How to Connect the Amazon Echo Dot to your Laptop PC

If you want to use your Echo Dot for more advanced tasks, like controlling your laptop or computer, you will be able to. In this post, we’ll show you how to connect your Echo Dot to your laptop. We’ll use it as a voice activated remote control for your speaker or stereo.

How to Connect the Amazon Echo Dot to a PC

  1. Power on your Echo Dot.
  2. Use the microphone on your Echo Dot to say, “Alexa, enable PC-access.” .
  3. If you have an Android device, you’ll be taken to the home screen. If you have an iPhone, you’ll be taken to the home screen and asked to enable PC-access. If you have an iPad, you’ll be taken to a prompt where you’ll be asked to turn it on. It will then open you Safari browser.
  4. From the home screen, tap on the “My devices” tab.
  5. Tap on the “Enable PC-access” toggle.
  6. Tap on the “OK” button to confirm.
  7. You’ll be asked to set up your laptop. Tap on the “Create a new device” button and follow the instructions.

Echo Dot (4th Gen, 2020 release) | Smart speaker with Alexa

Connect Alexa to your Speaker:

If you have a speaker already set up, you can connect the Echo Dot to it by following the same steps.

Install Alexa App

If you have an Android device, you can install the Alexa app from Google Play. If you have an iPhone, you can install the Alexa app from Apple’s App Store. If you have an iPad, you can install the Alexa app from Apple’s App Store.

If you’re on Apple devices, the Alexa app will be installed automatically.

How to connect to your Amazon Echo Dot on PC & Mac .

From the Alexa app on your iOS or Android device, tap on the menu icon in the top-right corner of your screen.

  • Tap on “Settings.” .
  • Tap on “Device control.” .
  • Tap on “Add a device.” .
  • Tap on “Add PC-access device.” .
  • In the PC-access device settings, tap on “Trust this computer.” .
  • Tap on “Add PC-access device” again.
  • Add your laptop’s Wi-Fi name and password to the Alexa app.

How to Connect the Amazon Echo Dot to a Laptop

We will show you how to connect your Amazon Echo Dot to a laptop, so you can use it as a voice-activated remote control. .

Amazon Echo Dot is a small, wireless voice-controlled speaker. It’s one of my favorite gadgets. I use it in my kitchen to control my smart home devices and in my bedroom to control my alarm clock.

But while it’s great to control your home devices with your voice, it has a few limitations. .You can’t control your computer, you can’t play music or any media on Amazon’s Prime Music service.

But what if you want to connect your Echo Dot to your laptop? .

You can connect your Echo Dot to the computer and use it as a remote control. You can use the Echo Dot to control your computer. You can use it to play music. And you can use it to play music from Amazon’s Prime Music service.

Connect Echo Dot with Speakers

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to connect your Echo Dot to a laptop so you can use it as a voice-activated remote control. .

Let’s start by connecting the Echo Dot to your laptop.

HOW TO CONNECT THE ECHO DOT TO YOUR LAPTOP .

Adjust the Sound Settings:

In order to connect your Echo Dot’s micro Bluetooth module to your computer’s audio port you’ll need to adjust some audio settings on your computer. .

First you’ll need to set your computer to play audio through a Dot. You’ll need to tweak some audio settings on your computer.

  • To do that, we’ll need to set up the Echo Dot to play through your computer’s audio output.
  • To do that, you’ll need to connect the Echo Dot to your computer using a standard USB cable.
  • Then, you’ll need to open the Sound Settings window in your computer’s Control Panel.
  • Select the Output tab and then click the Advanced Settings button.
  • Check the box that says, “My computer’s audio output should be used for audio playing”.
  • Then, click OK.

Now that your Echo Dot will work wirelessly, we’ll have to fix what’s wrong with your Wi-Fi setup. .

How to Adjust the Speakers of an Echo Dot

If you want to control your computer using your Echo Dot you’ll need to adjust the volume inside the Echo Dot.

As you can see in the image above the set of speakers each Echo comes with have labels at the top for left, right and middle positions. The top speaker is labeled with the word “T” Each speaker is labeled with a number: 1, 2, and 3.

As an example, if you want a speaker on one side of your laptop or computer, you should adjust the volume on the left.

Use the Device as a Speakerphone

By default, the speakers on your Echo Dot are set to middle position. You can use the device app to adjust the speakers to one of the other positions.

To adjust the speakers, follow these steps: .

  1. From the Alexa app on your iOS or Android device, open the Device app.
  2. Tap the Echo Dot icon in the upper-left corner of the Device app.
  3. Tap the speaker you want to adjust.
  4. Tap the plus sign on the speaker.
  5. Tap the speaker position you want to use.
  6. Tap the speaker’s name to confirm the adjustment.
  7. Tap the speaker’s name again to confirm the adjustment.
  8. Tap the speaker’s name a third time to confirm the adjustment.
  9. Tap Settings on the Device app to confirm the adjustment.

Increase Audio Output Volume

  • To increase the audio volume, you adjust the speaker to the left position.
  • If you want to decrease the audio volume, adjust the speaker to the right position.
  • To decrease the audio volume, you change the speaker to its right position.

HOW TO CONNECT YOUR ECHO DOT TO YOUR LAPTOP

This article will teach you how to connect your Echo Dot to your laptop or computer via Wi-Fi. This way you can control your laptop.

To connect your Echo Dot to your laptop, you’ll need a Wi-Fi network connection.

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