Control Insteon Devices from your Amazon Echo, Amazon Dot, Amazon Tap or other Alexa-enabled Device


With Insteon Hub (2245-222) and Amazon Alexa-enabled device, you can control Insteon-connected lights and appliances with your voice.

Note: Control of Insteon devices with Amazon Alexa requires Insteon Hub (2245-222) and Amazon Alexa-enabled device connected to a North American Amazon account.


Add Insteon Hub to the Amazon Echo App

Step 1

Launch the Alexa app and tap the drawer button in the upper left corner


Step 2

Tap Smart Home


Step 3

Tap Get More Smart Home Skills


Step 4

Select Insteon from the list of Smart Home Skills


Step 5

To connect your Insteon Hub to your Amazon Echo, you will need to enter your Insteon account user name and password. When finished, tap Sign In.


Step 6

After you see confirmation that Alexa has been linked with your Insteon Hub, tap the close button in the upper right corner.


Step 7

After connecting your account, you will be prompted to discover devices.


Step 8

After a few moments, you will see a list of all of the Insteon devices connected to your Insteon Hub. You can now control these devices from your Amazon Echo.

If you add new Insteon devices at a later date, Echo will automatically search for devices every hour. To discover a device more quickly, say "Alexa, discover my devices."


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