Apple iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 5

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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 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.

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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 16

Turn on voice control

Press Enable Siri.

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Select option

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

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3a - Select language

Press Language.

Step 8 of 16

3a - Select language

Press the required language.

Step 9 of 16

3a - Select language

Press Siri.

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3b - Turn voice feedback on or off

Press Voice Feedback.

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

Press My Info.

When you select yourself as the owner of the phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the phone, you need to create yourself as a contact in your phone book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your phone book.
Step 14 of 16

3c - Select phone owner

Press the required contact.

When you select yourself as the owner of the phone, your phone uses your information for different voice control functions such as navigation to your home address.
Before you can select the owner of the phone, you need to create yourself as a contact in your phone book. Click here for information on how to create a contact in your phone book.
Step 15 of 16

3d - Turn automatic activation on or off

Press the indicator next to Raise to Speak.
Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.

If you turn on Raise to Speak, you can turn on voice control by holding your phone to your ear.
If you turn off Raise to Speak, you can only activate voice control by pressing and holding the Home key.
Step 16 of 16

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 Siri.

3. Select option

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

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 phone 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 phone should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.
Press Siri.
You can select if your phone should give voice feedback on your voice commands depending on if the headset is connected or not.

6. 3c - Select phone owner

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

7. 3d - Turn automatic activation on or off

Press the indicator next to Raise to Speak.
Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.
If you turn on Raise to Speak, you can turn on voice control by holding your phone to your ear.
If you turn off Raise to Speak, you can only activate voice control by pressing and holding the Home key.

8. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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