Alexa’s functionality depends on the internet accessibility. So one of the primary things is to connect Alexa to Wi-Fi in your home when this smart speaker arrives. The same thing corresponds to the situation when you set up a new network.
Setting it up sounds like a hard task, but with this article by Howly paramount experts in the IoT domain, it will be like a piece of cake. It will show you the shortest route to Alexa Wi-Fi setup and everything connected.
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The app is the shortest way. Use only the original app to avoid scams. Watch the full route below:
If you can’t find your device, move to the previous tab and pick All Devices. If it doesn’t help, look for the solution in the troubleshooting section below.
Remember to give your Alexa time to connect. It will notify you when it finishes. An alternative way to connect Alexa to the internet is via a browser. Here’s how.
Here’s how to use any browser for connecting Alexa to Wi-Fi:
The pop-up message Your computer is connected means your Alexa device is connected. Test Alexa with any question about the weather, for instance, to check the connection.
There are multiple choices to fix the situation:
For 20 seconds, hit the Microphone and Volume down buttons. The light will go off and on. It depicts that the resetting is successful, and you can proceed.
Move to the app, and pick your device and the network. Hit Change. Your device must be powered in and illuminated with an orange light to go into setup mode. Choose the preferable network from the list. Enter the password. You’re in.
Try a restart as the most common way to connect Alexa to internet. For this, wait about 10 seconds with the device unplugged.
A smart speaker is a wonderful helper for many people. However, it demands a Wi-Fi signal to showcase its full potential. We described in this post how to connect your Alexa to Wi-Fi through an app or a browser.
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