Download the Alexa App by clicking https://www.amazon.com/meetalexa

You can download the Alexa App from supported App store of your device i.e. For Android, download the Alexa from Google Play Store or, For MAC, download the Alexa from Apple Store or, you can download the App directly from the Apple Store.

All you need to take care of is that your device is fulfilling the minimum requirements of downloading the app.

You can download the Alexa App for:
  • Android 5.0 or higher version.

  • MS Windows 10 computer or desktop.

  • iOS 9.0 or higher version.

  • Kindle OS 3.0 or higher version.

Download the Alexa App

Alexa App and Echo Setup

You can download the Alexa App from supported App store of your device i.e. For Android, download the Alexa from Google Play Store or, For MAC, download the Alexa from Apple Store or, you can download the App directly from the Apple Store.

All you need to take care of is that your device is fulfilling the minimum requirements of downloading the app.

Alexa App and Echo Setup
Here are the simple steps you need to follow the complete Amazon Echo setup with Alexa app:
  • First of all, turn on your Echo device.

  • Connect your smartphone or tablet to the same network to which your Echo device is connected.

  • Open the Alexa app and go to the setting menu. Here, you need to click on ‘ Set up a new device’ option.

  • Now, you may require to provide the login details of your Amazon Account.

  • Choose your wireless network and get connected by entering the password.

Setup Complete! You are all set to use your smart voice assistant on Echo.

Alexa Setup for Android

Just like Google Assistant on a smartphone device, you can also use the Alexa on your smartphone as a personal voice assistant. After all! It is worth trying.  You can download the Alexa App on your Android device and set it as your default assistant.

Steps to set up the Alexa App for Android:
  • Open your google play store.

  • Search the Alexa app and download it. Let the app get installed on your device, it will hardly take 2 or 3 minutes.

  • Once the installation is complete, click on the open button appearing on your screen.

  • After opening the Alexa App, a small blue button will appear at the bottom of your screen. This is Alexa button, you have to click on this button to grant the permissions.

  • Click the ‘Allow’ button and allow Alexa to track location and record the audio.

  • Click the ‘Done’ button.

  • Alexa is all set to listen to your commands.

  • Choose your WIFI network from the list of available networks.

  • Start talking to the Alexa once the blue bar appears to the bottom of the screen.

Your Alexa Setup for Android device is now complete. Now, let Alexa perform different tasks for you.

Alexa Setup for Android

Alexa Setup for Windows

Just like you use the Alexa app on your Android devices, you can also set up the Alexa for your Windows 10 PC and start using it as a virtual assistant that handles your different tasks.  Before you Set Up Alexa, you need to make sure that your system has Windows 10 operating system installed

Alexa Setup for Windows
Here are the steps you need to follow to set up the Alexa for Windows:
  • Turn on your Echo Device by providing it the power supply. Wait till the ring light turns the orange.

  • Open any web browser such as Google Chrome or Firefox and type alexa.amazon.com  in the address bar. Hit the enter button.

  • Here, you need to enter your Login credentials, if required.

  • Your Echo Device must be showing the Alexa App.

  • From your Echo device, press the Action button and hold it for about 5 seconds.

  • Again, open the web app and go the Settings menu.

  • Select ‘Setup a new device’ option.

  • Choose your Echo device model number.

  • Select your wireless network and click on the ‘Connect’ option to complete the process.

Wait for few seconds and after that, you are all set to give your voice commands to Alexa. Now, you Alexa device will able to handle all the functions of your Windows 10 PC efficiently. For managing the Alexa Settings, you can use the Alexa Web app.

Download Alexa App and Setup Echo device.

Alexa Setup for MAC

  • Instead of Siri, you can use the Alexa as a virtual assistant on your Mac and Alexa will follow all your given commands. So, let’s have a look at how you can set up the Alexa App for your Mac device.

  • Start by downloading and installing the Alexa App on your for Mac Device from iTunes store.

  • To set up the Alexa App, select the similar network on MAC to which you have connected the Echo device.

  • After installation, login to your Amazon Account. In case you do not have an Amazon Account, create the one.

  • Start pairing the smart devices at your home with Alexa app.

  • You can adjust the settings in the app.

Alexa Setup for iOS

You can also set up the Alexa app on your iOS device and start using the Alexa app through the iPhone device.

Alexa Setup for iOS
Steps to set up Alexa for iOS:
  • Download the Alexa app from the app store and install it.

  • Once the app is successfully installed, open the App.

  • At the bottom of the screen, you will see the two main icons.

  • On the right side, there is a settings icon.

  • At the center of the screen, you will see the Alexa icon.

  • When you click on the icon, a pop-up will appear for the permission message to get the access.

  • Click on ‘Allow’ to grant permission.

  • Click on the done button and proceed further to complete the setup process.

  • Now, when the tap on the ‘Alexa’ icon, a voice assistant will show up who listens to all your voice commands.

So, you are all set to use the Alexa App for your iOS device.

How to connect Alexa to WiFi devices?

With the help of Alexa App, you are able to perform the different jobs like a thermostat, home automation and many more just through the voice commands.  Amazon Alexa is compatible with almost every WIFi device. Though, different devices may need to follow the different steps to connect to the Amazon Alexa.

Below mentioned are some general steps that you can follow while connecting any new WiFi device to Amazon Alexa:
  • Plugin in your device. Now, set your device to an integration mode.

  • Open the Amazon Alexa app and look for the left panel navigation option.

  • click the ‘ Settings’ tab.

  • Select ‘Set up a new device’ option.

  • Choose your device.

  • Now using your device to take action, if necessary to connect.

  • Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the connectivity process.

  • Once the process is completed, you will get a message on your device stating that your device is successfully connected the Alexa.

To make sure that everything is working fine, command your Alexa App to perform any job. If Alexa follows your commands then it means that your device is successfully connected.

In some of the cases, a manual setup may be needed to connect your device through the WiFi settings, but it’s very rare.