How to Install Amazon Alexa?

Windows already has built-in artificial assistance known as Cortana. But, thanks to the Amazon Alexa for offering the better user-experience with its smart features.  Alexa has become everyone’s favorite in a very short period leaving the Apple Siri and Windows Cortana far behind. The Alexa App is already available to download on Android and iOS devices and now you can even download it on your computer. Now, you may have a question that How to install Amazon Alexa? Well! The Amazon Inc. has managed to convince many device manufacturers to pre-install the Alexa app on their laptops, but if the app is not pre-installed on your device, you can install it just by following the simple steps. In this guide, we will discuss how to install Amazon Alexa on Windows 10 PC. You just need to follow the instructions carefully to avoid any sort of mistake in the process.

How to Install Alexa on PC?

Amazon Alexa app is available in the executable file named as “ Alexa_App_for_PC_Installer_1_2_9”. This file is of 134 MB. Here is the step by step instructions you can follow to Install Alexa on PC.

  • From here, you have to complete Alexa app download for your Windows 10.

  • Now, the Amazon Alexa Interface will open for the application installation.

  • You have to follow the on-screen instructions prompting on the screen to complete the installation process.

  • Navigate to the Alexa App from the start menu.

  • Here, you will be prompted to log in to the Amazon Application.

  • Login to the account using the Amazon login credentials. In case you have an Amazon account, create one to proceed with the process.

Important – If you are living outside the US, you may need to change the language for the Alexa installation on windows 10.

You can also select to enable the “ Launch app on sign-in to this computer”.  So, next time whenever you turn on the PC, the application automatically come up.  You can also check for the settings under the Amazon Alexa settings. 

Customize Settings to use the Amazon Alexa App for Windows 10:

To get the Alexa App on the Windows 10 tasks, you have to follow the given steps:

  • Go to the ‘Start’ menu and click on the ‘Settings’ menu.

  • Now, select the Personalization option.

  • At last, you have to click on the Taskbar and then click ‘Select what icons appear on the taskbar.  Look for the Alexa and enable it.

In this way, you can install Alexa on pc without any hassle.  However, if you use the Microsoft Cortana, you do not need Alexa. For experiencing the smart life like using the digital assistance to set shopping list, book cabs, order food, you may need the Alexa App. So, follow the guidelines and complete the process without any hassle.