Alexa Commands The living list.

  • All
  • Alarms + Timers
  • Audiobooks
  • Bluetooth
  • Calls + Messages
  • Cals, Lists + Reminders
  • Fire TV
  • Games
  • Health + Fitness
  • Holiday
  • Humor + Easter Eggs
  • IFTTT
  • Language
  • Local
  • Math + Conversions
  • Miscellaneous
  • Movies + TV
  • Music
  • News + Weather
  • Notifications
  • Operations
  • Profiles
  • Search + Questions
  • Shopping
  • Smart Home
  • Sports
  • Education + Trivia
  • Translations
  • Business + Finance

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel my alarm for (time).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel the (name) timer.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel the (number)-minute timer.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, how much time is left on the (name) timer?

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a (name) timer for (number) minutes.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a repeating alarm for weekdays at (time).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a second timer for (number) minutes.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a timer for (number) minutes.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set an alarm for (time).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, snooze.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, timer.

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, what are my timers?

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, when’s my next alarm?

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up at (time) to (song).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up every day at (time).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up every day at (time) to (song).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up at (time) to (artist).

Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set an alarm to (radio station) on TuneIn.

Audiobooks

Alexa, next chapter.

Audiobooks

Alexa, play (book title) on Audible.

Used with Audible.

Audiobooks

Alexa, play the book, (title).

Audiobooks

Alexa, previous chapter.

Audiobooks

Alexa, read (title).

Audiobooks

Alexa, resume my book.

Audiobooks

Alexa, when was (title) published?

Audiobooks

Alexa, when was (title) written?

Audiobooks

Alexa, what’s free from Audible?

Bluetooth

Alexa, Bluetooth.

Bluetooth

Alexa, connect to my phone.

Bluetooth

Alexa, disconnect from my phone.

Bluetooth

Alexa, discover my devices.

Bluetooth

Alexa, pair.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, answer the call.

Used with Alexa Calling.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, answer.

Used with Alexa Calling.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, call (name).

Used with Alexa Calling.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, drop in on (Alexa device).

Used with Alexa Drop In.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, drop in on (name of Alexa user).

Used with Alexa Drop In.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, end the call.

Used with Alexa Calling.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, hang up.

Used with Alexa Calling.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, message (name).

Used with Alexa Messaging.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, play messages.

Used with Alexa Messaging.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, send (name) a message.

Used with Alexa Messaging.

Calls + Messages

Alexa, invite (contact) to (event).

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add (event) to my calendar for (day) at (time).

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add an event to my calendar.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what’s on my calendar for tomorrow?

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add (product) to my shopping list.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add (task) to my to-do list.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, create a to-do.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, find me a nearby (cuisine) restaurant.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, I need to buy (product).

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, remind me to check the oven in (number) minutes.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, reminder.

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what are my reminders tomorrow?

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what’s on my shopping list?

Cals, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, remind me to call (contact) every (day).

Fire TV

Alexa, go to (channel) on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, go to (network) on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, play (title) on (app).

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, open (app).

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, launch (app).

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, mute Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, open TV guide on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, set the volume to (0-10) on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, switch to (input) on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, turn down the volume on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, turn on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, turn up the volume on Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, unmute Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Fire TV

Alexa, watch Fire TV.

Used with Amazon Fire TV.

Games

Alexa, open Heads Up!

Used with Heads Up!.

Games

Alexa, play rock-paper-scissors.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, let’s work out.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, help me relax.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, open Breathe Therapy.

Used with Breathe Therapy.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, ask Fitbit how I’m doing today.

Used with Fitbit.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, open Guided Meditation.

Used with Guided Meditation.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, let’s work out.

Health + Fitness

Alexa, what’s the normal blood sugar range?

Holiday

Alexa, sing a Christmas carol.

Holiday

Alexa, read “The Night Before Christmas.”

Holiday

Alexa, where’s Santa?

Used with Norad Tracks Santa.

Holiday

Alexa, open Christmas Radio.

Used with Christmas Radio.

Holiday

Alexa, play Christmas Sounds.

Used with Christmas Sounds.

Holiday

Alexa, is Santa Claus real?

Holiday

Alexa, where does Santa Claus live?

Holiday

Alexa, how old is Santa Claus?

Holiday

Alexa, what can you tell me about Santa’s reindeer?

Holiday

Alexa, what do you know about Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?

Holiday

Alexa, who’s your favorite reindeer?

Holiday

Alexa, what is the true meaning of Christmas?

Holiday

Alexa, tell me a holiday limerick.

Holiday

Alexa, play songs for baking holiday cookies.

Holiday

Alexa, why do we celebrate Hanukkah?

Holiday

Alexa, y is your holiday sweater?

Holiday

Alexa, your favorite holiday movie?

Holiday

Alexa, a snowman joke.

Holiday

Alexa, spin the dreidel.

Holiday

Alexa, what are the top holiday movies?

Holiday

Alexa, open my gift.

Holiday

Alexa, what are you thankful for?

Holiday

Alexa, how far away is the North Pole?

