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Python API to control Amazon Echo Devices Programmatically.

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Python Package for controlling Alexa devices (echo dot, etc) programmatically. This was originally designed for alexa_media_player a custom_component for Home Assistant.

NOTE: Alexa has no official API; therefore, this library may stop working at any time without warning.


Originally inspired by this blog (GitHub). Additional scaffolding from simplisafe-python


  1. Check for open features/bugs or initiate a discussion on one.
  2. Fork the repository.
  3. Install the dev environment: make init.
  4. Enter the virtual environment: pipenv shell
  5. Code your new feature or bug fix.
  6. Write a test that covers your new functionality.
  7. Update with any new documentation.
  8. Run tests and ensure 100% code coverage for your contribution: make coverage
  9. Ensure you have no linting errors: make lint
  10. Ensure you have typed your code correctly: make typing
  11. Add yourself to
  12. Submit a pull request!


Apache-2.0. By providing a contribution, you agree the contribution is licensed under Apache-2.0.

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See the docs 📚.

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