Using Alexa to View Videos

When using your Ring doorbells or security cameras, you can view the video that’s been recorded by your devices by using your connected Alexa-enabled device. This article will give you the verbal commands you can say to Alexa in order to view your Ring-recorded video.

Viewing latest recorded video

In order to view recently recorded video using Alexa commands, you can say the following:

  • "Alexa, show me the last activity from [Ring Device Name]."
  • "Alexa, show the most recent event from [Ring Device Name]."
  • "Alexa, fast-forward."
  • "Alexa, fast-forward 10 seconds."
  • "Alexa, fast-forward 1 minute."
  • "Alexa, rewind."
  • "Alexa, rewind 10 seconds."
  • "Alexa, rewind 1 minute."
  • "Alexa, pause."
  • "Alexa, play."

Note: In order to view recorded video, you will need to be signed up for a Ring Protect Plan.

Note: Be sure to enable Live View in order to use Alexa to view videos.


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