"Google Now" is an intelligent personal assistant available for Google's Android operating system.

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Google now voice cuts out

I have a Huawei Ascend Y320 (Android 4.2.2), and when I use Google now, partway through the voice reply the voice cuts out. Sometimes, it does not say anything at all.
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Why is Google Now Launcher using Samsung Theme Store Icons although the theme is uninstalled?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Android 5.1.1. I installed Google Now Launcher then I installed a theme from Samsung theme store, which replaced the default icons. After removing the theme and the ...
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Google Now reminders will not store the hour

I can reproduce this issue consistently each time. Using Google Now to store a reminder (either via voice input or by keyboard) will correctly store the title and the date, but not the hour. If I ...
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Google Now manage Stocks broken

I have a stock that I accidentally added to my Google Now stock card. I would like to remove this stock from the card. However, when I go into the Stock card's settings, I don't see the list of stocks ...
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How to store reminders from google now offline?

I find it very convenient to set reminders using voice "ok google" with Google Now. However, I cannot seem to get it to work when I do not have an internet connection. Is there a way I can set ...
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How do I turn off Stories to Read in Google Now?

I do not want to see the Stories To Read cards in Google now. Is there any way to turn this feature off? I can only see an option to turn it off for particular websites.
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How do I dial phone numbers with extensions with Google Now?

I am helping my visually impaired brother setting up his Samsung S7 with voice commands. Google Now works pretty well for dialing, it can both dial stored contacts and new numbers by dictating the ...
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Google Now not Speaking or Executing Comand

My Google Now for some time ago stopped speaking and executing commands. When I do a command like 'set timer for ten minutes from now' it only searches Google for the text. Same for 'play Jimi ...
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Selfie stick button causes google now to listen

I am using motorola E (2nd gen). i have a selfie stick with audio jack port. when i attach the selfie stick, and hit the button on the stick, it displays a window where it says listening... and ...
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How can I make Google Now talk back in other languages than English?

My brother is getting gradually blind from diabetes and I want to help him setting up his phone (Samsung S6) with Google Now so he can voice-control it. Apparently Google Now can only talk back if ...
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Google Now reminders and alarms are always offset by exactly 1 hour

As the title says. Since a couple of weeks now, every time I use the Google Now voice widget on my home screen to add a reminder or an alarm, they are offset by 1 hour. For example, I say 'remind me ...
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Google Now places a notification in my tray for weather and commute times - can I make it do the same for reminders?

I've noticed that Google does a great job of providing me with relevent information depending on where I am and the time of day. I can go to the Google Now page and I can see relevent reminders, ...
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Google Now confused about my texts

I know that the last SMS I received was spam from the local pizza takeout; before that was a message from Joe. If I ask "Ok Google; read my last text" it replies that "You have one last text message; ...
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How to replace Google Now to TouchWiz?

I'm using Samsung Galaxy S4 on Android 5.1 Lollipop. I found Google Now in settings and I decided to check what is it. Now settings interface has changed and I don't know how can I replace Google Now ...
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How to disable Google Now Cards?

I find Google Now Cards annoying. How may I disable them?
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Google Now doesn't listen for answers

I sometimes have an issue where I launch a command using a Google Now, and it asks for follow-up info (for instance, "What's the message?" when my command was "Send a message to xxx"), but it doesn't ...
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“ok google” keeps promting for email message

I tried to send an email with Google Now today. When it prompted me for the message, I would give it--and it would put the message in the subject and prompt for the message body again and again. ...
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Phone reacts to “OK” without “Google”

I need to change the voice command from OK Google to something else. It reacts to my voice in meetings when I answer OK. That is a problem!!
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The Tab Switcher in Google Chrome on Moto G(3rd Gen) is stuck in accessibility mode

Ever since my phone came from Motorola service centre after a SIM slot repair some things are wrong with it. 1)Like the title says, Google Chrome's tab switcher is stuck in accessiblity mode. I've ...
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Mapping a key for calling the recent apps list

I have a new Nubia phone. After I installed Google Now, it overwrote the middle key long tap so that it shows the Now screen but I became unable to switch between recent apps. Moreover, the apps like ...
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What have i done wrong in this Tasker profile?

I'm trying to activate a recorder app with voice commands. I'm using Google Now and Autovoice Recognized for the voice command (via my bluetooth headset) and Autoinput to open and stop the app (...
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Google Now integration with Ford

I am attempting to get my Android Phone (not Google Auto) to cooperate more with my Ford. At the moment, I can use the phone to connect by Bluetooth to play music, do voice calls and the usual things....
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How to get rid of search bar on home screen in 6.0

I have already tried options mentioned in many other answers here/ posts online. I have a nexus 5 disable google now: option is disabled use custom launcher: shows even in Nova launcher! Edit: here ...
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How to open Play Market via a voice command?

How to open Play Market application on Android via a voice command? Command "open play market" in Google Now just searches the Web. I suspect this is a problem for any application of composite name.
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Block some sources from Google Now?

I'm seeing some cards from the Daily Mail when I look at Google Now. How can I prevent Google Now surfacing cards from sources that I dislike?
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Google App closes on voice search

Am using Toshiba Thrive AT100 rooted running custom ROM Whenever I open the Google app it runs fine until I touch the microphone and give a voice search. It closes itself about 3 seconds after ...
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How to get Google Now to give me timely commute advice?

