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Can you use "OK Google" to set a timer with a label by voice?

Well, I'm a couple years late, but "set timer called 'name' 'duration'" works (most of the time).
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Can you use "OK Google" to set a timer with a label by voice?

"Ok google, set alarm label laundry for 20 minutes"
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Is there a way to use your voice to open apps in Android?

Yes, there is. At least for some app names it should work fine. You should start a voice search with the "Google App" and press the microphone button in it to speak and say "open application". I've ...
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Perfect voice recognition, but Voice Commands don't work

According to Google's help pages on using Voice within the Search app, the Voice Actions only work for a limited set of languages: For most of these tips, you need to be using Android 4.1+ in ...
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Perfect voice recognition, but Voice Commands don't work

Setting the system-wide language to English (US) (in addition to having the voice search language set to English (US)) made Voice Commands work. I tried this because of a comment by Chahk. However, I'...
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How to activate Google now voice commands from the lock screen like siri?

In Android, by default, you can't have access to Google Now when the phone is locked (maybe for security reasons), but there could be a lock screen widget for that. You can search for that.
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How to use speech-to-text offline?

There are two apps involved in this case. First one is Voice-To-Text engine app. Other one is Google app. The app you start by hitting the mic on keyboard is the former one. It normally relies on ...
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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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Using Google Voice Recognition offline

I have been able to block the shady online service and force offline mode (for termux-speech-to-text) by identifying the user which (only) runs the offending googlequicksearchbox processes (from a ...
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Google voice search crashing

At last, I found a solution. The problem was with the entry in sports section in Google Now. It can also happen with entry in stocks according to this article. Resetting the Google Now data fixed ...
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Can I unlock my phone with voice command?

I think if you search about it you may find application to do this, but i don't recommend it. because application like that need to turn on mic and process voices coming from it whole the time which ...
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Can you use "OK Google" to set a timer with a label by voice?

Unfortunately, as of this writing it is not possible to set a timer and a label with an OK Google command. OK Google only supports the basic "set timer for x-amount-of-time" and no additional ...
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How can two apps access the microphone simultaneously?

Simply you can't. because microphone just like camera is a hardware part of the phone and it's drivers connects to only one source, there is a way to make this work but it will be difficult, by using ...
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Can I unlock my phone with voice command?

The unlocking can be done via Voice Access. Refer to this answer, at worst you may need to apply screen grid to input touches by screen coordinate. As for the custom commands, I would go about that ...
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Is it possible to hide the "Listening..." popup that appears after "OK Google"?

There are ways to achieve that: Using Google search widget If you have a Google widget, simply tap the mic and say "Okay Google, the window that appears is not covering whole scren but its almost ...
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unblock device with voice control command

Yeah you can do it it's Known as trusted voice, it can unlock a phone simply by hearing its owner say 'OK, Google'. 'A warning advises that trusted voice unlocking is less secure than other options, ...
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Can you answer or reject a call with a voice comand?

You can try the app Voice Call Answer SMS Reader which claims to do what you are wanting : Now answer incoming calls and read SMS content by giving voice command to your phone. First of its kind ...
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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 to turn off voice dialler Huawei Honor 7

On Huawei Honor 5: To disable voice dialer Settings > Smart Assistance > Voice Control (disable)
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How to turn off voice dialler Huawei Honor 7

It is possible to turn this off if you switch off "voice wakeup" completely.
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Waze voice commands never work

I used Waze on Xiaomi Mi 4s and had the same problem. When I put three fingers on the screen, the microphone appeared but never had time to pronounce any words. It said, "I didn't hear you" (...
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How to use speech-to-text offline?

Okay, over a year later I have finally figured out what is going on. My carrier apparently uses "MQTT protocol," which means they need the Cellular Data option on to send texts (however, they have ...
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TTS speech from console

I normally run android tts from android terminal, just the way on linux. I achieve this with sl4a & Python4Android (github.com/kuri65536/python-for-android/releases). Here is the wrapper script ...
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How to record a short audio clip as quickly as possible

Might be a job for tasker, the most famous automation tool. Other automation tools might be capable of the same (think about llama) – but as a Tasker user I'll describe it this way (feel free to adapt)...
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Missing "Download offline speech recognition" Setting Option on Nexus 9 Lolipop

For some reason, the offline speech recognition is not on Google Settings (usually on Google Settings - Search & Now - Voice), but on device Settings: Open device Settings Go to Personal Go to ...
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How do I navigate to a contacts address using my voice

It seems to work fine for me. Try updating your Google app. Try enabling Google Settings > Accounts & privacy > Personal results and Contact recognition. Alternatively, you can get to Google ...
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Voice commands for contacts with unusual names

A simpler way to do this would be to open the contacts/people app, go to phonetic name, and use voice typing, speaking naturally, to enter it into the phonetic spelling field.
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Can I change the phrase "OK Google Now" to something else?

Moto X users (and possibly others) can now change the phrase to anything they want with the 5.0.2 updates that was just released.
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Can I change the phrase "OK Google Now" to something else?

Sorry but I found out that you can not change that phrase. I tried to but in the settings there is no option, only the enable and disable. It would be great if they did that but Google is not yet so ...
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