FAQ - How do I use voice commands on my Nokia phone (Series 40 phone)?

To call contacts and carry out phone functions, say the voice commands.Voice commands are language-dependent. To set the language, select Menu > Settings > Phone > Language settings > Recognition lang.

To select the phone functions to activate with a voice commands, select Menu > Settings > My shortcuts > Voice commands and a folder. Scroll to a function. The voice command icon indicates that the voice tag is activated. To activate the voice tag, select Add. To play the activated voice command, select Play.To manage the voice commands, scroll to a phone function, and select from the following options:

  • Edit or Remove-to change or deactivate the voice command of the selected function
  • Add all or Remove all-to activate or deactivate voice commands to all functions in the voice commands list

Use voice commands

Note: Using voice tags may be difficult in a noisy environment or during an emergency, so you should not rely solely upon voice dialing in all circumstances.

  1. In the standby mode, press and hold the right selection key, or press and hold the volume down key. A short tone is played, and Speak now is displayed.
  2. Say the voice command clearly. If the voice recognition is successful, a list with matches is shown. The phone plays the voice command of the match on the top of the list. If the result is not the correct one, scroll to another entry. Using voice commands to carry out a selected phone function is similar to voice dialing.