It is very easy to Setup Amazon Echo (1st, 2nd, 3rd generations) in a few simple steps. First, you have to Download Alexa App for Amazon Alexa Setup or you can also visit alexa.amazon.com.
To set up, the device you need to placed it in a central location of the home. At least eight inches away from windows and walls.
The device can be placed anywhere- in your living room, on the kitchen counter or on your bedroom nightstand.
Step by Step Guides to Download Alexa App
Download Alexa App and How to sign in?
Alexa app for Amazon Echo setup is available free of cost and can be easily set up on your device to manage alarms, shopping lists, music and more.
Alexa App is compatible with tablets and phones with:
- Android 4.4 or higher
- iOS 8.0 or higher
- Fire OS 3.0 or higher
You can Click on Alexa.amazon.com to download Alexa App. Alexa.amazon.com can be downloaded from Chrome, Safari, Microsoft Edge, Firefox or Internet Explorer.
You can download Alexa app from a mobile phone, just open the app store and search for “Alexa App”. Select the application and download it within minutes.
2. Turning on Amazon Echo
The Amazon Echo needs to be plugged into the power adapter and then to the power outlet.
The light on the Amazon Echo can be seen turning blue and then orange. You will be greeted by Amazon Echo after the light turns orange.
3. Connect Echo to Wi-Fi Network for Setup
The app contains the guided instructions that will help in establishing the connection with the Wi-Fi network. With that, you can easily Connect Your Echo to Wi-Fi for Setup Echo.
Tip: In case you encounter problems in connecting with the Wi-Fi network, then you can call us Toll-Free 1-888-381-1555 or unplug the device and again plug it into the power outlet in order to restart it.
If the problem persists, just reset the Amazon Echo to the factory settings and try to set to up all over again. For more information on this, follow Reset Your Echo device or call on 1-888-381-1555 for instant help.
4.Talking to Alexa
Once your device is ready to use, you can give instructions to it. Just to get started with it, say “wake word” clearly to the device.
By default, this wake word is set to Alexa. This wake word can be changed easily by going to the menu in the Alexa App and selecting Alexa devices. Just click on the Echo device and then select Wake word.
This change in the wake word can also be done by voice. Just say “change the wake word” and see your instruction being followed.