Dish Alexa Voice Commands: Your Ultimate Guide

Welcome to Dish Alexa voice commands: Your Ultimate Guide. Dish Network has integrated Amazon’s Alexa into their system, which means you can now control your Dish Network with your voice. Below are some voice command examples that you can use to control your Dish Network with your voice.

#1 Playback Control

“Alexa, pause”
“Alexa, resume”
“Alexa, skip forward”
“Alexa, skip back”

#2 Channel Control

“Alexa, change to channel 5”
“Alexa, turn on ESPN”
“Alexa, go to NBC”
“Alexa, tune to Fox News”

#3 Volume Control

“Alexa, turn up the volume”
“Alexa, turn down the volume”
“Alexa, mute the volume”
“Alexa, unmute the volume”

#4 Searching for Content

“Alexa, search for Game of Thrones”
“Alexa, show me movies with Tom Hanks”
“Alexa, find action movies”
“Alexa, search for comedies”

#5 General Commands

“Alexa, show me the guide”
“Alexa, what’s on ESPN tonight”
“Alexa, show me what’s on now”
“Alexa, what’s on channel 7”

#6 Recording Control

“Alexa, record this show”
“Alexa, schedule a recording for Game of Thrones”
“Alexa, delete this recording”
“Alexa, show me my recordings”

#7 Parental Control

“Alexa, turn on parental controls”
“Alexa, set a PIN for parental controls”
“Alexa, unlock parental controls”
“Alexa, block this channel”

#8 Smart Home Integration

“Alexa, dim the lights”
“Alexa, turn on the fan”
“Alexa, set the thermostat to 72 degrees”
“Alexa, show me my security camera”

#9 Multitasking Commands

“Alexa, show me the weather while I watch TV”
“Alexa, set a timer for 30 minutes”
“Alexa, tell me a joke”
“Alexa, play music while I cook”

#10 Troubleshooting Commands

“Alexa, restart the Dish Hopper”
“Alexa, reset the Dish Network”
“Alexa, why is my TV not working”
“Alexa, why is there no sound”