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Why does OK Google voice search unlock Moto G4 Plus?

Trusted voice ("OK Google") Trusted voice When you say "Ok Google" from a secure lock screen and we're able to recognize your voice, you can ask Google to do things for you, or visit sites, without ...
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How do I turn off Stories to Read in Google Now?

Since Google's redesigned Feed as a replacement of Google Now on July 19, 2017, there's no easy way to remove Stories to read but to block every single source/topic. James Wald commented: I was ...
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Where does Google Now get its weather data?

Though this question is almost 5 years old but I think an updated answer can help users looking for updated info. Nowadays Google gets its weather data from weather.com as mentioned in bottom left ...
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How do I turn off Stories to Read in Google Now?

It appears as though you can't turn off stories to read without turning on Web & App Activity, which saves (and presumably allows google to see) all of your searches and browsing history. So you ...
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How do I install Google Pixel Launcher on HTC U Ultra?

Google Now Launcher was Google's first public launcher, and it was shipped on Nexus phones as well as millions of other devices, which was a simpler launcher for Android Ecosystem. The Google Now ...
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How to replace Google Now to TouchWiz?

If you're on 5.1, it could be: System Settings --> Default Applications --> Home. Select touchwiz and press the home key. Hope this helps.
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Shortcut/Widget to set a reminder in Google Now

Note 5 - Nova Launcher - Android v6.0.1 (and yes, i am still waiting for the update in AUSTRALIA) find the Google Calender app on your phone (mine is in the drawer) Press/hold the icon to launch the ...
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Why does OK Google voice search unlock Moto G4 Plus?

It is a feature as you can see in Lenovo forums Long press on home screen and then press on settings. Go to voice -> ok google detection and then turn off trusted voice. Another post there says ...
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Google now cannot display cards because of low storage space

Just clearing the cache didn't fix the problem. But restarting the phone afterwards solved it.
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Google now - retraining the voice model

This is sadly not possible. You could, however, say OK Google a little bit different each time it has to be recorderd. This might help to make sure that your voice is being recognized when you aren't ...
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Why is Google Now Launcher using Samsung Theme Store Icons although the theme is uninstalled?

Fyi for anyone googling this or looking for this still. I had my s7 edge display scaling set to condensed to fit more on the screen. Once I changed it back to standard (with the material Samsung theme ...
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How do I turn off Stories to Read in Google Now?

See google reply here. https://support.google.com/websearch/answer/2824784?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en Steps 1. Open Google app. 2. Goto "Settings" 3. Select "Your feed" 4. Either turn off ...
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Voice Control Offline

For that you will need the Google Now offline voice recognition. Go to settings >> Offline speech recognition (download latest supported language files). You can perform some offline voice actions (...
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Can I move up and down an on-screen page by voice command?

According to my knowledge and my researches it seems you can't. If you want to see all the voice commands you can use check this site below: https://www.google.it/amp/www.greenbot.com/article/2359684/...
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How to mark reminders as "Done" without going via Google Calendar?

I have recently discovered you can "Mark as Done" a reminder in the Google app by swiping right on the reminder itself: Note that this is only in the app, not on the notification. HOWEVER, if you ...
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Change "Note to self" email address

Ok, I finally found the answer. The option was a lot more buried than I thought it would be. Open the Google app on your phone. Press the More (hamburger) menu button, then choose "Settings". Under "...
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How do I install Google Pixel Launcher on HTC U Ultra?

If I'm getting correct, here is the direct download link of it through apkmirror, you only need to confirm it when pop up comes from your download manager. Above one is latest version of Google Now ...
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Switch "Google page" off on Android

Here are the instruction from Huaweihub on how to disable Google Feed on the P30 Lite Hold your finger on an area of blank space on the Homescreen. Select Homescreen Settings. Locate Google Feed, ...
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stop google now mid-rant?

See this reddit post, where the OP has created this web site dedicated to known Google Now commands and their variations. There is no direct way of silencing, so here is a workaround When Google is ...
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change the position of google search bar in Google Now Launcher

If you're into rooting and Xposed Framework, this module called Xposed GEL Settings has a bunch of Now Launcher-related settings, among which you can disable the permanent search bar. You can then put ...
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Google Now cards not loading

Google now is not supported everywhere. Check these links: See or remove cards in your feed Turn your feed on or off Here are few things: Check what account are you signed in to google app. If ...
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Google now cannot display cards because of low storage space

I think it is becasue of cache files go in settings>storages>cache data and clear them.
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How do I lock phone phone with OK google?

If you want a native (i.e., officially from Google) solution, you can install and use the Voice Access feature, which can also be turned on via Okay Google. Note that Voice Access allows much more ...
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Is there a Google Now command to toggle auto screen orientation?

There isn't an official Google Now commands list See this recent reddit post, where the OP has created this web site dedicated to known Google Now commands and their variations. There is no command ...
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Is there a Google Now command to toggle auto screen orientation?

After some investigation I could not find a voice command. But this can be archived by using a combination of Tasker and the AutoVoice Tasker plugin.
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Google now won't read the contents of lists

Do you have Google Talkback Installed and activated? This utility is meant specifically to help blind users interact with Android. If you have not installed, configured, and tried out Talk back yet ...
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Why does OK Google voice search unlock Moto G4 Plus?

It's part of smart lock as trusted voice. I'm using trusted location as my smart lock. Whenever I'm at home and office phone get unlocked automatically when pick it up. My home and office co ordinates ...
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Send message to telegram bot via Google Now voice command

It's not possible out of the box[1]. When you tell Google to send a message via some app, it looks for the contacts in your contacts list - where bots doesn't exist. [1] Maybe it's possible with some ...
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How does Google Now know it's listening to music?

I don't know specifics of Google's system, but there are two technologies that are relevant to solving this problem, and it may use both together (depending on circumstances). Either way, the first ...
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Selfie stick button causes google now to listen

It's a few months late but I just had the same issue on my Nexus 6p. If you're still having the issue and you're rooted I have a solution. First thing yr gonna have to do is download this app ...
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