JBL Xtreme Reset Button Location, Where to Find It

Here, we show the JBL Xtreme reset button location and give a short lesson on how to use it. Press a button duo to reset the Xtreme back to factory default settings.  But unlike some other BT portable speakers, there’s no single button on the Xtreme named   Reset.  Instead, it turns out that to reset … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Reset Button Location, Where to Find It





How to Tell if JBL Xtreme is Charging

How to tell if JBL Xtreme is charging?  Well, this Bluetooth speaker, with its HUGE power bank, has a lone row of small LED lamps across its pedestal, as shown in the pictures following.  These lamps tell battery level status.  To see if this speaker is charging, examine these to see Xtreme charging going on … Continue reading How to Tell if JBL Xtreme is Charging





How to Connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone Instructions

This post illustrates how to connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone, a reasonably simple process once you know how to get to the various iOS screens. With your speaker shut off (Power button dark), run through this routine to pair your Xtreme to an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch iOS based device. We’re using an iPad Air … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone Instructions





Finding JBL Xtreme Firmware Version Instructions

Here, we give finding JBL Xtreme speaker firmware version instructions.  This is the version that this portable Bluetooth speaker is currently running. Knowing this number helps JBL support personnel wen fixing speaker problems.  This can aid them in troubleshooting speaker issues, bad behaviors, button lockups, pairing failures, and other problems. Note that in the JBL … Continue reading Finding JBL Xtreme Firmware Version Instructions





JBL Xtreme Charging Instructions, Speaker Charging Time

Follow these JBL Xtreme charging instructions for convenient recharging of this Bluetooth speaker via its  hidden DC input charging port, discussed below. JBL Xtreme Charging Instructions Summary In short, first, we recommend recharging the Xtreme with the included JBL charger. Why? Because this charger meets the speaker’s current requirements and is provided by JBL.  Presumably, JBL feels … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Charging Instructions, Speaker Charging Time





JBL Xtreme Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset

These hard reset instructions show the JBL Xtreme reset instructions,  for returning the Bluetooth speaker to its default factory settings. Resetting the JBL Xtreme restores this speaker to factory default state. Factory resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from the Xtreme’s memory. Clearing old settings stops the Xtreme from pairing to any nearby active … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset





JBL Xtreme Firmware Update Instructions

Here, we offer JBL Xtreme firmware update instructions for this great sounding portable Bluetooth speaker. This update can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, you cannot easily reverse it. You won’t be able to downgrade to the earlier firmware version once you complete this software upgrade. So, … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Firmware Update Instructions





JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Xtreme Alexa pairing instructions. They work for pairing the JBL Xtreme with Bluetooth enabled Echo smart speakers. And, since this pairing happens directly between the Xtreme and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to perform this pairing. JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions With your … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions





JBL Xtreme Pairing Instructions, Pairing Xtreme Speaker

This post gives JBL Xtreme speaker pairing instructions.  It shows pairing with iOS tablets and phone devices. But similar procedures work on Android devices also.  In short, with your speaker shut off (Power button dark), run through this routine to pair your Xtreme to a Bluetooth source device. We show this on an iPad Air … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Pairing Instructions, Pairing Xtreme Speaker





How to Charge JBL Xtreme Bluetooth Speaker

Here’s how to charge JBL Xtreme portable Bluetooth speaker through its  protected DC input power port and the included 19 volt power adapter. How to Charge JBL Xtreme Summary In short, first, we suggest that you charge the Xtreme with the included JBL charger. Why? Because this charger meets the speaker’s current needs, and is … Continue reading How to Charge JBL Xtreme Bluetooth Speaker