Voice commands: Samsung Galaxy S 5

Use these steps to support voice commands on the Samsung Galaxy S 5.

 

 

 

Open an app

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

 

Voice dial a contact

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  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

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap the Tap to compose message icon.
  4. Choose an option for entering the message recipient:
    • Contacts Option
      1. Tap the Contacts  icon to select one of your Contacts.
      2. To the left of the desired contact,
      3. Tap the Check box to select the Check box.
      4. Tap Done.
    • Recipient Option
      1. Tap the Enter recipient field.
      2. 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.
  7. If the Microphone key is unavailable:
    1. Touch and hold on the key located two keys to the left of the Space key
    2. Tap the Microphone icon.
  8. Speak the desired text.
  9. To change the language:
    1. Tap English (US).
    2. Tap Add more languages.
    3. Tap Automatic to clear the check box.
    4. Tap the desired language(s) to select the check box(es).
    5. Tap the Back key to return to the keyboard
    6. Tap the Microphone key again.
  10. To return to the keyboard:
    • Tap the Keyboard icon, or:
    • Tap Back key > message field.
  11. When finished, tap the Send icon.