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    Default Google Now To send text and email

    Thought the answer to this would be easier to find but, will Google Now voice commands now allow me to draft a text or an email and send without touching the phone.

    IIRC the last time I was using Android, it did not, it would create the message but I had to manually hit send, which kind of defeated the purpose.

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    Default Re: Google Now To send text and email

    What phone? I had a complete text conversation with my sister without ever touching my phone. I have a Moto X. I also sent a message hands-free to initiate a conversation. So, yes it's possible for text messages, not sure about emails.
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    Default Re: Google Now To send text and email

    Yes. After the OK Google command, say "text message to John Doe". It will confirm the contact and ask what the message is, at which point you'll say the message. It will ask to confirm the message and if you want to send it, say yes. It'll be sent.

    Hope this helps.

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    Default Re: Google Now To send text and email

    Quote Originally Posted by srkmagnus View Post
    Yes. After the OK Google command, say "text message to John Doe". It will confirm the contact and ask what the message is, at which point you'll say the message. It will ask to confirm the message and if you want to send it, say yes. It'll be sent.

    Hope this helps.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using AC Forums mobile app
    Just tried this, it requires you sync your contacts with Google contacts. I guess I'll be touching my phone to send text messages because I want no part of Google contacts.
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    Default Re: Google Now To send text and email

    This does not work for me
    MEssage usually is ok, but yes, send, send it do not work

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