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2 Dots, only 1 turns switch off

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2 Dots, only 1 turns switch off
« on: December 06, 2017, 01:03:27 pm »
I have two Echo Dots, one at each end of the house.  I have several switches grouped to operate Christmas candles.  Both dots turn on all 4 switches.  Turning them all off is the problem, one dot turns all 4 off, but the second dot only turns off 3 always leaves the same switch on. 


Re: 2 Dots, only 1 turns switch off
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2017, 08:16:49 pm »
Just a hunch... Ask the questionable dot to discover devices... then after done, see if that helps... Not sure and really don't have any reason to *believe* this will work... but hey... glitches happen and maybe this stops your issue...
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!

Re: 2 Dots, only 1 turns switch off
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2017, 05:07:03 am »
strange problem.  could be timing out by the time it gets to the fourth device.  for a test, try moving it closer to the router or move the dot closer to the router.