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New to Sonos or Alexa? How to set up

So you have an Alexa device and Sonos players, where do you go next? 1. Make sure your Sonos and Alexa devices are all powered up and connected to the network. If you're new to Sonos, this means Ins...

Alexa + Sonos: How it Works

So you’ve read all about https://en.community.sonos.com/forum-228971/alexa-now-playing-on-sonos-6791301 and you want to know more. Here’s a rundown of how the integration works. Your Amazon Alexa dev...

Getting Ready for Sonos One

If you’re as excited about the new https://en.community.sonos.com/forum-228971/introducing-the-new-sonos-one-6791304 as we are, you’ll want to make sure you’re ready to go the moment you pick it up on...

Resolving (the majority) of Issues with Alexa on Sonos

This thread is intended to help get you going if you get stuck setting up Alexa with Sonos, or if you have run into any errors. The setup process does use two different apps, so don’t stress if you’re...

Amazon Music via Sonos App

I have a Sonos One And would like to play songs from Amazon music using the App (i.e without using Alexa voice control). Can I do this?

Alexa issues

We are on our 5 Sonos unit around the house and purchased a Sonos 1 Alexa for our bedroom. We are aging issues with :- 1. Sleep timer not working 2. Reading a kindle book 3. Sometimes switches its sel...

New Alexa and Sonos - music plays briefly then errors

So we picked up a new echo and Sonos this Christmas. Both work fine on their own. Can play music on either. They are paired, and I can pause music and change the volume on the Sonos from Alexa...but i...

Audible ?

I have just bought a Sonos One. The sound is great. The Alexa integration doesn't seem to work well. A lot of the skills just don't work. Audible is really important for me and I thought it would be p...

Playing Pandora on Alexa - will only play 1 song

When I ask Alexa to play my Pandora station, she only plays one song and then stops

Alexa voice volume linked to Sonos volume? Need independent control

It seems the volume of the Alexa voice is linked directly to the volume of the Sonos One unit. That means if I'm playing quiet music in the background, and I activate Alexa, I can't really hear her vo...

Sharing iTunes

Hi any ideas how to add my mrs iTunes account to sonos so she can play her stuff when I am out?

Disable Sonos One Alexa from playing a sound when I say "Alexa"

I just set up a Sonos One with Alexa and the sound is noticeably better than the Amazon Echo. On the Sonos One though, each and every time I call "Alexa" it plays some kind of acknowledgement tone....

When will Sonos Skill for Alexa be available in Canada?

HI, when should we expect the Sonos Skill in Canada, can't wait to have voice control of my system.

Alexa mutes speakers

So, I'm upstairs in the shower listening to my morning podcast and it mutes itself every 10 seconds. Come to find out my wife was in the kitchen using Alexa to make a shopping list. How do I turn...

Sonos one. When Alexa in Spain?

hi guys hope you're all well. My question is easy and straight forward: I'm in Spain and I'd like to know if you've got any clue when we'll finally get the chance to speak with my lovely Cube. I see...

Google Assistant Support

When does Sonos expect to have support for Google Assistant?

Alexa voice volume too loud

Hi there, I already read some posts about other people heaving problems with alexa's voice volume on the Sonos One. Some say it's not loud enough, when they have low music playing. Some say it's too...

Skipping songs on Spotify

Is anyone experiencing their Sonos being unable to skip songs by voice request when Spotify is playing?

Defaulting music output to Sonos speaker from echo?

At present I say, "Alexa play x on lounge" which works well. Is it possible to default all music output to 'lounge' without having to say it, example, "Alexa play x" and it plays on my Sonos 'lounge'...

Playing from local music library not possible using Alexa/voice control

I have checked with Sonos, and they have confirmed that you cannot ask Alexa to play tracks from your own library. Further, they have no plans to support this. As much as I love my existing Sonus set...

Pairing(stereo) a Sonos one with a Play:1

Anyone else think this should be a no brainer?

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Using Alexa in Spain???????

Playing Local Music Library on Sonos through Alexa

Will alexa skill be able to play from my music library?

Alexa stopped Playing Amazon Music Service 'I don't know what went wrong'.

I've read several threads on resetting both my Amazon Alexa and Sonos One which I followed. When I get to the step in Sonos; 'Steps to set up Alexa' -> 'Connect your Amazon account' I am stuck in a lo...

Sonos one outside fully alexa supported countries

I own an echo dot and I live in the netherlands. It works perfectly well. The only workaround is I have to tell it I live in the UK. I use it in english set to united states, just to be clear. I can s...


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