Apple iPad with Retina display

Apple iPad with Retina display

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Select settings for 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 select settings for voice control.

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Find "Siri"

Press Settings.

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Find "Siri"

Press General.

Step 3 of 18

Find "Siri"

Press Siri.

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Turn on voice control

Press the indicator next to Siri to turn on the function.

Step 5 of 18

Turn on voice control

Press Enable.

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Select option

Select one of the following options:

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Select option

Select language, go to 3a.

Step 8 of 18

Select option

Turn voice feedback on or off, go to 3b.

Step 9 of 18

Select option

Select device owner, go to 3c.

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3a - Select language

Press Language.

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3a - Select language

Press the required language.

Step 12 of 18

3a - Select language

Press Siri.

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3b - Turn voice feedback on or off

Press Voice Feedback.

You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
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3b - Turn voice feedback on or off

Press Hands-free Only or Always.

You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
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3b - Turn voice feedback on or off

Press Siri.

You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
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3c - Select device owner

Press My Info.

When you select yourself as the owner of the device, your device uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the device, you need to create yourself as a contact in your address book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your address book.
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3c - Select device owner

Press the required contact.

When you select yourself as the owner of the device, your device uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the device, you need to create yourself as a contact in your address book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your address book.
Step 18 of 18

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Siri"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Siri.

2. Turn on voice control

Press the indicator next to Siri to turn on the function.
Press Enable.

3. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Select language, go to 3a.
Turn voice feedback on or off, go to 3b.
Select device owner, go to 3c.

4. 3a - Select language

Press Language.
Press the required language.
Press Siri.

5. 3b - Turn voice feedback on or off

Press Voice Feedback.
You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
Press Hands-free Only or Always.
You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
Press Siri.
You can select if your device should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.

6. 3c - Select device owner

Press My Info.
When you select yourself as the owner of the device, your device uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the device, you need to create yourself as a contact in your address book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your address book.
Press the required contact.
When you select yourself as the owner of the device, your device uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the device, you need to create yourself as a contact in your address book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your address book.

7. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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