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

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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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How to fix the problem of Google Now?

I am using nexus5 with android 5.0. But in fact i cannot use the Google now service that says that network error. I had already search about this problem, but no one can really solve it? Does any ...
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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 do I edit my home address for Google Now/Maps/Latitude?

I just upgraded to the Galaxy Nexus. In the new Google Now, the traffic for my home destination is listed incorrectly. I also noticed that the Home address for myself under the People listing is ...
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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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Speech recognition not working in Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G

Has anyone experienced it before? The speech recognition (Google Now and speech input) is not working in Redmi Note 4G at all. I've tried cleaning cache, re-training, re-authentication, etc. but every ...
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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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How can I add a Google Now card from corresponding search result card?

I am interested in exchange rates for some currency pairs. So I would like to see updates for them in my Google Now. Google search result for query usd eur gives nice card (as shown in the picture ...
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Get rid of Google Now Cards nag from Google Search

It seems that Google recently updated Google Search on Android to set up "Now Cards". I have no intention of enabling this. I've disabled it in the Google Search settings, but it continues to nag me ...
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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 disable Google Now Cards?

I find Google Now Cards annoying. How may I disable them?
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How to use your voice to add items to a shopping list?

With iOS Siri, you can say "Add tomatoes to my shopping list" and it will add it to a list titled "Shopping List" in the "Notes" app, easy. In Android, using S Voice or Google Voice, if you say "Add ...
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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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Shortcut/Widget to set a reminder in Google Now

I use Google Now to set reminders quite often. At times when I'd rather not be talking at my phone to add a reminder, I wish I could have a button on my homescreen that would take me straight to the ...
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Problem with Google Now in Tab 2

I have a Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 which I have updated to the official jellybean provided by Samsung, it is supposed to have Google Now but I cant see the cards on opening the the app. Can anyone help me out ...
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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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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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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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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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Google Now screen is blank (Nexus 7, Android 4.2)

I've got a Nexus 7 upgraded to Android 4.2. When I swipe up from the home button to launch Google Now I just get a blank screen with a search bar at the top. I don't see the "Get Google Now" screen ...
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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 ...
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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 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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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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How do I navigate to a contacts address using my voice

This seems like it should be easy but I'd I say to Google now or the Google search all "Navigate to Contact Name" it just does a Google search. Contact is saved and synced to Google. Doesn't seem to ...
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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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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 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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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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cannot open google now

I have Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus(GT-I9105) with rooted stock android 4.1.2. So I thought of replacing touchwiz with Google Now Launcher. So, I installed Google Now from Play store. When I try to open ...
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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 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 ...
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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 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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“Can't reach Google at the moment” when using Google Now

I have Nexus 4 running on Lollipop 5.0. Everytime I input a command via voice, or typing to set a reminder in Google Now, I get Can't reach Google at the moment I've changed languages from ...
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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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Google Now launches when headphones are plugged in

I recently got a new LG G2 from T-Mobile and it worked perfectly fine but now When ever I plug in my headphones it randomly opens Google Now. It always says "speak to search" or it turns the music or ...
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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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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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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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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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How to get back a card in Google now which was removely accidentaly?

I have recently installed Google Now app in my Note 3 and I found its working and helping me in my daily work. By any unknown command I swipe the informatiom on the card it appears for me. Now when I ...
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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 ...
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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 ...