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Alexa App Help

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Alexa App Help
« on: May 27, 2017, 03:09:59 pm »
I've actually written 3 small Alexa apps so this is embarrassing. On my android tablet version of the app, I have two icons on the bottom, a house on the right and a graphic equalizer on the left. No "conversation icon" in the middle.

On my Android phone version, just downloaded from Amazon, there are no icons at the bottom.

Q#1 I'm assuming I get no conversation icon on the tablet because it has no calling capability. Am I right?

Q#2 Why do I have none of the icons (house, conversation balloon, or equalizer) on my phone. What am I missing?


Re: Alexa App Help
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2017, 04:39:05 pm »
#1 I also assume the same so I'm going with "right" :)
#2 Try going to the play store and see if the app gives you an "update" option

Re: Alexa App Help
« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2017, 11:05:14 pm »
Yes... check the phone app updates... the current version has a circular type thing on a blue background.
My Alexa environment includes :
1 Full Sized Echo
3 Echo Dots 2nd gen
2 Echo Dot 3rd gen, One with Clock
1 Echo Spot
Several Hue Lights with a single bridge
5 Fire Tablets (1 as a control panel in Kitchen)
One Ring Doorbell Pro
Also 4 cell phones with Alexa app installed!
You should see My Apple Device List!