Holiday

Alexa, what are you doing for New Year’s Eve?

Holiday

Alexa, what’s the history behind New Year’s resolutions?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, all your base are belong to us.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you lying?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you sky net?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you SkyNet?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, beam me up.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, can you give me some money? (ask twice)

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, define rock paper scissors lizard spock

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, define supercalifragilisticexpialodocious.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do aliens exist?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you have a boyfriend?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you have any brothers or sisters?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you know the muffin man?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you know the way to San Jose?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you really want to hurt me?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to build a snowman?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to fight?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to play a game?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, don’t mention the war.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Earl Grey. Hot. (or Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.)

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, give me a hug.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, give me an Easter egg.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, good morning.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, heads or tails?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how do I get rid of a dead body?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many angels can dance on the head of a pin? (3 answers)

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many licks does it take to get to the center of a tootsie pop?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many roads must a man walk down?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much do you weigh?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much is that doggie in the window?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much wood can a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how tall are you?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I am your father.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I think you’re funny.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I want the truth!

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I want the truth.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, is the cake a lie?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, is there a Santa?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, knock knock

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, mac or pc?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, make me a sandwich.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, make me breakfast.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, may the force be with you.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, my name is Inigo Montoya.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, nice to see you, to see you…

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, open the pod bay doors.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, party on, Wayne.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, party time!

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, random fact

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, random number between “x” and “y”.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, rock paper scissors lizard spock

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, rock paper scissors.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, roll a die.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, romeo, romeo wherefore art thou romeo?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, see you later alligator.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, set phasers to kill.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, show me the money.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, surely you can’t be serious.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, surely you can’t be serious.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a joke

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a joke.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, this is a dead parrot.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, to be or not to be.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what are you going to do today?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what are you wearing?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does the Earth weigh?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does the fox say? (multiple answers)

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is love?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the best tablet?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the loneliest number?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the meaning of life?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the sound of one hand clapping?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your cunning plan?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your favorite color?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your quest?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s the first (or second) rule of Fight Club?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s in name?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, when am I going to die?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, when is the end of the world?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where are my keys? (ask twice)

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where are you from?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where do babies come from?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where do you live?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where have all the flowers gone?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where in the world in Carmen sandiego?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where’s waldo?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, which comes first: the chicken or the egg?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the fairest of them all?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the real slim shady?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the walrus?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who let the dogs out?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who lives in a pineapple under the sea?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who loves ya baby?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who won best actor Oscar in 1973?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who you gonna call?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who’s your daddy?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, why did the chicken cross the road?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, your mother was a hamster

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s your favorite hat?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, a day without sunshine?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, n first?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, horde!

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, later, alligator.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, mes with great power?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, a light bulb joke.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, champagne!

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, your mission?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, h wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, silver.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, flip a coin.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, did you sleep well?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to go on a date?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does a dog say?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, when is the end of the world?

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, drum roll, please.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a dinosaur joke.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I’ll be back.

Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you like green eggs and ham?

IFTTT

Alexa, trigger (IFTTT recipe).

Used with IFTTT.

Language

Alexa, how do you spell (word)?

Language

Alexa, what’s the definition of (word)?

Local

Alexa, find business hours for (business).

Local

Alexa, find the address for (business).

Local

Alexa, what’s the traffic to the nearest (business)?

Math + Conversions

Alexa, (number) factorial.

Math + Conversions

Alexa, how many (units) are in (number) (units)?

Math + Conversions

Alexa, how many (units) are in (units)?

Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s (number) plus (number)?

Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s (number) times (number)?

Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s the square roote of (number)?

Miscellaneous

Alexa, tell me a story.

Miscellaneous

Alexa, let’s chat.

Used with 2017 Alexa Prize.

Movies + TV

Alexa, give me a (title) quote.

Movies + TV

Alexa, tell me about the movie (title).

Movies + TV

Alexa, what (genre) movies are playing (future time)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what is (actor)‘s latest movie?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what was (actor)‘s first movie?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what is the IMDb rating for (movie)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what is the IMDb rating for (TV show)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what movies are playing?

Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays (character) in (movie)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays (character) in (TV show)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays in (movie)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays in (TV show)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, what’s your favorite movie?

Movies + TV

Alexa, find (title).

Movies + TV

Alexa, find (genre).

Movies + TV

Alexa, show moves on (app).

Movies + TV

Alexa, show me titles with (actor).

Movies + TV

Alexa, what are the best films of (year)?

Movies + TV

Alexa, who is the highest paid actor?

Music

Alexa, add this song.

Used with Prime Music.

Music

Alexa, find (album) by (artist).

Music

Alexa, find (song) by (artist).

Music

Alexa, play (artist) station on Pandora.

Used with Pandora.

Music

Alexa, play (artist).

Music

Alexa, play (playlist) on Spotify.

Used with Spotify.

Music

Alexa, play (radio station) on TuneIn.

Music

Alexa, play baby-making music.

Music

Alexa, play music by (artist).

Music

Alexa, play music for (activity).

