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How to talk to Homey using Amazon Alexa

You can control Homey with voice commands, to easily control your devices or retrieve information. To increase the possibilities with voice commands even more you can also connect your Amazon Echo (Dot) to Homey. This article will describe how to do so.

Note: Your Homey needs to be set up in English, otherwise this will not work.

1. Download the Amazon Alexa app

To get started make sure your Amazon Echo (Dot) is set up and connected to a wifi network. Once your Amazon Echo (Dot) is set up use the mobile app for the Amazon Echo (Dot) and go to Skills in the menu.

2. Select Homey Skill

Homey Messenger Pop up

After you have selected Skills in the menu you can search for different Skills you can install on your Amazon Echo (Dot). Search for Homey and click on Homey once you found the Homey Skill. In the next window select 'enable'.

3. Log in with your Homey account

Homey Messenger Pop up

After you have clicked 'enable' you will be redirected to the Athom log in screen. Log in with your Homey account. Now you are all done and ready to use your Amazon Echo (Dot) in combination with Homey!