Learn more about how to set reminders for your user with your Alexa Skill.
To create a reminder you simply send a
JSON object to Amazon's API endpoint. You can find out what that these
JSON objects look like here
To add a reminder you use the
setReminder() method, which takes in the
JSON object as a parameter:
As a response to the API call you will receive an object containing the following data:
||Unique ID of the reminder||
||Created time of the reminder (ISO 8601)||
||Last updated time of the reminder (ISO 8601)||
||Either ON or COMPLETED||
||Version of the reminder||
||URI to retrieve the alert||
To update a reminder you need the
JSON object to update with as well as the
alertToken to define which one you want to update and the
You will receive the same response you receive after adding a new reminder.
To delete an active reminder you need the
deleteReminder() method which takes in the
alertToken as a parameter:
You can also send out a request to get a reminder using its
There is also the possibility to get all your reminders at once:
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