Music

Alexa, play music for (mood).

Music

Alexa, play some music.

Music

Alexa, play that song that goes (lyrics).

Music

Alexa, play the latest (artist) album.

Music

Alexa, play the song of the day.

Music

Alexa, sample songs by (artist).

Music

Alexa, what’s popular from (artist)?

Music

Alexa, who sings this song?

Music

Alexa, ar did (artist) release (album)?

Music

Alexa, ar did (artist) release (song)?

Music

Alexa, in the band (name)?

Music

Alexa, gs the song (title)?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s in the news?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s my commute look like?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s my Flash Briefing?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather going to be like Friday?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather going to be like tomorrow?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather like?

News + Weather

Alexa, what’s traffic like?

News + Weather

Alexa, will I need an umbrella today?

News + Weather

Alexa, will it rain today?

News + Weather

Alexa, what will the weather be at (time)?

Notifications

Alexa, delete all of my notifications.

Notifications

Alexa, what did I miss?

Operations

Alexa, disable (skill).

Operations

Alexa, enable (skill).

Operations

Alexa, help.

Operations

Alexa, louder.

Operations

Alexa, mute.

Operations

Alexa, next.

Operations

Alexa, open (skill).

Operations

Alexa, play.

Operations

Alexa, previous.

Operations

Alexa, restart.

Operations

Alexa, set a sleep timer for (number) minutes.

Operations

Alexa, set volume to (0-10).

Operations

Alexa, shut up.

Operations

Alexa, stop playing in (number) minutes.

Operations

Alexa, stop.

Operations

Alexa, turn down the volume.

Operations

Alexa, turn up the volume.

Operations

Alexa, unmute.

Operations

Alexa, what’s playing?

Operations

Alexa, volume (1-10)(multi-room audio group name).

Operations

Alexa, pair with (Bluetooth device).

Operations

Alexa, disconnect from (Bluetooth device).

Profiles

Alexa, switch accounts.

Profiles

Alexa, which profile is this?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the date?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it in (city)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it in (country)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how many days until summer?

Search + Questions

Alexa, when’s Thanksgiving?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in (country)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how tall is (object)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the capital of (country)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the capital of (state)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in (city)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in (state)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, how tall is (person)?

Search + Questions

Alexa, why is the sky blue?

Search + Questions

Alexa, when is (holiday) this year?

Search + Questions

Alexa, Wikipedia (subject).

Search + Questions

Alexa, how far away is the moon?

Search + Questions

Alexa, tell me a quote.

Search + Questions

Alexa, how many gallons of water are in the Atlantic Ocean?

Search + Questions

Alexa, who invented GPS?

Search + Questions

Alexa, e the odds of successfully navigating an asteroid field?

Search + Questions

Alexa, tell me a fun fact about sleep.

Search + Questions

Alexa, what day of the week is (date)?

Shopping

Alexa, add (product) to my cart.

Shopping

Alexa, buy more (product).

Shopping

Alexa, order a (product).

Shopping

Alexa, where’s my stuff?

Smart Home

Alexa, ask Garageio to close my garage.

Used with Garageio.

Smart Home

Alexa, ask Geneva if my laundry is dry.

Used with GE’s WiFi Connect Appliances.

Smart Home

Alexa, ask TrackR to find my phone.

Used with TrackR.

Smart Home

Alexa, dim the lights to (percentage).

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, lock my (name) door.

Used with Alexa-compatible locks.

Smart Home

Alexa, make the (room) lights (color).

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, make the (room) lights a little warmer.

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, raise the temperature (number) degree(s).

Used with Alexa-compatible thermostats.

Smart Home

Alexa, set the temperature to (number).

Used with Alexa-compatible thermostats.

Smart Home

Alexa, tell Geneva to preheat my oven to (number) degrees.

Used with GE’s WiFi Connect Appliances.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn off (scene).

Used with Alexa-compatible smart home devices.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn off the (room) lights.

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn off the lights.

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn on (scene).

Used with Alexa-compatible smart home devices.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn on the (room) lights.

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Smart Home

Alexa, turn on the lights.

Used with Alexa-compatible lighting.

Sports

Alexa, did the (team) win?

Sports

Alexa, give me my sports update.

Sports

Alexa, what are the (league) standings?

Sports

Alexa, what was the score of the (team) game?

Sports

Alexa, when do the (team) play next?

Sports

Alexa, where is the next (team) game?

Sports

Alexa, when is the next (team) game?

Sports

Alexa, what NBA games are on tonight?

Sports

Alexa, when is the Super Bowl?

Education + Trivia

Alexa, test my history knowledge.

Education + Trivia

Alexa, what’s the quote of the day?

Education + Trivia

Alexa, tell me a fact about dogs.

Education + Trivia

Alexa, I want to learn something.

Education + Trivia

Alexa, when was Generation X born?

Education + Trivia

Alexa, when were the Dark Ages?

Translations

Alexa, how do I say ‘how are you’ in German?

Business + Finance

Alexa, how did the Dow Jones do today?