Alexa not working with Vizio TV Quick Fix 2020 – Vizio Support

How to Resolve Alexa not Working with Vizio TV Problem?

Vizio TV owners will now be able to control displays using the Alexa voice control assistance. All of the latest models are compatible with voice control assistance. So, it makes everything very convenient and easy for the users, you do not have to look for the remote every time you want to change the display on the screen.

Whereas the HD and Full HD models can also use Alexa voice control assistance to control the Vizio TV. Whether you want to control the volume, channel, power, or the settings you can easily do it using Alexa-enabled devices like Echo, Echo Dot, and others.

However, many times the users may come across problems like Alexa not working with the Vizio TV issue. If you are facing a similar problem then there are a couple of troubleshooting solutions that you can follow to resolve the problem.

However, if you are having any doubts or the problem is no resolved then you can get in touch with the technical support team for help and assistance.

What you can do if Alexa not Working with Vizio TV? 

To avoid issues while using the Alexa with Vizio TV make the first thing you need to make sure is to activate the Alexa. First of all, you need to download the Alexa app. Then complete the sign in and then check if Alexa is enabled with the device. Check if Vizio quick start mode is turned on or not.

You need to enable the mode otherwise you may come across Alexa not working with the Vizio TV problem. Then create My Vizio account and make sure to enter the correct username and password and then complete the sign in.

Then enter the PIN that you can see on the TV screen. This way you can activate Alexa on Vizio TV. However, sometimes even after activating you may come across a few issues. Then here are the solutions that you can follow to resolve the problem.

Alexa is Unable to Find the Smart Home Device

One of the most frequent reasons why Alexa not working with Vizio TV is if Alexa is unable to recognize the smart device. You can add the device to your Alexa app to make it easier and improve the functionality of the device. 

 You can easily add Vizio TV on Alexa however, if the device is not added then you may experience issues. If this is the problem there are a couple of things that you can do to fix the issue.

Check the Wi-Fi Connection

Alexa not working with the Vizio TV problem may occur if it is not connected to the wi-fi network. However, if the wi-fi connection is unstable then you may resolve the problem by following basic troubleshooting solutions.

  • Try to power cycling the router, modem, and the Alexa. Then try using Alexa to check everything is working properly.
  • If this does work then try moving the Alexa farther from the Vizio Tv and closer to the router to avoid wi-fi connection related issues.

Try Pairing the Devices

If you are facing a problem like Alexa not working with Vizio TV then you must try repairing the device with the Alexa app.

It is important to follow the steps for the pairing of the device carefully to avoid further issues while using Alexa with Vizio TV. Here are the steps that you need to follow:

  • Open the Vizio TV smartest home screen.
  • Use the remote and press the up and select the Extra tab from the menu.
  • Then choose voice settings and select the pair display option.
  • Then use your mobile device and on a web browser open and then enter the PIN you see on the TV screen.
  • When you see a message open the Alexa app and enable Alexa voice skills, link the accounts and other devices.

These are some of the solutions that you can try to resolve Alexa not working with the Vizio tv problem. However, sometimes you may need help from the experts while following the steps as you may get stuck in between or need technical help.

In such a situation you must get in touch with the technical support team for help and support to guide you to fix the problem quickly and easily.