Voice commands: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to use voice commands on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.

 

 

 

 

Open an app

 

To open apps using voice commands, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any screen, touch and hold the Start key.
  2. Say Open [application name].
    Note: For example, say "Open calendar" to open the calendar application.

 

 

Voice dial a contact

 

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

 

  1. From any screen, touch and hold the Start key.
  2. Say Call [contact name] [phone number type].
    Note: For example, say "Call Chris home" to dial a saved contact named Chris at his home number.
  3. If necessary, select a number from the list of matches.

 

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

 

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

  1. From any screen, touch and hold the Start key.
  2. Say Text [contact name].
    Note: For example, say "Text Brandy" to send a text message to a saved contact named Brandy.
  3. Say your message.
    Note: To change the message, tap the Edit icon.
  4. When finished, tap Send.