How to Restart Alexa Step by Step

Everything can go wrong it’s a true talk forever. Same we can tell about your smart digital assistant Alexa. If your Alexa goes wrong you can fix it by resetting it. In this article, I will show you How to Reset Alexa Step by Step.

Many of us had been tried to restart Alexa but it hadn’t worked properly or you are getting tensed by thinking about how you can restart Alexa. Luckily the process is so simple and quick. So friends let’s start.




How to Reset Alexa Step by Step

There we have many ways to Reset Alexa.but the way you reset your Amazon Echo varies counting on which model you’ve got. In this article, I have mentioned several methods of Resetting Alexa. It can be similar to different Alexa devices.

How to Reset Alexa by using the Alexa app

You can reset your Amazon Echo (Alexa) by using the Alexa app on your smartphone or tablet whatever you have. So the steps are:




How to Reset Alexa by using the Alexa app

How to Reset Alexa by using the Alexa app

1.Open the Alexa App on your laptop, mobile, or tablet. It has a light-weight blue icon with a white circle thereonyou’ll reset your Amazon Echo using the Alexa app or using the acceptable button combination on the Echo device.

2. Now tap ”devices”.It is located in the lower-right corner of the Alexa app.

3.After tap it will show you options. Above them, you have to tap Echo & Devices”. It’s the icon that resembles an Alexa Echo at the top of the screen.

4. The “Echo & Devices” menu displays a list of all your Amazon Echo devices. Tapwhichever one you want to reset.

5.Now scroll down to the bottom of the menu and tapSw in ”Factory Reset”. This displays a pop-up of confirmation.

6.Tap ”Factory Reset” again.




This confirms that you simply want to reset your Amazon Echo and resets it. Your account information has been wiped from the device. If you would like to sell it or provides it away, you’ll unplug it now. you’ll also re-activate it using the mobile app.

How to Reset Alexa by buttons on the Echo speaker

Resetting an Amazon Echo varies depending on the type of device it is – and that’s even true for the different generations of the same model. So here I am going to show you how to reset Alexa in different generations of the same model.




How to Reset Alexa by buttons on the Echo speaker

How to Reset Alexa by buttons on the Echo speaker

First-generation Echo device: To reset your first-generation Echo device, use a fastener (or something similar) to press and hold the push buttonawait the sunshine ring to show off and on again.

Second-generation or third-generation Echo device: To reset your second generation or third generation Echo device, press and hold the Microphone Off and Volume down buttons at an equivalent time. Wait until the sunshine ring turns orange, which should take around 20 seconds.




How to Reset Alexa by using an Amazon Echo Show

Another fantastic way to Reset Alexa is by using an Amazon Echo Show. For this the steps are:

How to Reset Alexa by using an Amazon Echo Show

How to Reset Alexa by using an Amazon Echo Show

1.Swipe down from the top of the screen. This will display the menu bar at the top of the screen.

2. Tap the ”Setting” option.  It is located in the menu bar at the highest of the screen in the upper-right corner. it’s an icon that resembles a gear.

3.Scroll down for about half of the menu and tap ”Device Options” 

4.Again Scroll down and tap ”Reset to Factory Defaults”.It will be located near the bottom of the Device Options menu. This step displays a confirmation pop-up.

5. Finally tap Reset to confirm your Factory Reser progress.

Now you have done your job! This method will wipe your all account information from your Alexa device. If you want to re Activate your Alexa Device you Can do it Using Alexa mobile App.




Conclusion

This is the complete guide on How to Reset Alexa Step by step. If you face any problem while resetting your Alexa device or have a question please leave a comment below.

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