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Alexa is not working on Sonos One

I set up the Sonos One two weeks ago and it connected fine to our existing Sonos system. Alexa voice was also working well. The Sonos One was unplugged for several days, and when I started it back u...

Sonos One alternate Alexa "wake word" change

I was going to buy a pair of Sonos ones when they first came out but the inability to change the "wake word" from Alexa was a deal breaker for me as I already have a multi-room Sonos/Echo/Alexa Home a...

Does the new Alexa "Announce" feature work with the Sonos One?

I understand what you are saying but I feel you are missing a few points: - Your first comment referenced the demise of Sonos if they didn't address specific minor complaints from customers not the a...

AirPlay audio cuts out when clicking ‘Play Next’

Can anyone else with Apple Music and Sonos confirm if the following happens to you when using AirPlay 2? When I am playing music from Apple Music on my iPhone to my Sonos One’s over AirPlay 2, I have...

Beam says it doesn't support Routines but then executes it

Weird scenario on my Beam - I have a 'night' routine set up on Alexa. When I request it on my Beam the response is that the device does not support that function, and then it duly executes the routine...

Playing Local Music Library on Sonos through Alexa

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

Sound of silence

I have sonos 1. I ask Alexa to play, she queues it and nothing happens?

Amazon Alexa Control for Sonos One: Not Yet Available in India

First of all let me tell that I am from India , yet I am having to start this discussion in a US forum because the Sonos Community application is not functioning for my country. Next coming to the ac...

Pairing a Play:1 with the new Sonos One

Can this be done? Will it sound the same in stereo? I don’t need two microphoned speakers surely.

Alexa Selecting Wrong Stations

Last week My Amazon Alexa music source stated selecting Magic 101 whenever I asked for "Folk Alley".

Outage - Alexa started BBC stations not playing

As of today I can't get BBC Radios 2 or 4 to play on my Sonos Ones. It says it's playing eg BBC Radio 4 from TuneIn but it doesn't. Anyone else getting this?

Sonos One - No support for Echo/Alexa Routines?

Added a Sonos One to replace an Echo Dot in the bedroom today, but surprised to find (unless I'm missing something) that Alexa routines don't appear to be supported. I have a 'good night' routine for...

Alexa Routines

Hi, Are Alexa routines supposed to work now? Mine are not triggering at all.

Songs One won't play Amazon Music via Alexa after recent update

Since the latest Sonos update our Alexa music connections no longer work. Alexa introduces the song, album or artist and then plays nothing? I've logged out of accounts and re-entered details and st...

Alexa keeps playing Absolute stations

Can anyone help please? I start listening to tracks through Spotify on my Sonos One, but when I ask it to “Skip track”, it starts playing Absolute Radio stations. Additionally, if I’m playing throug S...

Sonos one Alexa no longer working

Set up a Sonos one a few days ago, was working great, loved it. Got home today and said Alexa play music, but nothing happened. Appears that Alexa stopped working but I’m bit sure why as I didn’t do a...

Beam not responding to Spotify skill with Alexa

Got my Beam installed yesterday and it’s really great but having problems getting Alexa to control Spotify through it. Works on all my Dots around the house so not sure why not on the Beam. Everything...

Beam Alexa won’t turn on the TV. Will turn off tho

Hello - I have a Beam that is connected to my TV, but it will not turn on the TV. Once the TV is on, Alexa will turn it off. But when the TV is off and I say “Alexa, turn on the TV”, she responds with...

Sonos and Alexa

Hi is anyone having trouble playing music through sonos speakers with an amazon echo every time I try it just says sorry there seems to be a problem tried reconnecting 3-4 times deleting the app and r...

Playing the waiting game

Can we have an honest answer here guys. The sonos one has been out now for a year, some new features added to appease some users. Some of us though have been patiently waiting for our sonos one with...

Sonos ONE + NPR One

Just got a Sonos ONE and I’m trying to integrate the right Alexa skills. Unfortunately, even though it recognizes that I’ve asked it to play NPR One, it doesn’t actually playback. Has anyone else expe...

Cannot stream from Alexa devices to Sonos

I have always streamed Alexa content to my Sonos devices (Play 5 and Connect Amp). There was an Alexa upgrade today and now I cannot stream to Sonos. I noticed from the Alexa IOS app that my Sonos dev...

Sonos - Alexa Routines Alternative

Hi All, As we know there are no routines available on the Alexa Sonos one, getting an ETA is like getting blood out of a stone. So are there any alternatives to this? Thanks!

Sonos One stopped finding Smart Devices

I have two Sonos One which I have connected to Amazon Alexa. Approximately two weeks ago one of my Sonos devices started responding with "Ï can't find any connected devices" when asked to turn on smar...

Can I completely disable Alexa and voice control of Sonos One?

I have no interest in "smart" speakers. I just want to use Sonos as a way of streaming audio from my devices. Is it possible to completely disable Alexa and Siri voice control of the Sonos system usin...


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