Buying votes with Alexa is a great way to fill up without having to visit the store. With just one command, yourcan add items to your Amazon cart and then buy and track your order.
So you can best use the feature and even save money.
. 1 Setting up Alexa language acquisition
Before you can start shopping with your Alexa device, you need to take some basic steps. First, you must sign up as an Amazon Prime member. It costs $ 119 a year, but is essential for shopping with Alexa.
Next, go to your Alexa app and select Menu> Settings> Alexa Account> Buy Voices. Toggle on Purchase By Voice. Finally, go to 1
If you want to buy something, say "Alexa, add items to my cart." Alexa will find the article and add it to the shopping cart. When you're finished adding items, say "Alexa, order items in my cart" and confirm.
. 2 Be specific or vague
If you know exactly what you want, say Alexa. Mention brand, quantity and color. For example: "Alexa, add two black sharpie markers to my cart.
If you do not know which brand you want, do not worry, you can ask for something unspecific, and Alexa will go for an Amazon Prime For example, if I say, "Alexa, put black permanent markers in my shopping cart," she'll select a Prime item for that category and add it to my cart.
If an Amazon-branded item is available Alexa will do this Select it to go over other brands in the shopping cart When I say "Alexa, add baby wipes to my shopping cart", Amazon Elements Babywipes will be added to the cart instead of Pampers or Huggies.  If you've already ordered an item, Amazon will remember your brand preference and add that brand to your cart, regardless of whether you purchased the item on Amazon.com. Website or ordered from Alexa.
. 3 Ask what's in your cart
It's easy to forget what's in your cart. Before you confirm a purchase, ask for "Alexa, what in your shopping cart" and y you will hear the list of products. This prevents you from ordering too many items if you accidentally added something twice,.
. 4 Prevent unwanted orders with a language code
There have been several instances when children ordered items from Amazon without permission. Strangely, even aTo avoid unwanted purchases, it is best to set up a four-digit language code to authorize purchases.
To set up a code, go to the app and tap Menu> Settings> Alexa Account> Voice Purchasing . Then activate Voice Code Enter a four-digit code that you want to use and tap Go . Remember to remember the code as you will need it the next time you confirm an order.
. 5 Use Prime Now
You can order Prime Now items through Alexa. However, you must ensure that you want to specify the now service.
Say something like "Order (item) from Prime Now". If the item is available for a two-hour delivery, it will be placed in your cart and you will need to order and confirm the item so that it can be shipped immediately.
. 6 Get Discounts
Saving money with Alexa is easy. Just say, "Alexa, find me on Amazon."
Alexa lists an item for sale and asks if you want to buy it. You can say "Yes" to add it to your cart, or "No" to go to the next deal.
. 7 Buy Gifts
Alexa can help you find gift ideas and add them to a list so you can buy them later, which can be life-saving during the holiday season. Brian Bennett has a great guide to.
Can not you find a gift idea even with your help? You can also order.
. 8 Find Your Packages
You can also use Alexa to track your parcels as they are ordered. Just ask "Alexa, where is my package?" Alexa will tell you when the items were purchased and when they should arrive at your home.
You can also have mail delivery updates sent automatically by tapping the app and tapping . Settings> Notifications> Shipping Notifications . Then activate the desired notifications. If there is new information, Alexa will let you know.