ecobee plus - Alexa Skill

ecobee plus

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Control your ecobee using Amazon Alexa

Control more of your ecobee thermostat(s) using the ecobee plus custom skill by just asking Alexa! If you have an ecobee4, Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, or the Tap, you can link your ecobee account to Alexa to control your ecobee with voice.<br/> <br/>To get started, select the Enable Skill button in the Alexa App to link your ecobee account using your ecobee account login. To use the skill, you need to specify by name which thermostat or sensor to use.<br/> <br/>Once you know the name of your thermostat, you can say the following:<br/> <br/>Getting the temperature:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee what the current temperature is.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee how cold it is in the Living Room.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Setting the temperature:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee to set the temperature in my Bedroom.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to set the Downstairs temperature to 72.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Increasing the temperature:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee I'm cold.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to make it warmer by 3 degrees.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Decreasing the temperature:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee I'm hot.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to make it cooler by 4 degrees.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Setting Away, Home and Sleep comfort settings:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee I'm back home.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to set my thermostat to home mode.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee I'm going out.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee good night.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Resuming your schedule:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee to return to my schedule.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to cancel hold.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Getting the current set point / mode:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee what the Living Room is set to.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee if heating is enabled.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Getting the equipment status:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee what equipment is running.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee if my dehumidifier is running.&rdquo;<br/>Note: You can ask about the status of your heating, cooling, boiler, heat pump, humidifier, dehumidifier, ventilator and fan. If you&rsquo;ve just made a change to your equipment, please wait a few minutes for the status to sync.<br/> <br/>Running the fan:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee to turn fan on.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to turn on fan in my Bedroom.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>Changing mode:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee to turn on heat mode.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to activate cool mode.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee to turn off auto mode.&rdquo;<br/>Note: If switching modes, your ecobee should be switched to Off mode first.<br/> <br/>Creating a vacation:<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, tell ecobee I'm going on vacation.&rdquo;<br/>&ldquo;Alexa, ask ecobee to set a vacation from tomorrow to next Wednesday.&rdquo;<br/> <br/>The ecobee plus custom skill will work alongside the ecobee Smart Home skill. The skill is compatible with all ecobee thermostats, including ecobee4, ecobee3 lite, and ecobee3. For more information, please see https://www.ecobee.com/topics/amazon-echo/.


Invocation Name

ecobee

Interaction Examples

Alexa, ask ecobee to set the bedroom to 72 degrees.
Alexa, ask ecobee to resume the schedule.
Alexa, tell ecobee I'm going on vacation.

Release Date

August 17th 2017