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Alexa Skills

Event-driven, synchronous invocation

Request

Generating sameple events

sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit end-session
sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit intent-answer
sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit intent-getnewfact
sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit intent-mycoloris
sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit intent-recipe
sam local generate-event alexa-skills-kit start-session

Event Example

Amazon Alexa Intent Recipe Event
{
  "version": "1.0",
  "session": {
    "new": false,
    "sessionId": "amzn1.echo-api.session.123456789012",
    "application": {
      "applicationId": "amzn1.ask.skill.987654321"
    },
    "attributes": {},
    "user": {
      "userId": "amzn1.ask.account.testUser"
    }
  },
  "context": {
    "AudioPlayer": {
      "playerActivity": "IDLE"
    },
    "System": {
      "application": {
        "applicationId": "amzn1.ask.skill.987654321"
      },
      "user": {
        "userId": "amzn1.ask.account.userId"
      },
      "device": {
        "supportedInterfaces": {
          "AudioPlayer": {}
        }
      }
    }
  },
  "request": {
    "type": "IntentRequest",
    "requestId": "amzn1.echo-api.request.1234",
    "timestamp": "2016-10-27T21:06:28Z",
    "locale": "en-US",
    "intent": {
      "name": "RecipeIntent",
      "slots": {
        "Item": {
          "name": "Item",
          "value": "snowball"
        }
      }
    }
  }
}

Response

Resources

Language SDK

Sample projects

Documentation


Last update: 2022-09-13