Alexa Shopping Lists: A Step-by-Step User Guide
Commands and instructions for creating, editing, deleting, archiving, checking/clearing, sharing your shopping list and everything else you need to know about Alexa Shopping Lists.
One of Alexa’s most useful features is its ability to create smart lists, such as Alexa shopping list, Alexa to-do list, Alexa grocery list, etc.
With Alexa, creating and managing shopping lists is extremely simple. In most cases, you simply have to voice your commands, and Alexa will perform the desired actions, be it adding new items to your Alexa shopping list or removing items from the Alexa grocery list.
However, Alexa shopping list also offers excellent functionality because of its Amazon integration. Once you have an Alexa shopping list, you can directly access those items in your Amazon app, which streamlines the online shopping process.
Alexa shopping lists can perform a wide range of tasks to simplify your life. Most people aren’t even aware of everything their Alexa shopping list can do.
In this article, we give you a step-by-step guide to every single action you can perform with your Alexa shopping list. We also give you an overview of some of the most useful Alexa shopping list commands for voice control.
1. How to create Alexa shopping lists
Method 1: Create different types of Alexa lists through the Alexa app
Method 2: Create different types of Alexa lists using voice commands
2. How to edit your shopping list name?
3. How to add items to Alexa shopping list?
Method 1: Add items to Alexa shopping list through the Alexa shopping list app
Method 2: Add items to Alexa shopping list using voice commands
4. How to check & clear off items on Alexa shopping list?
Method 1: Removing multiple items from Alexa shopping list using Alexa shopping list app
While removing multiple items, it’s a lot easier to check off items on Alexa shopping list using the Alexa app:
Method 2: Removing single items from Alexa shopping list using voice commands
While it’s possible to add multiple items to your Alexa shopping list with a single voice command, the same doesn’t apply to removing items. If you need to remove four items, you need to repeat commands for each of them separately.
While removing single items from Alexa shopping list, you have to say, “Alexa, remove [item] from my shopping list.” However, while removing multiple items from Alexa shopping list using voice commands, you have to do the following:
5. How to access Alexa shopping list?
Method 1: Access Alexa shopping list through the Alexa app
Method 2: Access Alexa shopping list on Echo Show using voice commands
This method will only work for those who have an Echo Show or another Alexa-enabled device with a screen. Say, “Alexa, show my shopping list,” and you’ll see your entire Alexa shopping list on the device’s screen.
Method 3: Listen to a narration of Alexa shopping list using voice commands
Say, “Alexa, what’s on my shopping list?” Alexa will first tell you the number of items you have on your Alexa shopping list, and then proceed to read them out. Alexa will read out the first five items, ask you if you want to hear more, proceed to read out the next five items on your Alexa shopping list, ask you if you want to hear more, and so on.
Method 4: Access Alexa shopping list through the Amazon app
6. How to view Alexa shopping list items on Amazon?
Method 1: View Alexa shopping list items on Amazon through the Alexa app
Method 2: View Alexa shopping list items on Amazon through the Amazon app
7. How can Alexa share my shopping list?
8. How can Alexa send shopping list to my phone?
9. How do I delete/archive my shopping list on Alexa?
Method 1: Delete Alexa shopping list through the Alexa app
In the new Alexa app there seems to be no way to delete a singular shopping list, but you can archive the lists and then delete all lists at once. Archiving is in our opinion just as good because you can view old archived lists.
To Archive a list (there are two ways)
Archive method 1:
Archive method 2:
Delete all archived lists:
Method 2: Delete/archive Alexa shopping list using voice commands
List of Useful Alexa Shopping List Voice Commands
In this section of the article, we give you an overview of some of the most useful Alexa shopping list commands to help you control and manage your Alexa shopping list hands-free!
With these commands, you’ll be able to manage and create highly-customized Alexa shopping lists on the fly wherever you may be, even if you’re preoccupied. Whether you’re busy cooking or moving around a grocery store, a single voice command can add or remove things from your Alexa shopping list.