The step by step to convert any device in your home into an Alexa

The step by step to convert any device in your home into an Alexa
The step by step to convert any device in your home into an Alexa

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A Smart Home or one smart House It is that home that is equipped with different interconnected devices that are manipulated remotely.

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This is intended to ensure that simple tasks such as turning on the lights or turning on the television can be carried out in a practical way, which translates into convenience and comfort.

In recent years, this type of housing has gained popularity thanks to its technological innovations. And now it is possible to turn our home devices into smart assistants as Alexa.

How to turn any device in your home into an Alexa

The only thing you will need is a Universal remote control for smart House, a virtual assistant and a stable Internet connection. The remote control can be purchased on-line and there are different prices. The BroadLink RM4 and STEREN SHOME-160 are two options that you can buy that will be very useful.

To exemplify how you can do it, we will use BroadLink, once purchased, you need to install the application, which is available for both Android and iOS users.

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Once the application is installed, you will have to create a profile, where you will choose your country and home location. This is when the option to “add a device” will appear; the application will search for available devices until it finds your BroadLink. Once you have located it, click “Save”.

Subsequently, you will have to select “add a device”, where you will have to write the brand of the device. household appliance What do you want to manipulate with it? remote control.

After this, a small test will appear to see if it works or not. This will configure the device and in the end you just have to select “use device now” to be able to control it from your cell phone.

Once the devices have been configured in the universal remote control application, now you have to open the application Alexa and click on “More”, then on “Skill and games”, where you will have to write down the name of the Universal remote controlin this case “BroadLink”.

Finally, you will have to accept the terms and conditions so that the link can be linked. virtual assistant with the Universal remote controlthen you will click on “Detect devices” where all the saved data will be imported.

How to turn any device in your home into an Alexa

You will only have to configure specific instructions for each device in your home in Alexa. It is important that you keep in mind that on the Internet there are various universal remote controls that you can choose to configure with your virtual assistantHowever, we recommend that you verify with what type of technology they are compatible.

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