The last few days I've travelled to work, there's been a huge amount of traffic, causing major delays and lengthening my 30 minute commute to at least 45 minutes. I have Google Now on my phone, and ...
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Now On Tap is missing from Marshmallow

I recently flashed the stable version of Cataclysm onto my Nexus 5 (Cataclysm Oct 27, 2015 Stable release). Cataclysm adds several features including AppOps over a mostly stock system. However, Now ...
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Google Now can't find my contacts

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 and for some reason, Google Now can't seem to access my contacts. When I tell Google Now to call a contact, it performs a Google search for the person, rather than going to ...
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How can I use google now on my android to set an alarm more than 24 hours away from now?

I know that the alarm can be manually set to a time greater than 24 hours from the time of creation, but I want to be able to do it all verbally. I have tried looking over the internet with no success....
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“Google Now” swipe from Home button is not working in Marshmallow

After updating to Marshmallow I was playing around with settings. I don't know what I changed, but now when I swipe from the bottom, "Google Now" is not coming. I used to assign that with Greenify to ...
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google photos backup from android device (specific folder on android to specific album on photos)

I have a folder on my android device where I take the same picture everyday that I'd like to be auto-backed up to my google photos collection but I'd like for these to all remain inside their own ...
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How to bring back the Google Now card?

I've accidentally swiped off the Google Now calendar card on my Nexus 4 with Google Now launcher, and I missed the "undo" button. How to bring it back?
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Google Now - how to remove a specific event added from email

I have an email from a course organizer saying something like this: Thank you for booking a course 1 Sept - 1 Dec Google Now shows me a notification every day. Is there any way of forcing ...
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Home button long press on AOSP rom

I successfully installed an AOSP rom on my Asus Zenfone 2, but it seems I'm missing something: when I press and hold my home button, the google logo does not pop up to open Google Now, as it did in ...
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Okay google, show me my reminders does not work, tested on note3 and lg g4 non rooted

Does anyone know what account configuration I may have wrong that causes commands like 'okay google, what do I have scheduled tomorrow' 'okay google, view reminders' 'etc...' to only search the web? ...
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How to remove the Google Now search bar from Nexus 5

My Nexus 5 has a useless and space-wasting Google Now search bar: QUESTION: How can I remove the Google bar? My rooted Nexus 5 runs stock Android 5.1.1, and I would rather get rid of Google Now if ...
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How to troubleshoot “okay google everywhere” missing from voice settings?

This is what I see: (Click image to enlarge) And this is what I would like to see: I am using Motorola Moto G 3rd generation (2015), 1 GB RAM, 8 GB storage; XT1541 I have already tried a few ...
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Google Now - “no app found to open url”

I've been having this problem for about two days. It started happening at random and I've not been able to find solution to the problem. Basically if I try to open a link to a website that has an ...
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How to run Google now in backgroud?

I don't know where to ask the question, so if you want to migrate it to SO or software recommendations please do so. If what I'm asking for requires programming, I can do that, if it requires root, I ...
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Unable to change notification settings for Google App

I'm unable to change the notification sound of Google App. I rebooted the phone in safe mode to figure out if it's happening due to any bloatware but it doesn't seem so. After a while the notification ...
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Can I change the font color of my Google Now card?

So in the From and Arriving on my Google now time cards, the values I put in are white. Which makes them unreadable. Is there some way that I can change the text or card color so it is actually ...
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How can I sort or prioritize cards in the Google Now cards?

I'm actively usign Google Now cards and subscribed to Weather updates, Sports news, etc. But everytime I open Google Now app its shows me cards sorted in different ways. Sometimes Weather is shown as ...
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Google now not getting all the sentence

After I'm saying 'OK Google' and it starts listening, I want him to search something for example. The problem is, when I say a bit more than a few words, it's being cut in the middle. If for example I'...
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Launch google now into listen mode by holding home button like in iOS

I just switched from iOS to android 5.0. With Siri, you are able to hold the home button (from the lock screen or otherwise) and it will immediately start listening for a command. I would like this ...
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How to activate Google now voice commands from the lock screen like siri?

I just switched from an iPhone, and I want my android to have the same behavior as iOS where you hold the home button, and siri starts listening. With my android, I have to wake up and unlock the ...
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Google Now in other languages?

What plans does Google have to support Google Now in other languages. This would be especially important for people who need to use the device without looking at the screen. On my Samsung Galaxy SIII,...
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How do I save a Google now suggestion so I can read it later?

Google now has started giving me suggestions to interesting articles, but I only seem to see them during the day when I'm working and don't have time to read them. How do I save them for reading ...
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How to use PC mic to trigger android google

I have setup many tasker profiles and tasks etc. with AutoVoice to trigger with Google Now. I have recently acquired a wireless headset and I feel it would be more pratical if I could use the mic in ...
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Google Now Launcher is not displayed in Bluestacks emulator

I have latest version of Bluestacks emulator(v 0.9.25.5401) installed on my Windows PC 64bit. I installed Google Now laucher from the playstore in the bluestacks. And after installing the launcher it ...