1. jsiddle2025's Avatar
    Was wondering if there was a possibility to use cortana directly by initializing her with a headset.

    Example: Have a bluetooth earpiece in, I walk into a dentist office and set up an appointment... Would be awesome to have the ability to tap a button on the earpiece, and talk to cortana, and have her place that appointment on my calendar, have her read it back and then verify it.
    04-21-2014 11:32 AM
  2. hopmedic's Avatar
    I have used the old TellMe, initiated by BT, so I would expect Cortana to work as well. I don't have my BT headset with me, as I rarely use it, or I'd give it a try.
    04-21-2014 11:50 AM
  3. jhoff80's Avatar
    On all headsets I've tried, it's the same with both Tellme and Cortana. You press and hold the call button, after about 3 seconds the headset beeps to confirm it's sent the command, after another second or two you hear the voice command prompt, and then it works exactly as you describe.
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    04-21-2014 12:01 PM
  4. jsiddle2025's Avatar
    Amazing, thank you very much
    04-21-2014 12:19 PM
  5. Brad Miller2's Avatar
    It already does that flawlessly with my Jabra Extreme
    04-21-2014 03:10 PM
  6. Michael Herchenroder's Avatar
    I just picked up a Samsung HM3300. All I have to do is tap the button on the earpiece and the phone brings up Cortana. After a tiny wait, I hear the Cortana sound and then I can start talking. It works perfectly.

    Lumia 928 Denim (also still running Dev Preview, because I'm afraid to remove it after the Denim update)
    12-30-2014 12:16 PM
  7. ZezzeX's Avatar
    But then you feel silly as people think you are speaking to yourself.
    01-04-2015 04:33 PM
  8. gwinegarden's Avatar
    I still wish the "sound" was a bit more obvious. Sometimes, with background noise, I miss it.
    01-09-2015 03:56 PM

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