Voice commands & functions: T-Mobile myTouch Q by Huawei

Learn how to use voice commands and text to speech (which reads your messages out loud) on the T-Mobile myTouch Q. Find out more on this page:

 

Text to speech

Voice commands

 

 

Text to speech

Set up & turn on

To set up and use text to speech, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Voice input & output.
  4. Tap Text-to-speech settings.
  5. If necessary, tap Install voice data.
    • Note: If your phone does not have speech synthesizer data installed, connect to Google Play and let it guide you through the process of downloading and installing the data.
  6. If necessary, tap Accept.
  7. Tap the speech synthesis app you want to download to your SD card.
  8. Tap Install and then Accept & download.

 

 

Settings

Text to speech reads messages out loud, allowing you to listen to text or messages instead of reading them. To change text to speech settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Voice input & output.
  4. Tap Text-to-speech settings.
  5. Tap Speech rate.
  6. Select one of the following options:
    • Very slow
    • Slow
    • Normal
    • Fast
    • Very fast
  7. Tap Language.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • German (Germany)
    • English (United Kingdom)
    • English (United States)
    • Spanish (Spain)
    • French (France)
    • Italian (Italy)
  9. If desired, tap Listen to an example to listen to a speech example based on your settings.
  10. If desired, tap the Always use my settings checkbox to override application settings.

 

 

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Voice commands

Open an app

To open apps using voice commands, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Genius key.
  2. Tap Call.
  3. Speak the application you would like to open.

 

 

Voice dial a contact

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Genius key.
  2. Tap Call.
  3. Speak the contact’s name or telephone number.

 

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Messages.
  3. Tap New message.
  4. At To, enter the contact’s name or tap the Contacts icon to select a name in your contact list.
  5. On keyboard, tap the Microphone.
  6. Say the message you would like to send.
  7. Tap Send

 

 

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