Alexa App For Pc

How To Setup An Alexa App For Pc?

Don’t you know how to download the Alexa App For Pc? Apart from the smartphone, you can also download the Alexa app on your computer no matter whether it’s windows or mac. 

In this article, we will explain everything that will help you to control the smart home device with your PC. 

This guide is going to be very exciting and fun to learn. Hence, you have to be a little aware and patient. 

While doing the Alexa Setup with Pc, if you will face any kind of problem then let us know. Our experts will help you to fix any kind of Alexa issue.

How To Setup an Alexa App For PC?

We know that you are very excited about the Alexa Setup App. Let’s not increase your excitement much and jump to the Alexa App Setup quickly for your PC.

Setup an Alexa App For PC

  1. We hope that you have already downloaded the Alexa app on your Pc. 
  2. Click on the “start” tab and choose the “Alexa On Windows” application. 
  3. When you open the app, you will see ‘Setup Alexa” written on the screen. You have to click on it to set up the Alexa App For PC.
  4. Click on agree for all the terms and conditions given on the screen. 
  5. Choose all the settings that you want in your app and click on “Finish Setup”. 
  6. You don’t have to be worried about the settings as they can be changed later. 
  7. If you don’t have an Amazon account yet, create one by tapping on “Sign Up” or click on “sign-in”. 

You can now start using the Alexa App For PC just by saying its wake word. The default wake word could be “Alexa”, or “computer”. To start the app, you just have to select the Alexa On Windows icon on the screen. 

Information: We would like you to be aware of the fact that you can’t use some features On Alexa App On Pc

Let’s give you an example that you see the shopping list on the Amazon Alexa app for pc but you can’t edit it on the Pc. 

How Do I Pair A Windows Pc With The Amazon Echo Device?

We hope that you have successfully downloaded the Alexa App On PC. Now, let’s move in the direction of connecting the Echo device with the pc. 

  1. First, you have to log into the Amazon account. 
  2. In the left pane on the screen, click on “settings”. 
  3. From the list of devices given on the screen, choose your Echo device. 
  4. Click on “Bluetooth” 
  5. Select “Pair A New Device” and the Echo device will search all the devices nearby. 
  6. Open the search box given on your computer. 
  7. In the search box, type “Bluetooth” and open the settings. 
  8. You will now see a list of devices there, select the one you want to pair with the Alexa app. 

How To Connect An Echo Device With Mac?

We have told you above the steps that are required to download Alexa App For Mac and Windows. Now, if you are having a Mac and you want it to pair up with the Alexa, here are the steps. 

  1. First, you have to log into the Amazon account. 
  2. In the left pane on the screen, click on “settings”. 
  3. From the list of devices given on the screen, choose your Echo device. 
  4. Click on “Bluetooth” 
  5. Select “Pair A New Device” and the Echo device will search all the devices nearby. 
  6. Click on “connect” and then follow all the instructions provided on the screen. 
  7. Select “Apple Menu”, choose “system preferences” and then select “sound”. 
  8. Click on “output” and choose the device that belongs to you. 

This is how one can easily download Alexa App For Pc no matter if that’s Windows or Mac. In addition to that, we have also told you how to pair the Echo device with your Pc. 

Now, we will let you provide some Alexa skills that will really amaze you. Are you ready? 

How To Turn On Pc Via Alexa Device?

Let us clear you that you can turn on the switched-off Pc but you can wake it up if it’s on sleep or hibernating function. 

To do the same, you just need to enable the Wake on your LAN, connect the tasker with the IFTTT, and set up an IFTTT recipe via SMS on your computer and android device. 

1. Steps To Enable Wake On LAN
  • Type “device manager” in the search box given there and press enter. 
  • Double click on the “network adapters”. 
  • Double-tap on the name of your device. 
  • Go to the tap “power Management” and select all the checkboxes given there. 
  • From the “advanced tab”, select “wait for the link” and choose “ON” from the drop-down menu. 
  • Now, you have to select the “wake on the magic packet” and don’t forget to enable it from the drop-down menu. 
  • Click on OK. 
2. Steps To Create An IFTTT Recipe
  • First, you need to log into the IFTTT. 
  • Select “search” and then enter “Alexa trigger Pc”
  • Now, you just have to select the Alexa, Trigger On the PC, and applet. 
  • Enter the phrase into the desired space you need to turn on the PC, enter the mobile number and click on save. 
3. Steps To Connect IFTTT And Tasker

First, you need to download the tasker app and Wake on LAN app on your smartphone. 

  1. Now, connect the smartphone with the same network to which you have connected the PC. 
  2. Open the “wake on Lan” app and click on “+” from the lower right corner. From the list of devices given there choose your computer device. 
  3. From “Tasker” open the “tasks” panel. 
  4. To add a new task, tap on “+” and don’t forget to give a name to your task. 
  5. Click on the “+” again and choose the “plugin”. Click on “wake on Lan”. 
  6. Tap on the option of “edit” and then choose your computer device from the list given there. 
  7. From the profile panel, choose “event”. 
  8. Click on “phone” to receive the confirmation text. 
  9. Find your own contact information and do select it. 

You have finally completed this whole task successfully. Now, you can easily control your Pc via Alexa. 

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Final Words For You

In the end, it can be said that Alexa is a very versatile technical device that can even pair with your PC. To do so, you first need to download the Amazon Alexa App For Pc and that’s what we have told you in the guide.

We have also told you how to pair the Windows and Mac Pc with the Alexa device. While reading this guide if you are dealing with any kind of issue then let us know. We are a team of technicians who is ready to fix any kind of glitches.

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