Voice commands: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Use these steps to support voice commands on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3.

 

 

 

Open an app

We're sorry, but this is not an available feature for your device.

 

Voice dial a contact

We're sorry, but this is not an available feature for your device.

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

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 thecheck 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.
  8. When finished, tap the Send email+send+icon.jpg icon.

Using Google Voice Typing

To use Google Voice Typing on the Samsung keyboard, follow these steps:

 

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