instruction here on changing WiFi … Continue reading Changing WiFi on Amazon Echo Dot Gen 2 Speaker





How to Reconnect Echo Dot to New WiFi

You need not completely erase your Amazon Echo settings in the Alexa app in order to reconnect Echo Dot to new WiFi. Armed with your tablet or phone with the Amazon Alexa app, reconnecting your Dot to a different WiFi network is a snap, as follows. We assume here that the Amazon Alexa App has … Continue reading How to Reconnect Echo Dot to New WiFi





How to Connect Echo Dot to Internet

This piece demos how to connect Echo Dot to internet.  It lists what you’ll need to get your new Dot speaker up and running on the internet.  You must do this when… Setting up a brand new Echo Dot. Someone gives you a used Dot and you wish to use it in your home. You … Continue reading How to Connect Echo Dot to Internet





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





How to Put Echo Dot in Pairing Mode, Amazon Alexa Dot

You must know how to put the Echo Dot in pairing mode to connect her to a Bluetooth device such as a smart phone or tablet, to play music from that device on your Echo Dot.  In other words, you’re making your Echo Dot into a Bluetooth speaker.  But why would you want to do … Continue reading How to Put Echo Dot in Pairing Mode, Amazon Alexa Dot





How to Reset Echo Dot 2 Back to Default Settings

You may decide to sell or give your Echo Dot 2 smart speaker to another person. or wish to link it to a different Amazon account, or connect it to a different WiFi network.  Here, we show how to reset Echo Dot 2 and reload its factory default settings. To unlink this device from its … Continue reading How to Reset Echo Dot 2 Back to Default Settings





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 Reset Echo Dot 3rd Generation to Factory Settings

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 Settings