Change Echo Dot Wake Word, How To

You can indeed change the wake word that the Amazon Alexa enabled speakers respond to.  Current choices are, “Alexa…,” “Amazon…,” “Computer…,” and “Echo…”  The wake word is the name you say to wake up the smart speaker.  Alexa then starts listening for a follow-up command / question.  The wake word is how you “get her attention,” so to speak.  … Continue reading Change Echo Dot Wake Word, How To





How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting

In this post, we cover how to change temperature setting on Honeywell thermostat, model RTH9580WF.  Now most Honeywell digital t-stats nowadays allow you to change their current temperatures right from the  Home screen.  They display the  Home  screen by default. So unless the t-stat is locked, you can adjust the current temp simply by touching … Continue reading How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting





Change WiFi on Google Home Mini, How To Steps

You may experience WiFi connection errors when booting your Google Home Mini smart speaker. Or, your speaker may not show up in the Google Home app. Both problems occur when the speaker no longer connects to your WiFi network.  To see it and use it, the Mini must be online.  That is, it must be … Continue reading Change WiFi on Google Home Mini, How To Steps





How to Change COM Port Number on USB Modem, Windows 10

One pesky problem with Windows 10, as well as the earlier versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system, is that the COM port assignments for devices that use them, often change.  In this post, we show how to change COM port number on USB modem back to what it was before. Or, you can do … Continue reading How to Change COM Port Number on USB Modem, Windows 10





How to Change JBL Clip 3 Name, Someday Perhaps

When you scan for in-range Bluetooth speakers, your JBL Clip 3 speaker shows up as “JBL Clip 3” by default.  Yet we know of no way how to change JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth speaker name.  Unlike the more expensive JBL Flip speakers, the current version of the JBL Connect app does not recognize the Clip … Continue reading How to Change JBL Clip 3 Name, Someday Perhaps





How to Change WiFi on Sangean WFR 20 Internet Radio

Occasionally with all wireless Internet radios, media players, smart television, et al, you’ll likely need to switch them over to a different wireless Wi-Fi network.  So in this post, we explain how to change WiFi on Sangean WFR 20 digital radio and music player. Either your current router has worn out (stopped broadcasting the Wi-Fi network signals), or you’ve … Continue reading How to Change WiFi on Sangean WFR 20 Internet Radio





How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Name

How to change Amazon Echo Dot name?  You can indeed change the name that the Amazon Alexa enabled speakers respond to when you say it.  Current choices are, “Alexa…,” “Amazon…,” “Computer…,” and “Echo…”  This word is the name you call out to wake up the voice assistant.  The speaker then begins listening for a command.  Calling Alexa’s name … Continue reading How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Name





How to Change JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth Speaker Name, Someday Perhaps

When you scan for in-range Bluetooth speakers, your JBL Flip 2 speaker shows up as “JBL Flip 2” by default. Yet we know of no way how to change JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth speaker name. Unlike the newer JBL Flip speakers such as the Flip 4, the current version of the JBL Connect app does … Continue reading How to Change JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth Speaker Name, Someday Perhaps





How to Change WiFi on Alexa Echo Speakers

How to change WiFi on Alexa?  First, put the Alexa based speaker into Setup mode. There, you choose the desired WiFi network.  That’s a simple summary of how to switch WiFi networks for Alexa speakers. Below, we walk through changing WiFi on Alexa, with an Amazon Echo Dot 2 speaker. But, this WiFi change process … Continue reading How to Change WiFi on Alexa Echo Speakers





JBL Flip 3 Change Name, How to Rename JBL Speaker

When you scan for in-range Bluetooth speakers, your JBL Flip 3 speaker shows up as “JBL Flip 3” by default. But you can change this name using the JBL Connect app along with an iOS or Android based mobile device. In the post, we outline the JBL Flip 3 change name routine, step by step. … Continue reading JBL Flip 3 Change Name, How to Rename JBL Speaker