JBL Xtreme 3 Firmware / Software Update Instructions

Here, we offer JBL Xtreme 3 firmware update instructions for this revised version of the Xtreme series power bank Bluetooth speaker. This update can take up to fifteen minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, you cannot easily back it out. That is, you won’t be able to downgrade to the earlier … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Firmware / Software Update Instructions



Amazon Echo Factory Reset Instructions

You may wish to factory reset Amazon Echo  smart speakers.  Why?   Because maybe you’d like to sell your old one. Or perhaps you just want to connect your Echo to a new Amazon account, or to different WiFi internet. So, with those tasks in mind, this post details resetting the Amazon Echo line of … Continue reading Amazon Echo Factory Reset Instructions



JBL Charge 5 Reset Instructions for this BT Speaker

These JBL Charge 5 reset instructions show how to reset your JBL Charge 5 Bluetooth speaker to restore the original fresh-from-store settings. Moreover, resetting the speaker clears out any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory. Plus, it stops the unit from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices after the reset. Also, reset it to get … Continue reading JBL Charge 5 Reset Instructions for this BT Speaker



Reset Echo 3rd Generation Alexa Speaker Instructions

We offer here our Amazon Echo 3rd generation speaker reset instructions here.  So why would you ever reset this speaker? Well, you may later decide to sell it. Or perhaps when Christmas comes, you might wish to gift your Echo 3 to another person. Then too, you might decide to connect it to a new … Continue reading Reset Echo 3rd Generation Alexa Speaker Instructions



Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions

Here, we show how to run an Echo Dot factory reset routine, to reset the speaker back to its factory settings and possibly, to restore proper working. The Echo Dot talking speakers need a factory reset every now and then. This restores them to out-of-box, factory default parameters. Factory resetting these smart speakers also fixes … Continue reading Echo Dot Factory Reset Instructions



JBL Charge 5 Firmware Update Instructions

Here are our JBL Charge 5 firmware update instructions. First, this routine can take up to thirteen minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi connection, the speed of your tablet or phone, and other factors.  Plus, you can’t reverse once you update.  Thus you won’t be able to return to any prior … Continue reading JBL Charge 5 Firmware Update Instructions



JBL Boombox Factory Reset Instructions

This post gives JBL Boombox factory reset instructions, that restore the speaker to its default factory settings. Factory resetting the Boombox restores it to fresh-out-of-the-box operation. It clears any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from  memory. Wiping old settings stops the BT speaker from pairing to any close-by active Bluetooth devices. Also, you might factory reset … Continue reading JBL Boombox Factory Reset Instructions



Link Spotify to Google Home Mini Instructions

If you’re a Spotify streaming service subscription holder, you can now listen to your playlists and request songs from the Spotify library to play on your Google Home Mini smart speaker. Here, we demo how to Link Spotify to Google Home Mini, with step by step instructions with lots of screenshots. However, Google Home will … Continue reading Link Spotify to Google Home Mini Instructions



Chromecast Audio Factory Reset Instructions

Here, we offer our Chromecast Audio factory reset instructions.  Factory resetting restores this unit to factory default state.   Often, a reset fixes any strange errors you might see on the Audio Chromecast from Google.  Plus, it also erases any WiFi network info stored on the unit. Thus, a reset ensures that the Chromecast will not … Continue reading Chromecast Audio Factory Reset Instructions



JBL Charge 3 Factory Reset Instructions

These JBL Charge 3 factory reset instructions detail how to factory reset your JBL Charge 3 power bank speaker to its default settings. Resetting restores this speaker to factory default, fresh-out-of-the-box state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops the Charge 3 from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Factory Reset Instructions