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The collection of alexa commands part 1

by iainhendry

In this article we present you with a list of useful Alexa related commands split into various different categories

ALEXA BASICS – master these first of all

Alexa, help.
Alexa, mute.
Alexa, unmute.
Alexa, sNext.
Alexa, set volume to [5].
Alexa, louder.
Alexa, softer.
Alexa, turn up the volume.
Alexa, turn down the volume.
Alexa, volume [1-10].
Alexa, enable [skill].
Alexa, disable [skill].
Alexa, open [skill].

Alarms & Timers.

Alexa, set an alarm for [8 a.m.].
Alexa, wake me up at [8 in the morning].
Alexa, set a repeating alarm for [weekdays at 8 a.m.].
Alexa, timer.
Alexa, set a timer for [30 minutes].
Alexa, set a [second] timer for [5 minutes].
Alexa, how much time is left on the [pizza] timer?
Alexa, what are my timers? Alexa, cancel the [pizza] timer.
Alexa, cancel the [30 minute timer].
Alexa, what time is it?
Alexa, what’s the date?
Alexa, when’s my next alarm?
Alexa, cancel my alarm for [8 a.m.]
Alexa, snooze.
Alexa, when is [holiday] this year?



Alexa, pair. Alexa, Bluetooth.
Alexa, connect to my phone.
Alexa, disconnect from my phone.
Alexa, connect to my speaker.
Alexa, disconnect from my speaker.
Alexa, discover my devices.



Alexa, what’s on my calendar?
Alexa, what’s on the calendar [this weekend].
Alexa, what is my next appointment?
Alexa, create a new appointment.
Alexa, add [event] to my calendar for [day] at [time].
Alexa, add an event to my calendar.
Alexa, what’s on the schedule?
Alexa, how many days until [date]?
Alexa, how many days until [holiday]?
Alexa, when is the first day of [season]?
Alexa, when does daylight savings time start?
Alexa, when is the next full moon?

Calls & Messaging.

Alexa, call [name].
Alexa, call [###-####].
Alexa, answer the call.
Alexa, answer.
Alexa, hang up.
Alexa, end the call.
Alexa, message [name].
Alexa, send [name] a message.
Alexa, play messages.
Alexa, drop in on [room/location].
Alexa, drop in on [name].


Entertainment & Food.

Alexa, what movies are playing?
Alexa, what [genre] movies are playing [future time]?
Alexa, find me a nearby [pizza] restaurant.
Alexa, what is the IMDb rating for [movie or TV show]?
Alexa, who plays in [movie or TV show]?
Alexa, who plays [character] in [movie or TV show]?
Alexa, what was [actor]’s first movie?
Alexa, what is [actor]’s latest movie?
Alexa, how many Oscars has [actor] won?
Alexa, give me a [title] quote.
Alexa, tell me about the movie, [title].
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