Master Your Harmony Remote with Amazon Alexa: Voice Command Examples

Below are some voice command examples you can use to master your Harmony remote with Amazon Alexa.

#1 TV Control

“Turn on the TV.”
“Switch to Channel 5.”
“Turn the volume up.”
“Mute the TV.”
“Turn off the TV.”

#2 Media Control

“Play music.”
“Pause the movie.”
“Skip to the next track.”
“Resume playback.”
“Stop the music.”

#3 Device Control

“Turn on the Blu-ray player.”
“Switch to the gaming console.”
“Start the DVR recording.”
“Access the Apple TV.”
“Power off the soundbar.”

#4 Smart Home Integration

“Dim the lights.”
“Set the thermostat to 72 degrees.”
“Lock the front door.”
“Close the garage door.”
“Turn on the ceiling fan.”

#5 Custom Activities

“Activate Watch a Movie.”
“Start Listen to Music.”
“Open Play Video Games.”
“Run Watch TV.”
“Launch Watch Netflix.”

#6 Navigation Control

“Go to the home screen.”
“Scroll down.”
“Select option 3.”
“Go back.”
“Navigate to the settings menu.”

#7 Channel Control

“Turn to ESPN.”
“Switch to HBO.”
“Tune to Cartoon Network.”
“Change to Discovery Channel.”
“Go to AMC.”

#8 Input Control

“Switch to HDMI 1.”
“Change to Component input.”
“Select the AV input.”
“Switch to VGA input.”
“Tune to S-Video input.”

#9 Playback Control

“Play from the beginning.”
“Skip to the end.”
“Rewind 10 seconds.”
“Fast forward 30 seconds.”
“Pause and resume.”

#10 Volume Control

“Turn up the volume.”
“Lower the sound.”
“Set the volume to 50%.”
“Mute the audio.”
“Unmute the sound.”