Set up my Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana

Applies to: Cortana

Note: The Cortana service integration in the Harman Kardon Invoke speaker will be ending in January 2021.

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Windows 10


Before you can set up and control your speaker with your PC or mobile device, you need to make sure that you're running the latest version of Windows 10.

To update your Windows software:

  • Select the Start button, then select Settings .
  • Select Update and Security > Check for updates.

Once your PC is up to date, you can begin setup:

  • Open Cortana.
  • On the left-side menu, select the Devices icon. 
  • Follow the instructions.

Only one Microsoft account can be paired with a speaker at a time. To change the Microsoft account paired with a speaker, re-set the speaker and repeat the set-up process with the desired Microsoft account.

Android


Here’s how to set up Cortana for your Invoke speaker using Android. 

To begin setup:

  • Download the free Cortana app from Google Play. 
  • Once the Cortana app is open, select Account in the top-right corner.
  • Select the Devices icon, then select Start setup.

Only one Microsoft account can be paired with a speaker at a time. To change the Microsoft account paired with a speaker, re-set the speaker and repeat the set-up process with the desired Microsoft account.

iOS


Here’s how to set up Cortana for your Invoke speaker using iOS.

To begin setup:

  • Download the free Cortana app from the App Store. 
  • Once the Cortana app is open, select Account in the top-right corner.
  • Select the Devices icon, then select Start setup.

Only one Microsoft account can be paired with a speaker at a time. To change the Microsoft account paired with a speaker, re-set the speaker and repeat the set-up process with the desired Microsoft account.