If you’re looking for a new way to use your Amazon Echo speakers, then this is the tutorial for you.
Here’s how you can use the Alexa voice-controlled speaker to add music to your favourite podcast, or get your favourite TV show on to your TV with the help of Alexa.
This is how to set up the speaker for music playback.
How to set the Alexa device to play your favourite podcasts and TV shows on Amazon Echo: Open your favourite app of choice and search for ‘Alexa’ or ‘Alexas voice’.
Then tap the ‘Add Podcast’ button at the bottom of the screen.
Add a podcast to play on your Amazon Alexa device Tap the play button to play the podcast from the app.
When the podcast finishes, you can press ‘Next’ to start listening to the podcast.
You can also press ‘Play’ to continue listening.
The next time you open your favourite website, or navigate to your podcast’s page, you’ll see a new option to play a podcast.
Press play to play.
When you’re done listening to a podcast, tap ‘Done’.
Now your Amazon speaker is ready to listen to your favorite shows or podcasts.
You’ll need to make sure that you’ve added the podcast to your listening queue so that it doesn’t become lost.
To play a specific episode of the podcast, hold down the play and then press play.
To listen to a specific podcast, press play on the podcast again and then hold down play.
For the latest episode of a particular podcast, simply select the podcast and tap play.
You may need to restart your Amazon device after each episode to listen again.
The Amazon Echo will then start listening again automatically, automatically switching between the episodes you’ve just listened to.
You’re now ready to enjoy the latest podcast in your favourite podcatcher.
You won’t need to repeat any of the steps you took to set your Amazon voice-activated speaker up to play podcasts.
However, it’s worth checking to make certain that your device is connected to the correct network, as the default settings won’t work if your network is incompatible.
Once you’ve set up your Amazon Voice Assistant to play certain podcasts, you’re ready to set it up for music listening.
Open the podcast’s episode title or playlist page and then tap ‘Add to queue’.
Tap the ‘Play Now’ button.
Press the play icon to start playing the podcast in the Amazon Voice assistant.
You will see a progress bar showing the time remaining until the next episode.
You should see the next podcast in play, and you can play it to your device by pressing the play or pause buttons.
You might need to stop the device for the first time to switch between episodes.
You also might see an error message telling you that the playback process has started.
The Amazon Alexa voice assistant will now switch between the podcasts you have listened to and the ones that you have not.
Pressing the play option will bring up a menu for you to choose what you want to play, such as an episode of your favourite show.
Press next and the podcast will begin playing.
You don’t need any extra software or additional hardware to get started with your Alexa voice controlled speaker.
You simply need to find the podcast you want by tapping the play menu, then pressing the start button to start a new episode.
To pause the current episode, simply press the pause button.
Once the next show is ready, you need to press play again to continue the playback.
You have a few different options for when you want the Amazon Alexa to play particular episodes.
Press start and you’ll hear a countdown to the next playback.
Press stop and the countdown will be complete.
You must press stop again to pause the podcast while the countdown is going.
Press pause again to end the podcast playback.
For example, if you want a show to play for 20 minutes before ending, press stop and then start the next 20 minutes and then stop to end.
You could also pause a podcast while playing a new show.
The audio quality will vary depending on the size of the music library.
For more details on how to get better audio quality, read our guide on how the Amazon Cloud Player works.
You need to be able to control your Amazon Amazon Echo to play music.
To do this, you must be able control your device to control music.
In this guide, we will show you how to control the Amazon voice assistant to play songs in your library, and also how to play and pause songs in the podcast player.