How to Setup the Echo Dot 3rd Gen Device?

The compact Echo Dot third Generation device comes with more convenient features and smart services. You can do anything using the voice instructions after the Echo Dot 3rd Gen Setup; all you need is to use the Wake word before the command. The Echo Dot setup is easy. So, if you have purchased a brand-new Echo Dot device and want to set it up, read on and find the simple steps to do the task. 

Echo Dot Third Generation Setup: Guidelines To Follow

Download Alexa App

Firstly, you need to download the Alexa app on your device. You can find the Alexa app on any supported app store on your device. If you are using Alexa for the first time, you need to log in with the Amazon account. If you already have the Alexa app, then make sure that the application is up to date. 

Plugin Echo Dot

Plugin the Echo Dot device to the power outlet. When you turn on the device, the ring light on the Echo Dot will turn Blue. Your device will now be ready to connect to the WiFi. 

Prepare To Add a New Device

In the Alexa app, check for the ‘Devices’ option, you can find this option on the bottom right corner of your screen. From the ‘Devices’ section, you will get to know when you can complete the device setup. To add Echo Dot, tap on the upper-right corner and there you will see the (+) icon. Hit the icon and a sub-menu will appear on your device. Choose the ‘Add Device’ option. 

Select the Echo Dot device

Now, Alexa will ask you the device type you want to set up. Choose your Echo Dot version to set up. After this, you can see the list of available devices, choose your model and continue with the setup process.

When the Echo Dot device is working, it glows blue. But, if your device is glowing orange, it means it is in the setup mode. 

Add Network Information

Alexa will direct you to the setup guide from where you can find all the information. The process will not take long, although, you need to make sure that you have an active internet connection for the proper functioning of the Alexa Echo Dot. 

Connect Alexa To WiFi

Your Alexa device will not work unless you connect it to the WiFi network. So, connect it to the WiFi and start using the smart services offered by Alexa.

We hope that with the help of the above steps, you will be able to complete the Echo Dot 3rd Gen Setup for your device. The mentioned instructions are simple and easy. But, if you still have a doubt or you are unable to complete the task on your own, get in touch with the experts. The professionals will give you the best advice to fix the problem and make sure that you have the desired experience of using the Echo Dot services.