How to Connect Alexa to WiFi, Different Network

How to connect Alexa to WiFi and the internet? Well, to do that the speaker must be entered into Setup mode first.  There, you choose the wireless network you’d like to have the speaker log into via the Alexa app. You can do this on either your desktop computer or mobile device.  Now below, we … Continue reading How to Connect Alexa to WiFi, Different Network



How to Connect Pandora to Alexa, 2018 Version

This piece shows how to connect Pandora to Alexa smart speakers.  Note that Amazon Echo devices do not come with Pandora enabled by default. Indeed, Pandora will not play if not set up.  E.g. If you ask Alexa to play Pandora when not set up, she says something like: “To play a station, first register … Continue reading How to Connect Pandora to Alexa, 2018 Version



How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019 Version

In this post, we show how to connect Honeywell thermostat to Google Home smart speakers.  Now we have a Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)  thermostat in the kitchen for a couple years now, and have enjoyed controlling it through the Google assistant with our voice.  So here’s what we had to do to set up … Continue reading How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Google Home, 2019 Version



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 Honeywell Thermostat to Alexa, 2019 Version

We have an Alexa smart speaker with the Amazon voice assistant, and we found that we can connect those speakers to our Honeywell  Total Connect Comfort (TCC)   thermostat.  This allows speaking voice commands to Alexa that in turn, read and adjust various settings on our internet-connected Honeywell thermostat.  Highly useful feature that is.  Thus … Continue reading How to Connect Honeywell Thermostat to Alexa, 2019 Version



How to Connect Pandora to Echo Dot

This post shows how to connect Pandora to Echo Dot smart speakers. Note that Echo Dot speakers do not come with Pandora turned on by default. That is, Pandora will not play if not first connected to your Echo Dot account. E.g. If you ask a Dot to play Pandora when not properly connected, she … Continue reading How to Connect Pandora to Echo Dot



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 Connect Alexa to Internet, Connecting Amazon Echo Speakers

Here, we show how to connect Alexa to internet, using the Amazon Alexa Echo Spot talking video speaker to demonstrate this. See the Related Posts section for links to posts that show how to connect most of the other Echo speakers as well.  Now keep in mind that you need not completely erase your Alexa … Continue reading How to Connect Alexa to Internet, Connecting Amazon Echo Speakers



How to Connect Sharp TV to WiFi

Sharp TVs can run apps, as a tablet or smart phone does; many of which require Internet access.  Our Sharp Aquos high definition television for example, gets that access via a Wi-Fi  wireless network.  So in this post, we demonstrate how to connect Sharp TV to WiFi, so you can enjoy its full feature set from Netflix … Continue reading How to Connect Sharp TV to WiFi



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 ?