Alexa voice control is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices with SLING TV.

Use an Alexa Voice Remote, Fire TV Cube, or pair any Alexa-enabled device, such as Amazon Echo or Echo Show, with your Fire TV device.

The following Alexa commands are currently available with the SLING TV app:


  • “Alexa, open SLING”

  • “Alexa, go to SLING TV”

  • “Alexa, watch CNN on SLING TV”

Change Channels

  • “Alexa, go to HGTV”

  • “Alexa, watch ESPN”

  • “Alexa, tune to Comedy Central”

Video Controls

Please note, the below features are not available on all channels.

  • “Alexa, pause”

  • “Alexa, resume”

  • “Alexa, rewind” (rewinds 30 seconds)

  • “Alexa, rewind 10 seconds”

  • “Alexa, go back 1 minute”

  • “Alexa, fast forward” (fast forwards 30 seconds)

  • “Alexa, fast forward 5 minutes”

  • “Alexa, start over”

  • “Alexa, play from the beginning”

Learn how to pair your Amazon Fire TV with your Amazon Echo >  

Learn what to do if Alexa has trouble understanding your voice commands > 

Error 1-777

When using Alexa voice control, if you receive Error 1-777, the requested content is either not currently part of your subscription or not available on SLING TV:

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Immediately make changes to your subscription by logging on to your My Account page.

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