1. gwinegarden's Avatar
    Cortana has been a bit moody, recently. Previously, I would say, 'set an alarm for 30 minutes from now' and all was good. Yesterday, I tried it and all I got was a Bing search for alarms. Tried 'set an alarm for 10 minutes' - Bing, 'set an alarm for 10 minutes, from now' - Bing, then just 'set an alarm' - again, Bing search. Today, she's back to 'normal'. Strange.
    09-29-2014 08:59 PM
  2. gwinegarden's Avatar
    Seems she's in a bad mood, again, today. Temperamental.
    09-30-2014 07:12 PM
  3. jfa1's Avatar
    Do you have a third party alarm app installed? I used to use 627am and it caused issues with cortana and alarms . I think I could have told cortana to open the app and set an alarm. It was easier to uninstall the app and just talk with cortana
    10-01-2014 05:40 AM
  4. gwinegarden's Avatar
    Nope. My daughter says she has the same problem. One day it's OK, the next, not. Not a big deal, but a bit annoying.
    10-01-2014 07:40 AM
  5. paulsca's Avatar
    best plan is say "wake me up at...." You don't have to be asleep! Though if it is afternoon / evening you will have to say "......pm" becuse her default is am. Works every time
    10-07-2014 10:00 AM
  6. Racing Snake's Avatar
    Setting alarms is just about the only thing I use Cortana for at the moment... (in the UK, and most things done via cortana goto bing.).

    I use the command "Set alarm 5:45am". It hasn't yet failed to recognise that.
    10-09-2014 04:24 AM

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