200 Amazon Alexa Commands and Easter Eggs (February 2017)



Amazon Alexa commands

Below are the 200 Amazon Alexa commands and Easter Eggs I have been able to dig up so far (as of February 2017). I will be adding more as new commands are added or uncovered so be sure to check back often.

Basic Alexa Commands

  • Alexa, go to sleep
  • Alexa, help
  • Alexa, louder
  • Alexa, mute
  • Alexa, set volume to [level]
  • Alexa, shut up
  • Alexa, stop
  • Alexa, turn up the volume
  • Alexa, turn down the volume
  • Alexa, unmute

Alexa Time and Date Commands

  • Alexa, set an alarm for [time]
  • Alexa, wake me up at [time] in the morning
  • Alexa, set a repeating alarm for weekdays at [time]
  • Alexa, set a timer for [length]
  • Alexa, set a second timer for [length]
  • Alexa, how much time is left on my timer?
  • Alexa, what time is it?
  • Alexa, what's the date?
  • Alexa, when's my next alarm?
  • Alexa, cancel my alarm for [time]
  • Alexa, snooze.
  • Alexa, when is [holiday] this year?
  • Alexa, cancel all alarms

Alexa Calendar and To-Do List Commands

  • Alexa, add [task] to my to-do list
  • Alexa, I need to [task]
  • Alexa, create a to-do list
  • Alexa, what's on my calendar for[day]?
  • Alexa, add [event] to my calendar for [day] at [time]
  • Alexa, add an event to my calendar
  • Alexa, I need to buy [item]
  • Alexa, add [item] to my shopping list
  • Alexa, what's on my shopping list?

Alexa News, Weather and Sports Commands

  • Alexa, give me my Flash Briefing
  • Alexa, what's in the news?
  • Alexa, open [Publication]
  • Alexa, what's the temperature?
  • Alexa, what's the weather like?
  • Alexa, will it [rain, snow, etc] today?
  • Alexa, will it [rain, snow, etc] tomorrow?
  • Alexa, will I need an umbrella today?
  • Alexa, what's the weather in [location]?
  • Alexa, what will the weather be like in [location] tomorrow?
  • Alexa, what's the extended forecast for [location]?
  • Alexa, what's the weather going to be like this weekend?
  • Alexa, what's my commute look like?
  • Alexa, what's traffic like?
  • Alexa, what was the score of the [team] game?
  • Alexa, did the [team] win?
  • Alexa, when do the [team] play next?
  • Alexa, give me my Sports Update
  • Alexa, ask Yahoo Fantasy Football for a score update
  • Alexa, ask Yahoo Fantasy Football if [player] is playing this week

Alexa Local Info Commands

  • Alexa, find me a nearby [place]
  • Alexa, find the address for [place]
  • Alexa, find business hours for [place]
  • Alexa, is the [place] open?
  • Alexa, ask Uber to request a ride
  • Alexa, ask Lyft for a ride

Alexa Movie Commands

  • Alexa, what movies are playing?
  • Alexa, what [genre] movies are playing tonight?
  • Alexa, what time is the movie, "[title]" playing?
  • Alexa, tell me about the movie "[title]"
  • Alexa, what is the IMDB rating for "[movie or TV show]?"
  • Alexa, who plays in "[movie or TV show]?"
  • Alexa, who plays [character] in"[movie or TV show]?"
  • Alexa, what is [actor]'s latest movie?
  • Alexa, give me a '[movie or TV show]' quote

Alexa Music Commands

  • Who sings the song [title]?
  • Who is in the band [name]?
  • What year did [band] release [song or album]?
  • Alexa, what's popular from [artist]?
  • Alexa, sample songs by [artist]
  • Alexa, find [song or album] by [artist]
  • Alexa, play some music
  • Alexa, play music by [artist].
  • Alexa, play the latest [artist] album
  • Alexa, play that song that goes '[song lyrics]'
  • Alexa, play [song] on Spotify
  • Alexa, play [artist] station on Pandora
  • Alexa, play [radio station] on TuneIn
  • Alexa set a sleep timer for 45 minutes
  • Alexa, stop playing in 45 minutes
  • Alexa, what's playing?
  • Alexa, play
  • Alexa, next
  • Alexa, restart
  • Alexa, add this song
  • Alexa, I like this song
  • Alexa, thumbs down
  • Alexa, start my free trial of Amazon Music Unlimited

Alexa Kindle and Audible Commands

  • Alexa, play [title] on Audible
  • Alexa, read [title]
  • Alexa, play the book, [title]
  • Alexa, resume my book
  • Alexa, next chapter
  • Alexa, previous chapter
  • Alexa, read me my Kindle book

Alexa Educational Queries

  • Alexa, how many [units] are in [units]?
  • Alexa, what's [number] plus [number]?
  • Alexa, what's [number] times [number]?
  • Alexa, what's the definition of [word]?
  • Alexa, how do you spell [word]?
  • Alexa, Wikipedia: [subject]
  • Alexa, tell me more
  • Alexa, how tall is [person or object's name]?
  • Alexa, [search question]?

