How to set up alexa echo

Do you wonder how to set up Alexa Echo? Well!  This post can help you.  By setting up the Alexa Echo smart speaker you can enter into a whole new and exciting world of smart automation, powerful home security, music streaming,  smart search engine capabilities and a lot more.  With multiple smart features and powerful potential, you can turn your home into a smart place where most of the things can be done by just giving the voice commands to Alexa.  In this post,  we are going to tell you how to set up Alexa Echo. So, let move to the next point and learn about the setup process.

How to set up Alexa Echo?

Following are the step-by-step instructions for  setting up Alexa device:

To set up your Amazon Echo device you can download the Alexa app on any smartphone, iOS, computer all laptop. If you are downloading the application on your Android or iOS device, you can download it from the supported application store. If you are downloading it on your computer, visit and download the application on your device.

Echo Dot Setup

Plugin Alexa Echo

Plugin your Amazon Echo device to the power outlet to turn it on. When you turn on the device you will see the light blue ring light on the device which means your device is connected. Now, wait until the light turns to the orange which means your device is ready for the setup.

Connect Echo device to the Wi-Fi through application

After this, you have to connect the Alexa Echo device to the home network for the Alexa setup. Once you have connected to the Wi-Fi network, you will get an option to save the wireless password to Amazon which makes it easy for you to connect the smartphone appliances. you can also connect your Eco device to the public network, but in that case, the password would not be saved on Amazon.

Talk to Alexa

To get started, say the wake word. By default the wake word is Alexa. If you want to change the wake word, you can simply tell your Alexa echo device to change the wake word by giving a voice command ” Alexa, change the wake word”. 

You can also change the wake word from the Alexa app. In your application, Go to the Help and Feedback section and choose the option ‘change the wake word’. You can change wake word to ‘Echo’, ‘Amazon’, or ‘Computer’. 

It is not allowed to customise the wake word for Alexa or call her by the name of your choice, you have to choose the way forward from the provided options.

We hope that after following these simple guidelines you would able to complete the Alexa setup for your Amazon Echo device. These instructions are very simple and let you complete the setup process within the few minutes. However, if you are unable to do so or there is any other query you would like to clear, contact the Alexa help team and avail the instant assistance to complete the process.