Voice commands & functions: T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide

Learn how to use voice commands and text to speech (which reads your messages out loud) on the T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide. Find out more on this page:

 

Text to speech

Voice commands

 

 

Text to speech (Genius Button)

Set up & turn on

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

 

  1. Press the Genius button.
  2. Speak slowly and clearly into the 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 Menu.  Touch Settings. 
  2. Scroll down and touch Text to Speech.
  3. Touch Text-to-Speech
  4. Adjust settings.
  5. Select Always use my settings to save the settings.

 

 

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Voice commands


Voice dial a contact

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

 

Press the Genius Button and speak commands to call contacts, send messages, search the Web, or find a business on a map. To call a contact or phone number using the Genius key, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Genius button, below the bottom-right corner of the screen.
  2. Wait for the listening prompt and say, Call [name or number].

 

 

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 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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