We all have certainly heard about Amazon’s smart product ‘Amazon Echo’. Well, there are some hidden features inside it which people are not aware of. According to the recent research, it has been found out that more than 70% of Amazon Echo users are not using the device to the fullest. Today, we are going to discuss one such feature which you might not know. The name of this feature is ‘Booming panel’. You can control all the functionalities of your echo with this panel on the screen.
Why it is required?
Amazon Echo is a voice-enabled a device that works according to your voice commands. You can speak anything to it through the Array of mic available on the top head. There is a voice assistant ‘Alexa’ installed in it which will reply to your queries and commands. This all is done with the help of internet connection enabled on the device. Your device must be connected to the smartphone or tablet from where it will fetch the data according to your query. You can check the latest movies, weather, and news through virtual assistant ‘Alexa’.
As discussed earlier, you need a device to connect to Amazon Echo from where it will get your previous search history and fetch recommendations for future accordingly. The most important thing is Amazon App. It should be installed in your phone which is connected to the Echo. If you don’t want to connect to the app, then you can use web-interfacing from your computer browser.
Today, we are going to suggest some tips to control echo through Web-interface.
How to access Echo wirelessly?
First of all, you need to open a browser from your computer and enter the Amazon echo official URL in the URL address space. Enter Alexa.setup.com in the space and hit ‘Enter’.
Once your computer gets connected to Alexa, all the activities will start displaying on the screen. From here, you can open any menu and add other menus according to your preference.
All those features available on Echo app can be accessed from the Web interface. Everything is same except the screen size. You will find that even the theme colors and color combinations of text are same on the web-based interface.
To control the playback functions, you need to go to the top of the screen. You can change the song and play the movie of your choice from the home screen. Hove the mouse to the particular option and press the left button of it.
If you want to shop online, then you can start adding the items in the cart by entering the login details in the Amazon account. You can get the items delivered at home by placing the order from the screen itself. All the payment, as well as address details, will get confirmed from the screen only.
All the latest updates related to the technology or other stuff can be fetched online on a computer through this web-based interface. In case you find any problem in getting the stuff for a particular field, you can contact Amazon echo support.
Conclusion: At last we can conclude with the point that you can control the Amazon smart device not only with the app but with the web-interface as well. The features and functions will remain the same on both the platforms.