Just bought an Amazon Echo and it seems like a really cool device except for one rather funny problem: my daughter’s name is Alexandra and we call her “Alexa”. And Echo then starts listening to what we say.
Jan 16, 2017 · How to change Alexa’s name. Now, instead of saying “Alexa” to activate the speaker, you will have to speak either “Echo” or “Amazon,” depending on which wake word you choose.
How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Name. Current choices are, “Alexa…,” “Amazon…,” “Computer…,” and “Echo…” This word is the name you call out to wake up the voice assistant. The speaker then begins listening for a command. Calling Alexa’s name is how you “get her attention,” so to speak. This setting is not customizable beyond these choices; at least, not yet.
Amazon Echo. The device is capable of voice interaction, music playback, making to-do lists, setting alarms, streaming podcasts, playing audiobooks, and providing weather, traffic and other real-time information. It can also control several smart devices acting as a home automation hub.
Dec 14, 2018 · How to Change Alexa’s Name. Alexa is the name of the personal assistant that lives inside the Echo, Amazon’s smart speaker, which can tell you the news and weather, play music, turn on smart home devices, order you Lyft or a pizza, and much more. But if you tire of having to say “Alexa,” you can change the device’s settings
Author: Mike Prospero
Don’t forget: You can change the speaker’s name.
Amazon unveils a new version of the Echo Dot at an event on Sept. 20, 2018.
To change the identity of each of your Echo devices, you need to jump into the Settings either via the mobile Alexa app on your smartphone or by visiting alexa.amazon.com. Select your first Echo device to access the device settings. Scroll down to the “General” section and click on “Edit” next to the “Device name” entry. Rename the device.
How to use Amazon Echo speakers and Alexa as intercoms Lory Gil. 18 Aug 2017 0 With Amazon’s Echo speakers, you can set up multi-room intercoms and even Drop In on different rooms in the house. If you’re away from home or don’t have an Echo in the room you’re in, you can just use the Alexa app to call into another room. Tap Edit next to
21 Amazon Echo Tips You Should Definitely Know About. Welcome to the future, friend. *Echo* is the name of the device/hardware, You can also now get BuzzFeed News on your Amazon Echo.