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How to connect Alexa to Wi-Fi without the app
Some people wonder how to connect alexa to wifi without the app or even if this is possible. The truth is that it is possible, but it is a bit more complicated, which makes it less practical.
Generally, when someone buys a smart speaker with Alexa, when it comes to configuring it, it will be necessary to use the app to do so. This is quite normal and is the easiest way to set up Alexa.
In this article, we are going to explain how to connect alexa to wifi without the app without dying trying. The truth is that it is simpler than you think, but many are unaware of this possibility. So if you want to set up your Alexa, but don't want to download the app, don't worry, we'll walk you through all the necessary steps.
How to connect Alexa to Wi-Fi without the app in a simple way
In the event that for whatever reason, you are unable to connect Alexa to a WiFi network via the app, you can still do so from the official website. Next, we are going to talk about the main things you should take into consideration.
Access the official website alexa.amazon.com, you can do this from any browser.
Once inside, you must log in to your Amazon account. If you do not have an account, you can create a new one. If you already have it, just enter your username and password to start.
Now you will have to access the settings tab on the left sidebar.
Within the settings, select “set up a new device”.
Later, you must choose the type of device you want to configure.
At this point, you'll need to turn on the device if you haven't already.
The light on the device will turn orange.
Now you must connect to the WiFi network that will appear in the format of "Amazon-XXX". You can do this from your mobile device or computer.
Now in the browser, you must click on “continue” and you will see that the device will now be connected to Alexa.
You will be able to see the different WiFi networks available, and you will have to choose the one you want to connect to. Enter the password and click “connect”.
That's all, now you just have to wait for the device to connect to the selected WiFi network and that's it. As simple as that, you will have configured Alexa without having to use the mobile application.