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Alexa Tip: Things You Can Say to Control Your Fire TV

Alexa devices can now be used to control Fire TV devices using your voice.

Here’s an example list of the commands you can use for voice control over your Amazon entertainment…

Play a movie or TV show

“Alexa, play <title name> on Fire TV”

“Alexa, watch <title name> on Fire TV”

Search Fire TV (for movies, TV, music, apps, games)

“Alexa, search for <title name> on Fire TV”

“Alexa, find <genre> movies (or TV shows) on Fire TV”

“Alexa, show titles of movies (or TV shows) for <actor name> on Fire TV”

Control playback (once a movie has been started – works for Amazon video, Netflix, Hulu, etc.)

“Alexa,  <pause, play, resume, stop, rewind, fastforward, go back, jump forward, next/next episode”

Launch apps and games

“Alexa, launch <title name>”

“Launch <title name>”

Alexa is available for Amazon devices Echo, Dot, Tap, Echo Show, Echo Look, Dash Wand, Fire tablets, and Fire TV, Amazon Fire TV Edition TVs, but also on iOS, Android, and the web with

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