Step #1) Download the Amazon Alexa App (details below)
Step #2) Enable Skill
Most who are familiar with Echo divices, will know this process.
- Go to the menu, and select Skills. Or, go to the AlexaSkills store on the Amazon website: https://www.amazon.com/skills.
- When you find a skillyou want to use (ex: Thunder 104.5, select it to open the skill details.
- Select the Enable Skilloption, or ask Alexa to open the skill.
- OR use the Voice Command saying “Alexa, ENABLE thunder one oh four point five SKILL“
Step #3) Activate the Skill
To activate the skill you will say “Alexa, play thunder one oh four point five”
To stop you will say “Alexa, stop”
Download the Amazon Alexa App
Note: The Alexa app is only available for download from U.S. app stores.
The Alexa app is available on mobile devices with:
- Fire OS 3.0 or higher
- Android 5.0 or higher
- iOS 9.0 or higher
You can also go to https://alexa.amazon.com from Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Internet Explorer (10 or higher) on your Wi-Fi enabled computer.
Go to the app store on your mobile device and search for “Alexa app,”or select a link below:
Note: The Alexa app should automatically download to Alexa-enabled Fire tablets. If your Fire tablet is not an Alexa-enabled device, it won’t support Alexa interactions even if the Alexa app is downloaded to the device.
To check for updates, go to the app store on your mobile device and search for “Alexa app.” If an update is available, tap the Update button. If you don’t see the Update button, you’re on the latest version of the Alexa app.
To learn how to use the app, go to Amazon Alexa App Basics.