How to Pair Harman Kardon Invoke as Bluetooth Speaker

The HK Invoke smart speaker also functions as a Bluetooth speaker.  It sports a Bluetooth button, that you press any time you wish to pair this speaker with a new device.  Paring devices include phones, tablets, media players, streamers, or other media source devices.  In this demo, we show how to Pair Harman Kardon Invoke … Continue reading How to Pair Harman Kardon Invoke as Bluetooth Speaker





How to Set Up Invoke Speaker, Setup Cortana Smart Speaker

While setting up a brand new or used Harman Kardon Invoke Cortana speaker involves numerous steps, none are very hard.  Just focus on the current step you’re working on, and progress through this list.  In this post, we list the procedure we used for how to set up Invoke speaker.  We’ll do our best to … Continue reading How to Set Up Invoke Speaker, Setup Cortana Smart Speaker





How to Set Up Cortana App for Microsoft Invoke Speaker

If your mission is to set up a new Microsoft Invoke Cortana smart speaker from Harman Kardon, you’ll need either the PC, Android, or iOS version of the Cortana app running on a machine that’s on the same network as the one where the Invoke speaker will be hosted.  You must install and set up … Continue reading How to Set Up Cortana App for Microsoft Invoke Speaker





How to Reboot Invoke Speaker by Harman Kardon

Here, we cover how to reboot Invoke speaker by Harman Kardon.  You reboot if the speaker shows bad performance, goes quiet or does not answer voice requests.  It may emit weird noises, break up, chirp or squeak.  Or, the speaker may suffer other oddities. In any case, always try a speaker reboot first (described here).  … Continue reading How to Reboot Invoke Speaker by Harman Kardon





How to Reset Invoke Cortana Speaker

You might wish to gift or sell your Microsoft Invoke Cortana speaker to a loved one. Or, perhaps you want to hook it to a new Microsoft account.  Or maybe you want to connect it to a new WiFi network. A speaker reset allows you to do all of these tasks.  It unlinks this device … Continue reading How to Reset Invoke Cortana Speaker





How to Fix a Scratched DVD Disc

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly twenty years now. Daily watching them has been a major filler of our leisure hours. So, to get the most of our entertainment pennies, we buy lots of used DVD discs. Thus, we’ve experienced freezing DVDs often, and learned various ways how to fix a scratched DVD … Continue reading How to Fix a Scratched DVD Disc





How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses, Eyeglasses

Some people may avoid sunglasses due to their higher cost; particularly the non prescription and polarized Ray Ban sunglasses.  But improvement in vision over non light attenuating glasses is quite noticeable and very worthwhile.  There’s less “haze” from internal polarized lens light reflections with this improving technology.  So we learned how to clean Ray Ban … Continue reading How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses, Eyeglasses





How to Charge Logitech Wonderboom Speaker

Covers how to charge Logitech Wonderboom Bluetooth portable speakers easily through the hidden micro USB charge port on the back of the speaker, near the bottom. In a nut shell: First, select a hefty enough USB power adapter. Why? Because Logitech does not include this with the Wonderboom.  But they do sell one for roughly … Continue reading How to Charge Logitech Wonderboom Speaker





How to Tell if Logitech Wonderboom is Charging

How to tell if Logitech Wonderboom is charging?  This Bluetooth speaker with built in hanger loop has a two-color LED lamp on its top, in the Power button, as shown in the pictures next.  This light not only gives speaker power OFF ON and pairing status. But it also tells battery level (whether it’s near … Continue reading How to Tell if Logitech Wonderboom is Charging





How to Pair Logitech Wonderboom with Alexa

This post demonstrates how to pair Logitech Wonderboom with Alexa Echo and Echo Dot speakers. These directions include the all Bluetooth (BT) compatible Echo Dot smart speakers. And, since this pairing happens between the Wonderboom and the Echo Dots, you need not turn BT on in the mobile device you’re using to build this pairing. … Continue reading How to Pair Logitech Wonderboom with Alexa