Alexa Voice Command Examples Using Dish Voice Remote

Below are some voice command examples you can use with the Dish Voice Remote and Alexa. Simply say “Alexa” followed by the command to control your TV, search for content, and more.

#1 TV Control Commands

“Alexa, turn on the TV.”
“Alexa, change the channel to ESPN.”
“Alexa, mute the TV.”
“Alexa, turn off the TV.”

#2 Content Search Commands

“Alexa, search for action movies.”
“Alexa, find cooking shows.”
“Alexa, show me the latest episode of The Mandalorian.”
“Alexa, look for comedies.”

#3 Playback Control Commands

“Alexa, play the next episode.”
“Alexa, pause the movie.”
“Alexa, resume playback.”
“Alexa, rewind 30 seconds.”

#4 Search and Navigation Commands

“Alexa, go to the guide.”
“Alexa, open the menu.”
“Alexa, search for Game of Thrones.”
“Alexa, navigate to On Demand.”

#5 Volume Control Commands

“Alexa, increase the volume.”
“Alexa, set the volume to 50%.”
“Alexa, lower the volume.”
“Alexa, mute the sound.”

#6 Device Control Commands

“Alexa, turn on the DVR.”
“Alexa, switch to HDMI 1.”
“Alexa, power off the soundbar.”
“Alexa, change the input to Blu-ray.”