Apple iPad mini

Apple iPad mini

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Use voice control (Siri)

Using Siri you can control many of the device functions with your voice. You can call contacts from the phone book, dictate messages and search the internet. Follow these instructions to use voice control.
You need to turn on voice control before you can use voice control. Click here for information on how to turn on voice control.

Step 1 of 10

Turn on voice control

Press and hold the Home key until a tone sounds and the microphone icon is displayed.

Step 2 of 10

Use voice control

Say what you want your device to do. It's not necessary to use a specific command for each function.

Step 3 of 10

Use voice control

Examples:

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Use voice control

CALL

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Use voice control

HOW DO I GET TO

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Use voice control

SEARCH THE WEB FOR

Step 7 of 10

Use voice control

If a menu item is open on your device, such as a message, you can also use the functions available here.

Step 8 of 10

Use voice control

For example:

Step 9 of 10

Use voice control

REPLY

Step 10 of 10

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Turn on voice control

Press and hold the Home key until a tone sounds and the microphone icon is displayed.

2. Use voice control

Say what you want your device to do. It's not necessary to use a specific command for each function.
Examples:
CALL
HOW DO I GET TO
SEARCH THE WEB FOR
If a menu item is open on your device, such as a message, you can also use the functions available here.
For example:
REPLY

3. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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