April 26, 2022

How do I find my Alexa’s IP

When securing your network it’s nice to have firewall rules that control traffic to only what you expect or allow and for this, you would need the ip of that device. With the amazon alexa there isn’t an easy way to do this so you have to start by getting the mac address of the device you’re trying to find the ip for.  You can do this if your alexa is already setup by going to https://alexa.amazon.com/.  From here click Settings on the left hand side, then under devices select the alexa you wish to find the ip address for.  Under the About section at the bottom of the page you can see the MAC address.  Copy this and the next step is dependent on your router.  Most allow you to see all the machines on your network.  find that page and simply search the MAC address.  You can also use various network scanning tools that will probe your network for machines.  Most all report the mac address and if they don’t you can 

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