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Alexa Hopper Integration

With Amazon Alexa integration, you can now control functions on your Hopper receiver or Wally without having to pick up the remote. Follow the steps below to set up Alexa and begin using voice commands.

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40.0 Remote

Alexa integration is only available on the Wally, Hopper 3, Hopper with Sling, or Hopper with our new user interface. Call 1-800-333-DISH to upgrade your receiver today.

40.0 Remote

  1. Open the Amazon Alexa app on your smartphone and press the menu icon in the top left corner. From here, select "Music, Video, & Books."
    Music, Video, and Books skill category in Amazon Alexa phone app
  2. Select DISH
    DISH TV skill in Amazon Alexa phone app
  3. Select ENABLE SKILL at the bottom of the screen
    Enable Skill button in Amazon Alexa phone app
  4. Press the MENU button on your DISH remote
    Menu button on the 40.0 remote (first button in the second row of buttons)
  5. Select Settings
    Grid of menu options (use the remote to move through the grid of menu options)
  6. Select Amazon Alexa
    List of settings, highlighting Amazon Alexa (use the remote to move up, down, left and right through the grid of options)
  7. Select Get Code
    Get Code button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen)
  8. Enter the code shown on the screen into the Alexa app when prompted, then select Activate
    Alexa activation code shown on screen Alexa activation code field shown in app
  9. Select Done on the receiver, and click Continue in the Alexa App
    Done button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen) Alexa app success and Continue button
  10. Select Done in the Alexa App
    Done button at top left of Alexa app
  11. Wait for Alexa to discover the DISH receiver. Select your Hopper or Wally receiver from the list and click Continue.
    List of available DISH receivers shown in Alexa app, and Continue button
  12. Select the Amazon Alexa device you would like linked to this receiver and click Link Devices.

    Your Hopper/Wally and Alexa-enabled device are now paired, and you can use voice commands to control your DISH viewing experience.
    List of available Alexa devices shown in App, with Link Devices button

Check out our guide to common Alexa voice commands.

50.0 Remote

  1. Open the Amazon Alexa app on your smartphone and press the menu icon in the top left corner. From here, select "Music, Video, & Books."
    Music, Video, and Books skill category in Amazon Alexa phone app
  2. Select DISH
    DISH TV skill in Amazon Alexa phone app
  3. Select ENABLE SKILL at the bottom of the screen
    Enable Skill button in Amazon Alexa phone app
  4. Press the HOME button on your DISH remote twice
    Home button on 50.0 remote (first button in the top row of four buttons.)
  5. Select Settings
    Grid of menu options (use the remote to move through the grid of menu options)
  6. Select Amazon Alexa
    List of settings, highlighting Amazon Alexa (use the remote to move up, down, left and right through the grid of options)
  7. Select Get Code
    Get Code button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen)
  8. Enter the code shown on the screen into the Alexa app when prompted, then select Activate
    Alexa activation code shown on screen Alexa activation code field shown in app
  9. Select Done on the receiver, and click Continue in the Alexa App
    Done button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen) Alexa app success and Continue button
  10. Select Done in the Alexa App
    Done button at top left of Alexa app
  11. Wait for Alexa to discover the DISH receiver. Select your Hopper or Wally receiver from the list and click Continue.
    List of available DISH receivers shown in Alexa app, and Continue button
  12. Select the Amazon Alexa device you would like linked to this receiver and click Link Devices.

    Your Hopper/Wally and Alexa-enabled device are now paired, and you can use voice commands to control your DISH viewing experience.
    List of available Alexa devices shown in App, with Link Devices button

Check out our guide to common Alexa voice commands.

52.0 Remote

  1. Open the Amazon Alexa app on your smartphone and press the menu icon in the top left corner. From here, select "Music, Video, & Books."
    Music, Video, and Books skill category in Amazon Alexa phone app
  2. Select DISH
    DISH TV skill in Amazon Alexa phone app
  3. Select ENABLE SKILL at the bottom of the screen
    Enable Skill button in Amazon Alexa phone app
  4. Press the HOME button on your DISH remote twice
    Home button on 52.0 remote (first button in the top row of four buttons.)
  5. Select Settings
    Grid of menu options (use the remote to move through the grid of menu options)
  6. Select Amazon Alexa
    List of settings, highlighting Amazon Alexa (use the remote to move up, down, left and right through the grid of options)
  7. Select Get Code
    Get Code button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen)
  8. Enter the code shown on the screen into the Alexa app when prompted, then select Activate
    Alexa activation code shown on screen Alexa activation code field shown in app
  9. Select Done on the receiver, and click Continue in the Alexa App
    Done button (use the remote to move up, down, left and right to select options on screen) Alexa app success and Continue button
  10. Select Done in the Alexa App
    Done button at top left of Alexa app
  11. Wait for Alexa to discover the DISH receiver. Select your Hopper or Wally receiver from the list and click Continue.
    List of available DISH receivers shown in Alexa app, and Continue button
  12. Select the Amazon Alexa device you would like linked to this receiver and click Link Devices.

    Your Hopper/Wally and Alexa-enabled device are now paired, and you can use voice commands to control your DISH viewing experience.
    List of available Alexa devices shown in App, with Link Devices button

Check out our guide to common Alexa voice commands.