Alexa Amazon Shopping Commands

  • Alexa, buy more [item]
  • Alexa, reorder [item]
  • Alexa, where's my stuff?
  • Alexa, track my order
  • Alexa, order a [item]
  • Alexa, add [item] to my cart
  • Alexa, buy this song
  • Alexa, buy this album
  • Alexa, shop for new music by [artist]
  • Alexa, buy [song or album] by [artist]
  • Alexa, what are your deals?

Alexa Smart Device Controls

  • Alexa, discover my devices
  • Alexa, pair
  • Alexa, Bluetooth
  • Alexa, turn on the lights
  • Alexa, turn off the [specific room] lights
  • Alexa, dim the lights to [number] percent
  • Alexa, raise the temperature [number] degree
  • Alexa, set the temperature to [number]
  • Alexa, lock my [specific] door
  • Alexa, ask Garageio to close my garage
  • Alexa, connect to my phone
  • Alexa, disconnect from my phone
  • Alexa, trigger [IFTTT recipe]
  • Alexa, turn on [Scene]
  • Alexa, tell Geneva to [oven or laundry command]
  • Alexa, ask TrackR to find my phone
  • Alexa, turn on the TV
  • Alexa, turn on Netflix

Alexa Settings Commands

  • Alexa, switch accounts
  • Alexa, which profile is this?
  • Alexa, enable [skill]
  • Alexa, disable [skill]

Alexa Easter eggs

  • Alexa, all your base are belong to us
  • Alexa, are we in the Matrix?
  • Alexa, are you SkyNet?
  • Alexa, beam me up
  • Alexa, can you pass the Turing test?
  • Alexa, do a barrel roll!
  • Alexa, do you have any pets?
  • Alexa, do you know Hal?
  • Alexa, do you know Siri?
  • Alexa, does this unit have a soul?
  • Alexa, don't mention the war
  • Alexa, execute order 66
  • Alexa, find Chuck Norris
  • Alexa, good morning
  • Alexa, I am your father
  • Alexa, I want the truth
  • Alexa, is the cake a lie?
  • Alexa, keep calm and carry on
  • Alexa, let's play Global Thermonuclear War
  • Alexa, Mac or PC?
  • Alexa, more cowbell
  • Alexa, my name is Inigo Montoya
  • Alexa, never going to give you up, never going to let you down
  • Alexa, nice to see you, to see you..
  • Alexa, open the pod bay doors
  • Alexa, party on, Wayne
  • Alexa, party time!
  • Alexa, roll for initiative
  • Alexa, self-destruct
  • Alexa, set phasers to kill
  • Alexa, show me the money
  • Alexa, Simon says, I love Google
  • Alexa, sneeze
  • Alexa, speak like Yoda
  • Alexa, surely you can't be serious
  • Alexa, tell me a dirty joke
  • Alexa, tell me a fact
  • Alexa, tell me a joke
  • Alexa, the Dude abides
  • Alexa, this is a dead parrot
  • Alexa, Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start
  • Alexa, use the Force
  • Alexa, what are the three laws of robotics?
  • Alexa, what do you think about Google Now?
  • Alexa, what do you think of Mr. Robot?
  • Alexa, what do you think of the iPhone?
  • Alexa, what happens if you cross the streams?
  • Alexa, what is pi?
  • Alexa, what is the meaning of life, the universe, and everything?
  • Alexa, what is the value of pi?
  • Alexa, what is your cunning plan?
  • Alexa, what is your quest?
  • Alexa, what's the first (or second) rule of Fight Club?
  • Alexa, when am I going to die?
  • Alexa, when is the end of the world?
  • Alexa, who is better, you or Siri?
  • Alexa, who is the mother of dragons?
  • Alexa, who you gonna call?
  • Alexa, winter is coming
  • Alexa, witness me!
  • Alexa. Tea. Earl Grey. Hot

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