You can use simple commands to control your smart home devices connected to Alexa.
|To do this...||Say this...|
|Turn on / off your smart home device (excludes smart home cameras)||
"Turn on / off [smart home device / group name]."
|Turn on / off a scene
Tip: Create and manage smart home scenes through the smart home device manufacturer's companion app. Scene names show in the Alexa app in the Smart Home section.
"Turn on / off [scene / group name]."
|Set the brightness (for compatible lights)||
"Set [smart home device / group name] to [##]%."
"Brighten / dim [smart home device / group name]."
|Set the color and shades of white (for compatible lights)||
"Set the light to blue."
"Set the light to soft white."
"Make the light warmer/cooler."
|Control a thermostat||
"Set [smart home device / group name] temperature to [##] degrees."
"[Increase / decrease] the [smart home device / group name] temperature."
|Check your thermostat||
"What's the temperature in here?"
"What's my thermostat set to?"
|Change your fan speed||
"Set my bedroom fan to [##]%."
|Control a door lock||
"Is the [back / front] door locked?"
"Lock the [back / front] door."
|Show your smart home device camera feed||
"Show [camera name]."
|Check your contact sensor||
"Is the [smart home device] open?"
"Did I close my [smart home device]?"
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