How to Add a C by GE Smart Light to Alexa

Introduction

C by GE smart light bulbs can be linked with the Amazon Alexa virtual assistant to be able to control them with only your voice. This guide will help you with that process.

C by GE smart bulbs need to be paired with either a C by GE smart bridge, a smart switch, a smart plug or Sol lamp to work with Amazon Alexa.

Before You Begin:
Your light bulb must be already set up
The Alexa app must be already installed
C by GE Logo.

1 Link C by GE Smart Light with Amazon Alexa

Depending on the Alexa app version you have, the app icons and layout may look different, but the device linking process is the same.

  1. Launch the Alexa app on your phone or tablet.
    Amazon Alexa.
  2. Open the Menu from the top left corner.
    Menu symbol highlighted in Alexa app.
  3. Then select Skills & Games.
    Skills & Games option highlighted in Alexa app menu.
  4. Type in "cbyge" towards the Search box in the top right.
    Search box highlighted in Alexa app.
  5. Tap the found C by GE Alexa skill.
    C by GE Alexa skill highlighted in search results of Alexa app.
  6. After that tap Enable.
    Enable option highlighted for select skill in Alexa app.
  7. Type in your C by GE account login information and tap Sign In.
    Sign In option highlighted on C by GE login prompt in Alexa app.
  8. Once you linked your C by GE account with Alexa, tap Done in the top left.
    Done option highlighted on device linking screen in Alexa app.
  9. Then tap Discover Devices.
    Discover Devices option highlighted in Alexa app.
  10. Wait for the Alexa app to discover your C by GE light bulbs.
    Device discovery waiting screen in Alexa app.
  11. Your light bulbs will then be added to the Alexa app.
    New devices added to Alexa app.
  12. From this point on you can organize the newly added light bulbs the way you prefer and control them using your voice.

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C by GE smart light bulbs can be linked with the Amazon Alexa virtual assistant to be able to control them with only your voice. This guide will help you with that process.

C by GE smart bulbs need to be paired with either a C by GE smart bridge, a smart switch, a smart plug or Sol lamp to work with Amazon Alexa.

Before You Begin:
Your light bulb must be already set up
The Alexa app must be already installed
C by GE Logo.

Depending on the Alexa app version you have, the app icons and layout may look different, but the device linking process is the same.

  1. Launch the Alexa app on your phone or tablet.
    Amazon Alexa.
  2. Open the Menu from the top left corner.
    Menu symbol highlighted in Alexa app.
  3. Then select Skills & Games.
    Skills & Games option highlighted in Alexa app menu.
  4. Type in "cbyge" towards the Search box in the top right.
    Search box highlighted in Alexa app.
  5. Tap the found C by GE Alexa skill.
    C by GE Alexa skill highlighted in search results of Alexa app.
  6. After that tap Enable.
    Enable option highlighted for select skill in Alexa app.
  7. Type in your C by GE account login information and tap Sign In.
    Sign In option highlighted on C by GE login prompt in Alexa app.
  8. Once you linked your C by GE account with Alexa, tap Done in the top left.
    Done option highlighted on device linking screen in Alexa app.
  9. Then tap Discover Devices.
    Discover Devices option highlighted in Alexa app.
  10. Wait for the Alexa app to discover your C by GE light bulbs.
    Device discovery waiting screen in Alexa app.
  11. Your light bulbs will then be added to the Alexa app.
    New devices added to Alexa app.
  12. From this point on you can organize the newly added light bulbs the way you prefer and control them using your voice.
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