Voice commands & functions: T-Mobile myTouch 4G

Learn how to use voice commands and text to speech (which reads your messages out loud) on the T-Mobile myTouch 4G. 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 within any text entry screen, touch and hold on the text entry field.
  2. Tap Input Method.
  3. Tap Dragon Dictation.
  4. Tap to Compose.
  5. Tap Tap to Speak.
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  6. Talk into device.

 

 

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 the Home screen, press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Voice input & output.
  4. Touch Text-to-speech settings.
  5. Touch Speech rate.
  6. Select one of the following options:
    • Very slow
    • Slow
    • Normal
    • Fast
    • Very fast
  7. Touch 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, touch Default Engine to change default settings.
  10. If desired, touch the Always use my settings check box to override application settings.
  11. If desired, touch Listen to an example to listen to a speech example based on your settings.

 

 

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Voice commands

Open an app

To open apps using voice commands, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  the Home screen, press the Genius Genius+button.png button, below the bottom-right  corner of the screen.
  2. Watch  the tutorial or touch Skip.
  3. Touch Accept to the license agreement.
  4. Wait  for the listening prompt.
  5. Say, Open [Application Name].
  6. If  required, touch the desired application from the given options.

 

 

Voice dial a contact

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

 

  1. From  the Home screen, press the Genius Genius+button.png button, below the bottom-right  corner of the screen.
  2. Watch  the tutorial or touch Skip.
  3. Touch Accept to the license agreement.
  4. Wait  for the listening prompt.
  5. Say, Call [name or number].
  6. If  required, touch the desired phone number to dial.

 

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

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

 

  1. From  the Home screen, press the Genius Genius+button.png button, below the bottom-right corner  of the screen.
  2. Wait  for the listening prompt.
  3. Say Send text to [name or number] [your  message].
  4. Verify  the message.
  5. Touch Send.

 

 

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