How do I set up Alexa to operate Hickory smart lock?
Download & Install Amazon Alexa app from app store(iPhone) or play store (Android phone)
To enable smart home custom skill, you need a SecuRemote technology based Lock and SecuRemote Bridge. User must have to set up lock and bridge into their account on https://portal.hickorysmart.com/. Verify lock is operated remotely using Hickory Smart mobile app.
For easy naming pronounce, it will be good if you can keep the simple name of your door like front door, home door, office door, garage door, back door and so on
Launch Alexa app, Select the Alexa navigation menu and go to Skills
Move to search bar. Search the skill with name “Secure Remote”.
Select Enable Skill to link your Hickory smart account on portal to this skill
Username & password are same that is used on Hickory smart portal & enter 4 numeric digit PIN like 1234 or 1111, and the click on Login button to link your Hickory smart account with Alexa. PIN is used for unlocking operation using Alexa. It is required for security purpose to avoid others to give voice commands to Alexa to unlock door. It is recommended you should reset the PIN every 60 days.
On successful login, you will redirect to Alexa App with successful linking message.