Voice commands & functions: Samsung Vibrant

Learn how to use voice commands and text to speech (which reads your messages out loud) on the Samsung Vibrant. 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, tap the Menu Menu_key.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Text-to-speech.
  4. Tap Text to speech to enable.

 

 

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, tap the Menu Menu_key.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Text-to-speech.
  4. Tap Speech rate.
  5. Select one of the following options:
    • Very slow
    • Slow
    • Normal
    • Fast
    • Very fast
  6. Tap Language.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • American English
    • British English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  8. If desired, tap the Always use my settings check box to override application settings.
  9. If desired, tap Driving mode to have incoming calls and new notifications automatically read aloud.
  10. If desired, tap 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:

 

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

 

 

Voice dial a contact

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap  Applications.
  2. On the third Application panel, tap  Voice Dialer.
  3. Say a command when the Voice Dialer displays the “Listening” prompt.
    Example: Speak, “Call John Smith.”
  4. Confirm your selection.
    If you said a name with more than one match in Contacts, or if you stored more than one number for the contact, the phone prompts you to select the number.

 

 

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

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

 

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

 

 

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