1. leeloo67's Avatar
    Is there a list somewhere of the commands for voice typing? I've had a Nexus 7 for a few weeks and just accidentally found I could type emails and such just by speaking the email content. (Also found out I could do a lot of other things that are not in the Nexus 7 Guidebook - weird.) But I can't seem to figure out how to do things like punctuation, new paragraphs, capital letters, etc. All I've figured out is "question mark" to make a question mark. If I say anything else the actual words come up. For example if I say "period" the word period comes up. The voice recognition is spot-on so hopefully I'll be able to use it like I'm imagining

    Also, is there a Tab or Next key/function somewhere for going to the next line in forms and such?
    01-23-2013 09:47 PM
  2. mr_nobody's Avatar
    I use "period" all the time in voice dictation...strange it doesn't work for you...
    01-24-2013 08:57 AM
  3. Sheri-BB's Avatar
    Yes I use period also. But I can't get it to space after it! :/ I love this little tablet!

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9670 using Tapatalk
    01-24-2013 10:27 AM
  4. mr_nobody's Avatar
    Again, strange there's so much variance...I get an automatic space after period. I wonder if the keyboard you are using matters. I use swiftkey.
    01-24-2013 11:52 AM
  5. still1's Avatar
    voice typing is even better in JB. you can use voice typing without internet unlike iDevices

    back to topic Say comma, period, question mark, exclamation mark, or exclamation point to enter punctuation

    Type text by speaking - Android OS Help
    01-25-2013 12:47 PM
  6. leeloo67's Avatar
    The period command started working out of nowhere! Sometimes "new line" works and sometimes it puts the text "new line" up on the screen.

    But is there a "tab" key or command somewhere? Behind the Enter key, Tab and Shift-Tab are two most useful basic and critical key commands.
    02-09-2013 11:45 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Contact app doesn't appear in app drawer and is inaccessible
    By eklisiewicz in forum ASUS EeePad Transformer Prime
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-28-2012, 07:04 PM
  2. Can I read Kindle books in Google Books app? Is there a hack?
    By 6tr6tr in forum Samsung Galaxy Tab 10-inch
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-28-2011, 09:32 PM
  3. Replies: 25
    Last Post: 12-15-2010, 05:57 PM
  4. Why no calls? And is there a reliable way around that?
    By theiphonewannabe in forum Samsung Galaxy Tab
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 11-19-2010, 05:34 AM
  5. Is there a rom with sense and non-sense in it?
    By bocaccio13 in forum HTC EVO 4G Rooting, ROMs, and Hacks
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 10-30-2010, 02:11 AM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD