Voice commands: Samsung Galaxy Note II (T889)

Learn how to use voice commands on the Samsung Galaxy Note II (T889).

 

 

 

 

Open an app

 

To open apps using voice commands, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap S Voice.
  3. If necessary, tap the microphone to activate it.
  4. Speak Open + [name of app].

 

 

Voice dial a contact

 

To use voice dialing to call a contact, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap S Voice.
  3. If necessary, tap the microphone to activate it.
  4. Speak Call + [name of contact].
  5. If necessary, tap the desired phone number if the contact has more than one number. You can also speak the number category at the end of step 4 (for example, + [Work] ).

 

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

 

To write and send a text message (SMS) using voice commands, follow these steps:

 

Samsung keyboard

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap the Compose icon.
  4. Choose one of the following options for entering the message recipient:

    • Tap the Contacts contacts icon.jpg icon to select one of your contacts. To the left of the desired contact, tap the check box to select the check box. Tap Done.
    • Tap the Enter recipient field and enter the recipient's phone number.

  5. Tap the Enter message field.
  6. Tap the Microphone key located two keys to the left of the Space key.
    Note: If the Microphone key is unavailable, touch and hold on the key located two keys to the left of the Space key and then tap the Microphone icon.
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  7. Speak the desired text.
    Note: To change the language, tap English (US), tap Add more languages, tap Automatic to clear the check box, and then tap the desired language(s) to select the check box(es). When finished tap the Back key to return to the keyboard and then tap the Microphone key again.
  8. If necessary, tap the Keyboard  icon or else tap the Back key and then tap the message field again to return to the keyboard.
  9. When finished, tap the Send email send icon.jpg icon.

Swype keyboard

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap the Compose icon.
  4. Choose one of the following options for entering the message recipient:

    • Tap the Contacts contacts icon.jpg icon to select one of your Contacts. To the left of the desired contact, tap the check box to select the check box. Tap Done.
    • Tap the Enter recipient field and enter the recipient's phone number.

  5. Tap the Enter message field.
  6. Tap the Microphone key.
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  7. Speak the desired text. You will be automatically directed back to the keyboard when you stop speaking (or tap Done).
  8. When finished, tap the Send email send icon.jpg icon.