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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Enable and Use Voice Commands to Answer or Reject Call in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge provides you a set of features that will let you easily answer incoming calls in any condition so you won't miss any important one, one of which is by using the voice commands. You can use this feature to easily answer or reject call when you don't want to or cannot do so by pressing the hardkey or touching the on-screen icon.


How to enable or disable the voice commands to answer or reject call feature?
You can turn on or off this feature by using the following steps:
  1. On any screen, swipe down the top of the screen to open up the notification panel and then tap to go to the settings menu.
  2. Scroll down the screen to find Accessibility and then tap it.
    FYI, when the direct access feature is enabled and the accessibility option is selected, you can easily access the accessibility menu from any screen simply by pressing the Home key three times quickly to open up the direct access menu and then select Accessibility.
  3. Tap Answering and ending calls.
  4. Depending on your current settings, tap the ON/OFF switch next to Using voice commands to enable or disable this option. When the switch turns blue , means this option is enabled and you can use the predefined voice commands to answer or reject call.


How to answer or reject call with the voice commands?
When the voice commands to answer or reject call feature is enabled and an incoming call arrives, this icon will be displayed on the status bar. You can say "answer" to answer the call or "reject" to reject the call. The speaker will automatically turn on when you answer the call using the voice command.

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