If I have the bulbs connected to the dimmer they work fine with it, but Alexa won’t find them on a scan anymore. Read More. Posted by 4 years ago. I have been using Alexa for a long time without issue. There are now many brands of smart light bulbs, and as a result, setup procedures may differ from brand to brand. After having a connectivity issue with 1 light switch and deleting/readding in Smartthings, Alexa will … trustedreviews.com - David Ludlow. However you add the Hue bulbs, once they're connected you can control them through the Alexa app or via your voice, with commands like "Alexa, turn the bedroom lights off". Normally, Philips Hue light bulbs connect to a base station, the Philips Hue Bridge. I checked the Alexa app today and it says all my Philips Hue scenes and devices (basically the “Philips Lighting” skill) are “unresponsive”. 4. If I let Alexa reset them they then get found by the scan, but are now not connected with the dimmer switch anymore. There is nog help page. Tap the menu icon in the top left corner of the screen. Yes! Voice Commands Won't Respond. RESOLVED - Alexa won't turn on/off 1 light (previously did) General Discussion. I also have a Wink hub and the Hue hub. Well, it is until you find out that Alexa won’t play ball and the control … So i got 3 Hue Light bulbs that where connected to a first Philips hue Bridge. pmjoen (Patrick Mjoen) March 16, 2018, 1:37pm #1. Archived. Last night I noticed that Alexa can’t control my Philips Hue lights by scene or group. How to Control Your Philips Hue Lights from Your Mac. I can use the names of the individual bulbs, but nothing else. Does anyone got Hue lights connected to both a “Hue dimmer” switch and Amazon Alexa? Alexa can't control a particular Philips Hue light. Once your smart lights are connected to your home wi-fi (follow the manufacturer's instructions), you're ready to connect your lights with your Echo so that you can ask Alexa to control them. Tap Add Device. It looks like three lines. Isn’t it brilliant being able to control your Hue lights with your voice? Common Problems: Connecting Yeelight to Alexa 1. With the Philips Hue Dimmer Switch you can control up to 10 Philips Hue bulbs and the two Alexa devices Echo Plus and Echo Show even have a built-in Zigbee Hub. I had the Hue Skill enabled with Alexa prior to installing my SmartThings hub, however have disabled this skill and done the “forget all devices” and re-discovered devices process multiple times. alexa, lights. Through the Alexa app you can group your Hue bulbs together and even group them with smart lights of a different brand. Close. I have an Amazon Echo, 3 new Hue A19 bulbs and some other smart devices setup. lt’s great to have a light bulb that you can ask Alexa to turn on and off. Launch the Alexa app on your iPhone or iPad. Here's how. 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