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Select settings for voice control (Siri)

Using Siri you can control many of the phone functions with your voice. You can call contacts from the address book, dictate messages and search the Internet.

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Press Settings.

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Press General.

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Press Siri.

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Press the indicator next to"Siri" until the function is activated.

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Press Enable Siri.

Apple iPhone 5 (iOS6)
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The following steps describe how you:
Select language
Activate or deactivate voice feedback
Select mobile phone owner
Activate or deactivate automatic activation

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Press Language.

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Press the required language.

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Press Siri.

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Press Voice Feedback.

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Press Hands-free Only or Always.

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Press Siri.

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Press My Info.

When you select yourself as the owner of the mobile phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address. Remember, first you need to create yourself as a contact in the address book.
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Press the required contact.

When you select yourself as the owner of the mobile phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address. Remember, first you need to create yourself as a contact in the address book.
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Press the indicator next to"Raise to Speak" to activate or deactivate the function.

If you activate Raise to Speak, you can activate voice control by holding your mobile phone to your ear.
If you deactivate Raise to Speak, you can only activate voice control by pressing and holding the Home key.
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Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

1. Find "Siri"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Siri.

2. Activate voice control

Press the indicator next to"Siri" until the function is activated.
Press Enable Siri.

3. Select settings

The following steps describe how you:
Select language
Activate or deactivate voice feedback
Select mobile phone owner
Activate or deactivate automatic activation
Apple iPhone 5 (iOS6)

4. Select language

Press Language.
Press the required language.
Press Siri.

5. Activate or deactivate voice feedback

Press Voice Feedback.
Press Hands-free Only or Always.
Press Siri.

6. Select mobile phone owner

Press My Info.
When you select yourself as the owner of the mobile phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address. Remember, first you need to create yourself as a contact in the address book.
Press the required contact.
When you select yourself as the owner of the mobile phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address. Remember, first you need to create yourself as a contact in the address book.

7. Activate or deactivate automatic activation

Press the indicator next to"Raise to Speak" to activate or deactivate the function.
If you activate Raise to Speak, you can activate voice control by holding your mobile phone to your ear.
If you deactivate Raise to Speak, you can only activate voice control by pressing and holding the Home key.

8. Return to the Home screen

Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.