Connect Automower® to Amazon Alexa
When connected to Amazon Alexa, your Automower® robotic lawn mower becomes a natural part of your morning routine, your kids' after-school activities, your barbecue preparations and many other everyday schedules. It makes your Automower® robotic lawn mower a natural and fully integrated part of your home automation system.
What is required?
All Husqvarna Automower® models* with Wi-Fi or cellular connectivity can be controlled by your Amazon Alexa device. This makes your robotic mower a fully integrated part of your home automation system. Other Automower® models can also become part of your smart home when equipped with an Automower® Connect kit.
Amazon Alexa connection, step by step
To control your Automower® robotic lawn mower with Amazon Alexa you need to link your Automower® Connect account to Amazon Alexa. To enable the Automower skill, follow the instructions below. For more information on how to use Alexa skills, see Amazon Alexa help site.
- Create an Automower® Connect account (or use an existing Automower® Connect account) and pair it with the Automower® robotic lawn mower that you are using.
- Download the Amazon Alexa app from App Store or Google Play.
- Create an Amazon account or use an existing account. A free account is enough.
- Set up your Alexa device and make sure that your Wi-Fi is reliable.
- Open the Amazon Alexa app, tap More > Skills & Games. Tap the search icon, type "Automower" and tap Search > Automower > Launch.
- Fill out the credentials for your Automower® Connect account and tap Sign in.
- Tap Authorise.
- Give Alexa the permissions you want and tap Save permissions.
- Tap Discover devices to allow Alexa to add your mower to your list of smart home devices.
- Tap Close.
Now your Amazon Alexa account is linked to your Automower® Connect account and you can start using Alexa to control your mowers.
You will find your mowers in the Alexa app under Devices > All devices and Devices > Vacuum Cleaners (currently, there is no specific category for robotic lawn mowers).
For information on which voice commands to use, see How to talk to Alexa to control your Automower® robotic mower.