However you add the Hue bulbs, once they're connected you can control them through the Alexa app or via your voice, with commands like "Alexa, turn the bedroom lights off". Archived. So i got 3 Hue Light bulbs that where connected to a first Philips hue Bridge. Tap the menu icon in the top left corner of the screen. Once your smart lights are connected to your home wi-fi (follow the manufacturer's instructions), you're ready to connect your lights with your Echo so that you can ask Alexa to control them. Through the Alexa app you can group your Hue bulbs together and even group them with smart lights of a different brand. Does anyone got Hue lights connected to both a “Hue dimmer” switch and Amazon Alexa? If I have the bulbs connected to the dimmer they work fine with it, but Alexa won’t find them on a scan anymore. Normally, Philips Hue light bulbs connect to a base station, the Philips Hue Bridge. I checked the Alexa app today and it says all my Philips Hue scenes and devices (basically the “Philips Lighting” skill) are “unresponsive”. Read More. pmjoen (Patrick Mjoen) March 16, 2018, 1:37pm #1. Isn’t it brilliant being able to control your Hue lights with your voice? alexa, lights. I also have a Wink hub and the Hue hub. Voice Commands Won't Respond. Tap Add Device. RESOLVED - Alexa won't turn on/off 1 light (previously did) General Discussion. Alexa can't control a particular Philips Hue light. Here's how. 4. Close. Launch the Alexa app on your iPhone or iPad. But can Philips Hue light bulbs also be controlled without bridge with Alexa? There are now many brands of smart light bulbs, and as a result, setup procedures may differ from brand to brand. I can use the names of the individual bulbs, but nothing else. I resetted the bridge de factury settings so the lights can pare with the Alexa Echo Plus The Alexa wont find the lights ans says i have to go to the help page in the app. Posted by 4 years ago. Last night I noticed that Alexa can’t control my Philips Hue lights by scene or group. After having a connectivity issue with 1 light switch and deleting/readding in Smartthings, Alexa will … Alexa can't control a particular Philips Hue light. There is nog help page. trustedreviews.com - David Ludlow. It looks like three lines. How to Control Your Philips Hue Lights from Your Mac. I have been using Alexa for a long time without issue. Yes! With the Philips Hue Dimmer Switch you can control up to 10 Philips Hue bulbs and the two Alexa devices Echo Plus and Echo Show even have a built-in Zigbee Hub. lt’s great to have a light bulb that you can ask Alexa to turn on and off. Common Problems: Connecting Yeelight to Alexa 1. I have an Amazon Echo, 3 new Hue A19 bulbs and some other smart devices setup. I had the Hue Skill enabled with Alexa prior to installing my SmartThings hub, however have disabled this skill and done the “forget all devices” and re-discovered devices process multiple times. I’m having an issue with Philips Hue lights showing up in Alexa twice - one light is through smart things, the other is the bulb itself. Well, it is until you find out that Alexa won’t play ball and the control … If I let Alexa reset them they then get found by the scan, but are now not connected with the dimmer switch anymore.