Learn how to use voice commands on the Motorola Moto X.

Open an app

To open apps using voice commands, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Voice Command.
  3. If necessary, tap the microphone to activate it.
  4. Speak Open + [name of app].

Voice dial a contact

To use voice dialing to call a contact, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Voice Command.
  3. If necessary, tap the microphone to activate it.
  4. Speak Call + [name of contact].
  5. If necessary, tap the desired phone number if the contact has more than one number. You can also speak the number category at the end of step 4 (for example, + [Work] ).

Write a text message (SMS) with voice

To write and send a text message (SMS) using voice commands, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Voice Command.
  3. If necessary, tap the microphone to activate it.
  4. Speak Send text + [name of contact].
  5. If necessary, speak the body of the text. Voice command will process your prompts and require confirmation before sending.
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