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iPhone/iPod Voice Commands


Staring Voice Control

Hold down the phone’s home button or the middle button on your headset until the voice feature comes up on screen and you hear a beep. This should takes about 2 seconds.

Phone Commands

Call a contact:
“Call” or “dial” plus the person’s name or nickname as entered into your address book. Eg. “Call Ben Home” or “Dial Ben Mobile”.
Music Commands
These are the same for iPhone and iPod Touch.

Start music
Say “play” or “play music”.
Play from a specific playlist
Say “play playlist” and the name of the playlist. For example, “Play playlist gym songs”.
Play from a specific album
Say “play album” plus the name of the album. For example “Play album Dark Side Of The Moon”.
Play from a specific artist
Say “play artist” plus the name of the artist. For example, “Play artist Pink Floyd”. The alternate “Play songs by” plus the name of the artist has also been reported to work.
Pause music
Say “pause” or “pause music”.
Skip to next song
Say “next song”. The shorter “next” has also been reported to work.
Go back to previous song
Say “previous song”.
Shuffle the current playlist
Just say “shuffle”.
Turn on Genius feature
Say “Genius”, “play more like this”, or “play more songs like this”.
Get information about the current track
Say “what’s playing”, or for more specific information say “what song is this”, “who sings this song”, or “who is this song by”.

Misc Commands

These are the same for iPhone and iPod Touch.

Ask the time New!
Say “what is the time” or “what time is it”.
Cancel voice control
Simply say “cancel”. With iOS 4 New! you can also say “stop”.
Get help
Say “help”.

Read more: http://atmac.org/iphone-voice-commands/#ixzz10Etdt2jg

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