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Guide to securing your Amazon Echo

If technology is being used against you, use this website to secure your tech. Learn about technology-facilitated abuse.

Note that depending on your devices/updates, the steps below may vary.

Please refer to the user guide that came with the device or access this link.


Remember, depending on whether or not you are living with the person who is harming you, you may choose to take different steps. Control and coercion make some of these steps impossible or not safe. Read these cautions before taking action.

Secure your tech

Amazon Echo security guide

Step 1: Factory re-setting the device
Step 2: Privacy Settings
Step 3: Saved Recordings
Step 4: Household Profiles
Step 5: Enable/Disable Drop In

Tech safety tool

Secure your tech through our interactive tool. Click below to access videos in four languages.

Tech safety tool

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Learn about how to support someone experiencing technology-facilitated abuse.

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