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How to set default phone number for contacts?

Open up the Google Contacts app on Android. Go to the desired contact (do not edit the contact). Long press the phone number you want to set as the default number. You should get a pop-up dialog ...
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"Ok Google" i.e google assistant does not work for anyone but me

Train her voice by going to Settings → Google → Voice → Voice Match → OK Google Voice Model → Retrain Voice Model on 7.1.2 for other versions you may need to search in ...
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Audio notes & voice recording stop abruptly in Google Keep

After trying the voice recording I've found that the recording stops whenever there is silence for a few seconds. In other words, to make a long recording you'll need to talk continously. I've so ...
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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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Voice to text: How punctuation works in Dutch?

So far these work for me (Dutch): punt . of punt punt punt ... komma , dubbele punt : punt komma ; uitroepteken ! vraagteken ? slash / back slash \ hekje # apestaartje @ ampersand & sterretje * ...
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Voice to text: How punctuation works in Dutch?

It seems there is no support yet for punctuation marks in Dutch. Unless something has changed since this posting: Spraakgestuurd typen met deze 10 tips en trucs (Scroll down to "Tip 04: Leestekens") ...
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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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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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What do I say to make a new line when using voice recognition?

Yes, "period newline" & "newline" works, but timing is everything in this. Ex: How to get 3 carriage returns (2 more below the end of your line): At the last word in your ...
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Disable 'OK Google' recognition without completely disabling Google app

I believe this website has a guide to the solution that you're looking for. Edit: I was asked to summarize the site (Yes, I did just copy and paste the instructions for the most part): Google Now ...
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How does Samsung's Voice Recorder's Speech-to-text function store the text and sync it with the audio?

I guess I have found the answer after looking within the M4A files themselves. The text and the timestamps, if I am correct, are stored in the M4A files. I looked through the binary data of the file ...
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How do I add new text to speech entries using Gboard?

With Gboard, there's indeed currently no option to correct a word so that you can improve the speech to text recognition. The closest option is to add some entry in the Gboard personal dictionary (...
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How do I turn off speech-to-text censorship in Android 7?

The LG rebel 3 running Android nougat 7.0 there are a couple of paths to the Block offensive words toggle. First it spelled f*** missing the k but then I manually typed in the word. When I tried by ...
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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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Voice typing new line

On Android 12 with a Google Pixel 6 and Gboard voice typing, the voice command is "New line".
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Is it possible to use Google speech recognition in the Google Translate application for Android while offline?

From Google forums as of September this year You cannot translate voice offline.
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Is there a way to improve voice to text results?

With Gboard, there's indeed currently no option to correct a word so that you can improve the speech to text recognition. See https://android.stackexchange.com/a/244527/12202 for a mediocre ...
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How to force voice recognition into writing out numbers or just printing numerals?

I have a workaround where I say "zero one" or "zero two," and while that is acceptable, I was wondering if anyone found anything more precise. There currently exists no better ...
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"Use Voice with Wired Headset" Notification Stops Music

No. The Internet is full random speculation about this issue, ranging from dirty/damaged headhone jack, to hardware issues and defective headphones. All of these lame excuses are wrong. Google ...
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How it happens that I can take a picture by voice on Samsung Galaxy s7?

Each app can define voice commands it supports. Then whichever voice assistant you use will take care of matching your voice command to each app's intent. Eg see https://developers.google.com/voice-...
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Disable Google Voice typing automatic language detection

Unfortunately at the moment it is impossible to disable automatic language detection and force the speech to text to interpret spoken words with the language set manually in the keyboard.
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Android Auto language tied to phone?

For future reference: What worked for me was setting the search & voice language inside the Google App to German. Voice commands / TTS is now German while the UI is still English (my prefered way)....
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How can I enable dictation in Android messaging (texting) apps?

Dictation is managed by Input Method when you have downloaded voice recognition offline data for your preferred language at settings, Language and Input, Google Voice typing, Offline speech ...
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How to add the voice typing key to the LG keyboard on Android 6?

Here it goes: Open Settings → Language and keyboard → LG keyboard settings and there go to keyboard height and layout, then to QWERTY keyboard layout. There you will have option to ...
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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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Speech to Text apps stop after a few words

I have an old Galaxy Lite with the same problem: the microphone would cut off after a few words. Finally, I opened the Google app, opened the menu (on mine it's at the bottom right labeled "more"), ...
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Speech to Text apps stop after a few words

Try calibrating your talk to 51st in the settings menue. It will have you repeat a few words a couple times until it has full voice recognition.
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How to troubleshoot "okay google everywhere" missing from voice settings?

flash open gapps on your device the required files for google now from any screen are missing you cannot get them from playstore you need to flash them from recovery
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Accidentally Deleted Voice-to-Text app for Samsung Galaxy SIII

Not to wake an old thread but I was looking for the solution to this same problem and wasn't finding a solution. I had disabled my Google app , turning it back on fixed my issue. Settings,...
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How do I restore the microphone button on my Galaxy keyboard

Did you by any chance disable the Google App in your application manager? To find out go to settings>application manager then swipe over past "running apps", "all apps" options until you see a list ...
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