Step 3: Generate a Barcode for Product Registration
Note: Sign in to the developer console to build or publish your skill.
Alexa Connect Kit (ACK) supports Amazon Wi-Fi Simple Setup (WSS) so your users can quickly register their devices with Amazon and Alexa services. In this step, you generate a barcode for your ACK module that users scan to register their device with WSS.
Meet the following prerequisites, before you complete the instructions on this page.
- An ACK module that's product provisioned.
- Th ACK Module Utility Command Line Interface (CLI) . For more details on using the Module Utility, see Module Utility CLI Quick Start.
Generate a barcode
To generate a barcode
Run the Module Utility CLI
$ java -jar <path>/ackmoduleutility.jar barcode -p <port> --upc <upc>
A message appears and tells you the location of the barcode files.
Save the barcode file somewhere convenient.
You must use this barcode when you register your module in a later step.Tip: You can display the image on your computer screen and use the Alexa app on your phone to scan it.
Last updated: Nov 28, 2020