Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Alexa Echo Speakers Instructions

This post demonstrates ways of pairing JBL Flip 2 with Amazon Alexa Echo speakers. These pairing instructions include the generation 1 and generation 2 Echo Dot, and the Gen 1 and 2 Echo tower speakers. For this demo, we’ll show how to pair with our Amazon Echo Dot speaker.  Since this Bluetooth pairing happens between … Continue reading Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Alexa Echo Speakers Instructions





JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset

These JBL Flip 3 reset instructions show you how to factory reset your JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker to its default settings. Resetting restores this speaker to factory default state. Factory default resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops the Flip 3 from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices … Continue reading JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset





Connect Echo Spot to New WiFi, Help, How To

Here, we demonstrate how to connect Echo Spot to new Wifi network, for the Amazon Alexa Echo Spot smart visual speaker. Now remember that you need not completely erase your Echo Spot settings to reconnect it to a new WiFi network. Further, you need neither a tablet nor phone with the Amazon Alexa app, because … Continue reading Connect Echo Spot to New WiFi, Help, How To





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 Pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth Speaker, Echo Dot 2

Not only can you use your Amazon Echo speaker as a Bluetooth speaker, but you can also connect it to another Bluetooth speaker, and hear Alexa audio through that external Bluetooth speaker wirelessly. So we demonstrate here how to pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth speaker.  For this demo, we use the JBL Flip 3 splashproov … Continue reading How to Pair Echo Dot with Bluetooth Speaker, Echo Dot 2





Charge 3 Firmware Update, How To, Tips, Help

Here, we demonstrate the Charge 3 Firmware Update on the JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth speaker. This upgrade can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, it cannot easily be undone. You won’t be able to return to the previous firmware version once you complete this software upgrade. So, … Continue reading Charge 3 Firmware Update, How To, Tips, Help





Amazon Echo Spot Buttons, Ports, Guide, How to Use

The Amazon Echo Spot speaker features just three buttons on the top. It also has a small screen on the front to access some functions. Plus, on the back, we find a two port panel.  This is where you make power and audio connections.  Here, we explore the Amazon Echo Spot buttons and the input … Continue reading Amazon Echo Spot Buttons, Ports, Guide, How to Use





Deregister Echo Dot Instructions, How to Deregister Amazon Alexa Speakers

You might wish to run these deregister Echo Dot instructions if you’re getting rid of a Dot speaker.  Perhaps you’re upgrading to a later model Alexa Dot.  Or, as we did here, we bought a new Dot device for a sister. But we forgot to mark it as a gift in our Amazon cart.  This … Continue reading Deregister Echo Dot Instructions, How to Deregister Amazon Alexa Speakers





Reset Echo Dot 3rd Generation to Factory Default Settings

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





How to Find Honeywell RTH9580WF Thermostat IP Address, MAC ID, CRC

Why would you need to know how to find Honeywell RTH9580WF thermostat IP address?  You would check for a valid IP address on the thermostat to make sure that the t-stat is linked to your WiFi network rightly.  Knowing that your t-stat is working with a valid IP address is a valuable aid.  It helps … Continue reading How to Find Honeywell RTH9580WF Thermostat IP Address, MAC ID, CRC