How to Change Your Wifi for Alexa

1. Open your Alexa app on your device and select Settings from the menu at the bottom of the screen.

2. Select Network and then Wi-Fi. You’ll see a list of all available networks in range, including both public networks and those shared by friends or family members.

3. Choose your desired network from this list, enter its password when prompted, and wait for Alexa to connect to it successfully.

4. Once connected, you can test out voice commands or stream music with no further setup required!

  • Unplug your Alexa device from its power source and from any external audio devices
  • Open the Alexa app on your mobile device or web browser, and sign in to your account if necessary
  • Select “Settings” at the bottom of the main menu, then choose “Device Settings”
  • Find and select your Alexa device from the list that appears, then select “Change Wi-Fi Network”
  • Select the name of your new Wi-Fi network from the list that appears, enter its password when prompted, then tap “Connect”
  • Wait for Alexa to confirm it has successfully connected to your new Wi-Fi network before plugging in your speaker again

How To Change Your Amazon Echo Wifi Network (Works for all Echos/Gens)

How Do I Change My Alexa Wi-Fi Without the App?

Changing the Wi-Fi network for your Alexa device without using the app is possible, but it may require a bit of technical know-how. To start, you’ll need to locate and access the router page settings through an internet browser on your computer or mobile device. Once inside, look for a section labeled “Network” or “Wireless Network”.

Here you should be able to change the name of your current WiFi network as well as enter in its new password. Make sure you save any changes before exiting out of this page.

After that, all that’s left is to disconnect then reconnect your Alexa device from its power source and wait until it connects automatically to the new Wi-Fi network with its updated information.

How Do I Connect My Alexa to Wi-Fi?

Connecting your Alexa device to Wi-Fi is a simple process. First, you’ll need to launch the Alexa app on your smartphone or tablet and select the “Settings” option. From there, choose the “Set Up A New Device” button and follow the instructions that appear on screen.

You’ll then be prompted to enter your Wi-Fi network name and password in order to connect your device. Once connected, you’ll be able to use voice commands with Alexa and start using all of its features!

Why Won’T My Alexa Connect to My New Wi-Fi?

If you’ve just changed your Wi-Fi router, it can take Alexa a few moments to recognize the new network. In order for Alexa to connect to your new Wi-Fi network, it needs a valid SSID (network name) and password.

To make sure you have entered them correctly, double-check that they are correct in the app or web page setup of your router.

If everything is correct but Alexa still won’t connect, try unplugging both the power source and ethernet cable from your router for 10 seconds before plugging them back in again.

You may also need to reset Alexa if all else fails by pressing and holding down the action button on top of Echo device until you hear a sound notification saying “Restarting”.

How Do I Reset My Alexa?

If you need to reset your Alexa, there are a few steps you can take. First, power off your device by pressing and holding the microphone on/off button for five seconds. Second, unplug the power adapter from both ends – from the wall socket and from the device itself.

Finally, plug it back in and wait until all lights are illuminated before pressing the microphone on/off button to turn it back on again. This should reset Alexa so that you can set up your Echo or other compatible devices again with fresh settings.

How Do I Connect Alexa to New Wifi Without App?

Connecting your Alexa device to a new wifi network without using the Alexa app is possible, but requires some extra steps.

First, you need to connect the Echo device itself directly to the new router via an Ethernet cable. Once connected, open up your web browser and enter ‘’ in the address bar (or whatever IP address is specific for that router).

From there you can log in with your credentials and change the wireless settings so that it matches those of your new wifi network.

Finally, unplug the cable from both devices and allow several minutes for them to establish a connection before trying out any voice commands on Alexa!


In conclusion, setting up Alexa with your WiFi network can be a simple and rewarding process. With the help of this guide, you should now know how to change or update your WiFi settings in order to connect Alexa to your home network. Once connected, you will have access to all of Alexa’s helpful features and abilities- so get ready to explore!

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