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Scan this item with Echo SHOW 8 in Canada

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penstraw

Scan this item with Echo SHOW 8 in Canada
« on: February 05, 2020, 03:05:39 pm »
Is the Scan this item available in Canada on the echo show 8 and if so, how to activate it.

Offline jwlv

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Re: Scan this item with Echo SHOW 8 in Canada
« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2020, 03:02:37 am »
Best to ask Alexa support from amazon.ca -- or if you have an Echo Show 8, just say, "Alexa scan this item." If the camera turns on and you put something with a barcode in front of it, then you know it works. If Alexa says something like, "I don't know that one" then it's not yet available for Canada.

I don't know if many people know this, but you can ask your Echo device to call Amazon customer service. Just say, "Alexa, call customer service." I assume this would connect you to the customer service in the country/region where your Amazon account is set up.

penstraw

Re: Scan this item with Echo SHOW 8 in Canada
« Reply #2 on: February 06, 2020, 12:23:55 pm »
Thanks, tried asking it to scan an item and it says that option is not available on my device.  Hopefully it will be available in Canada soon.